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Apr 05, 2017
MCD Election: AAP govt's curtailing of funds for housing schemes may cost party dearly in pollsDespite the AAP government’s repeated efforts to appear pro-poor before the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) election, a key document reveals a major curtailing of funds in housing schemes for slum-dwellers
Apr 04, 2017
Goa CM Manohar Parrikar walks a tightrope as loyalty of MLAs is not guaranteedThe biggest question that will continue to haunt CM Manohar Parrikar is whether this will be long-lasting or fragile given Goa’s political unpredictability.
Mar 02, 2017
Karnataka govt scraps Bengaluru steel flyover project in a major victory to citizens' protestsIn a major victory to protesting Bengaluru residents, the Karnataka government on Thursday decided to withdraw the steel flyover project connecting Chalukya circle to the Hebbal flyover. Reports suggest that Karnataka Urban Development minister KJ george will soon announce the decision in public.
Feb 28, 2017
Government proposes 6-fold hike in urban reform incentive fundThese set of reforms were recommended by a group of secretaries for bringing in transformation in the urban sector.
Jan 13, 2017
East Delhi residents doomed to a 'stinky' life as talks to end sanitation workers' strike failSanitation workers said that apart from clearing salary dues they have also been demanding cashless health insurance benefit from the corporation, which also has not been met.
Dec 26, 2016
Investment in irrigation leads to social satisfaction: FM Arun JaitleyAndhra Pradesh was handed over cheque of Rs 1,981 crore for implementing multi-purpose Polavaram project, while Maharashtra and Gujarat received Rs 756 crore and Rs 463 crore respectively as part of Rs 20,000 crore Long Term Irrigation Fund announced in the Budget this year.
Dec 25, 2016
Delhi's Kathputli Colony demolition: Residents protest the loss of homes, and a way of lifeAs approximately 2800 families to be relocated from Delhi’s well known Kathputli Colony in Shadipur await their new homes, and lose their old ones, photographer Sanjukta Basu is on hand to document the transition
Nov 23, 2016
Demonetisation helps Maharashtra govt recover long-pending dues and local taxesThe Centre's demonetisation move has helped the Maharashtra government recover a good amount of long-pending dues by way of local taxes in the past 15 days, as defaulters were allowed to pay arrears in scrapped notes
Sep 29, 2016
Bombay High Court suggests Maharashtra government to restrict to one car per familyThe HC suggested this while hearing a PIL on the lack of adequate parking spaces in Mumbai
Aug 07, 2016
Not only Andhra Pradesh, nine other states want special status: Venkaiah NaiduOn the grant of special status to AP, the Union Minister said a dilemma had arisen following the recommendations of the 14th Finance Commission.