World  /  Published 19.01.20

Fighting to preserve Lower Fifth Avenue magic

NYC on the verge of performing the latest iteration of its own notorious magic trick: “Now you see it, now you don’t!”...
By AP in New York

West Bengal  /  Published 09.01.20

Fresh design for Victoria

All box-type partitions, false ceilings and plywood have been done away with to expose the lofty, vaulted ceilings...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 26.12.19

Hastings House dwarfed

Citizens must pressure govts to preserve heritage properties...
By Jael Silliman

West Bengal  /  Published 24.10.19

Jail for inaction on old houses in Calcutta

CMC mulls act tweak on crumbling buildings...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 08.09.19

Green buildings: The State must support R&D

The State should support research and development of green materials and recycling methods to meet the growing demand...
By Bidisha Biswas


West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.19

Electric vehicle home rule

Apartment blocks with built-up area of 20,000sqm or more have to reserve 10% of the parking area to set up electric vehicle charging station...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.19

Underground wall to halt subsidence

Tunnel effect: 515 displaced till Friday...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 19.07.19

When the park is a parking lot

The park is packed with statuary. And I look at it through locked gates, as it is never open when I am around...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

West Bengal  /  Published 09.07.19

Thika land vertical limit lifted

The change has been brought about through an amendment to the West Bengal Thika Tenancy (Acquisition and Regulation) Act...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.10.18

Building tilts in Tiljala

35 families evacuated from 2 adjacent apartment blocks...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


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