Mumbai's open spaces in limbo
Why this 'Transit-Oriented Debacle'?
Amendments proposed by DDA threaten to go back to exclusionary planning, congestion-inducing street management and urban-scape without …
Market rules UK's land-use planning
Private project in public park
Residents of Vadodara protest construction of a multimedia laser fountain in a heritage park
Lawnful of pollution
Each time you mow your lawn you are making smogs worse
Unreal in pampered India
With NDMC winning the smart city challenge, the contrast between where the government lives and where the rest of the citizens live could not …
Top of the world
It's a voyage of discovery as biologists travel to the unexplored stretches of the rainforest canopy, learning more about this "green ocean"
Your early morning walk could be a risk to your health
Pollution monitoring shows green areas in Delhi have much higher PM2.5 levels than road intersections during the early hours
Architect M N Sharma on why Chandigarh's beauty is becoming history
Le Corbusier Foundation, Paris, plans to put Chandigarh in UNESCO's modern heritage list. M N Sharma, the first architect to work with Le …
Grow food anywhere
With innovative use of space, people in cities are reclaiming their right to safe food
Large parks can reduce depression risk: study
Major depression was three times higher in residents exposed to small parks as compared to those exposed to large parks
Kolkata reconnects with its riverfront
It's not about fighting the problem later, it's about pre-empting the problem. Measures against air pollution and plastics are all about taking …
Making a beginning
Community management of natural resources is still in the nascent stage
Three avenues, one goal
The focus is on development of hydropower, industries and food production: how sustainably can the targets be achieved?
How an urban planner undertook green recovery in Telangana’s 72 ULBs
Extensive mapping, designing of parks with detailed cost estimates and implementation frameworks were prepared as part of the project
Greening for good?
Global warming increases vegetation cover in the Northern Hemisphere
High Altitude Dilemma
It is an intriguing view from the high mountains of Bhutan. To the east lies Nepal, grappling large-scale environmental degradation. To the north …
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Plan that isn’t
NCR Planning Board dilutes environmental safeguards to promote towns, industries
COVID-19 and green, open spaces: What is going to be our new normal?
Living conditions created under a pandemic situation are also a reflection of the inadequacies of our cities