Delhi lagging behing other cities

November 3, 2009,AEDT

The Times of India reports The Capital has failed to show the way as Delhi is lagging way behind other metros when it comes to execution of path-breaking reforms under Jawaharlal Nehru Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM), aimed at revamping infrastructure and urban governance in cities. Delhi does figure along with | Read More

Link urban and rural India

October 9, 2009,AEDT

Prakash Joshi of the The Times of India reports in Link urban and rural India, says Rahul “There is one India living in the urban areas, which is completely different from the one in rural India. We have to connect the two sothat the latter also enjoys the fruits of | Read More

14 firms shortlisted for city makeover – Times of India

July 27, 2009,AEDT

Ashley D’Mello of Times of India reprots MUMBAI: The dream to re-mould the city and its surroundings into a cleaner, greener and a hi-tech metropolis is firming up with the state shortlisting 14 international firms out of 39 that had expressed interest in the project. Among the consultants shortlisted are | Read More

As Mumbai Spills Over, Floodwater Creeps Closer – NYTimes.com

July 16, 2009,AEDT

NYTimes.com reports Inspired by the 2005 floods, Dilip da Cunha and his wife, Anuradha Mathur, who teach design and landscape architecture at the University of Pennsylvania, have spent the last two and a half years studying Mumbai and its uneasy relationship with water. They recently released their findings and 12 | Read More