Farmers, builders can now be partners for integrated townships: GDA VC

Ghaziabad Development Authority's proposal suggesting partnership between farmers and builders for integrated townships has got the state government's approval, its chairman Santosh Kumar Yadav said on Saturday.

Housing society scam: ED files chargesheet against builder,aide

Enforcement Directorate (ED) today filed a chargesheet against a local builder and his accomplice in connection with alleged scam of Rs five crore involving a housing society here.

Goa building collapse: AAP alleges builder-neta nexus

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has alleged that "criminal" collusion between politicians, bureaucrats and builders was one of the major causes behind the collapse last week of the under-construction building in Canacona, which claimed 24 lives.

Thane building collapse: 2 builders withdraw bail pleas

Two builders arrested in connection with the building collapse in Mumbra town in the district in April, which claimed 74 lives and left 62 injured, today withdrew their bail applications in a sessions court in Thane.

Don`t pay retrospective VAT to builders: BJP to flat buyers

BJP in Maharashtra on Tuesday asked those who have bought flats during 2006-10 not to pay heed to the notices sent to them by builders to pay the VAT amount.

Farmers, Gr Noida Authority reach agreement

Noida Extension land acquisition row was resolved on Saturday with an agreement between Greater Noida Authority and farmers of Patwari village.

Noida Extn: Hopes of `dream home` dashed for many

35-year-old Dhiraj Sharma was
hoping to move to his new flat in Greater Noida in a couple of
years for which he had paid the initial amount to a renowned
builder.

TMC cracks down on builders

In major crack-down on the errant
developers, the Thane Municipal Corporation has recovered over
Rs 14 crore as fine in the current year.

Bill to protect home buyers from fly-by-night developers soon

The much-awaited Real Estate Regulation Bill, 2011, which seeks to protect home-buyers from fly-by-night developers, is under process of consultation by various ministries.

Publish names of builders seeking regularisation: HC

The Bombay High Court on Thursday directed
the state government to ask all the municipal corporations in
the state to publish names of the developers who have sought
regularisation of unauthorised structures, in newspapers.

Govt ignoring violation of environment norms by builders: Cong

Senior Congress leader Mukesh
Agnihotri on Thursday came down heavily on the Himachal Pradesh
government for allegedly ignoring violations of environment
norms by builders.

Stonehenge builders familiar with ball bearing technology

Neolithic engineers may have used ball bearings in the construction of Stonehenge.

UP offers sops to builders interested in setting up townships

The UP government is targeting to attract Rs 10,000 crore investment under its new
township scheme and has decided to offer various incentives such as single window clearance and rebate on stamp duty on
land for the purpose.

Disclose all loan details to home buyers: RBI to builders

The Reserve Bank on Thursday made it
mandatory for builders borrowing funds from banks to disclose
their loan details to the home buyers.