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Lowest bidder likely to bag Worli-Sewri project

Simplex Infrastructures Ltd has quoted the lowest bid among the five tenders the MMRDA received.

Execution of PFRDA Act a major task: FM

Development Authority Act 2013 in letter and spirit is a major task before the government.


Metro may see delay as MMRDA mulls single-phase rollout

The city’s development authority is now planning to open the 11.4 km Metro line in a single phase instead of commissioning the Metro corridor in two phases.

NPS trumps EPF in returns game

The National Pension System has given returns ranging between 8 and 14 per cent in 2012-13.

MMRDA devises ways to reduce cost of land acquisition

Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority is looking at ways to substantially reduce the cost of land acquisition for the Virar-Alibaug multi modal corridor and make the process simpler.

GLADA issues public notice to 114 illegal colonies around city

Greater Ludhiana Area Development Authority issued notice to 114 unauthorised colonies that have mushroomed around the city during the last few years.


Green cover under threat,opinion divided

Even as Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan announced an in-principle clearance to four per cent construction on hilltop and hill slopes,the much-awaited Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority remains a non-starter.

Day after building fell,MCD woke up on abadi plan

MCD issued a circular to okay sanctioning of building plans in village abadis,unauthorised regularised colonies and special areas.

UP gets three new districts: Prabuddhanagar,Panchsheel Nagar,Bhimnagar

On the first day of her statewide tour,Chief Minister Mayawati on Wednesday announced the creation of three more districts — Prabuddhanagar,Panchsheel Nagar and Bhimnagar — and reiterated her old demand for dividing Uttar Pradesh into smaller states.

Development authority to undertake housing project for urban poor

The cancellation of the DB Realty project under the Pimpri -Chinchwad New Town Development Authority will now see the authority take the lead and start the project for the urban poor.