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  • New York Daily News, 28 November 2004

When I moved to New Delhi, India's chaotic capital, I scarcely expected to find a model for urban transit from which New York could learn.

Academician, visionary entrepreneur, doctorate in Economics and Industrial Engineering all rolled into one is Dr R K Pachauri, Director General of The Energy & Research Institute (TERI). Even as he is busy trying to develop cheaper and user-friendly technologies for rural masses, he has a huge task in convincing not just the government, industry...

In the Arabian Nights, there is a story of Sinbad the sailor carrying an old man on his back to cross a stream and then being unable to shake him off for days afterwards. The government seems to have got itself into a similar bind with regard to petrol and diesel prices.