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Meet Sunil Deore and Laxman Vyas, the men who designed the national emblem for new Parliament building
India

Meet Sunil Deore and Laxman Vyas, the men who designed the national emblem for new Parliament building

Sculptors Sunil Deore from Aurangabad and Laxman Vyas from Jaipur worked for months to design the mammoth 9,500-kg bronze cast of the national emblem that now sits atop the new Parliament building

'CPWD making significant contribution to governance through Central Vista project,' says Hardeep Singh Puri
India

'CPWD making significant contribution to governance through Central Vista project,' says Hardeep Singh Puri

Speaking at an event on the 168th foundation day of the Central Public Works Department, the Union housing and urban affairs minister said that India is witnessing an urban renaissance

Central Vista project: Supreme Court junks plea challenging change in land use, says matter of policy decision
India

Central Vista project: Supreme Court junks plea challenging change in land use, says matter of policy decision

Advocate Rajeev Suri had challenged the change in land use of the plot from recreational area to residential

Central Vista project: Supreme Court asks Centre to file affidavit on issue related to change in land use
India

Central Vista project: Supreme Court asks Centre to file affidavit on issue related to change in land use

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, who is representing the Centre in the court, said that he would file an affidavit within three days

Central Vista project will bring better cohesion in administration and output, says Jitendra Singh
India

Central Vista project will bring better cohesion in administration and output, says Jitendra Singh

He made this comments while inaugurating the new state-of-the-art building constructed at Technology Bhawan campus for the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR) in New Delhi

Why Neecha Nagar, Chetan Anand's directorial debut, remains relevant 75 years on
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Why Neecha Nagar, Chetan Anand's directorial debut, remains relevant 75 years on

Released in the pre-Independence times of 1946, Neecha Nagar remains a masterclass in social commentary and political satire.

Central Vista: Deadline for submission of bids for office buildings extended till 30 July
India

Central Vista: Deadline for submission of bids for office buildings extended till 30 July

Earlier, the deadline for submission and opening of bids was pushed from 16 to 23 June and then to 14 July

Central Vista Diaries Part 6: Moving IGNCA from its jinxed complex could catalyse a new cultural hub at India Gate
India

Central Vista Diaries Part 6: Moving IGNCA from its jinxed complex could catalyse a new cultural hub at India Gate

Of the two non-office buildings marked for demolition on the Central Vista, the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) has attracted less love from the protesters than the National Museum. Perhaps because it is harder to defend.

'Hypocrisy': Hardeep Singh Puri slams Congress for its criticism of Central Vista project
India

'Hypocrisy': Hardeep Singh Puri slams Congress for its criticism of Central Vista project

The Congress has been asking the BJP-led Union government to shelve the Central Vista redevelopment project and give priority to improving medical infrastructure during the COVID-19 pandemic

Delhi High Court refuses to stay work on 'vital and essential' Central Vista project
India

Delhi High Court refuses to stay work on 'vital and essential' Central Vista project

The plea has petition voiced concern over the 'super spreading potential and threat' posed by the continuing construction and the plight of the workers who are being exposed to COVID-19

Central Vista: Delhi HC to pronounce verdict tomorrow on petition challenging project work
India

Central Vista: Delhi HC to pronounce verdict tomorrow on petition challenging project work

The petition seeking the suspension of construction work was filed by Anya Malhotra, a translator, and Sohail Hashmi, a historian and documentary filmmaker

12 Oppn leaders write to Modi, demand free mass vaccination, suspension of Central Vista project
India

12 Oppn leaders write to Modi, demand free mass vaccination, suspension of Central Vista project

In a joint letter to the PM, the opposition leaders, including some chief ministers, also demanded providing foodgrains to the needy, and giving Rs 6,000 per month to the unemployed

Central Vista project workers reside on-site, follow COVID-19 protocols, Centre tells Delhi HC
India

Central Vista project workers reside on-site, follow COVID-19 protocols, Centre tells Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court said it will hear a plea contending that the Central Vista project be put on hold during the pandemic as it is not an essential activity on Wednesday

Central Vista project: Supreme Court refuses to intervene, says go back to HC for speedy hearing
India

Central Vista project: Supreme Court refuses to intervene, says go back to HC for speedy hearing

The apex court was hearing a plea seeking directions to the Delhi HC to hear immediately the PIL against the Central Vista construction on the ground that it is not an essential activity

Supreme Court gives green light to ambitious Central Vista Project in 2:1 verdict
India

Supreme Court gives green light to ambitious Central Vista Project in 2:1 verdict

The apex court cleared the decks for the project by upholding the environmental clearance and the notification for change in land use

Supreme Court to pronounce verdict on pleas against Central Vista project today
India

Supreme Court to pronounce verdict on pleas against Central Vista project today

A bench of Justices AM Khanwilkar, Dinesh Maheshwari, Sanjiv Khanna will pronounce the verdict on the batch of pleas which question several aspects, including the environmental clearance granted

Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone of new Parliament building today; project to cost Rs 971 crore
India

Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone of new Parliament building today; project to cost Rs 971 crore

The building, whose Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha chambers will seat at least 1,200 members, is expected to be completed by 2022

Supreme Court gives Centre nod for foundation stone-laying ceremony of Central Vista project
India

Supreme Court gives Centre nod for foundation stone-laying ceremony of Central Vista project

The apex court said the ceremony can be conducted after the Centre assures that no construction or demolition work would commence till pending pleas on the issue are decided

Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone for new Parliament building on 10 Dec, project to be completed by 2022
India

Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone for new Parliament building on 10 Dec, project to be completed by 2022

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla said that all parties will be invited to the event, and added that the ground laying ceremony at 1 pm on 10 Dec will follow all COVID-related guidelines

Tata Projects wins bid to construct new Parliament building for Rs 861.90 crore
India

Tata Projects wins bid to construct new Parliament building for Rs 861.90 crore

The new building will be constructed close to the existing one under the Central Vista redevelopment project. It is expected to be completed in 21 months from the start of construction.