BUILDERS

  • Watch: This 8-month-old baby tries to flex his muscles and unleashes cuteness October 7, 2014

    How adorable is this? This 8-month-old baby shows off a muscle flex with dad while getting ready for a bath. Baby Hadley is nothing if not strong of will and body. As his father starts chuckling when the tiny thing tries to flex his muscles to copy him, Hadley looks...
  • Don't shy away from lawful responsibilities: Speaker to builders September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Saturday asked builders to not shy away from their lawful responsibilities and said they were "lucky" to have a Prime Minister who believes that the underprivileged must get housing within their budget and not as a freebie. "You (builders) should have this sentiment...
  • Criminal case registered against Ghaziabad builder July 12, 2014

    The Indirapuram police on Saturday registered a criminal case against the builder in whose building a fire broke out on Friday. Indirapuram Inspector Rashid Ali told IANS that the FIR was registered following a complaint by one Jamit Kumar, a resident of ATS Residential Apartments. Jamit has named the developing company...
  • Who is to be blame for the Chennai building collapse? July 3, 2014

    The death toll in the Chennai building collapse has now risen to 60. Six days on, rescue operations are still on. ...
  • Chennai building collapse: Death toll rises to 60, Jaya orders oneman probe panel July 3, 2014

    Chennai: The death toll in the Chennai building collapse has now risen to 60. Six days on, rescue operations are still on. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has ordered for a oneman probe commission headed by an exjudge to look into the building collapse. The inquiry commission will probe reasons for...
  • Chennai building collapse: Death toll mounts to 50, rescue operations continue July 3, 2014

    Chennai: The death toll in the Chennai building collapse has now risen to 50. Six days on, rescue operations still continue with hopes to find more survivors. Twentyseven people have been rescued so far. The government had claimed that there were 72 people inside the building when it collapsed, but...
  • Chennai building collapse: Death toll rises to 48, rescue operations on July 2, 2014

    Chennai: Five days after an underconstruction building came crashing down in Chennai, the death toll has now risen to 48. Rescue operations continue to pull out five people still feared trapped. Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) constitutes 19 special teams to inspect about 330 multistoried buildings in Chennai from Thursday. Each...
  • Chennai building collapse: Death toll rises to 27 July 1, 2014

    Chennai: Three days after an underconstruction building came crashing down in Chennai, the death toll has risen to 27. Meanwhile, 27 people have been rescued so far. Four workers were pulled out alive on Tuesday morning. But over 20 are still trapped under the debris. NDRF teams are continuing with search...
  • Environment Ministry considers a 2km noconstruction zone around Okhla Bird sanctuary June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The Environment Ministry has sought the opinion of states on the National Green Tribunal order against buildings in Greater Noida. The Environment Ministry has sought the opinion of UP, Delhi and Haryana governments for notifying an ecosensitive zone around the Okhla Bird Sanctuary. The Ministry is mooting a 2km...
  • CJ Shyam Sunder appeals the new government for housing rehabilitation June 15, 2014

    Shyam Sunder, a resident of Delhi's Chandini Chowk has been living in a community hall after his house was brought down by a builder who had taken over the ownership of the building without any prior intimation to the occupants. He has now turned a CJ to appeal the government...
  • Blow to Noida buyers: Who is at fault authorities or the builders? June 11, 2014

    In worrying news for home owners, 30,000 flats owners in Noida face uncertainty after a Supreme Court ruling on Tuesday. The apex court upheld the stay on construction imposed by the National Green Tribunal in the ecosensitive zone surrounding the Okhla Bird Sanctuary. Construction around the ecosensitive Okhla Bird Sanctuary...
  • Noida flat owners explores options as SC upholds Green Tribunal order June 11, 2014

    Noida Flat Owners Association is exploring legal options after the Supreme Court upheld the stay on construction imposed by the National Green Tribunal in the ecosensitive zone surrounding the Okhla Bird Sanctuary. ...
  • Noida: 30,000 flats face uncertainty as SC upholds Green Tribunal order June 11, 2014

    New Delhi: In worrying news for home owners, 30,000 flats owners in Noida face uncertainty after a Supreme Court ruling on Tuesday. The apex court upheld the stay on construction imposed by the National Green Tribunal in the ecosensitive zone surrounding the Okhla Bird Sanctuary. Construction around the ecosensitive Okhla...
  • CJ Show: Buyers cheated by Faridabad's top builder March 2, 2014

    CJ Manoj Kumar and hundreds like him in Faridabad have been duped by a builder after they had booked their flats with them. After approaching everyone, Manoj has now picked up the CJ mike to expose the malpractice by the buyer. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show March 2, 2014

