Modelled on Times Square in New York and Rambla in Spain, the blueprint for Pondy Bazaar promises to give the city’s commercial hub a glamorous facelift. NIDHI ADLAKHA finds out more Chennai Corporation’s plans to decongest and revamp T. Naga
A large tree in the midst of an expansive bathroom, Victorian bath tub in a contemporary setting, …Nandhini Sundar looks at the splendid options available While it is common to incorporate greenery in a living space and enliven it further with wate
Indians have invested over £ 1 billion in luxury homes in Central London since the beginning of 2013, and are expected to spend nearly £ 500 million more on redevelopment in the next five years. Indians are sure lapping up property in the U.K.
New and green practices together with a slew of tools are turning gardening into an effortless pastime for urbanites. By M.A. Siraj Gardening is getting greener and easier, thanks to innovations and a slew of new tools that enable urbanites to practice t
Low-rise, environment-friendly houses, people cycling to work, generating energy locally, reusing waste, reducing water consumption… Stockholm’s Hammarby waterfront is proving to be a role model. It was a rather grim piece of inner-city lands
SATHYA PRAKASH VARANASHI looks at the evolution process Ask any one with experience in construction about formwork and shuttering, they are likely to say how it is time consuming, expensive and often a headache. More so in urban centres where it is diffi
A slow but steadily growing interest in organic food is making more Hyderabadis have their own kitchen garden Will palak dal taste better if the spinach is plucked from your own kitchen garden? Is it better to use baby spinach, cherry tomatoes and lettu
In the aftermath of the subprime mortgage crisis in the U.S, there is need for research to identify potential fault lines in the housing market In an effort to usher in transparency in the real estate market, the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalor
Subashree has proved a home garden is all it takes to have good health, good looks and a good life You have cold, she has the cure. You want to look good, she has the beauty solutions. You want to go green, she has the expertise to show you how. ...
A recently launched scheme to encourage grid-connected small solar power generation facilities on rooftops will go a long way in achieving the goals of National Solar Mission. The Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, under a recently-launched pro