Navarathri is here and the city is in festive cheer.
22 Sep 2017
An organic life has a stereotype — hippies growing their own food, mostly vegan and living in simple ‘earthy’ homes.
15 Sep 2017
The mighty Ganges — the National River of India, the third largest river in the world (by discharge), the most sacred river for Hindus, the lifeline of 500 million people, and recently the most pollut
08 Sep 2017
Sustainability, India and China are words that have seen the door swing both ways.
01 Sep 2017
The rains had stopped but the ground was still wet.
25 Aug 2017
Pollution is the introduction of contaminants that cause adverse changes. Contamination is destroying nature, making any resource unfit for the next intended use.
18 Aug 2017
There was a time when we relied on wells at home for sweet water.
11 Aug 2017
We are nowadays unbelievably crazy about all things ‘smart’ — from phones to cities. One of the new ‘smart’ fads is the smart highway.
04 Aug 2017
A recent architectural challenge for me was to design a school that was around the theme of sustainability.
28 Jul 2017
Akka,” exclaimed the innocent girl along the ECR, “it doesn’t look like biscuits!” She responded so when volunteers handed her a packet of sanitary pads along with a food box during the Chennai floods
21 Jul 2017
Millions of tonnes of old furniture are thrown away every year.
16 Jul 2017
Building a dream kitchen can be a fairly involved affair given the bewildering choices of constantly changing technologies and gadgets.
07 Jul 2017
Data Engineering is the latest buzzword among students heading abroad for their Masters in ivy-league schools. No longer is proficiency in IT or software a guarantee for coveted opportunities.
30 Jun 2017
Rejoice and despair folks, the first monsoon showers of 2017 have arrived. Ambient temperatures dropped, but the roads puddled and traffic snarled.
23 Jun 2017
Celebrate!” all you self-proclaimed foodies; UN has designated June 18 as the Sustainable Gastronomy Day! Food production and consumption have an important role in achieving the Sustainable Developmen
16 Jun 2017
Last week President Donald Trump declared he would rather protect Pittsburgh than Paris, which signaled the reneging of the US commitment to the world.
09 Jun 2017
As Agni Nakshatram ends many generations would nostalgically recall Chitra Pournami and Nila Soru at Marina Beach.
02 Jun 2017
A blazing sun forces people to drink more fluids, cover their heads or shade their eyes to stay hydrated and cool.
26 May 2017
By 2020, the United Nations World Tourism Organisation estimates the number of Indians heading overseas for business and leisure travel to be about 50 million! A health app or pedometer may perhaps re
19 May 2017
Conducting any event calls for careful coordination; whether it be a child’s birthday party, wedding, business conference, trade-show or public event.
12 May 2017