Legal opinion sought on whether NHAI can build smart cities along Delhi-Mumbai Expressway: Nitin Gadkari
The Rs 1 lakh crore flagship Delhi-Mumbai Expressway project being built on a new alignment will pass through backward and far-flung tribal areas of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra and Rajasthan and is scheduled to be completed within three years.
Smart Cities Mission to support Karnataka to tackle COVID-19
The focus will be on strengthening health infrastructure, providing medical equi...
Government looking into possibility of building smart cities along Delhi-Mumbai Expressway: Nitin Gadkari
"The government is looking if NHAI ...
Railways to redevelop Nellore and Tirupati stations with private partnership
Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA) has conducted online pre-bid meetings, where firms such as GMR, Oberoi, Ambience, Adani Group, Godrej Properties, Reliance Infra, Sobha, Brigade, Embassy Group among others participated.
Five new smart cities to be investment hubs
The department for promotion of industry and internal trade is working closely with ministry of housing and urban affairs to finalise a template for the proposed smart cities. According to sources, the new smart cities would be developed as investment hubs.
Ludhiana: Smart City projects hit roadblock, thanks to Covid-19
Though sources revealed officials had tried to get permission for keeping the projects ongoing, they did not get the sanction. The officials, however, claimed their priority now was to save the public, and projects could wait.
Ahmedabad is India’s top Smart City, once again
Among the recent Smart City projects involved in the Covid-19 battle is the vegetable-on-wheels as part of which e-rickshaws frequent residential societies to facilitate sale of vegetables.
Centre to release report card of 'smart cities' in June
It will help cities in moving towards data-driven governance that will eventually improve liveability.
Armed with CCTV, GIS tech Varanasi's smart city command, control centre now 'COVID-19 War Room'
Till now, the command centre in Varanasi was being used for municipal services, traffic management and water supply among others. But following the imposition of the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, it has been turned into a 'COVID-19 War Room'. Around 15,600 people have been quarantined so far in the wake of the contagion.
Smart City Mission: Centre devises 20:20 model to boost laggard cities
Here comes the 20:20 model, under which the top 20 cities are set to be paired with the bottom 20.
SmartCity Kochi wins award for its go-green efforts
Known to be the best of the best within the facility management sector, the honour - FM Excellence Award for 2019- 2020 - comes from the Infrastructure, Facility, Human Resource and Realty Association (iNFHRA) that enables government and industry bodies to deliberate on policy issues.
PM's constituency Varanasi among 20 best performing Smart Cities to guide 'laggard' ones
The Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry has paired up 20 best performing cities with the 20 bottom cities and they will work as "sister cities".
Waterfield Advisors open fifth office at Kochi
The company has offices at Mumbai, Gurgaon, Bengaluru and Chennai and works with group of 60 prominent families in India, managing over $3.2 billion in financial assets (excluding promoter holdings) for these families.
Kolte-Patil Developers, UK’s Planet Smart City to jointly develop 5.4 acre in Pune
Kolte-Patil’s subsidiary Kolte-Patil I-Ven Townships (Pune) and the UK developer will be developing this land parcel will be jointly developed by KPIT & Planet in the profit sharing model.
India requires one city of Chicago size to be built every year for next ten years: Aghi
President of the US India strategic and Partnership forum feels that India can follow the success path of Singapore to build a robust public-private-partnership for funding all Smart Cities projects. "Change in behaviour of citizens has to come in. The leaders of the cities have to be fiscally responsible too," he said.
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