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Good response for YEIDA‘s Logistics Park & Heritage City tenders

The Yamuna Expressway industrial development authority (Yeida), the nodal agency responsible for implementing the Yamuna Expressway Project and allied development, has received 11 and...

Cities must have vibrant public spaces: VP

The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that COVID-19 pandemic has taught us the importance of good ventilation and sunlight for our...

Cement manufacturers may go slow on price hike for now

Cement manufacturers seem to have developed cold feet over price hike issue as the government through one of its ministers expressed its unhappiness over...

This is a whale museum & its structure too says so

Norway is building a new whale museum on the southern coast and it is shape that makes all the difference. Designed by Danish architectural...

Increased gas price to impact tiles’ prices

Year 2021 began on a bad note for the Morbi tiles manufacturers as the natural gas supplier, Gujarat Gas, increased the price of natural...

Good response for YEIDA‘s Logistics Park & Heritage City tenders

The Yamuna Expressway industrial development authority (Yeida), the nodal agency responsible for implementing the Yamuna Expressway Project and allied development, has received 11 and 6 proposals for Logistics Park and Heritage City projects, respectively,...

Cities must have vibrant public spaces: VP

The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that COVID-19 pandemic has taught us the importance of good ventilation and sunlight for our health. The Vice President made these remarks in Hyderabad yesterday...

Cement manufacturers may go slow on price hike for now

Cement manufacturers seem to have developed cold feet over price hike issue as the government through one of its ministers expressed its unhappiness over surging steel and cement prices. According to some dealers, cement...

This is a whale museum & its structure too says so

Norway is building a new whale museum on the southern coast and it is shape that makes all the difference. Designed by Danish architectural studio Dorte Mandrup, the whale museum, The Whale, is in...

Increased gas price to impact tiles’ prices

Year 2021 began on a bad note for the Morbi tiles manufacturers as the natural gas supplier, Gujarat Gas, increased the price of natural gas by Rs 4/scm in the new year. Analysts expect...

Houses in Telangana to get QR codes soon

The Telangana State government is contemplating implementation of Quick Response (QR) code-based digital door numbering on a pilot basis in some of the Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) across the state. By integrating digital door...

An architectural marvel becomes a suicide point

Much talked about Heatherwick Studio’s spiralling climbable sculpture The Vessel in Manhattan’s Hudson Yards is closed to the public indefinitely. This decision was taken after three suicides, of which two were in less than...

Ayodhya mosque construction to begin on Republic Day

Construction work for the Dhannipur mosque project in Uttar Pradesh’s Ayodhya will begin on Republic Day after a flag hoisting ceremony, the Trust constituted to build the mosque has announced. The mosque is coming...

ICOMOS issues a worldwide Heritage Alert

The International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) has issued a worldwide Heritage Alert, its most consequential expressional of concern, to amplify awareness of the threat to the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA)...

CSMT redevelopment gets good response

Ten firms, including Adani, Godrej and Oberoi, have bid for redeveloping the heritage Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) Railway station as part of an over Rs 1,640-crore project. Indian Railway Stations Development Corporation Ltd...

Inaction in preserving ancient monuments in Fatehpur Sikri alleged

Fathehpur Sikri resident Amarnath Parashar has filed a petition with the Supreme Court alleging inaction by authorities in preserving ancient monuments in Fatehpur Sikri and sought direction for implementing a plan for integrated development...

Professional movement in Architecture and Design sector

Though the professional movement in design industry has picked up pace in recent months, it has not yet reached pre-Covid level yet. According to industry sources it may take few more months to reach...

The U.S. Embassy will have new multi-building campus in New Delhi

Last week the Union Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri, and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal broke ground on a new chancery building for the U.S. Embassy in New...

Trident invents a method to produce towels without usage of any chemical

Trident Limited has been granted patent for “Fabric and Method of Manufacturing Fabric” by European Patent office. The invention comprises a method of producing a fabric by subjecting the fabric to a special treatment,...

