smart city

Bengaluru's new-look Commercial Street reopens with 'Smart City' tag

Many traders are using the road to their advantage by putting out new advertising campaigns and remodelling the entry to their stores.

published on : 21st January 2022

'They made hill-valley chasm': PM Narendra Modi slams previous governments for neglecting Northeast

The Prime Minister said that the Northeast will become the driver of India's growth story after dedicating to the nation and laying the foundation stone for 22 development projects in Manipur.

published on : 4th January 2022

Tata Power to install seven EV charging stations in Bhubaneswar

The company will be required to make the charging stations operational within three months of the agreement.

published on : 27th December 2021

Even 12 days after inauguration, Thanjavur bus stand fails to become operational

The smart city bus stand has 39 bus bays, five waiting halls for passengers, a mother feeding centre, four toilet blocks each two for men and women, six drinking water kiosks, a clock room and a time

published on : 21st December 2021

After Indore, Chennai corporation to earn revenue by selling carbon credits

Companies use these credits to reduce their net carbon emission metric which is often reviewed by investors. 

published on : 13th December 2021

Thiruvananthapuram's Chalai Market revamp going, going...

The much-hyped heritage street project, which aims at revamping the market to also attract tourists, is also going nowhere  

published on : 11th December 2021

Smart way to bypass sewage clogs, floods

A team of professors from Madurai built a remote sewer management and block removal system that they claim could help avoid manual scavenger deaths and unclog sewers in cities.

published on : 2nd December 2021

L&T violated pact on Smart City works: Durai Murugan

The minister, speaking to reporters after chairing a review meeting on the project, said it was in direct violation to the agreement, as the company had agreed to work on the project themselves.

published on : 1st December 2021

Bhubaneswar: Sensor parking for 1,000 cars on Smart Janpath

The facility has been launched on Shishu Bhawan-Master Canteen stretch of Janpath on a pilot basis

published on : 27th November 2021

Structures near Bhubaneswar's Tarini temple demolished

A joint enforcement team of BSCL, BMC and BDA demolished the structures on the 5,000 square feet area of Maa Tarini temple on the Master Canteen-Ram Mandir stretch of Janpath.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Public transport corridor in Bhubaneswar on cards

The corridor will be developed to reduce carbon footprint and promote non-motorised transport (NMT) as its mainstay for urban transport, said an official from the BSCL.

published on : 15th November 2021

CM Basavaraj Bommai reviews 'Smart City' projects, wants Bengaluru Metro work expedited 

Bommai said the Namma Metro Rail project has to be completed one year ahead of schedule, and directed the authorities to expedite work and take up all necessary preparatory work.

published on : 8th November 2021

BSCL floats tender to lease out OFC network

In order to provide connectivity to single or a group of internet users, the service providers are taking the cable overhead making the place cluttered.

published on : 1st November 2021

Rourkela’s progress nowhere near milestone, stuck in tenders

Sources in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs say that it would be difficult for RSCL to complete the projects on time as the 34 per cent are still in tendering stage. 

published on : 18th October 2021

Poor performance sends Bhubaneswar down the ranking

Five years after it topped the Smart City challenge, Bhubaneswar today is one of the most sluggish in terms of key parameters such as project completion and spending.

published on : 13th October 2021
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