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Sacred sites in Bengaluru: Where heritage helps conserve biodiversity
science

Sacred sites in Bengaluru: Where heritage helps conserve biodiversity

As many as 121 species of plants thrive in Bengaluru’s sacred sites, contributing to the city’s urban biodiversity.

Govt defends Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana in Lok Sabha, says it expects every citizen to have housing by 2022
India

Govt defends Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana in Lok Sabha, says it expects every citizen to have housing by 2022

The Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana is a "roaring success" and the government's aim of housing for all by 2022 will be achieved, Hardeep Singh Puri said.

Two dead, 25 missing in China landslide; search operations underway in 34 homes
World

Two dead, 25 missing in China landslide; search operations underway in 34 homes

A landslide struck some 34 homes in southwest China on Monday, killing two people and leaving another 25 missing in the latest natural disaster to hit the country, state media reported

Heavy rains lash China; 56 killed, 27,000 houses collapse in floods, landslides and hailstorms
World

Heavy rains lash China; 56 killed, 27,000 houses collapse in floods, landslides and hailstorms

At least 56 people have been killed and 22 others missing as heavy rains left a trail of destruction in 11 Chinese provinces, authorities said on Tuesday.

Malin landslide rehabilitation: Villagers will be able to restart their lives only if the government assures safety
India

Malin landslide rehabilitation: Villagers will be able to restart their lives only if the government assures safety

Though the memories of the deceased are not going to fade, Malin's villagers will start their lives with renewed hope.

Flooded residents on rooftops as typhoon Koppu pummels Philippines
World

Flooded residents on rooftops as typhoon Koppu pummels Philippines

Residents trapped on rooftops by rising flood waters waited for rescue Monday as Typhoon Koppu flogged the Philippines for a second day, after killing two people and leaving thousands temporarily homeless.

Typhoon Koppu hits Philippines north, destroys houses, displaces 10,000 people
World

Typhoon Koppu hits Philippines north, destroys houses, displaces 10,000 people

Powerful typhoon Koppu ploughed into the northeastern Philippines before dawn on Sunday destroying homes and displacing 10,000 people.

UN official says building laws need to be enforced in Nepal
World

UN official says building laws need to be enforced in Nepal

Major earthquakes on April 25 and May 12 killed at least 8,622 people and damaged 756,000 houses and buildings in Nepal.

10.2 million housing units lie vacant as country suffers a shortage of 19 million: CBRE
India

10.2 million housing units lie vacant as country suffers a shortage of 19 million: CBRE

Even as the country faces a shortage of 19 million houses, around 10.2 million completed units are lying vacant, which can be absorbed under rental housing programme for weaker sections, says property consultant CBRE.

Huge queues, site crashes as DDA launches Housing Scheme 2014 with 25,034 flats
Economy

Huge queues, site crashes as DDA launches Housing Scheme 2014 with 25,034 flats

The new scheme offers flats ranging from Rs 7 lakh to Rs 1.2 crore across categories, viz - EWS, LIG, MIG, HIG, Janta flats and one-room apartments.<br />

When brokers turn investors, Mumbai house prices are bound to rise
Real estate

When brokers turn investors, Mumbai house prices are bound to rise

Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) has the maximum number of unsold flats at over 2 lakh houses when compared with the top six real estate markets in India, and it will take at least three years to get rid of these existing units, showing that the demand from property buyers has not picked up in India's financial market.<br />

Property prices decline in Kolkata, Mumbai but Delhi rates up in Q3
Economy

Property prices decline in Kolkata, Mumbai but Delhi rates up in Q3

Prices of houses in Kolkata and Mumbai declined by 0.5 per cent in October-December period of 2011-12 compared to previous quarter