Government issues advisory on rooftop solar scheme

To generate solar power by installing solar panels on the roof of the houses, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India is implementing Grid-connected Rooftop Solar Scheme (Phase-II). Under this scheme Ministry...

Southern cement manufacturers form an exclusive association

Cement manufacturers in the Southern region have formed an association exclusively for south India. The newly-formed South India Cement Manufacturers' Association (SICMA) is headed by N Srinivasan, vice-chairman and MD of India Cements, while...

5.02 lakh under-construction housing units stuck by

According to a report published by Anarock Property Consultants, there were around 5.02 lakh housing units stuck at various stages of construction across the top seven cities by the end of 2020. However, year...

MDF manufacturers relieved as DGTR favours continuation of ADD

With the Director General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) recommending a continuation of definitive antidumping duty (ADD) on imports of MDF having thickness of 6-mm or more originating in or exported from Malaysia, Thailand and...

Scientists make sustainable polymer from sugars in wood

Not only does the new nature-inspired material reduce reliance on crude oil products, but its properties can also be easily controlled to make the material flexible or crystalline. The researchers, from the University’s Centre for...

Paint manufacturers may hike prices in the current quarter

It was expected in the previous quarter and fortunately it didn’t happen and analysts and dealers expect 2-4% price hike by paint manufacturers in the fourth quarter. However, the paint manufacturers have withdrawn most...

KVIC develops unique wall paint from cow dung

Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has developed eco-friendly, non-toxic paint, called “Khadi Prakritik Paint” which is a first-of-its-kind product, with anti-fungal, anti-bacterial properties. Cow dung is the main ingredient that has gone into...

HCC approves construction of new parliament building

The Heritage Conservation Committee yesterday gave its approval for construction of a new parliament building. It may be recalled here that a few days ago, the Supreme Court had cleared the decks for the...

DRM Office building at Bhavnagar wins award for energy conservation

Divisional Railway Manager’s offices at Bhavnagar has won the first prize at the 30th National Energy Conservation Awards (NECA) under Building category organised by Ministry of Power, in association with Bureau of Energy Efficiency...

Cities Are Key to India’s Post-Pandemic Growth, Says Report

The unfolding COVID-19 pandemic has been catastrophic for cities, which have borne the brunt of the outbreak. According to estimates, about 70% of India’s GDP comes from its cities and around 25-30 people migrate...

Minister calls for appointing regulators for steel & cement industry

Big players in the steel and cement industry are indulging in cartelisation to jack-up prices, Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari has said, pitching to place a regulator for the sectors. The minister was...

TN completes renovation of eight heritage structures

Eight heritage monuments, including temples and a pond were recently renovated in Tamil Nadu at a cost of Rs 13.27 crore with funds from Asian Development Bank. The renovation, initiated through the state archaeology...

Purvi Chhadva wins Z axis 2020 design competition

Purvi Chhadva, adjunct associate professor, Faculty of Planning, CEPT has won the design award in category “Redefining the City for the Public” of the “Z axis 2020: You and your neighbourhood design competition” organised...

This app is a super hit among land users in Karnataka

Within less than a year after its launch, this app has 4.3 lakh downloads which itself speaks about its popularity and utility. Yes, Karnataka government's Dishank app is super hit among the land users. Thousands...

Haldi appoints JLL as Strategic Sales Partner

Haldi Golf County, a joint venture of Dream Valley Golf and Resorts along with Girdhari Homes, has appointed JLL India (Jones Lang LaSalle) as its strategic sales partner which is expected to create an...

Construction sector to contract by 12.6% in FY 2021

Construction sector will be the worst affected segment of the economy and is estimated to contract by 12.6% during 2020-21, reveals the advance estimates of GDP for 2020-21 released by National Statistics Office yesterday. According...

Real estate industry welcomes Maharashtra govt’s move to cut levies

Real estate developers have welcomed the Maharashtra state government's decision to cut premium on real estate projects by half, saying the move will go a long way in expediting project completions. A few days...

Now its time for 1-minute city

While the majority of the people in Metro cities in India spend hours to reach their work places, urban planners in Western World are planning cities where travelling time is reduced to a few...

