In her 100th column, the writer gives simple steps to create improve air quality in our rooms
24 Nov 2017
All of us reuse plastic — whether it is a bag or a spoon.
10 Nov 2017
Detoxing is an age old tradition! After weeks of binging on sweets, and a post-Diwali lull, it is time to flush our bodies with organic fruits and vegetables.
03 Nov 2017
Reduce Reuse Recycle.
27 Oct 2017
Each year, October 16 is celebrated as World Food Day.
20 Oct 2017
Bust out the new clothes and sweets; our favourite festival is here! It is time to get set for the week of fun and frolic.
13 Oct 2017
Electric cars are trending! A simple Internet search shows many news articles within the last few months on EV (Electric Vehicles).
06 Oct 2017
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