Flats

  • Arvind Kejriwal to move into 3-bedroom government flat at Tilak Lane 18-01-2014 03:30 PM

    New Delhi: The hunt for a suitable residence for Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal finally comes to an end with Urban Development Ministry allotting him a three-bedroom house at Tilak Lane in the Lutyen's zone. The Directorate of Estates has allotted a ground floor house C-II/23, at Tilak Lane, a...
  • BJP's proposal: Can Income Tax be really abolished in India? 09-01-2014 12:57 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP is seriously planning to promise sweeping several tax reforms in its Lok Sabha manifesto. It serves two purposes. Stop the exodus of middle class and upper middle class voters to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and give an impression that the party is for a transparent...
  • Even as CM Kejriwal hunts for a 'smaller' house, Sisodia opts for a 3-bedroom flat 06-01-2014 08:42 AM

    New Delhi: Drifting from the party's stand to end "VIP culture" in Delhi, Delhi Urban Development Minister and Aam Aadmi Party leader Manish Sisodia chose a three-bedroom apartment in Mayur Vihar as his official residence. The AAP had earlier come under fire after Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal decided to shift...
  • Mumbai: Flat owners of Campa Cola Society knock at SC's door again 17-12-2013 07:42 PM

    Unauthorised flat owners of Mumbai's Campa Cola Society on Tuesday made another attempt in the Supreme Court to get protection from vacating the premises by claiming that documents have surfaced to show there was a proposal for its regularisation. "Application under Right to Information (RTI) Act was filed and documents...
  • Mumbai: Police try to break lock at Campa Cola society, detain protesters 12-11-2013 02:22 PM

    The Mumbai Police on Tuesday tried to break the lock of the main entrance gate of the Campa Cola society. The police have also taken activists from the Shiv Sena and the BJP into preventive custody who were protesting outside the society. ...
  • BMC officials stopped from entering Campa Cola society in Mumbai 12-11-2013 01:05 PM

    Mumbai: Campa Cola society residents stopped the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials from entering into the compound to demolish the unauthorised flats on Tuesday. The residents locked the main entrance gate of the compound and denied entrance to the BMC officials. ...
  • Live: Police try to break locks at Campa Cola society, detain protesters 12-11-2013 11:59 AM

    Mumbai: 1:45 pm: Mumbai Police is trying to break the lock of the main entrance gate of the Campa Cola society. The police have also taken some political parties activists from Shiv Sena and the BJP, who were protesting outside the society into preventive custody. 1:25 pm: Minister of State...
  • Campa Cola compound case: Residents remain adamant, refuse to move out 12-11-2013 09:25 AM

    Mumbai: The Campa Cola housing colony residents in Mumbai have refused to move out of the compund. Only 10 out of 96 unauthorised in the Campa Cola society have been vacated till now. The aggressive social media campaign also seems to have yielded no result. The Supreme Court had set...
  • Now, Bangalore townships sell plots only to Brahmins, Lingayat 11-11-2013 08:50 AM

    Bangalore: After the controversy over the Mumbai property advertisement that said 'No Muslims allowed', CNN-IBN has found that other cities too are spawning divisive colonies. Now, two walled townships are coming up just outside Bangalore, to cater to only certain communities. Shankara Agraharam or Vedic Village, as it's called is...
  • Maharashtra minorities panel to act against 'No Muslims' flat sale ad 08-11-2013 01:57 PM

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra state Minorities Commission has promised to take action against the broker who posted an advertisement for a flat saying Muslims not allowed. State Minorities Commission Chairperson Munaf Hakim said, "There are several cases of discrimination against minorities in housing that have come before. This discrimination has been...
  • Petition filed against Mumbai broker who posted 'no Muslims' ad 08-11-2013 10:18 AM

    Mumbai: A controversial advertisement in Mumbai has sparked an outrage. A Mumbai broker put up an ad for the sale of a flat which says 'No Muslims are welcome'. A petition has been filed with the National Commission for Minorities seeking action against the broker and the portal. A CNN-IBN...
  • Manmohan Singh to hand over Chandigarh flats to slum dwellers 14-09-2013 12:31 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived in Chandigarh Saturday to hand over keys to newly-constructed one-room flats to slum dwellers. The prime minister will hand over keys to beneficiaries at Dhanas area of the union territory under the city's slum rehabilitation scheme. Punjab Governor Shivraj Patil, Haryana Governor Jagannath Pahadia, Punjab...
  • Flat to every slum dweller in Delhi if we come to power: BJP 04-08-2013 08:31 PM

