Punjab AG office goes Pink: Wrong paint done, will rectify, says CPWD official

According to the Development Control order, Sector 17, designed as the City Centre of Chandigarh, also has a cross-axial layout and rigid architectural controls. The urban planning department states that the colour of the buildings should be brick red and exposed concrete.

Govt notice to CPWD for dumping debris on trees

Last month, environment activists had submitted a written complaint to the environment minister, alleging that the building authorities were harming trees by dumping debris on them.


Delhi: CPWD made 168 govt buildings accessible for differently-abled persons

Delhi Public Works Department (PWD) also recently decided to carry out an audit of all the government buildings constructed by it to find out their accessibility to differently-abled persons in the national capital.

14 lakh saplings to be planted in green war against pollution

The government has also proposed to take stock of plantations in existing areas.

Let Lutyens bungalows have basements, can be used as bomb shelters: MPs

The panel also wants the FAR in the zone to be raised and permission given for building a first floor.

Gang at work

Shastri Bhavan, the home to dozens of central government ministries, is reeling under the onslaught of an alleged “bijli-taar chor gang”.


For 30 CPWD employees, de-stressing made compulsory

The circular announcing the workshop also states that those not attending should provide a genuine reason.

Naidu calls for blueprint to make Delhi world-class city

Voicing concern over the state of affairs, Naidu maintained that Delhi did not fully reflect the status of emerging India.

Govt plans pink hue for Lutyens’ bungalows

Kota stones will be used to strengthen the foundation of the bungalows.

New ceremonial hall at Rashtrapati Bhavan will be an all-weather ally

The construction of Rashtrapati Bhavan's new ceremonial hall is set to begin by the end of this year,with tenders for the project already floated.