articles by Hepzi Anthony / CitizenMatters.in

India

Despite hundreds of crores spent on desilting, why Mumbai could still see flooding this monsoon

The United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has estimated that flooding in Mumbai between 2005 and 2015 losses caused losses worth Rs 14,000 crore.

India

Mumbai's low-cost housing crunch: As activists blame weak political will, MHADA insists its flats continue to be popular

In Mumbai, slums, lacking in basic infrastructure and amenities like water and electricity continue to proliferate, even as huge numbers of luxury housing units remain unsold.