Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 20:25
BJP president Rajnath Singh on Friday took a swipe at the Centre and Delhi governments, saying internal migration have taken place due to wrong policies of the Congress and if voted to power, his party would identify such migrants and ensure their basic necessities are met.
Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 00:02
Bombay High Court rejected appeal filed by HDIL against court`s order upholding termination of the contract between HDIL and Mumbai International Airport Ltd for Airport slum re-development project.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 17:08
Rumour has it there`s a fresh delivery of milk inside, so there is expectant chatter among the Venezuelan housewives, pensioners and teenagers lining up in the hundreds at the Bicentenario store.
Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013, 11:43
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has given administrative approval for demolishing over 3,500 old houses constructed by Slum Clearance Board (TNSCB) in the state.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 14, 2013, 15:01
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday hoped Chandigarh would soon become India`s "first slum-free city", as he handed over keys to newly-built flats to slum dwellers.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 14, 2013, 13:02
Noting that rapid urbanisation has led to the problem of growing slums in cities, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said the Centre plans to construct over 15 lakh houses for the urban poor.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 19:45
CPI(M) veteran Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee today said the Left would not allow eviction of slum dwellers by realtors for setting up malls and buildings.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 12:39
Police officers investigating the death of a teenager clashed with residents of a Rio de Janeiro slum, police said as Brazilians staged a series of protests on issues ranging from alleged police brutality to low wages.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 04, 2013, 19:46
Delhi BJP promised to provide flats to each and every family living in over 600 slum clusters if it wins the assembly polls slated for November.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 21:35
It was a memorable day for the slum dwellers of Kachchpura near the Taj Mahal here as they had a VIP visitor -- US second lady Jill Biden who spent nearly an hour with them.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 13:37
Nine people, including one police officer, were fatally shot during gunbattles that erupted in a slum complex near Rio international airport, authorities said in an updated toll.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 15:46
The Rajiv Awas Yojana is billed as the government’s most ambitious scheme for ridding the country of slums.
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