India has a shortage of qualified designers says expert
By 2020, the potential market for design in India is expected to be Rs 188.32 billion. The number of designers required by 2020 in India’s industrial, graphic, communication, packaging and other design domains is potentially 62,000. There are around 7,000 qualified desginers in India with perhaps 5,000 studying design,” says expert.
Your hard disk drive may have been designed in India
Western Digital has made India a key engineering base with several global products devel...
Dress to the nines this holiday season: Manish Malhotra, Kenneth Cole & other fashion designers share tips to be party-ready
US asks Pakistan to ensure "full prosecution" and "expeditious trial" of Hafiz Saeed
The US reaction came hours after an anti-terrorism court in Lahore indicted Saeed and three of his top aides Hafiz Abdul Salam bin Muhammad, Muhammad Ashraf and Zafar Iqbal on terror financing charges. "We welcome the indictment of Hafiz Saeed and his associates," Alice G Wells, the Acting Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia, tweeted.
US Congress consents to designate India's NAVIC as allied system
Indigenously developed, NAVIC is an autonomous regional satellite navigation system that provides accurate real-time positioning and timing services. As per the NDAA 2020, approved by a bicameral conference report, the NAVIC system of India would be treated as “allied system” at par with the Galileo system of the European Union and QZSS of Japan.
From vintage chairs to shag rugs, retro decor makes a comeback
Rocking chairs are certainly not out-of-trend. In the 18th century they were in the limelight, and now once again see the spotlight. Authentic and ideal for a reading nook, they will make you feel cosy and relaxed.
Dress to impress: Designer Raghavendra Rathore's smart tips to help you be ready for the party season
The designer says that grooming adds a layer of confidence to one's personality.
Luxury meets design at Kohler's 16,000 sq ft Experience Centre in Mumbai
A key highlight of KEC Mumbai is a unique inspiration zone.
On the go: Villa Ortiga Design Studio founder found a friend in designer Jill Narongchai during a trip to Thailand
Sarabjit Singh feels solo trips can be a 'rigorous learning experience'.
All future buildings of Delhi Metro to be designed to accommodate rooftop solar panels: DMRC Chief
Platinum rating is the highest rating given to structures by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) for adopting best green practices. The IGBC, part of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), was formed in 2001.
Hafiz Saeed gets brief breather in terror financing trial, next hearing on December 11
The Anti-Terrorism Court has now fixed Dec 11 as date for framing the charges against the founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba and other co-accused Malik Zafar Iqbal. Saeed was brought to the court amidst high security from Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail. The Counter Terrorism Department of the Punjab Police had registered 23 FIRs against Saeed and his accomplices.
Chennai: 3D imaging to help design metro stations
A 3D modelling of corridors and stations will help engineers at CMRL plan, design, coordinate and build the ambitious 118.9km phase-2 project with fewer delays and at a cheaper rate. Construction for a 52km stretch of the phase is expected to start by mid-2020.
Bengal govt to set up 'design bank' to revive silk sarees produced in the state
In order to popularise the silk products manufactured in the state, Mamata Banerjee has advised the weavers to bring about variations in designs so that they look more modern.
International hub for design to come up in Kerala
The proposed establishment, which is to effectively work as an incubator for design professionals, will be run by globally reputed companies in the field. Slated to come up in 2020 summer at the integrated startup complex in Kochi, the establishment will supply the aspirants with both software and hardware.
Designer Arjun Khanna loves leather jackets, but prefers denim for bike rides
The designer is partial to denim and believes it ages beautifully.
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