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Mar 06, 2017
Modi govt's Smart City scheme may make housing unaffordable for poor, says UN reportThe Smart City scheme of Government of India might broaden the gap between the rich and poorer cities with an overreliance on technology possibly resulting in an unaffordable housing for the poor, a United Nations expert says in a report to the current UN Human Rights Council (HRC) session
Jan 30, 2017
Higher budgetary allocation to railways, roads, ports can kickstart the ailing investment cycleInfra sector expects some more innovative project models like the Hybrid Annuity Model (HAM) which was taken up in roads sector which can result in better risk sharing and attract participation
Jan 27, 2017
Smart Cities need access to external funding; here's how Arun Jaitley can do it in budgetThe total investment required as per the Smart City proposals of 60 cities is estimated at Rs 1.34 lakh crore or approximately $20 billion
Jan 20, 2017
PM's digital dream: Why Amravati should be the pilot smart cityThough the government’s heart is at the right place insofar as smart cities are concerned, its actions have been incremental, small and unfocused.
Jan 18, 2017
Real Estate sector needs incentives in this budget for building Smart City missionLocal Bodies need to understand their cities in great depth and require leadership qualities, vision and capacity assistance to act decisively
Jan 13, 2017
Odisha: Smart city Bhubaneswar's cops are not equipped to protect womenBhubaneswar is bracing up to be one of the smartest cities in the country and security and safety should take top priority. Else, it will become a city where hooligans run riot and law keepers prefer to plod, and the women prefer to stay indoors.
Dec 24, 2016
Narendra Modi inaugurates NISM campus: Full text of PM’s speechNarendra Modi, speaking at the inauguration of the National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) campus on Saturday, stressed upon the need for greater vigilance in the securities and exchange markets
Dec 21, 2016
Demonetisation: Strong foundation laid for real estate but price correction could be limitedReal estate had been witnessing a slowdown for the past three years, but the slowdown induced by the demonetisation move has halted the deals
Nov 30, 2016
Narendra Modi's ideas are grand break from the past, but when will we see results?Make in India, bullet train, Smart Cities, Swachch Bharat, surgical strike, demonetisation. All of these and other initiatives of Modi share a pattern. They represent a grand break from the past. They promise to rip away the old and decayed and replace it with something new and better.
Nov 15, 2016
India, Israel to intensify cooperation in defence, fight against terror and investment: ModiIndia and Israel on Tuesday decided to further "broad-base" their already close defence partnership and intensify cooperation in combating radicalisation and extremism.