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Urbanisation

Simply put: Land acquisition

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UN-Habitat Assembly: 38 countries pledge over $152 mn for sustainable cities

The five-day assembly, with the theme ‘innovation for better quality of life in cities and communities’, began from May 27, 2019 …

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Norwegian Embassy: A case of treading lighter on nature’s resources

A combination of low-capital initiatives by the management, maintenance policies and a clear vision that have made the Norwegian Embassy into …

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Will Indian cities again drown this monsoon?

Even moderate rainfall can lead to major flooding in well-planned urban areas despite the presence of storm water drainage system

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As oceans rise, one company is building cities that can swim

Oceanix is building cities not to resist rising water but to float on it

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बहुमंजिला इमारत की छांव में लू लगने का डर सबसे ज्यादा

हमारे शहर तेजी से गर्मद्वीप बन रहे हैं। वहीं, बहुमंजिल…

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Allahabad HC directs Kanpur authorities to demolish mall, restore park land

The order comes 17 years after a petition was filed against construction of the mall

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EPCA comes out with parking management plan for Delhi

In report, agency flags free parking on public land, multiplicity of agencies to be key cause of congestion and parking menace

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China's 'Silk Road urbanism' is changing cities from London to Kampala – can locals keep control?

China’s ambition to reshape the world economy has sparked massive infrastructure projects spanning all the way from Western Europe to …

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World Sparrow Day: With wooden nests, this man won a war against extinction

Rabindra Mohan Sahoo's efforts helped increase the bird’s population from 11 to now hundreds in a decade in an Odisha village
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Go for inclusive growth

As much as the government works to formalise the Indian economy, conditions force people into illegal and informal business

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