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Will FM come out with a path breaking Budget?

This is not the kind of economic situation a Finance Minister would have expected while presenting the Union Budget, least of all a person who is not even ...
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Data centre architecture is a virgin field for architects

In today’s world the significance of data need not be overemphasized. Data helps you make better decisions. Data collection used to involve manual data collection such as talking ...
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Iranian cultural sites threatened more by development works than Trump

When American archaeologists, heritage lovers and many leaders had reacted vociferously against the destruction of 1,700-year-old sandstone statues of Buddha by Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001, they had ...
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You may get answers to these questions in 2020

People have undergone lot of pain in 2019 and as such their expectations have risen manifold for 2020. Whether all these expectations and hopes would materialise in 2020? ...
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In Retrospect – A tragic end to the year 2019

Year 2019 saw some milestones being crossed which will have far reaching impact in years to come. However, year ended with a tragedy just as it had happened ...
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In Retrospect – Some major policy decision in 2019

Year 2019 is a different year in the sense that it was the last year of the old government and first year of the new government. As expected ...
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In Retrospect – Some highlights of 2019

December being the last month of the year, it is now time to take stock of our achievements and also some failures, deviations, disruptions, etc. Being an year ...
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nZEB – a baby step towards energy efficiency

Buildings account for 35-40% of the energy consumption and this ratio is bound to remain at the elevated level with urbanisation around the world taking place at a ...
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More needs to be done on ICAP to make it successful

India recently prepared and released a comprehensive Cooling Action Plan for the country and in the course became one of the first countries in the world to do ...
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Back to the future on the building front

A group of architects have taken to older construction techniques for the future of sustainable housing in the country. They meld techniques, modern science and natural materials for ...
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