Several professions are charged with the mandate of ensuring quality of habitat development. If things are not going quite right in the real-world space, a good hard look at what is going on in professional space is in order. Many are and many more must be looking and it might help to look together. 

  1. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 12:00 Work on Jammu, Srinagar Smart Cities’ Projects unlikely to begin this year : First installment of Rs 200 cr each awaited from GoI
  2. (Outreach) Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 09:08 Décor et architecture (XVIe-XVIIe siècle): entre union et séparation des arts : Deuxième colloque international
  3. (Call) Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 09:07 HGSCEA Publication Prize : Historians of German, Scandinavian, and Central European Art and Architecture
  4. (E-Mail) Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 07:47 Government plans to tap into FDI for revival of housing and infrastructure projects : Seeing UD as one of the key factors in measuring economic growth, the govt. to focus on foreign investment to boost urban reconstruction.
  5. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 13:54 'Taj Mahal was built by blood and sweat of Indian labourers': Yogi Adityanath's harsh rebuttal to Sangeet Som
  6. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 08:27 Alphabet to develop high-tech waterfront site in Toronto
  7. (Call) Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 04:04 Fearful Futures: Cities in the Twenty-First Century : IAFOR International Conference on the City (CITY2018)
  8. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 00:03 ‘Illegal’ construction near Capitol alarms Unesco
  9. (Outreach) Monday, October 16, 2017 - 18:03 Onlineum - Online Museum
  10. (E-Mail) Monday, October 16, 2017 - 10:00 Body as Architecture/Architecture as Body : Session at Association for Art History, 2018 Annual Conference, Courtauld Institute of Art and King's College London, April 5 - 07, 2018
  11. (Outreach) Monday, October 16, 2017 - 10:00 Thermal Standards in Architecture. Reflecting on the Globalisation of Passive Climate Control
  12. (Media/Scan) Monday, October 16, 2017 - 00:00 62-storey Bahria Town Icon reaches structural completion
  13. (Media/Scan) Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 17:52 Housing ministry plans to allow projects in villages: official
  14. (Media/Scan) Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 10:07 Elphinstone Bridge stampede is a reminder of role good urban design can play in averting tragedies
  15. (Commentary) Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 08:29 Prisoners of Kathmandu : The city has become a sponge that soaks in cultures, individuals, parties and spiritual questions
  16. (Outreach) Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 06:31 Architecture and professionalism: New approaches to the work of Léon Stynen and his international contemporaries
  17. (Media/Scan) Friday, October 13, 2017 - 16:12 UNESCO Gets First Jewish Director, Day After U.S. Leaves Over ‘Anti-Israel’ Bias
  18. (Media/Scan) Friday, October 13, 2017 - 15:30 Futureproofing architecture through modern yet rooted concepts
  19. (Media/Scan) , (Interview) Friday, October 13, 2017 - 00:51 We don't want to build ghost towns in India: Alkesh Sharma, CEO, DMIC : Alkesh Sharma talks about the rationale behind abandoning some projects and innovative approaches the DMIC is adopting
  20. (Media/Scan) Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 20:31 US withdraws from Unesco citing anti-Israel bias
  21. (Media/Scan) Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 19:22 Unesco: Israel joins US in quitting UN heritage agency over 'anti-Israel bias' : Trump administration has been preparing for a withdrawal from world heritage body for months, Israeli PM praises it as ‘brave and moral decision
  22. (Media/Scan) Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 13:07 India's modernisation depends on modernisation of water
  23. (Call) Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 13:06 Panel on verticality for ICHG2018 : Up, down, round and round: verticality in the history of science
  24. (Media/Scan) Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 12:40 NBCC: ​Why NBCC's a strong play in construction
  25. (Media/Scan) Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 12:00 Commercialisation eating up the Walled City of Multan
  26. (Media/Scan) Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 12:00 L&T, Shapoorji Pallonji, NCC totake up Amaravati housing project
  27. (Media/Scan) Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 10:18 After withdrawal from UNESCO, US warns other UN agencies
  28. (Commentary) Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 08:00 Two decades after Gehry's Guggenheim Bilbao, where does architecture stand?
