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Renowned Dental Hospitals in Jaipur

All livings beings need energy that our species get from food. To produce energy from the food we need to break it down on its journey to digestion and combustion we use our biological instrument that is called tooth.The human tooth is … Continue reading

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Chanakya’s Thoughts on Town and Country Planning in Contemporary World:Are They Relevant?

Some interesting extracts relating to Town and Country planning in Arthashastra composed by Chanakya in the Maurya period is given below: Town, which is congested, should be freed of surplus population, which should then be housed in a new location. … Continue reading

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We Will Have to Make Our Future Cities Both “Resilient” and “Sustainable”

Now-a-days ,there are two buzzwords-Resillience and Sustainable.David Bello, Associate Editor over at Scientific American, has an interesting post here looking at the supposed tensions between “resilience” and “sustainability”. His argument shows that precisely the characteristics that make many urban systems … Continue reading

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