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. (Opinion) Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 04:35 Housing for All and smart cities missions must converge to use the benefits given to each other : Says the national director and head of operations – strategic consulting, JLL India
  2. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 14:41 Delhi’s Pragati Maidan undergoes historic makeover, may host G20 Summit
  3. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 14:40 PMO meeting today to look at Pragati Maidan face-lift : Sources said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed all departments to ensure that the project is completed before 2019.
  4. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 11:31 UAE plans to build 'mini city' on Mars by 2117 : The Mars 2117 Project will start with an Emirati scientific team and will be extended to include international scientists and researchers.
  5. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 05:01 CEPT University convocation: Too many regulations cause more damage than good, suggests Bimal Patel : The committee comprised members from the Niti Aayog focused on reforming the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956, which regulated medical education
  6. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 05:01 SHAHABUDDIN AHMED in residence at Rashtrapati Bhavan
  7. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 05:01 The city that sleeps: deserted New York City – in pictures
  8. (Interview) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 05:00 ‘Architecture is larger than life, it outlives you’ : How much of the Taj and its history is in the Mughal museum? Architects Sourabh Gupta and Alexander Schwarz, who designed it, answer
  9. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 05:00 Is Detroit Really Making a Comeback? : Though it is back from the brink of bankruptcy, the city’s reality isn’t as rosy as the popular narrative suggests.
  10. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 05:00 'Forest cities': the radical plan to save China from air pollution : Stefano Boeri, architect famous for his plant-covered skyscrapers, has designs to create new green settlements in a nation plagued by pollution
  11. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 05:00 Credit ratings for all 72 urban local bodies in Telangana
  12. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 04:59 UN advocates a more disorderly urban form in New Urban Agenda document and Quito Papers film
  13. (Commentary) Monday, February 20, 2017 - 04:59 Richard Burton obituary : Architect who was a pioneer in design for energy conservation
  14. (Opinion) Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 14:40 Brash abominations or architectural evolution?
  15. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 06:59 Smart Cities – Where Have I Heard This Before? : “Smart Cities” have all the trappings of modernist urban renewal, so why are urbanists jumping on the bandwagon?
  16. (Commentary) Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 06:59 History of the Present: Mexico City : An unpopular president, a myth-making architect, and a multibillionaire tycoon are building an oversize airport in a nature preserve.
  17. (Media/Scan) , (Multimedia) Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 06:59 The Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise of Inner Mongolia : Zhao Liang’s film, Behemoth provides a ring-side seat to the effects of rapid development, commerce, and pollution in this autonomous region
  18. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 06:59 Bengaluru lake fire: What ‘smart cities’, Swacch Bharat, AMRUT, PM Modi? India unable to fix its cities : Bellandur lake in Bengaluru has now gone from foam to fire as toxic smoke choked the whole city. Is India failing its old cities and planning n
  19. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 06:59 Ashoka University looking for empowerment of Smart City Accelerator Programme
  20. (Commentary) Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 06:59 The Other World: A letter from the Jordan-Syria border.
  21. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 06:52 Abba Tor, Who Engineered T.W.A. Terminal at Kennedy Airport, Dies at 93
  22. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 06:51 Architecture’s stalwarts come together : Reinterpreting aesthetic sensibilities at the ongoing India Arch Dialogue
  23. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 06:50 A dreamer of epic proportions
  24. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 17, 2017 - 12:55 London architect to submit Amaravati design on February 22 : The CM conducted a review meeting on Amaravati development from the Secretariat at Velagapudi and interacted with master architects at Fosters a
  25. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 17, 2017 - 04:09 Pakistan: Can a three-day conference really save Mohenjodaro? : Researchers archaeologists & journalists were present in numbers at the site in Pakistan. But are discussions what the 4000-year-old site needs?
  26. (Media/Scan) Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 18:22 Residence of Chandigarh’s first chief architect, Pierre Jeanneret, turns into a museum : The museum will display the work of Jeanneret, Chandigarh’s first chief architect and the contributions he made for Chandigarh during his stay h
  27. (Media/Scan) Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 18:17 Top of the Line : An exhibition of sketches by architects listens to the sound of imagination
  28. (Media/Scan) Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 05:38 Buildings in Pragati Maidan not heritage, panel tells HC
  29. (Media/Scan) Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 04:22 Architect Rafiq Azam's project shortlisted for MIPIM award
  30. (Outreach) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 18:29 Urban (in)securities: Defending the City of the Future : On the relationship and physical connection between security and urbanity
  31. (Letter) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 17:26 THE Minutes Submitted by The Heritage Conservation Committee at the Delhi High Court today on INTACH's petition to declare 62 buildings as heritage in Delhi.
  32. (Interview) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:24 ‘We are building the foundation of a smart city’ - Dirk Dumortier, Prashant Rao
  33. (Commentary) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:24 Rio’s Olympic Legacy Isn’t Medal Worthy
  34. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:24 Imagining a World of Massive Cities That Crawl Across the Earth : An architect dreamed up these hulking biostructures that humans exploit for energy.
