Venkaiah Naidu makes surprise visit to Nirman Bhawan

Union Housing and Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday made an unannounced visit to the ministry here and expressed "displeasure" over the late arrival of officials and poor maintenance of the place.

Urban Development secy reviews tramways service in Kolkata

A hands-on review of the tramways service`s functioning in the metropolis was today carried out by Union Urban Development Secretary Sudhir Krishna.

Chidambaram rejects charge of humiliating Urban Development Secretary

Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday rejected a charge by an officer that he had insulted him during a meeting and said he had not hurt anyone`s feelings.

Top bureaucrat claims Chidambaram humiliated him over `poor` English

In yet another embarrassment for the Congress-led government at the Centre, Urban Development Secretary Sudhir Krishna has alleged “humiliating treatment” meted out to him by Finance Minister P Chidambaram, a news channel reported on Wednesday.

Failure in sending replies: PAC refuses to hear UD Secy

Peeved at the failure of Urban Development Ministry in replying to a set of questions on the Commonwealth Games, Public Accounts Committee on friday refused to listen to the Secretary.