Oct 17, 2014 08:37 PM
Traditional ideas of beauty, art and local sensibilities find no place in present architecture where there is extensive use of glass and aluminium. The façade is invariably the first element that leaves an impression about the structure of the build
Oct 17, 2014 08:42 PM
The health risks they pose can be minimised by scientific planning Municipal solid waste that litters the urban scene in India represents a serious failure of governance. According to 2011 estimates, major Indian cities generate 100 million tonnes of was
Oct 17, 2014 08:45 PM
The Washington National Cathedral’s design and décor is a brilliant blend of art and architecture, and boasts of wrought iron, stained glass, fabric, wood and stone work, We stand mesmerised by the gargantuan structure before us. It is perhap
Oct 22, 2014 08:26 AM
The task of getting approvals from different civic agencies for buildings is likely to get easier with new and dynamic building bye-laws in the offing. The Delhi Urban Art Commission (DUAC) and the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) on Tuesday organised a
Oct 17, 2014 08:53 PM
We have been advocating a scientific approach to calculating the guidance value. Normally guidance value is calculated at 70 per cent of the market value. There are some anomalies in this calculation itself. It creates an artificial bubble, and hence an in
Oct 17, 2014 08:49 PM
Beautifully carved waterspouts on the streets of Kathmandu bring fresh drinking water from underground springs but many have gone dry The city of Kathmandu in Nepal has been constantly inhabited since the 4 century A.D. at least. In the bustling capital
Oct 17, 2014 08:49 PM
The architect says we hardly find little niches in construction today, and not many logical reasons can be extended to their gradual disappearance It is curious to observe how fast we can shed design ideas of many generations, simply to move on with newe
Oct 17, 2014 08:47 PM
The ongoing Orchid flower show organised by The Orchid Society of Karnataka at the Lalbagh Botanical Garden’s Marigowda Hall concludes on Sunday. Sixty varieties of Orchids in all their colours, shapes and multiples, along with several hundreds of
Oct 17, 2014 08:47 PM
This is just to make you feel more secure about the possibility of taking a housing loan without the hassles of the cumbersome loan sanctioning process. Excess liquidity in the financial system calls for new and innovative offers to lure customers. Most
Oct 17, 2014 08:39 PM
Commercial real estate hasn’t fully recovered from the impact of the global meltdown and increase in stamp duty now will not provide much assistance to the market As the name suggests, guidance value is an indicative figure laid post the government
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