Architecture

  • Jamia Millia Islamia celebrates 93rd Foundation Day 29-10-2013 10:37 PM

    Jamia Millia Islamia, on Tuesday, celebrated its 93rd foundation day with the announcement of a unique email id for students and teachers of the central university. "Centre for Information Technology at Jamia will soon provide a unique email id to all students enrolled in Jamia. "This channel of communication between...
  • Watch: Humayun's Tomb wears a new look after a massive restoration project 25-09-2013 11:04 AM

    The iconic Humayun's Tomb in the national capital wears a new look after a massive restoration project that took six years. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh revealed the new-look Humayun's Tomb last week. ...
  • Antoni Gaudi: Google doodles the Spanish architect's 161st birthday 25-06-2013 08:07 AM

    New Delhi: The Google letters on the doodle to commemorate Antoni Gaudi's 161st birth anniversary are made up of six landmark works of the Spanish architect. Antoni Gaudi's designs had a distinctive style that were characterised by freedom of form, voluptuous colours and texture. His works are mainly concentrated in...
  • Nalanda University project takes major step forward 17-05-2013 04:35 AM

    New Delhi: In a major step towards realising the ambitious Nalanda International University, coming up in Rajgir in Bihar, an international jury has selected the architectural design of an Ahmedabad-based firm for the varsity. The design of Ahmedabad-based company Vastu Shilpa Consultants was selected by a jury that comprised top...
  • Engineering colleges to have 2 lakh more seats 30-12-2010 05:02 PM

    New Delhi: Too many students and too little seats - it's the bane of Indian education right from nursery to graduation and beyond. Turn it around could take years, but the baby steps taken by Union HRD Minister Kapil Sibal in technical education put out new norms for AICTE accredited...
  • Study uncovers details of cave temple architecture 27-10-2010 11:08 AM

    Tiruchirappalli: An archaeological study in Tamil Nadu has thrown light on interesting facets of cave temple architecture during the Pandyas-Pallavas reign, besides uncovering musical inscriptions engraved on some temples. The study has revealed that cave temples of the Pandyas and the feudatories exhibited several cult images of Ananthasayi (Lord Vishnu),...
  • Now a book on The contemporary Indian architecture 04-05-2008 01:14 AM

    Rise, cheer, shed a tear, or just clap in awe. The milestone which for some was awaited with bated breath, for others seen as merely a number, for some a zenith has finally arrived. He searched it the world over, for over a year, not knowing that the landmark would...
  • Paris gets a taste of India 04-04-2007 03:34 PM

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  • Govt to make Army save heritage 18-11-2006 10:23 AM

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