  35. (Outreach) , (Media/Scan) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:24 The Battlefield Management System (BMS) project is progressing well under the active guidance of Directorate General of Information Systems. : [excerpt from Rolta's Q3-FY-17 Consolidated Revenue Grows 23.6% Q-o-Q]
  36. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:24 Fake Cemeteries May Help Curb Sprawl in Spain
  37. (Outreach) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:24 NCARB Streamlines Path to Certification for Architects : Architects without a degree from an accredited program can pursue NCARB certification through a new path.
  38. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:24 Delhi's deadly dust: how construction sites are choking the city : The Indian capital’s inherently dusty air is made worse by countless unregulated construction sites – and the production of bricks and concrete
  39. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:24 The Case Against the Los Angeles 'Neighborhood Integrity Initiative'
  40. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:24 ‘Housing Societies’ Management Show (HSMS) 2017′ to be held at Nehru Centre, Mumbai
  41. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:23 American Academy in Rome appoints John Ochsendorf as 23rd director : MIT professor in architecture and engineering will serve three-year term.
  42. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 08:23 Take a look at the already-dilapidated facilities of the Rio Olympics
  43. (Call) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 06:14 Damned by Dams – Artefacts of Modernization and Conflicts of Transformation
  44. (Call) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 06:12 BOTTEGA: ecology of design practice : Ardeth#2, guest editor Albena Yaneva
  45. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 04:10 NDMC Building, an INTACH ‘Modern Heritage’ Site, Covered With LED Billboard : “If the NDMC is doing something like that on its own building, what will happen to the rest of Delhi?” asked the architect of the building
  46. (Commentary) Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 04:10 Monuments to a nation’s journey : Project of replacing Pragati Maidan’s structures ignores their significance as cultural artefacts that commemorate a distinctly Indian approach
  47. (Outreach) Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 18:28 Open forum with Sou Fujimoto : India Arch Dialogue 2017 event Curated by Verendra Wakloo and Ruchi Srivastava
  48. (Call) Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 12:01 IDEA journal_17: The Provocation DARK SPACE_ the interior
  49. (Call) Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 12:00 Winter simulation conference 2017
  50. (Commentary) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 19:48 Blue History : The ocean archive catalogues the ways we have been laid to waste and have wasted
  51. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 19:48 Parsvnath Developers Q3 loss at Rs15 crore - Livemint : Parsvnath Developers’ third quarter income from operations fell to Rs55.15 crore during from Rs67.83 crore in the year-ago period
  52. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 19:48 Smart Cities Mission projects get off the ground in 2016; Rs 1,32,197 cr proposals approved
  53. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 19:25 Urban habitations expanding in NE
  54. (Commentary) , (Interview) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 19:24 We have shortage of a talent pool of good architects: Shamit Manchanda, Chief Architect, Manchanda Associates
  55. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 19:24 Delhi HC Rejects PIL Against Govt's Bid To Have Foreign Architects Transform Pragati Maidan
  56. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 19:24 Meet Maverick Architect Bijoy Jain | Verve Magazine - India's premier luxury lifestyle women's magazine : The man who is renowned for his unconventional use of building materials and methods, talks to us about his architectural triumphs
  57. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 19:24 Smart cities: Pune Municipal Corporation plans India’s largest municipal bond issue of Rs 2,300 cr : PMC plans to use the funds for a 24*7 water supply project for the city while AMC has also identified an urban infrastructure project.
  58. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 18:48 Saturday 11 Feb 2017 - Book Launch - Legendary Structural Engineer - Mahendra Raj sponsored by his client, The Bearys group
  59. (Call) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 09:00 Small Settlements in China and Southeast Asia : Call for Case Studies
  60. (Call) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 05:06 WEAVING THE CITY : V!RUS JOURNAL #14: CALL FOR PAPERS
  61. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 03:54 Single Entrance Exam For Engineering & Architecture From 2018, Confirms HRD Ministry : The ministry has asked the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to issue a "suitable regulation" to implement the proposal
  62. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 03:53 Controversial Israeli architect here next week
  63. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 03:53 Maharashtra plans dedicated regulator for co-operative housing societies
  64. (Media/Scan) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 03:50 Footprint #22: Exploring Architectural Form: A Configurative Triad
  65. (Call) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 03:50 thresholds 46 - SCATTER!
