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Amit Srivastava

  • Cement prices shoot up by Rs100, builders left in the lurch

    Escalating cement prices are affecting the real estate sector, as the input cost has increased substantially. The Builders Association has demanded that the state curb prices of cement and other construction materials, to avoid various construction work coming to a halt.

    Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 5:30am
  • Now, pay Rs1.5 lakh for your child's admission in nursery school

    Parents are having a harrowing time as the admission process for pre-primary section has already started and they have been running from one school to the other to secure admission for their child.

    Friday, 16 January 2015 - 7:10am
  • Cidco launches vigilance web link to combat corruption

    Taking a step towards providing more transparency, the City and Industrial Development Corporation (Cidco) has launched a dedicated vigilance web link to combat corruption within the organisation.

    Friday, 16 January 2015 - 6:03am
  • Cidco to digitise five lakh files

    The City and Industrial Development Corporation limited (Cidco) has been planing to digitise around five lakh files and make them available in public domain with the aim to bring transparency in their functioning. The work on digitisation will start soon, informed V Radha, joint managing director...

    Friday, 16 January 2015 - 6:12am
  • Oranges are dime a dozen at APMC market

    Winter fruit selling for as less as Rs100 for eight dozen, retail prices high

    Tuesday, 30 December 2014 - 7:00am
  • CBSE issues standard rules for schools to thwart terror attacks

    Following the terror attack on an army school in Peshawar, Pakistan, in which over 100 children were killed, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued a circular to all its affiliated schools directing them to follow certain guidelines to prevent or thwart a similar strike.

    Thursday, 25 December 2014 - 7:10am
  • Buyers flock at property exhibition for affordable homes in Navi mumbai

    The first two days of the annual mega property exhibition of Builders' Association of Navi Mumbai witnessed buyers looking for affordable homes. Whereas, developers having homes in the premium category received a lukewarm response. Majority of the queries cropped up during the exhibition were for...

    Sunday, 14 December 2014 - 7:35am
  • Developers go all effort to woo buyers

    The 15th mega property exhibition of Builders Association of Navi Mumbai (BANM) saw developers adopting innovative ideas to woo potential buyers. Apart from spending lakh of rupees on stalls, a developer even roped in a professional musician to attract buyers.

    Sunday, 14 December 2014 - 7:30am
  • Poor planning, space crunch exposes the other side of sparkling centre

    The first day of four-day mega property exhibition at Cidco's exhibition centre was full of chaos and confusion, with several visitors and participants claiming that the exhibition centre does not meet international standards.

    Saturday, 13 December 2014 - 7:15am
  • Vashi: Builders line up their best deals for home buyers

    15th edition of BANM exhibition gets underway in Vashi on Friday

    Friday, 12 December 2014 - 6:56am