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Modi has realised that India needs to be a regional power before it can be a global one

One of the many pet projects of those inclined more to the right has been turning the dream of “Akhand Bharat“, or Undivided India, into a reality. 743 more words


Modernisation of buses

What does it takes to modernise our city buses?

- By  Vijayshree Pednekar

Mumbai Transport Forum, Observer Research Foundation

Traffic has become the most favorite topic of discussion in India especially in Mumbai due to the city’s linear geography and the unimaginable travel distances. 1,559 more words

What good is a world-class Trauma Care Centre if you cannot reach it on time?

By Shaheeda Kirtane 

Hundreds of lives are lost each year on the accident-prone Mumbai-Goa Highway (NH17), as well as the Mumbai-Pune Highway which is part of the NH4. 1,002 more words

Can public transport be the answer to our cities’ congestion woes?

- By Adithi Muralidhar and Vijayshree Pednekar

A couple of weeks ago, we attended a talk on “Promoting non-motorized transport” by Gil Penalosa, who is the Executive Director of  1,051 more words