Land sharks are out to gobble up an ancient city of Odisha known for its unparalleled urban planning and fortification.

Planned by British architects Chapman Taylor, and to be executed by the National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC), East Kidwai Nagar is an ambitious redevelopment project, pegged at an app

The Centre does not have unlimited powers to allow construction and mining in prohibited and regulated areas, the Supreme Court has ruled.

A city-based NGO today urged Dispur not to allow construction at Urvasi island on the Brahmaputra.

Construction was stopped in June last year, when ASI objected to the site

Lucknow: When Shah Jahan decided to build the Taj Mahal on a wooden base on the banks of the Yamuna, he got everything right from design to science. Except for one thing: he never factored in the Yamuna going dry.

In the Mughal era, wood was used to lay solid foundations. And Shah Jahan did not cut corners on the ebony which props the Taj up.

MADURAI: The Madras High Court Bench here on Wednesday restrained Tamil Nadu Minerals Limited (TAMIN), a State government undertaking, from quarrying near a hillock containing ancient Jain abodes, frescoes and Tamil Brahmi inscriptions at Keezhavalavu Panchayat in Melur Taluk near here.

Save Jain abodes

Allowing a public interest litigation petition, Justices N. Paul Vasanthakumar and R.

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority

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A high level Archeological Survey of India (ASI) delegation is in Jaisalmer to explore the possibility of developing a modern sewerage system near Sonar Kella to provide stability to the historical monument.
ASI additional director Pravin Srivastava is heading the delegation which held a meeting with officials from various departments.
Representative of World Watch Monument Amita Beig, d