May 27, 2016 5:48 am
Here's good news for the students who had lost hope of getting their cash prizes won in different competitions under the smart city mission last year.
May 26, 2016 4:35 am
Earlier this month, another clash had left seven police officers injured while a number of police vehicles were torched.
May 21, 2016 4:00 am
With state govts setting-up special purpose vehicles and appointing CEOs for their cities, the Centre’s mission has taken significant steps towards realising the smart city dream.
May 14, 2016 2:03 am
The report of high pollution levels of Indian cities comes at a time when the government has set an ambitious plan to build 100 smart cities across the country.
May 09, 2016 1:04 pm
"We are talking to the central governments as well as state authorities to offer the hardware and software to make cities smart."
May 07, 2016 2:04 am
The mission focuses on the technology overlaying the basic infrastructure that will be built in right places and in sufficient quantity in the cities.
April 20, 2016 12:30 am
The unwillingness of the system to devolve responsibility and funding to the city level is a major failure. Alongside Amrut and the Smart Cities Mission, we need to urgently spell out the dimensions of institutional reform
February 16, 2016 12:10 am
They spent their lives studying phenomena that define how we live today
January 28, 2016 5:22 pm
The minister said that a committee has chosen 20 cities in the first list based on feasibility, smartness of proposal, performance indicators among others and awarded marks out of 100.
January 28, 2016 4:24 pm
Smarty cities: Some of the parameters on the basis of which the decision was taken are feasibility, result orientation, citizen participation, smartness of proposals etc.