    New Delhi: Vying to return to power in the national capital after 15 years, Delhi BJP on Sunday promised to provide flats to each and every family living in over 600 slum clusters if it wins the assembly polls slated for November. Addressing a 'Jhuggi-Jhopri' convention at Talkotara stadium organised...
  • CJ Show: DDA flats lack basic amenities 02-06-2013 09:43 PM

    Buyers turn CJ's to showcase the lack of basic amenities in DDA flats. They also say that the proposed flats are incomplete and uninhabitable. ...
  • CJ Ashish fights for possesions of his flat 02-06-2013 08:54 PM

    CJ Ashish Kaul tells how he was denied the promise of ownership over his flat by a private builder. This, even after paying the money. Watch his story to find more. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show: A builders Special 02-06-2013 08:38 PM

    This week's CJ special highlights the builder-buyer issues. Watch to find out how to avoid being duped! ...
  • NCP attacks Congress on costly government flats 03-05-2013 04:39 AM

    Mumbai: The ruling Democratic Front constituent Nationalist Congress Party on Thursday attacked the senior alliance partner Congress over the high prices of flats to be allotted by the government . In a statement, NCP spokesperson Nawab Malik said that the Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) appeared to be...
  • Will expose owners of Adarsh benami flats: Digvijaya 28-10-2012 09:12 AM

    Indore: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh on Saturday said he would soon expose "real owners" who are allegedly holding benami flats in controversial Adarsh building. Adarsh, the 31-storey highrise in south Mumbai, became the centre of controversy following allegations that ineligible persons, including politicians and bureaucrats among others, had got...
  • Builders want you to have babies

    Mamma Mania |  Shabia Ravi Walia
    In 2006, after having invested all our life's savings and taking a huge home loan, we finally had a beautiful house in Mumbai. Our parents...

  • The dream colonies of Hyderabad 09-01-2012 08:49 AM

    Shanthinagar Colony: Ever experienced peace amidst the rush of an urban metro? If not, head to Shanthinagar on a blazing hot day. This peaceful abode located just a few metres off the noisy street of Masab Tank, wraps you in the shade of its wide mahoganies, even as bright blue...
  • T'puram: Fresh row over BSUP flats allotment 06-01-2012 08:55 AM

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The allotment of houses to 20 families in the Karimadom colony raked up fresh conflicts on Thursday, with a group of people opposing the occupation of the houses. Following stiff resistance, Mayor K Chandrika called for a meeting late in the afternoon, which also did not yield any result....
  • Don't give India flat turners: Lehmann 22-12-2011 02:08 PM

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  • 'Homeless' Maharashtra MLAs rent out flats 02-12-2011 12:05 PM

    Mumbai: After the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) questioned the allotment of 225 flats to sitting and former MLAs and MLCs in a MHADA building in Versova, controversy clutches the entire process adopted by the Congress-led state government in doling out the flats in 2009. A draft report prepared by...
  • UP: scam in Mayawati's home-for-poor project 30-11-2011 06:11 AM

    Noida: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's biggest project till date, 'Kanshiram Awaas Yojna', is under the scanner. The project is aimed at giving thousands of free low-cost homes to the poor in the cities of Uttar Pradesh. CNN-IBN has learnt that the flats are being handed to millionaires instead. Noida...
  • G Noida flat owners urge HC to hear their views 17-07-2011 10:20 PM

    New Delhi: Fearing cancellation of land acquired by development authorities in other parts of Noida Extension as well, around one lakh flat owners on Sunday demanded they should be given an opportunity to be heard by the Allahabad High Court when it takes up various petitions filed by the farmers....
  • DDA to give 90 pc of CWG flats to bureaucrats 30-11-2010 10:52 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) caught up in controversy again. Sources say the agency is planning to give away 90 per cent of the CWG flats to the same bureaucrats who could have been involved in corruption. If the Delhi Development Authority has its way, then the babus...