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Brendon Bosworth May 24, 2017

Lower energy costs resulting from a shift to renewable options would help Kolkata recoup a potential US$2 billion investment, SciDev.Net reports. 

November 3, 2015

The City of Joy recorded the highest jump in traffic accidents last year among all major Indian cities, according to the Times of India.

September 1, 2015

Strict construction codes for Indian cities may have avoided the fate of Kathmandu, where many buildings crumbled from the latest quake, the Economic Times reports. 

April 27, 2015

Developing cities that lack efficient public transit benefit from compact designs that facilitate fast, short commutes, Salon reports. 

December 1, 2014

A two-year project that mapped India’s shoreline will help the nation protect cities such as Mumbai and Chennai from coastal erosion, according to SciDev. Net.

October 30, 2014

Modern trams are being introduced in the cities of Shimla and Dholera, Mahendra Ved reports in the New Straits Times.

January 31, 2014

India at ‘high risk’ for climate impact vulnerability

November 6, 2013

Move sparks opposition, commuters cry foul

October 13, 2013
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