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BMC chief sets up panel

March 06, 2014 2:25 am

The court had also held a rule permitting 1.5 metre passage on small plots under redevelopment as a fire hazard and thus invalid.

BMC puts onus of structural stability on builders, makes approvals more stringent

February 17, 2014 1:13 am

Move comes after a spate of building collapses last year. Builders, however, say the plan is not foolproof

Civic chief asks BMC,fire dept to adhere to SC order on open spaces

December 26, 2013 2:13 am

Builders’ body plans to file review petition in apex court

BMC earns Rs 1,900 cr from fungible FSI premium in first 6 months this year

October 16, 2013 12:38 am

In the corresponding period last fiscal,it had collected Rs 1,600 crore.

City anchor: Architects,engineers present ‘corrupt’ picture of civic officials

April 24, 2013 12:54 am

Greedy civic officials,lack of services despite huge payments,extortion by politicians and RTI activists,and a deaf administration these were a few of the issues raised by a forum of architects and engineers associated with BMC at a meeting Monday to address concerns over bureaucratic hurdles and delays in approvals for building projects.

Old clause intact in new laws,realtors to protest

January 09, 2012 1:11 am

The city’s dominant real estate associations are set to lodge their protest against the clause in the new set of building laws that still allows the municipal commissioner to continue wielding discretionary powers over the building approval process.