  29. (Call) Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 06:41 Zaporizhia modernism and Bauhaus school: universality of phenomena. Problems of preserving modernist heritage : International Research-to-Practice Conference as a part of 'German Weeks in Zaporizhia' series of events
  30. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 22:00 Al-Sisi lays first stone for New Administrative Capital : The urban development projects aim to prevent random housing and provide adequate housing for citizens, says the president
  31. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 12:00 A Shimmery Cube : What is the science behind how we experience architecture?
  32. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 02:42 Just two permanent staff in this Anna University dept!
  33. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 17:44 New building design ‘worst’: CEPT alumni
  34. (Commentary) Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 16:54 Afghanistan- Collapse of Urban Values from the Top of Skyscrapers
  35. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 13:59 Let’s work towards achieving descent shelter-Musumba : Ugandans are asked to work towards achieving descent and quality housing to better their lives especially those in areas affected by bad weather
  36. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 08:01 Telangana to get its own Tirumala in Yadadri temple project
  37. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 04:17 Elphinstone stampede: Architect says ban ‘monofunctional infrastructure’ : Today, development in the form of metro trains is being juxtaposed with heritage structures of south Bombay
  38. (Media/Scan) Monday, October 9, 2017 - 12:00 Alvar Aalto library renovation wins Finlandia Prize for Architecture 2017
  39. (Media/Scan) Monday, October 9, 2017 - 12:00 The bad news: India’s cities are likely to worsen. The good news: There is none
  40. (Media/Scan) Monday, October 9, 2017 - 12:00 Lagos to deliver 20, 000 housing units by 2018
  41. (Call) Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 03:08 Transforming the [re]public / An Urban Laboratory on Public Space
  42. (Media/Scan) Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 10:21 Donald Trump's Trump Org. to build massive housing structure in Gurgaon
  43. (Media/Scan) Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 07:25 Realtors drop big ventures, grab middle class housing schemes
  44. (Call) Friday, October 6, 2017 - 06:50 Spaces of Tolerance : Architecture and Culture, Vol. 7, Issue no. 1, March 2019
  45. (Call) Friday, October 6, 2017 - 05:17 Art, Materiality and Representation : Royal Anthropological Institute / British Museum / SOAS
  46. (Call) Friday, October 6, 2017 - 05:16 Activism at Home: Architects' own houses as sites of resistance
  47. (Media/Scan) Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 19:23 India's first ‘disaster museum’ opens in Dehradun
  48. (Media/Scan) Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 10:28 The story behind Vidhana Soudha
  49. (Media/Scan) Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 05:57 Builders seek govt aid to complete projects
  50. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 07:30 Maharashtra mulls corporation for affordable housing with initial corpus of Rs 3,000 crore : Contractors are expected to use new technology to speed up construction.
