Naidu asks CPWD to be 'transparent and efficient'

Seeking speedy execution of the projects by the Central Public Works Department (CPWD), Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Monday asked the construction major to be more "efficient, transparent and accountable" in its functioning.

CPWD puts full work details in public domain

 With an aim to bring transparency, the Central Public Works Department (CPWD) has placed full details of its 7,676 works costing over Rs 40,679 crore on its official website.

Venkaiah Naidu asks CPWD to speed up work, ensure transparency

With 400 projects costing over Rs 5 crore each running behind schedule, Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu has asked CPWD to tone up its functioning and ensure timely completion of works besides maintaining transparency.

CPWD burdened with outdated practices: President

President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday described the CPWD as "burdened with outdated practices", urging it to evolve into a smart and dynamic organisation.

In prime location of Delhi, Mayawati has 4 bungalows

BSP supremo Mayawati has combined three bungalows into one in the prime location of the Lutyen`s zone of Delhi and the unauthorised construction has come under the scanner of state-builder Central Public Works Department (CPWD).

Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi live in unsafe houses

Five-hundred VIP addresses in the capital, including the Prime Minister and Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s residence, have been declared dangerous by CPWD.

Over 5000 govt residences to be built in southwest Delhi

In an effort to meet the shortage of accommodation for government officers, Centre is working on building over 5,000 houses as part of a 240 acre residential project in Ghitorni in southwest Delhi.

VK Gupta new chief of CPWD

V K Gupta, the special DG in Central Public Works Department (CPWD) Headquarters, has taken over as the Director General of the organisation.

Afghan parliament building to be ready by Dec: CPWD

"The Afghan Parliament building is expected to be complete by December 2013," Rakesh Mishra, Special DG, CPWD said.

Parliament building needs renovation: CPWD

The 85-year old Indian Parliament building needs renovation, according to Central Public Works Department(CPWD).

Withholding pension without departmental probe wrong

An employee cannot be denied his pensionary benefits without a departmental probe holding him guilty of committing a wrong act, the Delhi High Court has ruled.

CAG lambastes CPWD for CWG mess

The Comptroller and Auditor General has found that CPWD showed favouritism to certain contractors.

CPWD terms Shunglu Committee report as "one-sided"

Trashing the findings of the
Shunglu Committee, which looked into alleged irregularities
in Commonwealth Games projects, the CPWD on Tuesday said the panel
report is "one-sided and lacks engineering perception".

Minor fire at CPWD building

A minor fire broke out on Sunday
in Central Public Works Department
building in Delhi, a fire department official said.