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Heritage sites have a hazy future in Bangalore

The State Central Library is housed in the Seshadru Iyer Memorial Building in Cubbon Park. It was renovated in 2007. (Photo: Kelly Zegers)

By Kelly Zegers See related photo gallery Bangalore‚Äôs 20-year information technology boom has driven significant, rapid expansion, with development gobbling up former suburbs and farmland and new buildings rising everywhere. But with the shift to the new, some are worried … Continue reading

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Heritage sites in Bangalore: a photo gallery

The Basavanagudi Police Station is about 80 years old and has been used as a film location. (Photo: Kelly Zegers)

By Kelly Zegers
Urbanization exploded with the growth of Bangalore as India’s hub for information technology, and today, the high price of land for redevelopment threatens the remaining vestiges of Bangalore’s past. Continue reading

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