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Saturday, Sep 26, 2020

Central vista

Jul 30, 2020 03:21
The court decided this after a former IAS officer and two environmentalists sought intervention in the matter and sought a recall of the apex court’s June 21 order which said that any petition or proceeding concerning the Central Vista project will have to be heard by the Supreme Court. read more
Jul 16, 2020 23:34
The Central Vista is being redeveloped after taking into account the present needs of the city and will be carried out with “extreme sensitivity” to preserve the area’s heritage, a counter-affidavit filed before the top court on July 4 stated. read more
May 02, 2020 01:39
The Supreme Court on Thursday declined to stay the project for the time being, saying there is no pressing urgency for granting one because the country is in a state of lockdown to check the spread of Covid-19. read more
May 01, 2020 11:48
The minutes of the meeting issued on Thursday said a request from the external members to put off the meeting because of the Covid-19 lockdown was overruled in view of the project’s importance for the national interest. read more
Apr 13, 2020 20:55
The renovation of the existing Parliament building will now include a “condition survey” to assess the structure of the building, structural strengthening and renovation of interiors and utilities, according to the new application. read more
Apr 10, 2020 06:11
Almost all opposition parties have urged Modi to shelve the project and spend the money instead on advancing the fight against Covid-19. read more
Feb 25, 2020 06:24
The letter comes days after the union ministry housing and urban affairs’ construction arm, the Central Public Works Department (CPWD) sought environmental clearance to build a new Parliament building. read more
Feb 15, 2020 07:23
“We have shown exactly that every iconic heritage building will be exactly where it is,” the Union minister of Housing and Urban Affairs said. read more
Jan 16, 2020 12:13
Among the major changes envisaged in the plan is the conversion of the North and South Block that currently house India’s home ministry, defence ministry, part of the external affairs ministry, finance ministry and the Prime Minister’s Office, into national... read more
Jan 01, 2020 02:05
The plan involves restructuring the Central Vista in a move that will include a common secretariat, a new Parliament complex, and a redesigned Rajpath, while also razing a dozen government offices. read more
Nov 05, 2019 10:04
As per the bid document, to qualify in the technical evaluation criteria, a bidder has to secure a minimum 50% in all attributes such as financial strength and experience, project capabilities, and core project team . read more
Nov 05, 2019 01:01
Among the proposals that did not make the cut, the one by CP Kukreja Architects suggested that the Central Vista would run from the river Yamuna in the east to the Delhi Ridge in the west. read more
Oct 25, 2019 13:01
In September, government officials met 15 architects interested in the project and submitted 24 proposals. read more