Beautification

  • Complete Sun Temple beautification work before festival: Dharmendra Pradhan September 6, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan asked the Archaeological Survey of India and the Puri district administration to complete beautification work of the Sun Temple at Konark before the ensuing Navakalebara festival of Lord Jagannth next year. Pradhan gave the direction after visiting the temple and reviewing the progress of...
  • Action plan for beautification of Delhi launched June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Aiming to change the face of Delhi in six months time, government on Monday launched an action plan promising enhancement of civic services and greenery in the capital city through coordinated efforts of all agencies including NDMC, MCD, CPWD and DDA. Construction of bio-digester public toilets, conversion of...
  • Hyderabad: Rs 180 crore 'beautification' not so pretty September 6, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Conference of Parties 11 - Convention on Biological Diversity, perhaps the biggest ever conference that the city will host, is just three weeks away but the man on the street isn’t happy. Not even at the sight of the Rs 180 crore “beautification works” underway in different parts...
  • Chennai: Call for tenders to beautify Marina July 26, 2012

    Chennai: The Chennai Corporation is preparing to call for tenders for a number of works to beautify the Marina Beach. The works would include building of rows of regularised shops, bamboo enclosures for boats, high mast lights and an elevated police watchpost. The Corporation Council had earlier approved plans to...
  • BMC to remove all political hoardings in Mumbai February 28, 2008

    Mumbai: Concerned by the growing clutter in Mumbai’s cityscape, the BMC has decided to remove all illegal political hoardings in the city. After months of lobbying for political consensus, the civic administration can only be glad that the politicians have agreed for the removal of political hoardings. The netas' reason for parting...
  • Maya let off but Taj in a dire strait June 6, 2007

    Agra: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati can heave a sigh of relief after Governor T V Rajeshwar didn't allow a CBI probe into the Taj Corridor scam. But the corridor still occupies the banks of the river Yamuna in Agra and is an ugly contrast to the splendour of the...
  • Taj defaced by corridor of ugliness December 9, 2006

    Agra: BSP chief Mayawati is facing prosecution for the Taj corridor scam. But the corridor itself still occupies the banks of the Yamuna in Agra and is an ugly contrast to the splendour of the Taj. Devastation on the banks of the river three years after Mayawati was caught devising...