User: fredericknoronha Topic: Urban Planning
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UP government appoints Guv to help address homebuyers’ plaint 24.5.2017 DNA: Opinion
Uttar Pradesh government has selected Governor Ram Naik and the yet-to-be-appointed additional chief secretary of state housing and urban planning, as authorities to whom homebuyers can voice their complaints. The duo have been appointed in the absence of Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) for which thousands of homebuyers in UP-NCR, especially in Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad have been pressing for. The authority was supposed to come into effect from May 1, but as of now there has been no sign of its formation.        “Since RERA has not been formed in the state, the UP Governor and additional chief secretary of UP housing and planning department will hear complaints till the body is formed,” Special secretary of UP housing and urban department Shiv Janam Chaudhary told DNA. The state government was to form the authority within one year of the commencement of the Real Estate (Regulation & Development) Act, 2016. The Act which came into force on May 1, mandates a regulatory authority for ...
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Long wait before you see Metro on Kanpur Road 22.5.2017 TOI: Lucknow Times
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Major reshuffle in UP: 74 IAS officials transferred, CM finally gets principal secretary 19.5.2017 TOI: Cities
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74 IAS officials transferred in UP, CM finally gets principal secretary 19.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
In yet another major rejig of the state's bureaucracy, the Uttar Pradesh government on Friday transferred 74 IAS officials, while Sashi Prakash Goel has been appointed as Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
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Modi govt walks the talk, has exceeded work done by UPA in 10 years: Venkaiah Naidu 19.5.2017 India Today| Must Read
Union Minister of Urban Development M. Venkaiah Naidu talks about his ministry's achievements and challenges on completion of three years of Narendra Modi government. Here is the full interview:
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Low hedges can reduce air pollution in cities more effectively 17.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The harmful impact of urban air pollution could be combated by strategically placing low hedges along roads in a built-up environment of cities instead of taller trees, research has found.
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Bids for MUDA master plan opened 16.5.2017 Hindu: Home
Five-member team to finalise agency today
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Urban flood and effective management strategies 15.5.2017 Kangla Online
Urban flood and effective management strategies
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Draft development plan offers mangrove land on a platter to Mumbai’s builders 11.5.2017 TOI: Mumbai
Mumbai, whose seams had burst decades ago, could now lose its mangroves to builders, legally. The latest Mumbai Draft Development Plan (DP 2014-2034) has included the entire mangrove land at the Thane creek in the city’s land area, opening up a way for builders to take over the area.
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One Mega Event marks a successful beginning 10.5.2017 New Kerala: India News
One Mega Event marks a successful beginning
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Naidu to global funding agencies: Focus on inclusive urban development 10.5.2017 New Kerala: India News
Naidu to global funding agencies: Focus on inclusive urban development
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One Mega Event marks a successful beginning 10.5.2017 Sify Finance
[India], May 10 (ANI-NewsVoir): One Mega Event not only brought new technologies to the fore but created an optimistic furor with a host of innovative and creative solutions on display for the
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Programme on problems of tribal people concludes 10.5.2017 Hindu: Cities
A collaborative effort by the Keystone Foundation, and Cornell University to study various issues plaguing tribal communities, wildlife and urban spaces, has concluded here. The Nilgiri Field Learnin...
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Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu asks global funding agencies to focus on inclusive urban development 10.5.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Newly elected President of the Governing Council of UN-Habitat and Minister of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu today urged the international funding agencies to support programmes aimed at promoting inclusive urban development that benefits all sections of the society in the context of rapid urbanization in developing countries.
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India elected president of UN-Habitat 9.5.2017 Hindu: National
India has been unanimously elected as the president of the UN-Habitat, an organ of the United Nations promoting sustainable human settlements across the globe.UN-Habitat reports to the United Nations...
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India elected president of UN-Habitat 8.5.2017 TOI: India
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Venkaiah Naidu to chair governing council meeting in Nairobi from today 8.5.2017 New Kerala: India News
Venkaiah Naidu to chair governing council meeting in Nairobi from today
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India unanimously elected to head UN-Habitat, the United Nations’ Human Settlements Programme 8.5.2017 Govt of india: PIB
India has been unanimously elected as the President of the UN-Habitat, an organ of the United Nations’ Organisation (UNO) that promotes socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements across the world, after 10 years.
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No changes around heritage structure: Sidhu tells PUDA 8.5.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Make cities maker-centric 6.5.2017 Hindu: Crafts
Cities everywhere are combining craft, creativity, technology and marketing by promoting mixed-use neighbourhoods
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