95k houses sold in 8 cities in the 2nd half of CY2020

94,997 housing units were sold across eight major cities in the country during the second half of 2020, says a report by Knight Frank India. It noted that as the country moved towards normalcy,...

EESL distributed 370 mn LED bulbs in six years

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture of PSUs under the Ministry of Power, has distributed over 36.69 crore LED bulbs across India under UJALA scheme since its inception in 2015. This has...

SC clears the way for Central Vista project

A three-judge Bench of the Supreme Court yesterday gave the green signal to the redevelopment of New Delhi's Central Vista area, rejecting a batch of petitions challenging the scheme for alleged violation of land...

Cement manufacturers may hike prices soon

CCI investigation notwithstanding, cement manufacturers are set to hike the price of the commodity from mid-January. Usually construction activity peaks after Sankarnti and the cement manufacturers  increase the prices during this period of the...

386 construction sites fined for non-compliance of rules

Special inspection teams appointed by pollution control boards in NCR have found 386 construction sites in the region to be non-compliant with the various C&D Waste Management Rules / Guidelines and dust mitigation measures...

Rising costs stare at Morbi tiles manufacturers

Morbi tiles manufacturers may be seeing continued surge in exports order but that has not come without any price tags attached to it. Yes, Morbi tiles manufacturers are now concerned about rising costs which...

AC prices may go up again

Prevailing cold weather notwithstanding air conditioner manufacturers may not be deterred from taking an aggressive pricing strategy in the coming days. Companies like Blue Star have already taken a price hike of about 5%....

Fresh supply of office space down 30-35 pc, say property consultants

According to leading property consultants, JLL and Savills, new supply of office space fell 30-35 per cent year-on-year in 2020 across major cities mainly on lower demand because of the COVID-19 pandemic. While JLL...

Additional CVD on imported glass may increase its price in India

Recent decision of the government to impose additional CVD/anti-subsidy duty of 9.74%-11.15% on imports of ‘clear float glass’ from Malaysia will make the imports costlier and also will encourage the domestic manufacturers to go...

Cement price retreats and demand weakens in December

After strong recovery of demand with high single digit growth in October-November, cement demand cooled down in December due to variety of reasons. On an average cement price declined by 2-3% on an all-India...

NGMA opens up its lawns and gallery spaces for public

National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) is enlivening people’s museum experience by opening up its lawns and gallery spaces to the public every Saturday and Sunday starting from today. This will be open free...

PM lays foundation stone of Light House projects across six states

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of Light House projects (LHPs) under Global Housing Technology Challenge (GHTC)- at six sites across six States, yesterday through video conference. He announced the winners...

EESL to set up 500 more EV charging stations in FY21

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), the joint venture of PSUs under the Ministry of Power, plans to install at least 500 more electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in the country during fiscal 2020-21 to...

JLL India’s Hyderabad office gets LEED® Certification

JLL India's Hyderabad Office has been awarded the LEED® Version 4 Gold Certification for commercial interiors which showcases the occupiers' environmental commitments and leadership in creating sustainable and future-ready office spaces. "Our Hyderabad office is...

Air pollution control measures in NCR may affect construction activities

In view of deteriorating air quality and likely increase in activities during New Year celebrations, Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) had issued an order recently directing Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) and SPCBs in...

Ahmedabad is the most affordable housing market of 2020

According to the latest affordability index of Knight Frank India, Ahmedabad is the most affordable housing market in the country with an affordability ratio of 24 per cent followed by Pune and Chennai at...

PM to lay foundation stone of Light House Projects on 1st January

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of Light House Projects (LHPs) under Global Housing Technology Challenge-India (GHTC-India) at six sites across six States on 1st January 2021 via video conferencing....

Indian ceramic tile exports surge continues

Export surge of ceramic tiles from Morbi continues unabated and if the present trend is any indication, ceramics tiles may be the only sector where the export performance of FY 21 may well match...

