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Varanasi on road to become a smart city, to have ropeways to ease road congestion

The first proposed route of the ropeway would be Shivpur to Sigra and Lanka while the second route would be from Kuccheri to Lahurabir, Maidagin and Gudauliya. 

Jun 12, 2019, 14:54 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi launches projects worth Rs 2,980 cr in Agra

PM Narendra Modi launched the Gangajal project to provide better and more assured water supply and also laid the foundation stone for an Integrated Command and Control Centre for the Agra Smart City project.

Jan 09, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

ABB India signs MoU with IIT Roorkee for Smart Cities mission pilot project

The ABB (India) Limited has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR) to technical cooperation for the construction of an operational smart electricity distribution network and management system in the campus. The move is aimed to serve as a pilot project for the Smart Cities mission of the Narendra Modi government.

Jul 05, 2018, 17:45 PM IST

Shillong becomes 100th city to be developed under Smart Cities Mission

The ministry had kept the slot for the 100th city, Shillong, vacant as it could not submit its proposal on time.

Jun 20, 2018, 22:18 PM IST

1,333 projects worth Rs 50,626 crores completed under Smart Cities Mission

Close to 400 projects worth Rs 325 crores have already been completed under AMRUT.

May 18, 2018, 14:40 PM IST

Budget 2018: Rs 2.04 lakh crore for 99 cities under Smart City programme

This segment of Zee News brings to you information about Rs 2.04 lakh crore for 99 cities under Smart City programme. Watch this video for more information.

Feb 01, 2018, 15:42 PM IST

Names of 9 more smart cities announced – Check out the complete list

The Narendra Modi government seems to be expanding its smart city programme. In the latest move, the government has added nine more cities to the programme, which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi two years ago.

Jan 21, 2018, 15:38 PM IST

Names of 30 more smart cities announced – Check out the complete list

Has your city made it to the list of 30 smart cities announced today? Know.

Jun 23, 2017, 11:30 AM IST

Government announces names of 30 more smart cities; Thiruvanathapuram tops list

30 cities announced today proposed a total investment of Rs 57,393 crore under respective smart city plans.

Jun 23, 2017, 11:08 AM IST

'Smart City' remains top agenda in NDMC's Rs 3,600 crore budget

'Smart City' has been the focus of NDMC budget for the third consecutive year with the 2015-16 and 2016-17 budget focusing on initiatives to bag the smart city tag.

Jan 13, 2017, 18:25 PM IST

Smart City: Government to add 40 more towns to list, says Naidu

The government on Wednesday informed that it would adding 40 more towns to list of Smart Cities in the country thereby taking the total number to 100.

Jan 11, 2017, 21:39 PM IST

India needs to create smart villages, not just smart cities: Anand Mahindra

Mahindra and Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra said here on Wednesday that India needed to create smart villages and not just smart cities in order to lead the technology boom.

Sep 28, 2016, 22:29 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi's ambitious Smart Cities plan squeezing out slum dwellers: Activists

India`s drive to overhaul its cities to accommodate a growing population of migrants will force tens of thousands of people from their slum homes as city planners spruce up central business districts and build metro train lines, activists say.

Sep 28, 2016, 18:42 PM IST

India 'far, far away' from having smart cities: Narayana Murthy

Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy has said engineers prefer bigger cities for work, even as he rued that India is "far, far away" from having smart cities, one of the flagship programmes of the government.

Aug 15, 2016, 18:29 PM IST

Smart Cities: India is far, far away from the dream, says Narayana Murthy

Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy Thursday said the country was "far, far away" from realising the ambition of developing smart cities, a flagship programme of the Narendra Modi government.

Aug 12, 2016, 00:09 AM IST

'India more than capable of achieving 100 Smart City goal'

The notification provided for a consolidated pay package of Rs 4.5 lakh for Chairpersons of sector regulators.

Jul 27, 2016, 14:44 PM IST

PM Modi launches Smart City projects in Pune, calls it "People's Mission"

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched 14 integrated urban development projects in Pune, marking the first anniversary of the launch of Smart Cities mission.

Jun 25, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

Congress protests ahead of PM Narendra Modi's Smart City event in Pune

Holding black flags, Congress workers on Saturday protested ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Smart City event scheduled here.

Jun 25, 2016, 16:22 PM IST

PM Modi to launch Smart City projects in Pune today

 Taking a step forward in the direction of integrated urban planning and development in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch `Smart City` projects at a special function being organised at Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Balewadi, here on Saturday.

Jun 25, 2016, 11:57 AM IST

Smart Cities? Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru not really smart, says survey

The financial hub of India, Mumbai was ranked the highest at 167 while the national capital New Delhi came in at 174. Bengaluru was ranked 176 and Kolkata at 179 among 181 global cities.

May 31, 2016, 17:36 PM IST