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“Housing for All by 2022” gets a boost with dedicated affordable housing fund

Going forward we would like the Government to look into pressing issues that have been highlighted by industry bodies at regular intervals. GST and stamp duty issues must be addressed at the earliest.

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Ahead of the election year, a pro-people budget with development agenda

Whether there will be on-ground action in renewal and development of cities, uptake of infrastructure funds, implementation of railway safety initiatives, or development of industrial corridors, in absence of a follow on mechanism, is yet to be seen.

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Rural Gain Is Urban India's Loss

The Ministry of Urban Development got an allocation of Rs 34,212 crore, marginally up from the last fiscal year

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Jaitley began his three-day UK visit with an interaction with a select group of persons of Indian-origin who are associated with India-UK businesses yesterday.

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Finance Minister to meet heads of PSU banks

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will review the performance and bad loans situation of the PSU banks, progress made under the Jan Dhan Yojana and Prime Minister's social security schemes among other issues

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Tax sops may help REITs attract $ 1bn funds in 2015: JLL

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has rationalised the capital gains tax regime for the sponsors of newly-created business structure REITs

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