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Ms Raina Singh

The Centre's thrust to invest in blue-green infrastructure in urban areas will improve the quality of life for urban dwellers. But such efforts must be complimented with implementation systems.

It is said that out of sight is out of mind. A...

Ms Raina Singh

Incessant rain and untimely snowfall that led to flood-like situations and brought life to a standstill in Srinagar and other parts of Kashmir Valley last week, was a grim reminder of the devastation caused by the deluge in 2014.

Looking at...

Ms Raina Singh

The Ministry of Urban Development launched the Smart Cities Mission on 25 June 2015 with the aim of promoting cities that provide core infrastructure, give a quality of life to citizens and offer a clean and sustainable environment through the...

Ms Raina Singh

For the first time since Independence, the Census of India recorded a higher absolute increase in population in urban areas than in rural areas during the decade of 2001-11. The level of urbanisation stood at 31.16% in 2011. This means every...

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