NMC rejects many building plan proposals under new DCPR

It was a path breaking step and its introduction will cannot be expected to be smooth. This is what the people of Nashik found the hard way about the newly introduced Unified Development Control...

India office leasing continues recovery: JLL

According to property consultant, JLL, India's office market continues to recover witnessing a net absorption of 8.27 million sq ft, an increase of 52% in Q4 2020 (Oct-Nov-Dec) when compared to Q3 2020. Except...

Sustainability is the focus at Welcomhotel Shimla

ITC Hotel has opened its 26th Welcomhotel and it has many specialities. Its special because Welcomhotel Shimla is the first property of the brand in Himachal Pradesh. But the hotel is not in the...

Maruti Suzuki completes eco-friendly houses for employees

Maruti Suzuki completed a housing township of affordable modern eco-friendly houses for its employees in Dharuhera and handed over the first batch of houses to its employees. The remaining apartments out of a total...

Review meeting of “Adopt a Heritage” Project held

Under the “Adopt a Heritage: Apni Dharohar, Apni Pehchaan” project, 27 Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) have been awarded to 12 Monument Mitras for twenty-five (25) sites and two (2) Technological interventions across India. This...

Architect Vikram Lall who designed Buddha Smriti Park passes away

Noted architect Vikram Lall, who designed the iconic Buddha Smriti Park in Patna, passed away in Brussels on Sunday. Lall was also part of the team that designed the Akshardham Temple in Delhi. He...

President lays foundation stone for heritage projects in Diu

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind laid the foundation stone for various developmental projects in Diu on Saturday which included improvement of 1.3-km heritage walk-way on Diu City Wall; conservation and facade...

BDA launches town planning scheme by giving RoRs to villagers

The town planning scheme initiated by the Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA), a first of its king in Odisha, was launched on Thursday with the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik distributing land pattas to residents of...

Residential sales up 51% in Q4 2020: JLL

India's residential sector is seeing an acceleration in sales leading to a fast paced recovery from the impact of the pandemic, says a JLL report. Residential sales accelerated by 51% in Q4 as compared...

Majority of Indians plan to purchase property in 2021: NoBroker.com

According to a report by NoBroker.com, around 82 per cent of the people across the major cities plan to buy a residential property in 2021. The insights were derived based on a survey conducted...

Goa to have 5,000 seat convention centre

Goa government is planning to build an International Convention Centre under Public Private Partnership mode. The project involves development of international convention centre, hotel, multiplex and downstream assets at Dona Paula, Goa on Design,...

Air Quality Commission directs strict dust control measures

The Commission of Air Quality Management in Delhi-NCR and adjoining areas reviewed the deteriorating air quality situation and has directed strict enforcement of dust control measures to curb air pollution in Delhi-NCR. It said that...

CtrlS wins Golden Peacock Award for Eco-Innovation

CtrlS, Asia's Largest Rated-4 Hyperscale Datacenter provider, was awarded the prestigious Golden Peacock Award for Eco-Innovation. The company became the World's first datacenter to be awarded in the datacenter category. In the past, CtrlS...

Tide changes for better for home textile exporters to US

India’s home textile exports to USA continue to benefit from the situation arising out of Covid. The sector is benefiting from higher in-home consumption due to increased work-from-home period and higher emphasis on health...

CPWD to build IIIT Bhagalpur’s permanent campus

IIIT Bhagalpur will have a permanent campus and the Central Public Works Department will be building the same. Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' yesterday laid the Foundation stone of permanent campus of...

India wins 4 UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation

The winners for the 2020 UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation have been announced and four of Indian projects have won the award this year. Delhi’s Heritage Park-Sunder Nursery, Koothambalam at Guruvayoor Temple,...

Tripura signs agreement with ADB to improve urban amenities

The government of India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have signed a $4.21 million project readiness finance (PRF) for the development of urban amenities and tourism sector in Tripura. The PRF is for...

Cement prices correct in some regions

Post CCI raids on some leading cement manufacturers and initiation of investigation against possible cartelisation by the cement manufacturers, price of the commodity has remained relatively stable except in some regions of the country....