  51. (Outreach) Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 06:12 Architecture and Society Series - August 17th - Through the 'Lens' of MARG Speaker : Sneha Ragavan, Researcher at Asia Art Archive
  52. (Call) Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 05:19 Structural Instability. History, Environment, and Risk in Architecture
  53. (Opinion) Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 04:50 The missed opportunity to reimagine Mumbai : If Charles Correa’s vision for Mumbai had been implemented in the 1990s, the Elphinstone Road stampede could have been avoided
  54. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 04:43 Tridip Suhrud appointed director, Cept Archives
  55. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 12:00 Rwanda moving to decent housing for all
  56. (Call) Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 03:30 Emerging Identities in the Future of Places: Neo-cultures, Place Multi-mediation and Intersubjectivities
  57. (Call) Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 03:30 Architecture, the Built Environment, and the Aftermath of the First World War
  58. (Call) Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 03:30 2018 Special Focus: Mobilities in the Global North and South – Critical Urban and Global Visions
  59. (Media/Scan) Monday, October 2, 2017 - 14:33 President declares urban Maharashtra open defecation free
  60. (Media/Scan) Monday, October 2, 2017 - 12:00 Nigeria: FMBN Positions Towards Affordable Housing for All - MD
  61. (Media/Scan) Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 12:00 Tel Aviv's Architectural Brutalism: Ugly, Hated, but Glad to Be Gray
  62. (Media/Scan) Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 19:45 Newly-discovered maps from 1887 tell Kolkata’s municipal story
  63. (Media/Scan) , (Interview) Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 16:51 Mumbai’s monuments man : Jayant Sriram meets conservation architect Vikas Dilawari
  64. (Opinion) Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 12:00 Delhi’s Coronation Park Highlights How Urban Governance Ignores Both History and the Public : American Historical Association cited the park as an example of preserving historical artefacts. They wouldn’t have said it if they’d been there
  65. (Commentary) Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 07:05 Obituary: Bansidhar House
  66. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 08:00 PCI sticks to its demand for sole control over pharmacy education, AICTE refuses to budge in policy matters
  67. (Media/Scan) , (Interview) Monday, September 25, 2017 - 12:10 Urban spaces with an environmental commitment
  68. (Media/Scan) Monday, September 25, 2017 - 12:00 A crisis is building up in India’s real estate sector : The slowdown in India’s real estate sector reflects the challenges facing post-reform growth, and fixing them is going to be a challenge
  69. (Media/Scan) Friday, September 22, 2017 - 21:04 The government is keen to allow urban housing projects in villages bordering towns and cities : Housing and urban affairs minister Hardeep Singh Puri has said.
  70. (Outreach) , (Call) Friday, September 22, 2017 - 08:31 Training Programme on Planning and Designing of Faecal Sludge/Septage and Decentralised Wastewater Treatment Plants : Course intended "for select target audience" (sic!)
  71. (Interview) Friday, September 22, 2017 - 08:31 City of Tomorrow: Future challenges for smart cities
  72. (Media/Scan) , (Multimedia) Friday, September 22, 2017 - 08:30 THE WALL: A 2,000-mile search for answers : The Wall – An in-depth examination of Donald Trump's border wall
  73. (Opinion) , (Interview) Friday, September 22, 2017 - 08:30 L&T CFO R Shankar Raman: Don’t see private sector coming back for the next couple of years : CEO says the govt’s preparedness for GST rollout was nowhere close to what was claimed and this showed in the GDP growth numbers
  74. (Media/Scan) , (Competition) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 17:50 Winner of I Look Up Film Challenge shows architecture's impact on fight against homelessness in Los Angeles
  75. (Media/Scan) , (Competition) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 15:22 “Unbuild the Wall” winners envision inclusive alternatives for the current U.S.-Mexico border wall
  76. (Media/Scan) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 14:39 Govt extends low-cost home subsidy to units built on pvt land
  77. (Media/Scan) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 13:24 Government announces new PPP policy for private investments in affordable housing
  78. (Media/Scan) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:00 Remember When They Wanted to Build a Parking Lot Over the Hudson?
  79. (Media/Scan) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:00 Houses for poor in 7 days! Govt to import 3D tech
  80. (Media/Scan) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:00 In This N.C. Town, a Model for Rebuilding Is Taking Shape : Established by freed slaves in 1885, Princeville is the oldest town in the U.S. incorporated by African-Americans.
  81. (Media/Scan) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:00 The Car as a Vehicle for Desire : An alluring aspect of the exhibition at the Fondation Cartier is its suggestion of what photographs of cars absent of people can convey.
  82. (Media/Scan) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:00 Can the World’s Megacities Survive the Digital Age? : For megacities, it’s time to start planning for a disrupted future.
  83. (Media/Scan) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:00 Glimpses of the Future of Architecture at a Chicago Biennial : The Chicago Architecture Biennial, which opened this past weekend, looks to history for inspiration.
