Montek Singh’s comments come in the backdrop of allegations of crony capitalism flying thick and fast.
According to industry sources, Essar had approached state-owned Export Credit Guarantee Corporation but it responded with reluctance.
A month after Patiala mayor Jaspal Singh Pradhan resigned over his alleged role in the murder of a married woman,the government announced that the city will get a new mayor on April 2.
All of them want waterand they all want it now.
Residents of Mumbais distant suburbs that have a crying need for better medical services have a glimmer of hope.
The BMC is all set to seek the Supreme Courts nod to declare the work of rehabilitating slumdwellers living along the Tansa water supply mains in the city as a vital public project and thus extend the cut-off date for slumdwellers eligible for free rehousing from 1995 to January 1,2000.
The Government of NCT has given the Municipal Corporation of Delhi Rs 143 crore in recognition of several policy related reforms made by the civic agency.
The cricket World Cup fever refuses to die and the rewards for the Men in Blue keep rolling,sometimes from unexpected quarters.
The Education Committee of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi has urged the Delhi government to renew its efforts for providing clean drinking water to MCD schools,35 of which have no water supply at present.
It is the civic bodys first major public-private partnership project in healthcare,but the Seven Hills Hospital in Marol has not inked the crucial Memorandum of Understanding.
Despite their floors in the new headquarters of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi not being given the mandatory fire clearance.
The Palika Bazaar at Connaught Place will finally complete its makeover in a few weeks time. For months now,the market was waiting for escalators,the last step towards completion of the project.
The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday criticised an order passed by the Director of Municipalities Sonal Mishra and observed that prima facie it appeared that the order was passed with extraneous considerations.
Vijayawada has become the countrys first city to have ensured universal access to treated water.
Infrastructure created or upgraded for the Commonwealth Games last year,from crores of rupees of the taxpayers money,is being wasted as a result of poor maintenance,Delhis Finance and Urban Development minister A K Walia feels.