Green Construction

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Construction materials market: Future growth & demand drivers

Ans Hariharasudhan states that Indian construction majors are producing materials such as cement, steel and glass that have shown strong growth of around 10% per annum – this is indicating sustained demand. Construction Industry in India is the second largest economic activity after agriculture. India’s Construction industry has grown at 11.1 per cent Compounded Annual


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Smart Cities: Housing Indians for the future

Rajesh Prajapati writes about the flow of population from rural to urban India while pointing out that more than 40 per cent of India’s population will live in cities by 2030 which necessitates the need to develop smart cities for the future. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision to build 100 smart cities by 2020 is

Doctor's Diagnosis


Port traffic increases 1.5 per cent in August

-Dr.M.S.Kapadia The seaborne traffic at the country’s 13 major ports increased 1.5 per cent in August 2014, against 0.5 per cent in the preceding month and a strong 7.4 per cent in this month a year ago. Nine out of 13 ports witnessed increased volume, while 4 others had to bear eroding quantity. Cochin recorded