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Inside 'Lovely Villa': The homes we build are witnesses to our lives
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Inside 'Lovely Villa': The homes we build are witnesses to our lives

Lovely Villa, a housing complex in Mumbai built by architect extraordinaire Charles Correa, was more than just a building. It was a microcosm of a secular nation, a notion of ideal living, and a repository of memories past and future for its residents. Rohan Shivkumar and Avijit Mukul Kishore's documentary on it looks at how it represented making order out of chaos, both in the political and personal sense.

Narendra Modi in Portugal: PM visits Champalimaud Foundation in Lisbon, meets diaspora
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Narendra Modi in Portugal: PM visits Champalimaud Foundation in Lisbon, meets diaspora

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Champalimaud Foundation in Lisbon and interacted with a group of Indians working at the medical centre.

India and MIT: How we became a technological force to reckon with
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India and MIT: How we became a technological force to reckon with

Prof Ross Bassett’s book, The Technological Indian, looks at Indian students at MIT from 1882 to 2000

Goa govt to propose issuing postage stamp in honour of Charles Correa
India

Goa govt to propose issuing postage stamp in honour of Charles Correa

The Goa government will press for a postal stamp to be issued in honour of architect Charles Correa, who passed away after a brief illness last week.

Navi Mumbai was Charles Correa's dream: Here's how it turned into a nightmare
India

Navi Mumbai was Charles Correa's dream: Here's how it turned into a nightmare

Correa conceived the idea of Navi Mumbai and envisaged it to be one of the world's biggest and greatest cities.

He left behind an unparalleled legacy: A fan of Charles Correa on the legendary architect
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He left behind an unparalleled legacy: A fan of Charles Correa on the legendary architect

Correa belongs to a unique and rare breed of architects who have made great contributions to the architectural vocabulary in India.

Remembering Charles Correa: Iconic Indian architect who would never design a 'glass building'
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Remembering Charles Correa: Iconic Indian architect who would never design a 'glass building'

Remembering Charles Correa, one of India's greatest contemporary architects, who passed away on Tuesday following a brief illness.

In pictures: Late Indian architect Charles Correa's most memorable designs
India

In pictures: Late Indian architect Charles Correa's most memorable designs

Charles Correa, one of India's greatest architect, passed away at 11.45pm on Tuesday in Mumbai following a brief illness. He was 84.

Vanity towers will cause urban breakdown: Charles Correa
India

Vanity towers will cause urban breakdown: Charles Correa

Apart from being a design nightmare, from the point of view of sustainability, they are exactly what a growing city does not need.