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Homes & Interiors

Colours, flowers & lamps for festivity

Published on 29-Sep-2016
Fervour: Use lamps, lights, symbols of 'om' and swastika around the house to symbolise power and divine knowledge.

Are you wondering how to deck up your home for Dasara without going overboard? Susheela Srinivas offers...

Glass tunnel for UK stadium

Published on 29-Sep-2016
Etihad Stadium

Supporters of Manchester City football club in northern England will be able to pay to watch players prepare for matches...

High-rise achieves six-star energy rating

Published on 29-Sep-2016

A 20-storey high-rise commercial office building in the Australian city of Melbourne, Victoria, has become the first...

Crafting ideal balconies & patios

Published on 29-Sep-2016
Uniformity: If you are unsure of a  design style to follow for your space, choose a theme. Photo courtesy: Bindu Joseph

Breaking down decor options into functional and aesthetic serves as a useful starting point to style open spaces in a home, says Sandeep Sridhar

Wooden walls are here

Published on 29-Sep-2016
Options: Designers suggest creating feature walls with either a sleek contemporary look or a rustic modern feel.

The alliterative phrase 'wooden walls,' may bring to you, images of gloomy wooden walls in old cottages in cold hill stations...

Interior decor: don't overlook

Published on 29-Sep-2016
Tried & tested: The concept of themed decoration has been at play in commercial interiors as well as in well-designed homes for a long time.

Construction and furnishing are only a part of building a home. Nandita Manwani explains why interior decoration...

The art of fine lighting

Published on 29-Sep-2016
More is merry: Good lighting is  layered, and comes from multiple sources. Photo courtesy: Urban Ladder

Lighting should enhance your space and make it feel warm and inviting. Pradeep James has some advice on how it can be achieved..

Living in the lap of luxury

Published on 29-Sep-2016
Big picture: Good design views a space both holistically, and at an elemental level. Photo courtesy: livspace

Most homeowners would think achieving a luxurious-looking home would require two things: professional design assistance...

For an unconventional home

Published on 22-Sep-2016
easy-peasy Playing with soft furnishings and linings is the simplest way to get the boho chic feel in a space.

I once asked Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan to define her sense of style and she said "boho chic". While this is a term ......

Let the motif speak

Published on 22-Sep-2016

There is a certain joy in doing up the interiors of your home. With the numerous approaches there are, and the easy...

Photo Gallery
A hair stylist Kailash Kashid creates a special hair cut slogan of Maratha Kranti Morcha...

A hair stylist Kailash Kashid creates a special hair cut slogan of Maratha Kranti Morcha...

Actor Salman Khan plays with his sister Arpita's kid at an event for the tie-up between...

Actor Salman Khan plays with his sister Arpita's kid at an event for the tie-up between...

Artisans work on a giant model of Hindu god Ganesh during preparations for the upcoming Durga Puja..

Artisans work on a giant model of Hindu god Ganesh during preparations for the upcoming Durga Puja..

The palace witnessed very little visitors on the day and thus children enjoy playing at the...

The palace witnessed very little visitors on the day and thus children enjoy playing at the...

Temples submerged at Gwari Ghat due to floods caused in Narmada River by heavy rains...

Temples submerged at Gwari Ghat due to floods caused in Narmada River by heavy rains...

Indian Army vehicles move towards border areas in Akhnoor sector on India Pakistan Border...

Indian Army vehicles move towards border areas in Akhnoor sector on India Pakistan Border...

BJP activists celebrate the Indian army's Surgical strikes along the Line of Control in PoK...

BJP activists celebrate the Indian army's Surgical strikes along the Line of Control in PoK...

all-party meeting in New Delhi on Thursday following Indian army's surgical strikes along the LoC...

all-party meeting in New Delhi on Thursday following Indian army's surgical strikes along the LoC...

People celebrate after Indian army's Surgical strikes along the Line of Control...

People celebrate after Indian army's Surgical strikes along the Line of Control...

Artists practice the Garba dance ahead of the Navratri festival in Ahmedabad...

Artists practice the Garba dance ahead of the Navratri festival in Ahmedabad...

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