Renovation

  • Ganga ghats to be developed for tourists 07-07-2014 05:14 PM

    New Delhi: In an effort to develop ghats along river Ganga as prominent tourist destinations, the tourism ministry on Monday proposed to renovate the ghats, introduce houseboats and build more dams, officials said. Union Culture and Tourism Minister Shripad Yesso Naik presented a proposal on this at the 'Ganga Manthan...
  • Central library renovated in Mangalore 19-06-2014 05:46 PM

    Mangalore: More facilities have been added to the Mangalore Central Library and the capacity has been doubled to 5,000 square feet. A browsing section with six computers having high speed internet has been provided, Mangalore Central Library deputy director K V Raghavendra said in a statement here. The Mangalore City...
  • Karnataka minister spends crores on house renovation, upsets Governor 02-05-2014 12:30 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj has expressed dissatisfaction over state PWD minister Dr HC Mahadevappa spending Rs 2.5 crore on the renovation of his house. Governor has told Chief Minister Siddaramaiah that he should not have allowed such lavish spending. He said that the government must focus on providing clean...
  • CJ Mansoor fights to reclaim a public park in Mumbai 22-09-2013 01:55 PM

    In 2007,a public park in Mumbai is shut for renovation. Nearly 6 years later and with 105 crores already spent, the park continues to remain out of bounds for citizens like Mansoor Darvesh. He now turns a CJ to reclaim the park for public use. ...
  • Row over Karnataka Vidhana Soudha renovation 07-06-2013 12:08 PM

    Bangalore: The renovation of Karnataka's Vidhana Soudha has triggered a massive debate in the state on the unnecessary expenditure. The Opposition has alleged that the renovation is to meet Vaastu standards. A larger room for Karnataka's Environment Minister Ramanath Rai was approved and a wall of the famed Vidhana Soudha...
  • Chennai: Anna Arch renovation work to begin on Wednesday 25-09-2012 02:04 PM

    Chennai: The renovation work on the Anna Arch at Arumbakkam would begin from September 26. A decision to this effect was taken at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa at the Secretariat on Monday. During the discussions, the Chief Minister advised the officials about the renovation measures to...
  • Bangalore: Karnataka Assembly to sport a new look 25-09-2012 01:56 PM

    Bangalore: Following the diamond jubilee celebrations in June this year, the Karnataka Legislative Assembly will now be witnessing a major renovation work adding a new and modern touch to the majestic two storeyed assembly hall of the Vidhana Soudha. Speaking to City Express, the Karnataka Legislative Assembly Speaker, KG Bopaiah...
  • Montek justifies toilets upgrade for Rs 35 lakh 06-06-2012 03:43 PM

    New Delhi: Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Wednesday justified the expenditure amounting to Rs 35 lakh on renovating two toilets in Yojana Bhawan saying it was within the budget. Montek said there was nothing wrong in the upgradation of toilets. "This is under the Planning Commission renovation...
  • 'Toilets upgraded for Rs 35 lakh are for public' 06-06-2012 02:00 PM

    New Delhi: The Planning Commission has issued a statement slamming the reports of wasteful expenses on renovating two toilets in Yojana Bhawan calling it a routine maintenance and upgradation. The Planning Commission also said that the toilets being renovated are for the public and not for senior officials. "The toilets...
  • T'puram: Kalabhavan theatre to get makeover 02-04-2012 10:22 AM

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Heres good news for the city-zens of Thiruvananthapuram. The Kalabhavan theatre at Vazhuthacaud will be closed soon, but for a good cause; for, it will get a thorough makeover in the coming months. Kalabhavan will be the first among the ten theatres owned by the Kerala State Film Development...
  • SCG to get USD 191 million makeover 03-01-2012 11:10 AM

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  • Durbar hall ground renovation after Onam 08-09-2011 02:11 AM

    Kochi: The Durbar Hall Ground in the heart of the city will get a facelift soon. The works to renovate the ground will begin after Onam. Out of the Rs 1.35 crore that has been sanctioned for the work, Rs 68 lakh will be sanctioned next week. "The Durbar Hall...
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  • Chennai to get swanky new airports 22-05-2007 08:16 PM

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  • Advani demands Pak temple renovation 02-05-2007 09:47 PM

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  • Pak revives 'ruined' Katas temple 01-04-2007 08:07 AM

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  • 5 killed in Mumbai bungalow collapse 13-03-2007 09:40 PM

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  • Kolkata's Great Eastern to get makeover 09-11-2006 11:07 PM

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