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Mumbai: MHADA allots 300 new houses to Mahul residents

File photo A day after Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis initiated dialogue and action on relocation of project affected persons (PAPs) from Mahul, the Maharashtra Housing and Development Authority (MHADA) allotted 300 houses to some of the residents currently protesting against forced habitation in a neighbourhood dominated by chemical factories.A week ago, MHADA had promised handover…

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Around 200 illegal colonies on fresh list of Ghaziabad development body

File photoGHAZIABAD: The Ghaziabad Development Authority has sent a revised list of 200 illegal or unauthorised colonies in the district to the stamp and registration department to stop their registration.In the original list, there were 321 colonies, out of which the names of 121 colonies were subsequently removed due to wrong addresses or ambiguous mention…

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Faridabad development body to be created to speed up development: Haryana CM

File photo CHANDIGARH: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar Saturday said the Faridabad Metropolitan Development Authority (FMDA) will be constituted to accelerate the pace of development in the district. After Gurgaon, Faridabad would be the second such district where the FMDA is being constituted, the chief minister said in Faridabad. A bill has been prepared…

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GST Council to discuss rationalisation of tax on housing in Jan: Finance minister

File photo NEW DELHI: The GST Council in its next meeting in January would consider rationalisation of tax rates on residential properties and raising the threshold limit for MSMEs from the current Rs 20 lakh, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Saturday.He said the Council will also consider a composition scheme for small suppliers, a calamity…

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Haryana reduces conversion charges in illegal colonies by 50%

File photoCHANDIGARH: In a decision that would benefit thousands of owners of residential units which have come up in unauthorized colonies falling in the areas of civic bodies and improvement trusts, the Haryana cabinet on Friday approved the reduction of rates of conversion charges by the half.This has been done after bringing an amendment in…

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