Pawar to launch slew of civic projects in Thane

NCP chief and Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar will be on a whirlwind tour of Thane on May 19 when he will attend over a dozen programmes, most of which meant to launch various civic projects at Mumbra, Kausa and Kalwa.

Rs 1,431-crore World Bank loan for AP civic projects

In a major fillip to the urban development sector in Andhra Pradesh, the World Bank has approved a loan of 300 million US dollars (approx Rs 1,431.91-crore) under the Andhra Pradesh Municipal Development Project.