Time to stop mega housing projects: Goa minister

The time has come to stop mega housing projects in Goa, because the state may not be in a position to provide water to all its residents in the near future, Goa Forest and Environment Minister Alina Saldanha said Monday.

Housing shortage needs to be addressed: Prez

Prez Pranab Mukherjee today asked banks and the private sector to find ways to help economically weaker sections who are worst affected as they find it difficult to access credit.

Only 22 of 1,517 housing projects completed under JNNURM: CAG

Only 22 of the 1,517 housing projects approved under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission were completed by March 2011, the CAG has stated.

Loan for housing projects after quake certificate

Government is preparing a set of
guidelines making it mandatory for a person seeking a bank
loan for an infrastructure or housing project to give a
self-certified disaster resilience certificate.

Projects worth Rs.34,000 crore approved under housing scheme

A total of 1,304 projects for providing affordable housing and basic amenities costing Rs.33,860 crore have been approved under a flagship scheme of the government, according to a statement by the ministry of housing.

Lack of land delaying police housing projects: Par Panel told

Unavailability of adequate land
and lack of coordination among government agencies was leading
to delays in fulfilling the housing needs of police and
paramilitary forces, a Parliament panel was told on Wednesday.