    This week, CJ's showcase the power of a mobile phone by exposing corrupt officials pocketing bribe. Also, transgenders fight for their voting rights ahead of the crucial Lok Sabha polls, builder-buyer issues, your pictures and much more. ...
  • Mumbai: NRI found dead after falling from 27th floor November 18, 2013

    Mumbai: A 55yearold NRI was found dead under mysterious circumstances on Sunday evening in Andheri, Mumbai. The deceased has been identified as Punyakant Philip Raju whose body was spotted by at around 8 pm by some people who then informed the police. According to the people of the area near Oshiwara's...
  • 30 Minutes: Why is Mumbai crumbling? November 2, 2013

    CNNIBN brings you how builderpoliticianbureaucrat nexus is choking Mumbai and why housing policies like slum, clusters redevelopment have failed? ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show June 21, 2013

    This week's citizen journalist show gets you some dramatic CJ visuals from Uttarakhand. The witness accounts of the monsoon mayhem, editors response and much more. Watch the show, Saturday 9:30 PM....
  • Cabinet approvesReal Estate Regulator Bill June 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Cabinet has approvedthe Real Estate Regulator Bill to prevent arbitrary and false claims by the builders while advertising and selling flats and houses. According to the bill, builders have to register all their projects with the state regulatory authority and must deliver the projects within the stipulated period. There...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show: A builders Special June 2, 2013

    This week's CJ special highlights the builderbuyer issues. Watch to find out how to avoid being duped! ...
  • CJ Builders : A Citizen Journalist Special May 31, 2013

    This week, on our CJ builders special, we will be highlighting the builderbuyer issues and much more. ...
  • Builder murder case: Agarwal's bail plea rejected May 19, 2013

    Thane: A local court on Saturday rejected the anticipatory bail plea filed by builder SP Agarwal, accused in the Navi Mumbai builder Sunil Lahoria murder case. Lahoria was shot dead outside his office in Sector 28 of Vashi, Navi Mumbai, on February 16. Police have arrested eight persons, including shooters...
  • Delhi Lokayukta to probe unauthorised colonies issue April 28, 2013

    New Delhi: At a time when Delhi government is strongly pushing for regularisation of over 1,600 unauthorised colonies, home to around 60 lakh people, Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin has decided to launch a detailed probe into alleged irregularities in the process initiated for their regularisation. The decision by the Lokayukta came...
  • Errant builder told to pay over 50 lakh to flat applicant April 10, 2013

    New Delhi: A builder who failed to start a Greater Noida residential project on time has landed in trouble as a consumer court in Delhi has directed him to pay compensation of Rs.3 lakh and refund the over Rs.49 lakh cost of a flat to a complainant. Delhi Consumer Disputes Redressal...
  • Municipality goes on demolition drive in Thane April 6, 2013

    Thane: The police on Saturday finally made a breakthrough in the Thane building collapse with the arrest of two of the building's builders. However, survivors are losing hope as the Municipal Corporation goes into a demolition overdrive. "I am threatening the Chief Minister. If he doesn't respond, I will go on...
  • Thane building collapse: Police arrest two builders April 6, 2013

    Thane: Two days after 72 people died and over 60 were injured in Maharashtra's worst building collapse in a decade, the police on Saturday arrested two builders, Jameel Qureshi and Saleem Shaikh, of the illegal building. While one of them was arrested from Siddharthnagar in Uttar Pradesh, the other was...
  • Mumbai: Unidentified man shoots at builder March 12, 2013

    Mumbai: An unidentified man shot at a builder in Mumbai and his friend and the act was recorded on a CCTV camera. While the builder was not wounded in the shootout, his friend received injuries in his leg. The incident took place in Virar early Tuesday morning. Police have arrested two...
  • Mumbai builder murder case: Two more arrested March 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Two more persons were held in connection with the murder of builder SK Loharia, who was gunned down in the neighbouring Navi Mumbai, taking total number of arrests in the case to six, police said on Wednesday. Altaf Khan (38), a contractor from Mumbra, was nabbed on Tuesday while...
  • Mumbai builder murder: 'Expoliceman confesses to crime' February 17, 2013

    Mumbai: In a major breakthrough in Navi Mumbai builder Sunil Kumar Loharia's murder case, the police on Sunday said that retired policeman Samuel Amolik has confessed to his crime. "We have arrested Amolik and he has confessed to the crime. In December, both had an altercation at a traffic signal where...
  • Mumbai builder murder case: Police arrest 3 people February 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Police have arrested three people including a retired policeman Samuel Amolik in connection with a Navi Mumbai builder Sunil Kumar Loharia's murder. Loharia was shot dead by two persons on Saturday and the murder was caught on a CCTV camera. Amolik, an 'encounter specialist' in Mumbai who retired from the...