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Chandigarh: Winners of smart city contests to soon get their cash prizes

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.

Hours after New Town makes it to Smart City list, TMC factions clash in Kolkata

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.

Smart Cities, First 20: Moving towards a concrete plan

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.

Of 100 Smart Cities, 17 figure in the list of WHO’s most polluted

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.

World's largest IT storage firm EMC in race to develop smart cities in India

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."

Creating Synergy: ‘Smart citizens to be a crucial part of Smart City plan’

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.

Cities at Crossroads: Setting cities free

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

The smart men for smart cities

February 16, 2016 12:10 am

They spent their lives studying phenomena that define how we live today

Ten quick facts you need to know about Smart Cities

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.

First 20 smart cities: From Jaipur to Kochi, here's the full list

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.