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Biggest fight is against perception that big cos do cozy deals with govt: Montek Singh Ahluwalia

Montek Singh’s comments come in the backdrop of allegations of crony capitalism flying thick and fast.

Insurers reluctant to take up Essar’s $6-bn export deal

According to industry sources, Essar had approached state-owned Export Credit Guarantee Corporation but it responded with reluctance.

Patiala to get new mayor on April 2

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.

On duty,Tanker No. 233

All of them want water—and they all want it “now”.

City suburbs to get four new hospitals,says health minister

Residents of Mumbai’s distant suburbs that have a crying need for better medical services have a glimmer of hope.

BMC seeks ‘vital public project’ tag for Tansa rehabilitation

The BMC is all set to seek the Supreme Court’s 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.

Govt gives MCD 5.5 pc of its earnings

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.

MCD gives Delhi cricketers a waiver from property tax

The cricket World Cup fever refuses to die and the rewards for the Men in Blue keep rolling,sometimes from unexpected quarters.

MCD panel sounds warning: Water in our schools unsafe,kids must get own bottles

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.

10 months on,Seven Hills yet to ink MoU with BMC

It is the civic body’s first major public-private partnership project in healthcare,but the Seven Hills Hospital in Marol has not inked the crucial Memorandum of Understanding.

MCD top officers move to Civic Centre

Despite their floors in the new headquarters of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi not being given the mandatory fire clearance.

Palika Bazaar renovation to finish in 2 weeks,with 2 escalators

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.

Gujarat HC raps director of municipalities for ‘illegal’ order

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’s water for all is a first in India

Vijayawada has become the country’s first city to have ensured universal access to treated water.

Games infrastructure losing sheen due to shoddy upkeep,says Walia

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,Delhi’s Finance and Urban Development minister A K Walia feels.