A heritage vision for city

Trapped in its trademark avatar as an IT hub, Bengaluru had long lost that connect with its once-cherished history. The city’s heritage structures lay in deep decay as the march of the urban sprawl continued in reckless haste. Can a late, desperate…

Goyal hints at lower tax rates

Union Minister of State for Power Piyush Goyal on Saturday said lower tax rates will be the direct fallout of demonetisation, but did not stipulate a time frame on when it would happen. Delivering a talk on the “importance of demonetisation” organised…

A call to demolish MS Building

Bang in the midst of a cluster of heritage structures on Ambedkar Veedhi near Vidhana Soudha, the Multi-Storeyed (MS) Building stands like a sore thumb. So, why not break down this non-descript building lacking any aesthetic sense? Why not build in its…