  84. (Outreach) Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 04:21 Special Session Balkans Architectural Biennale - Urban Transformations and Transitions in the Balkans : International Conference / Balkan Patterns in Architecture
  85. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 20:38 Ford Organises City Of Tomorrow Symposium In Delhi To Ideate And Discuss Mobility Of The Future : ... The panel discussion was followed by a TED talk ...
  86. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 15:53 How Chandigarh lost its furniture to the world (Part II) : DRI dossier on Vijay Nanda Judges’ chairs, minister’s table, all procured at leisure
  87. (Outreach) , (Media/Scan) Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 12:00 Scaffolding exhibit coming up at the Center for Architecture
  88. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 12:00 Teotihuacan is Unique among Ancient Mesoamerican Cities, Archaeologist Says : The Teotihuacan Anomaly: The Historical Trajectory of Urban Design in Ancient Central Mexico
  89. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 16:26 Grenfell Tower: police may consider individual manslaughter charges : Scotland Yard also says death toll from fire may fall slightly from current estimate of about 80
  90. (Commentary) Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 12:00 Gone Baby Gone : In the wake of the housing crisis, a new breed of real estate investor is destroying America's cities.
  91. (Call) Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 09:07 The Senses and Spaces of Death, Dying and Remembering: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
  92. (Commentary) Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 04:15 Auspicious Urbanisms: Security and Propaganda in Myanmar’s New Capital
  93. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 02:05 Antiques smugglers had a free run of state’s heritage
  94. (Media/Scan) Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 12:00 Urban poor to benefit from improved unplanned settlements
  95. (Media/Scan) Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 12:00 City Buyer Beware: Not Even Amazon Is a Sure Bet
  96. (Media/Scan) Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 23:32 Govt looks upwards to house growing population in 53 mega cities : The government will be reviewing the FSI – the ratio of a building’s total floor area to the size of the piece of the land on which it is built
  97. (Media/Scan) Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 13:39 Why Is Naidu Not Liking Amaravati Designs?
  98. (Outreach) Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 12:00 Sharda University’s International conference on ‘Futuristic Trends in Architecture’
  99. (Commentary) Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 06:00 Where does ‘taking back control’ leave our local shops? In cloud cuckoo land
  100. (Media/Scan) Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 05:53 To boost Housing for All, Smart Cities, here is what the Narendra Modi government is mulling
  101. (Commentary) , (Interview) Friday, September 15, 2017 - 12:00 ‘The Tech’s There, Not The Political Will’
  102. (Commentary) Friday, September 15, 2017 - 09:00 Downward spiral: how Venezuela’s symbol of progress became political prisoners’ hell : The dizzying spiral structure in central Caracas was conceived in the 1950s as a monument to a nation’s confidence – but now its crumbling shell
  103. (Media/Scan) Friday, September 15, 2017 - 08:57 Amaravati to get Rajamouli stamp
  104. (Outreach) Friday, September 15, 2017 - 07:45 Architecture and Society Series - September 18th - Design vs Styling: Method vs Madness? : Speaker: S. Badrinarayanan, Architect & Professor at Pearl Academy
  105. (Media/Scan) Friday, September 15, 2017 - 05:59 How a tax haven is leading the race to privatise space : Luxembourg has shown how far a tiny country can go by serving the needs of global capitalism. Now it has set its sights on outer space
  106. (Media/Scan) Friday, September 15, 2017 - 02:32 Rafiq Azam wins the Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets 2017 : The honour was announced on Monday at a hotel in Dubai, says a press release.
  107. (Media/Scan) Friday, September 15, 2017 - 02:30 Digital boards make no business sense : Installed at 150 locations for Rs 20L each, they were to generate revenue, but authorities have realised that they cannot be used to display ads
  108. (Media/Scan) Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 21:05 Inside India’s race to cool 1.3 billion people in a warming world

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