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Sep 18, 2017
Kashmir losing its agricultural land to rapid urbanisation and unplanned construction, reveals revenue reportKashmir is losing its prime agricultural land and wetlands to rapid urbanisation and faulty land-use, according to a December 2016 state policy document on land use.
Aug 17, 2017
Bengaluru floods: Unchecked urbanisation, pollution led to heavy rains that caused delugeHeavy rains led to flooding in several parts of Bengaluru, after which drainage water entered the houses in low-lying areas.
May 31, 2017
HP looking to deliver technology needed 10-30 years in the futureHP is looking to build products for the future while keeping a tab on the demographic and socio-economic changes globally.
May 02, 2017
Maharasthra lost forests 660 times iconic Oval Maidan of Mumbai in seven yearsThe sate of Maharashtra lost 58.81 square kilometres (14,532 acres) of green cover in the seven years from 2005-06 to 2011-12, a first-of-its-kind satellite mapping of the state has revealed.
Mar 06, 2017
Modi govt's Smart City scheme may make housing unaffordable for poor, says UN reportThe Smart City scheme of Government of India might broaden the gap between the rich and poorer cities with an overreliance on technology possibly resulting in an unaffordable housing for the poor, a United Nations expert says in a report to the current UN Human Rights Council (HRC) session
Mar 03, 2017
We need to reimagine urbanisation in India says Anand MahindraAt the third edition of 'Mahindra World City Confluence' in New Delhi, Chairman of Mahindra Group, Anand Mahindra spoke about the importance of urbanisation for productivity in the country.
Jan 18, 2017
Exclusive: Ahead of Budget, OECD lists out Indian economy’s ills, prescribes curesAmong the recommendations made were simplification of the bureaucratic procedures of securing regulatory approvals and environmental clearance for infrastructure projects, defining of timelines for all stages of granting approvals, relying more on single window clearance mechanisms and reviewing timelines within the Land Acquisition Bill to make land acquisition faster.
Nov 28, 2016
Recent leopard death in Gurugram shows we aren't ready to co-exist yetAs wildlife lovers in the national capital celebrate the presence of a leopard around Yamuna Biodiversity Park, the news of a mob killing a leopard in Gurugram on 25 November should worry us
Oct 27, 2016
Finance Minister Jaitley emphasises that India needs to undergo rapid urbanisation in next 2 decadesUnion Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday stressed on India's need to urbanise rapidly in the next two decades in line with its present development in order to relieve the pressure on agriculture.
Jun 27, 2016
Techie's murder in Chennai: Corrupt police service, rapid urbanisation behind rise in crimeA madman packed a sickle in his backpack and slashed a young woman to death at 6:45 am in Nungambakkam railway station, Chennai.