INFRASTRUCTURE

  • Mumbai has been neglected enough, we want change now: HDFC chairman 6 days ago

    HDFC chairman Deepak Parekh said that Mumbai had been neglected for many years and it was high time for change. "Infrastructure, transport, poor housing, increase in slums, governance are the biggest issues in Maharashtra," said Parekh. ...
  • Modi unveils 10point agenda for governance May 29, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has unveiled a new 10point agenda for his ministers. Among other things, Modi wants his colleagues to raise the confidence level of bureaucrats so that they come with more innovative ideas. All ministers have been told to chart a separate 100day action plan. The focus would...
  • Modi's 10 commandments and 100 days action plan: Will 'Achche Din' truly return? May 29, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has got his ministers working and has issued them guidelines and priorities. Modi, who addressed his second Cabinet meet in the past 48 hours, has listed down a 10point priority list for his government. All ministers have been told to chart a separate 100day action plan....
  • 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. ...
  • Change India: 10 ideas to transform India's health infrastructure February 1, 2014

    On this episode of Change India, we discuss 10 initiatives that might help in transforming India's health infrastructure. Are basic health amenities lacking in the country and what are the steps that are needed to ensure inclusive healthcare. ...
  • Reliance must lower power tariff: Sanjay Nirupam January 23, 2014

    Congress MP Sanjay Nirupam said that Reliance Infrastructure should lower the existing power rates in Mumbai. He alleged Reliance and the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission to be hand in glove and has demanded a probe in the matter. ...
  • Life in a metro: What are the main issues that concern the urban voters? December 2, 2013

    Ahmedabad is the most livable city while Mumbai is ranked the least liveable city of India. CNNIBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose in a special programme 'Life in a metro' discusses that why does the infrastructure problems continue to plague the big metros. ...
  • A schoolgirl turns CJ to highlight the poor condition of her MCD school October 14, 2013

    A young school girl turns CJ to expose the pathetic state of her MCD run school. There is no water,no electricity and no proper seating arrangements for the students. This is a followup to her earlier report ...
  • CJ Show: Poor condition of govt. schools in Chhindwara MP September 29, 2013

    Exposing the pathetic condition of schools across Chhindawada district in Madhya Pradesh, this CJ report shows how the lack of proper infrastructure and adequate teaching staff is putting the career of the children at stake. The situation is so bad that from filling water to cleaning school the children do...
  • India Inc reacts positively to PM's infrastructure meeting June 7, 2012

    India Inc appreciates Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's move to hold a review meet on infrastructure targets. Singh on Wednesday held a meeting to finalise the targets for infrastructure for the year 201213. He also reviewed the targets and approved them. ...
  • 'If I were FM, budget would be more investment friendly' March 10, 2012

    CNNIBN travels across the country to know what the country wants from the Finance Minister this budget. ...
  • Cementing New India: The Monagadu story February 19, 2012

    India to invest $1 trillion in infrastructure sector in next 5 years, which will generate a demand of 600 million tonnes of cement. ...
  • CJ: Public infrastructure inaccessible for disabled June 3, 2011

    Citizen Journalist Sminu Jindal talks about how public places in Delhi are inaccessible for disabled people. ...
  • Focus show: infrastructure excellence awards 2011 May 1, 2011

    On the show, third edition of the infrastructure excellence awards. ...
  • Budget 2011: Rajan Bharti Mittal's suggestions February 25, 2011

    Ahead of Budget 2011, Rajan Bharti Mittal, Vice Chairman and MD, Bharti Enterprises suggests ways to amplify GDP growth. ...
  • If I were FM, I would improve infrastructure February 21, 2011

    CNNIBN spoke to citizens about what they want from the Finance Minister this budget. ...
  • CWG leaves behind a legacy for Delhi: CM October 13, 2010

    The Delhi Chief Minister is certainly a relieved person and she says she has been very satisfied with the Games. ...
  • Unruffled Kalmadi says let the Games begin September 15, 2009

    New Delhi: The countdown has begun and so have the concerns. In a damning letter to the Executive Board of the 2010 Games, President of the Games Federation, Mike Fennell, has expressed serious doubts about India's Organising Committee's ability to conduct the Commonwealth Games in Delhi. ...
  • Watch: Commonwealth Chief unhappy, to meet PM September 14, 2009

    New Delhi: In something that could cause national embarrassment, another question mark has been put on India's preparedness to host the Commonwealth Games. Commonwealth Games Federation Chief Michael Fennell has shot off a letter to the Organising Committee asking its Chairman, Suresh Kaladi to arrange a meeting with the Prime...
  • BandraWorli sealink to open by June May 27, 2009

    Mumbai: Mumbai and traffic jams go handinhand, but that's soon going to change. The BandraWorli sealink is set to launch anytime soon and Mumbaikars are hopeful this is going to save a lot of travel time. ...
  • Watch: Mumbai not prepared for monsoon May 9, 2009

    Incomplete projects and dug up roads could make life difficult for Mumbaikars. ...
  • Doc analysis why India's healthcare in ICU April 20, 2009

    Indian healthcare system hasn't been able to earn a good name globally. ...
  • Oh Calcutta! Nostalgia for old, greetings for new October 5, 2008

    Writer Dominique Lapierre called Kolkata the City of Joythe name stuck but the clichs about West Bengals capital are pass. Kolkata was wary of accepting change but now things have changed and the citys people are taking change in their strides. From Little China to College Street, the old city...
  • Pune lacks nothing? Myth or fact still August 4, 2008

    It's been always said in Marathi, 'Pune Tithe Kay Une' meaning 'Pune lacks nothing'. But does the ageold saying hold true today, when Pune faces power cuts, lacks basic infrastructure and has high levels of pollution? IBN Lokmat brings you a special debate on today's Pune. ...
  • Bangalore builds elevated highways to end jams July 17, 2008

    Bangalore: The city has been offered a new plan to end traffic jams: elevated express highways. One highway will be completed by December this year and two other have got the governments nod. The northsouth and eastwest corridors to be built over the next four years at a cost of...
  • Mumbai's showpiece sea bridge almost ready May 17, 2008

    Mumbai: The BandraWorli sea link, Indias first cableheld bridge over the sea, is nearing completion 10 years after work began on it. The bridge was one of the biggest infrastructure projects in India and would cut down commuting time BandraWorli from one hour to seven minutes, say engineers. Car drivers will...
  • Metro wipes: All the big city buzz September 27, 2007

    Heres a look at what is making news in the metro cities. ...
  • A road trip in Delhi is a bumpy ride March 27, 2007

    New Delhi: Delhi is in construction overdrive mode and planners say its well on its way to becoming a worldclass city. However, ahead of the civic elections, Citizen Journalist Shailesh Joshi does a reality check of the Capital's roads and pedestrian infrastructure. ...