  66. (Call) Monday, February 13, 2017 - 03:45 Collection in the Space of Culture : Announcement published by Irina Polyakova on Friday, February 10, 2017
  67. (Media/Scan) Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 18:22 Research Centres on Le Corbusier & Chandigarh Architecture to Come up in City
  68. (Media/Scan) Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 05:51 From 2018, single exam for engineering and architecture across India
  69. (Media/Scan) Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 05:50 Preview: India Design’s fifth edition
  70. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 18:50 HC dismisses petition against foreign architects : Plea made by India Institute of Architects
  71. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 04:23 Need for improvement in urban infrastructure
  72. (Call) Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 04:23 Monastery and Territory: Spiritual and Spatial Periphery : "Armonie composte" (Cycle of seminars about the monastic landscape Devised by Gianmario Guidarelli and Elena Svalduz- Padua University)
  73. (Outreach) Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 04:23 Gothic Modernisms
  74. (Call) Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 04:23 Education through Architecture and Work on the Self : Interdisciplinary Workshop at the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut
  75. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 04:14 Need for improvement in urban infrastructure: Minister
  76. (Media/Scan) , (Multimedia) Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 04:14 Could the Human Race Fit in a Single City? : How about a single building?
  77. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 04:14 Pub: Chandigarh Revealed: Le Corbusier’s City Today
  78. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 10, 2017 - 19:48 Help fund "Mies in London", the riveting tale of Mies' only design for the UK
  79. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 10, 2017 - 07:51 AICTE constitutes 7th pay revision committee for teachers, tech staff
  80. (Call) Friday, February 10, 2017 - 07:34 Sensible Objects, Material Engagement, Skilled Expertise : TransPositions Summer School 2017 hosted by: the ERC ARTECHNE project and the Department of History and Art History, Utrecht University, The Net
  81. (Call) Friday, February 10, 2017 - 06:10 [UN]TIMELY AESTHETICS
  82. (Call) Friday, February 10, 2017 - 05:16 The City - An Evolving Organism
  83. (Call) Friday, February 10, 2017 - 05:16 The American School of Architecture: Building on the Plains : The University of Oklahoma College of Architecture
  84. (Call) Friday, February 10, 2017 - 05:16 THE UNCANNY CITY: STRANGERS AND STRANGENESS IN URBAN LITERATURE
  85. (Media/Scan) Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 19:48 1930s modernist Aluminaire House moves cross-country to Palm Springs
  86. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 19:48 New life in the kingdom of death: the plan to redevelop subterranean Paris
  87. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 04:36 ‘His was a way of living than just a way of building’ : A film on the life of architect Laurie Baker posits conscious living and why it’s relevant today.
  88. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 04:36 Alternative solutions for affordable housing
  89. (Call) Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 04:31 International Design Organisations: Histories, Legacies, Values : A conference to examine the histories, legacies and values of international design organisations in a post-industrial, post-organisational world
  90. (Call) Monday, February 6, 2017 - 04:42 ACADIA 2017: Disciplines & Disruption : Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2-4 November 2017
  91. (Call) Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 15:31 “CAx: Dimensions of Computer-Aid in Architecture, Biological Sciences, Design and Medicine” : Cluster of Excellence »Image Knowledge Gestaltung. An Interdisciplinary Laboratory« Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Sophienstr. Berlin
  92. (Call) Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 15:30 Architectural Histories - open access journal of the EAHN
  93. (Call) Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 15:30 Reuse Reconsidered
  94. (Call) Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 05:38 MIT Thresholds 46: SCATTER! : Editors: Anne Graziano and Eliyahu Keller, MIT Department of Architecture
  95. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 04:03 Delhi's Lotus Temple not to be a UNESCO world heritage site
  96. (Media/Scan) Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 04:03 Culture fest salutes Lucknow’s iconic homes
  97. (Outreach) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 11:27 Architecture and Society Series - Feb 16th - Living with Heritage: The Case of Delhi in Historical Perspective - Swapna Liddle
  98. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:52 Report: Transit Oriented Developments Have Way Too Much Parking : "Empty Space: Real parking needs at five TODs."
  99. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:52 Smart City proposal receives over 3 lakh suggestions'
  100. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:52 Kolkata to gain from more investment in infrastructure
  101. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:52 AMRUT: Centre approves investment of Rs 1, 350 crore to Andhra Pradesh
  102. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:52 Foreign experts to speak on building a smart city : Two-day workshop for six cities from today
  103. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:52 The Dynamics of the City: Six Decades of Sy Kattelson’s Street Photos
  104. (Interview) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:52 A Vision of the Future: What Are Neighborhoods in a Digitized World? : “There has been an inaccurate theory that, as the world became more online, we would become less connected to our neighborhoods.”
  105. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:52 The Future Architecture Platform Announces Winners of its Second Annual Competition
  106. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:52 Beirut's last public beach: residents fear privatisation of Ramlet al-Baida
  107. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:52 Affordable housing: Low-cost housing to benefit from infra tag : Tag means real-estate builders can now take loans from market at lower rate, bringing down the overall cost of construction.
  108. (Media/Scan) Friday, February 3, 2017 - 05:50 Budget 2017 gives short shrift to the poor, especially unorganised workers: Amitabh Kundu

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