Redevelopment

  • Mumbai: Asia's largest slum Dharavi to get a makeover November 2, 2012

    Mumbai: Very soon the face of Asia's largest slum Dharavi is going to change. Maharashtra Government has decided to redevelop the slum. The slum which is spread over 550 acres will be divided into 5 sectors and high rise building would be constructed. Dharavi has been used by filmmakers to bring...
  • MCC scraps redevelopment vision for Lord's December 2, 2011

    London: Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), the owners of Lord's, have scrapped a proposed 400 million redevelopment of the 'home of cricket' in favour of an upgrade of the existing stands. The original plan, entitled Vision for Lord's, and launched in 2008, was strongly supported by the MCC's Australian chief executive and...
  • Rising land rates lure realtors to world's largest slum August 31, 2007

    Mumbai: Dost Mohammed is smiling in anticipation. After two decades of living in the Dharavi, one of the world's biggest slums spread across more than 500 acres, Mohammed might get a proper flat. It's the big dream of the Rs 9,250 crore Dharavi redevelopment scheme 225 sq ft flats...