Data centres to provide big opportunity for realtors

Setting up data centres and managing them may be a next big business opportunity for Indian real estate companies. India’s leading realtor, Hiranandani Group, is already into this business through its subsidiary, Yotta Infrastructure...

Indian Institute of Heritage to be set up soon

As the next budget is hardly six weeks away the Ministry of Culture and Tourism is becoming active to ensure that announcements/promises made in the last budget are implemented before next budget. Yesterday, the...

Citizen Square to come up at Market of India in Chennai

A Citizen Square on the lines of Times Square is planned at Market of India, SPR City in Chennai. Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Thiru M Eddappadi K Palaniswamy yesterday laid the foundation stone...

‘Green buildings movement should become people’s movement’ – Vice President

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has appealed to the Finance Commissions and local bodies to encourage green buildings through various measures including tax incentives. He was speaking at the inauguration...

Cities should balance present and future needs: Hardeep Singh Puri

Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, MoS, I/C, Housing and Urban Affairs has stated that a holistic approach is required, that ensures a balance, to achieve India's development goals while keeping sustainability at its core. Speaking...

Bengaluru’s transit infra projects to unlock its real estate potential: Knight Frank India

According to leading international property consultancy Knight Frank India, key transit infrastructure projects in Bengaluru including the Metro and roadways will unlock possibilities for heightened real estate development across 24 key locations. The transit...

Public protest – architectural way!

Public protests in India usually end up in violence resulting in destruction of public property, burning of vehicles and loss of innocent lives. But in North America people affected by the route of Pacific...

GRESB recognise Godrej Properties as sector leader globally               

The Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB), an organization that provides Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) benchmarks for real estate organizations across the world, has recognised Godrej Properties as a sector leader globally and...

Green building award for Reliance’s Jhajjar township

The Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) has awarded the gold certificate to Reliance’s Model Economic Township (MET) in Jhajjar. MET Project is envisaged as a fully integrated industrial township and will have industry clusters...

CCI investigation may put brakes on cement price surge

Last week the Competition Commission of India (CCI) initiated an investigation against many cement companies for alleged violations under Sec 3 of the Competition Act, 2002, which deals with the anti-competitive agreement or cartels....

Zurich Airport International selects consortium of architects to design Noida airport

Zurich Airport International has selected a consortium consisting of Nordic, Grimshaw, Haptic and STUP as the architects to design the passenger terminal of Delhi Noida International Airport (DNIA) at Jewar (Uttar Pradesh). It may...

Goa state government drops its plans to urbanise heritage church complex

Bowing to the protests from the opposition as well as heritage conservationists, the Goa government has backtracked from its proposed move to include an area housing a 17th century Old Goa Church complex under...

CMDA to hire consultant to prepare 3rd masterplan

Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) is hiring a consultant to prepare the third masterplan which will have a long-term vision for desirable urban development of Chennai Metropolitan Area (CMA) through a participatory approach while...

National Engineering Industries Jaipur plant gets IGBC certification

National Engineering Industries Ltd (NEI), part of CK Birla Group, was recently awarded Green Factory Building Platinum Certification by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) for its 75-year-old manufacturing facility located in Jaipur. Spread...

Leading MDF manufacturers hike prices

Leading manufacturers of medium density fibreboard (MDF) have hiked the prices by 3-4% to offset the rising resin costs. Price hike has been effected in all regions except in South India which is vulnerable...

PM lays foundation stone of New Parliament Building

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of the New Parliament Building yesterday. The new building is an intrinsic part of the vision of ‘AatmaNirbhar Bharat’ and will be a landmark opportunity...

12th edition of GRIHA Summit to be held on 15th Dec

12th edition of India's Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA) Council's annual flagship event will be held from 15th to 16th December, 2020. The 2020 GRIHA Summit, to be held virtually, will bring...

Normalcy returning much faster for plywood & laminates

Situation no longer appears to be gloomy for plywood and laminates manufacturers as the normalcy is slowly returning to market in Metro and other major cities. Impressive recovery in secondary real estate market (mainly...

