Apr 11, 2014 05:05 PM
Is it time to make kitchen gardens mandatory, asks Hema Vijay Flat for sale: 2BHK with covered car park, attached bathrooms and attached kitchen garden. Imagine a world where such advertisement inserts reflect the predominant reality in the realty busin
Apr 11, 2014 04:52 PM
Sanjay Puri Architects has won the MIPIM Artchitectural Review Future Project Award for its upcoming project, Mumbai Sky Court Indian Architectural Firm, Sanjay Puri Architects was the overall winner at the MIPIM Architectural Review Future P
Apr 11, 2014 04:35 PM
The inspiring story of villager Ramakrishnappa whose life is now dedicated to water conservation and water harvesting Water has become one of the most difficult resources to access these days. Be it in cities or in villages, be it for industrial use or f
Apr 11, 2014 04:48 PM
India has the second largest IGBC-registered green building footprint in the world, says Syed Beary of IGBC-Bangalore in an interview with Ranjani Govind Any IGBC-rated green building carries a certified mark with it. Today, constructing green buildings
Apr 11, 2014 04:02 PM
The eco-resort Gorukana is a set of has thoughtfully built dwellings which display a high sensitivity to the biodiversity, leaving the least possible footprint, says Nandhini Sundar The scenery is thick woods resting in the undulating lands of the Biligi
Apr 18, 2014 06:56 PM
Vines are among the most versatile of landscaping elements, lending themselves to a wide range of uses, says garden expert Vrinda Kumble The tropics offer us a dazzling array of flowering, foliage, and vegetable vines to choose from, so whether you have
Apr 18, 2014 06:52 PM
Though the sculptures adorning the Chausath Yogini temple are typically Oriyan in character, the architecture is distinctly different from the local style, observes Chitra Ramaswamy We make a digression on the Bhubaneshwar-Puri highway to hit the village
Apr 18, 2014 06:41 PM
S. Vishwanath says rooftop rainwater can be led into defunct borewells after making sure that the rooftop is clean and filtration is in place It mostly takes a tragedy for us to act as a society. It is possible that India has about 30 million borewells,
Apr 18, 2014 06:39 PM
Architect Sathya Prakash Varanashi says the earliest brick arches were built possibly around the Mesopotamian civilisation, more than 3,000 years ago. Both abroad and in India, we still see arches standing tall, often bereft of the roofs, open to rain and
Apr 11, 2014 05:55 PM
Otto Koenigsberger was chief architect and planner of Mysore State between 1939 and 1948, Rachel Lee shared his story at a talk in the city, where Sravasti Datta was present Bangalore has seen many transitions, from being a Pensioner’s Paradise to
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