Students in remote areas of the district face hardships due to lack of proper infrastructure at open-sky schools, which functioning without buildings and often face closure due to bad weather.
Aug 20, 2017, 17:41 PM IST
An earthquake of magnitude 6.6 hit the Philippines` northern island of Luzon on Friday and was felt in the capital Manila, shaking buildings and forcing the evacuation of offices and schools.Aug 11, 2017, 11:36 AM IST
Office rent rose marginally by 1 percent in the Delhi-NCR market during the January-March quarter of this year, according to property consultant JLL India.
May 18, 2017, 19:51 PM IST
The material, developed by engineers at the University of California San Diego in the US, is called a near-perfect broadband absorber.Feb 04, 2017, 23:58 PM IST
Swiss scientists have developed a unique software that can map the entire building in 3D with a tablet and other mobile devices - that too in sunlight.Jan 14, 2016, 17:29 PM IST
A powerful earthquake rocked remote eastern Indonesia on Tuesday, damaging several buildings and leaving a teenage boy missing after he fell into a river.Jul 28, 2015, 11:08 AM IST
In a move which could have an impact on Portuguese-era mansions in the state, the Goa government on Friday decided to conduct audit of buildings that are more than 30 years old and make it mandatory for these structures to provide stability certificate every five years.Jul 17, 2015, 14:05 PM IST
Waste tyres can be a great environmental concern but a professor at a Japanese university hailing from Assam has developed earthquake resistant techniques using them which he says can be effective and affordable means to minimise impact on buildings.May 03, 2015, 15:39 PM IST
New York police recovered on Sunday a body from the Manhattan site where four buildings were destroyed or damaged earlier this week in a massive gas explosion.Mar 30, 2015, 01:23 AM IST
A new ultra-violet light detector which is 10,000 times more sensitive to UV light than a traditional zinc oxide detector could enhance fire safety in buildings, researchers report.Feb 19, 2015, 12:29 PM IST
The MCD has set the ball rolling to upgrade its list of heritage buildings, including age-old havelis, and is "in the process" of working out incentives like house tax exemption.Apr 27, 2014, 12:48 PM IST
Thai police Friday issued its first notice under the Emergency decree prohibiting individuals or groups of people from entering 13 building compounds and 25 roads unless authorised to do so.Jan 24, 2014, 15:43 PM IST
The Uttarakhand government has decided not to give permission for construction of buildings with two storeys or more near the Corbett National Park until a decision on the proposed eco-sensitive zone is taken.Sep 14, 2013, 21:11 PM IST
The Syrian government has evacuated most personnel from army and security command headquarters in central Damascus in preparation for a Western military strike.Aug 29, 2013, 13:16 PM IST
At least fifty-two buildings, including houses and granaries, were gutted in an overnight blaze in Jammu and Kashmir`s Anantnag district, police said here Sunday. No loss of life was reported.Nov 25, 2012, 11:00 AM IST
Maharashtra Minister of State for Tribal Development Rajendra Gavit promised that Ashram school would get a new building in the next three years.Oct 02, 2012, 23:58 PM IST
Delhi Lt Governor and DDA Chairman Tejendra Khanna suggested that the DDA should address the issues of unsafe buildings.May 15, 2012, 21:34 PM IST
Israel only considers those settlements built without
government approval to be illegal.
Committed to decreasing the footprint
of security forces in Jammu and Kashmir, the state government
has ensured that the forces have been vacated from 1,225
buildings in the state till date.