PM to lay foundation stone of New Parliament Building on Dec 10

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the New Parliament Building at Sansad Marg, New Delhi on December 10, 2020. The function will be attended by Shri Om Birla, Speaker,...

New building permission system launched in Telangana

Telangana state government has launched a new online single window system for sanctioning approvals to new buildings based on self- certification by the applicants. It may be recalled here that in September, Telangana assembly...

Gwalior, Orcha included on UNESCO’s World heritage cities

Year 2020 is finally ending on a happy note for heritage lovers in the country as Gwalior and Orchha of Madhya Pradesh have been included in the list of World Heritage Cities by UNESCO....

RMZ sells part of its real estate assets to Brookfield

RMZ Corp, India’s one of the largest real estate companies, has completed the sale of 12.8M-sq.ft of 67M-sq.ft of its Real Estate assets to a fund managed by Brookfield Asset Management, for US$2 Billion,...

AC makers resort to aggressive pricing to clear stocks

This festive season saw many room air conditioners (RAC) makers resorting to aggressive pricing to clear the old stocks and start afresh for the new summer season. Leading RAC makers like LG, Panasonic, Lloyd,...

SC halts Central Vista construction till final verdict

Central government’s ambitious Central Vista project faced a setback when the Supreme Court ordered stoppage of construction work till the pronouncement of final verdict. The SC has, however, granted permission to the Centre to...

Maharashtra notifies unifies DCR applicable across the state

In a move that would give big boost to the real estate sector in the state, the Urban Development Department of Maharashtra Government has notified the Unified Development Control and Promotion Regulations (UDCPR) applicable...

Uncertainty haunts commercial realty sector

A sense of uncertainty has crept in which has left the commercial realty developers in a state of confusion. If one looks at the recent figures, the impact of the pandemic is clearly visible...

Jaipur world heritage project a model for South Asian countries: UNESCO

The UNESCO New Delhi office sees the Jaipur world heritage project as model for other Indian and South Asian historic towns. While Jaipur is the second Indian historic town to be inscribed on the...

Only established developers seeing good demand for properties

While there has been a huge resurgence of demand for residential real estate in the last 45 days, the situation is not same for all projects and for all the developers. Interestingly, banks and...

NK Patel is the new president of ITPI

NK Patel, a gold-medallist town planner and leading real estate developer from Ahmedabad, has taken over as President of the Institute of Town Planners India (ITPI), the premier national body of town planners. V....

IFC signs agreement for affordable green housing in India

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has signed an agreement with Aavas Financiers — a retail, affordable housing finance company — and Aavas Foundation to improve access to affordable green housing for...

Two Indian natural heritage sites face significant concern: IUCN

According to the recently published International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) World Heritage Outlook 3 report, two of Indian natural heritage sites, viz., Manas Wildlife Sanctuary and Western Ghats, are of significant concern...

This water treatment technology may solve our water crisis also

This eco-friendly and efficient Phytorid Technology Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) developed by CSIR-National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Nagpur and CSIR-NCL can treat waste water as well as solve the water scarcity problem. PHYTORID is...

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Good response for YEIDA‘s Logistics Park & Heritage City tenders

The Yamuna Expressway industrial development authority (Yeida), the nodal agency responsible for implementing the Yamuna Expressway Project and allied development, has received 11 and...

Cities must have vibrant public spaces: VP

The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that COVID-19 pandemic has taught us the importance of good ventilation and sunlight for our...

Cement manufacturers may go slow on price hike for now

Cement manufacturers seem to have developed cold feet over price hike issue as the government through one of its ministers expressed its unhappiness over...

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An architectural marvel becomes a suicide point

Much talked about Heatherwick Studio’s spiralling climbable sculpture The Vessel in Manhattan’s Hudson Yards...

ICOMOS issues a worldwide Heritage Alert

The International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) has issued a worldwide Heritage Alert,...

Cement manufacturers may go slow on price hike for now

Cement manufacturers seem to have developed cold feet over price hike issue as the...