Urban Planning
Calcutta  /  Published 01.11.20

Chitpur out of the Box

Cholera introduced city grids and underground sewerage systems that dictated streets above them be straight and wide. The third plague changed door systems and threshold heights. The aesthetics of mod...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 15.01.19

Guntur: An old town turns into a runaway city

More to spend onAnother significant change is the rise in the number of restaurants and eating places. Zomato has entered Guntur, and will deliver to your home. Where once Guntur just had Sankar Vilas...
By Sravanthi Challapalli

Odisha  /  Published 15.11.18

BMC cracks whip on violators

The municipal corporation has intensified its enforcement activities across the city for implementation of ban on use of plastic, mandatory use of Odia signboard and freeing footpath and cycle tracks ...
By Sandeep Mishra in Bhubaneswar

Odisha  /  Published 25.10.18

Bhubaneswar spruces up signage

The idea to put the signage was cropped up during the tourism advisory committee meet held last month when officials and stakeholders taking part in it showed concern over inadequate informational and...
By Sandeep Mishra in Odisha

West Bengal  /  Published 05.02.20

Uber data for city planners

Travel time from EM Bypass to the racecourse came down by nearly 30 per cent after the west-bound ramp connecting the Parama flyover with the AJC Bose Road flyover was opened Travel time between Bally...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 10.12.19

Delhi blaze a result of dangerous oversight

If there can be no smoke without fire, can there be fire without smoke? In other words, could the massive blaze that ripped through a factory in Delhi’s Anaj Mandi — it claimed the lives of at lea...
By The Editorial Board


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