Houses

Tamil Nadu Govt to sanction three lakh houses in 2017-18; Venkaiah Naidu

Tamil Nadu Govt to sanction three lakh houses in 2017-18; Venkaiah Naidu

Tamil Nadu would sanction three lakh houses in 2017-18 under the central government's 'Housing for All' scheme.

May 14, 2017, 18:13 PM IST
PM Modi's New Year speech: New housing schemes announced

PM Modi's New Year speech: New housing schemes announced

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced that the government would give the rebate of three and four percent on interest rates to the people who seek loans to build their houses in 2017.

Dec 31, 2016, 20:23 PM IST

West Bengal: Rampaging elephant damages houses in Siliguri

A rampaging elephant today strayed from Baikunthapur forest area and entered Siliguri town damaging buildings there, police said.

Feb 13, 2016, 00:29 AM IST

Govindpura : All houses now have LPG connection in this village

While residents of many villages are still struggling to pile up wood in order to cook food, village Govindpura on the other hand, has got LPG connection in each resident's house.

Jan 20, 2016, 21:20 PM IST

Need to build environmentally friendly houses

Why not build houses the environmentally friendly way? That is a question an increasing number of people across the developing world - environmentalists, town planners, architects and others - have been asking of late.

Aug 04, 2015, 13:52 PM IST

Andhra government sanctions 2 lakh houses for rural poor

 Andhra Pradesh government has sanctioned two lakh houses for the rural poor of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Other Backward Classes (OBC) communities, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu announced on Saturday.

Aug 01, 2015, 15:27 PM IST
Nepal quake: Flat owners baulk at return to high-life

Nepal quake: Flat owners baulk at return to high-life

His luxury flat had views of the Himalayas to make the heart soar but Dan Bahadur Budhathoki is going to take some persuading to move back into Kathmandu`s 17-storey Park View Horizon apartment blo

Jul 08, 2015, 11:23 AM IST

Gujarat to adopt `redevelopment policy' for affordable housing

The Gujarat government is all set to announce a 'redevelopment policy' to initiate building of affordable houses in place of old colonies, a senior official said here on Monday.

Jun 01, 2015, 10:18 AM IST

Every household in Delhi to pay environment compensation, says NGT

Every household in the city will now have have to pay a minimum environment compensation of Rs 100 for generating sewage, National Green Tribunal Friday said.

May 08, 2015, 21:19 PM IST

10.2 million houses in urban India lying vacant: CBRE

Even as the country faces a shortage of 19 million houses, around 10.2 million completed units are lying vacant, which can be absorbed under rental housing programme for weaker sections, says property consultant CBRE.

Apr 29, 2015, 12:19 PM IST

Rampur dalits' tough choice- home or religion!

Protesting against a proposed demolition drive by the Rampur administration, around 80 Dalit families in Rampur, a city of western Uttar Pradesh, have said that they will convert to Islam on Ambedk

Apr 13, 2015, 22:09 PM IST

Rampur dalits' tough choice- home or religion! Part-2

Protesting against a proposed demolition drive by the Rampur administration, around 80 Dalit families in Rampur, a city of western Uttar Pradesh, have said that they will convert to Islam on Ambedk

Apr 13, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

Maharashtra govt to build 11 lakh houses in Mumbai

Maharashtra government will construct 11 lakh houses in Mumbai and about seven lakh in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR), state Housing Minister Prakash Mehta said on Tuesday.

Mar 31, 2015, 14:49 PM IST

PM Modi to provide 50,000 homes in Jaffna

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will provide 50,000 homes in Jaffna, Sri Lanka.

Mar 11, 2015, 09:20 AM IST

25,000 new houses to be made for policemen in MP: Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced that 25,000 new houses would be constructed for policemen in the state.

Mar 05, 2015, 15:09 PM IST

'Swapnadanam' screened to packed houses after 38 yrs

Thirty-eight years after it made a scorching debut at the celluloid, K G George's 'Swapnadanam' was screened to a full house at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in the auteur's presence.

Jan 12, 2015, 17:35 PM IST

India constructs 16,00 houses in Lanka in 2014

 India on Thursday said it has achieved an important milestone by constructing 16,000 houses in Sri Lanka during 2014, meeting the target set for the year.

Jan 01, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

UN, PNA to rebuild 24,000 destroyed Gaza houses

 The UN has notified the Palestinian National Authority (PNA) that construction raw material to rebuild some 24,000 destroyed houses will be allowed soon into Gaza Strip, a senior official said Monday.

Nov 24, 2014, 21:14 PM IST

'Most new Malayali producers don't even own houses'

PanajiOver 100 Malayalam films are made every year, but it is not a cash rich industry.

Nov 23, 2014, 10:24 AM IST

Japanese firm to build houses in India in JV; to invest Rs 6k cr

Developer Group is promoted by Japanese investors but managed by Indian professionals.

Nov 05, 2014, 18:17 PM IST