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Patwant Singh’s art collection heads to auction

Patwant's own home was one of the most elegant modernist structures in Delhi. Originally an Art Deco villa owned by his parents, he commissioned the late Canadian architect Luc Durand (who also designed India's first cinema) to re-design the house in the early 1960s.

80% women seek permission to prioritise their career

While generations of patriarchal values are finally losing their grip on the Indian psyche, people who consider themselves as progressive still take pride in giving women in their lives "permission" to live their lives.

CDRI to host International Conference on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure 2021

Launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the UN Climate Action Summit at New York on 23 September 2019, the Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI) is a partnership of national governments, UN agencies and programmes, multilateral development banks and financing mechanisms, the private sector, and knowledge institutions that aims to promote the resilience of new and existing infrastructure systems to climate and disaster risks in support of sustainable development.