Govt amends housing scheme guidelines under PMAY to enhance its coverage

Housing scheme is being implemented in rural areas under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Gramin) and in urban areas under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban).....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

Govt amends housing scheme guidelines

The Housing and Urban Affairs (HUA) Ministry has amended the guidelines of housing scheme for urban areas under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana to enhance its coverage. Areas falling within notified pla........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 13th, 2018

Budget 2018: Govt may use loss-making firms" land for "housing for all"

Under PMAY (U), people can avail benefits under various components to buy a house in urban areas.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 15th, 2018

Over 42,000 families to be covered under PMAY scheme in Haryana

Central govt approved action plan to cover families in 28 cities.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 6th, 2017

UP govt to probe irregularities in PM rural housing scheme, MNREGA

Orders have also been issued to ensure that the probe is completed by November 13 and a report is sent to the state government.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 31st, 2017

Govt reviews power purchase bid rules

The committee set up to recommend changes in the bidding guidelines for power projects would now build upon the SHAKTI scheme to help stranded assets get both coal supply and power sale contracts.Close to 16,000 Mw of coal-based po.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 15th, 2017

Govt to come out with guidelines to tackle malnutrition by Sept

The centre plans to come up with firm guidelines on a scheme to tackle community-based malnutrition (CMAMwhich will include norms on the amount of calories required by a person. Sources in the Ministry for Women and Child D.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 24th, 2017

Maharashtra govt to frame guidelines for farmers’ loan waiver

The Maharashtra government is planning to come up with a fresh set of guidelines for the effective implementation of the loan waiver scheme for farmers, an official has said. Chief Minister Devend........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJul 13th, 2017

Govt sets ambitious target of 1.2 million houses under PMAY scheme in FY18

Delay in land acquisition is the main reason behind the laggardly implementation of PMAY.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 22nd, 2017

TN Govt to sanction 3 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, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said here today. “Tamil Nadu Government today assure........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMay 14th, 2017

Letters: Pricey housing scheme

This means builders will make hefty profits under PMAY.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 2nd, 2017

Tax sops luring big players to affordable housing under RERA: Deepak Parekh

Deepak Parekh said govt extended 100% tax deduction scheme for affordable housing projects.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 30th, 2017

HDFC disburses Rs 400 cr under govt"s "game-changer" housing subsidy scheme

Govt provides subsidy up to 6.5% to first time home buyer with income up to Rs 1.5 lakh per month.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 23rd, 2017

No info about the impact of GST on real estate sector, says Govt

Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation is the ministry for implementing affordable housing scheme.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 29th, 2017

Clarity on affordable housing definition key to boost PMAY scheme

Infra status will help in accessing cheaper funds for development of low-cost homes.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 1st, 2017

PMAY-G scheme to construct 1 crore houses in 3 years on: Govt

Minister said these benefits are provided over and above the scheme assistance of Rs 1.20 lakh in plain areas and Rs 1.30 lakh in hilly states and Naxal affected areas.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 17th, 2016

Govt to treble grant under rural housing scheme

Total grant for the construction of houses in rural areas under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana to go up to Rs 2,25,000 per unit.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 17th, 2016

Welcome excision: After Haj, govt must cut subsidies to other events

Scrapping the Haj subsidy alone will do nothing to enhance India's global reputation for multiculturalism.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

Bid proposals for aviation scheme up 4-fold but Modi govt faces fund crunch

Modi government's flagship aviation scheme is facing a fund crisis as the number participating airlines have increased manifold. While the government's initial assessment for the scheme was Rs 300 crore, a manifold rise in the numbe.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Budget 2018: Will Modi govt fulfil housing expectations of millions?

To provide relief to home buyers as well as encourage investment in under-construction properties.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Govt extends deadline for linking Aadhaar with savings scheme

In October, the government made 12-digit Aadhaar mandatory for all small savings schemes.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 8th, 2018