Delhi homebuyers duped under fake housing scheme, FIR lodged

Last year, Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri cautioned homebuyers against fraudulent activities by builders and promoters under the name of PMAY-U to lure customers, when they had ‘nothing to do’ with the scheme.

Swachh Bharat Mission needs to clean up the lives of sanitation workers

The levying of 2 per cent cess when the programme was launched created popular notions that tax paying citizens are responsible for cleaning our cities.


HDFC disburses Rs 1,100 crore subsidy to 51,000 home buyers under PMAY

HDFC has provided loans of over Rs 9,800 crore under PMAY-Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS), to these customers belonging to EWS, LIG and MIG category, the housing finance firm said in a statement.

Pune Municipal Corporation relies on private sector to achieve its PMAY target

The flats under construction by private sector and those by PMC will be ready by 2022.

15% houses completed in urban areas under Centre's flagship PMAY scheme in 3 years: Ministry

The opposition Congress hit out the central government, saying the scheme was turning out to be yet another "jumla" (gimmick).

Government working to free housing sector of corruption, middlemen, says PM Modi

PM Modi also said that use of latest technology is ensuring faster building of houses for the poor in rural and urban areas at an affordable cost.


PMAY: Availability of land an issue, says Venkaiah Naidu

Out of the target of 1.7 crore houses under PMAY, the government has so far approved 18.76 lakh.

Government plans vouchers to subsidise rent for urban poor

The voucher scheme is supposed to act as an intervention for LIG and EWS segments who are forced to seek accommodation elsewhere in the face of inadequate social rental housing.

Urban Development: Bottom-up approach is the key: PM Narendra Modi

Releases guidelines for the three missions — Smart Cities, AMRUT, Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana.