The book provides an overview of the economic, political, and social environment in Nepal and the challenges confronting the country in eliciting its economic growth potential.

Pune Housing societies come forward to plant saplings and take care of them for 3 years

The initiative of the Pune Municipal Corporation to increase the green cover in the city has picked momentum with many housing societies taking up the scheme of planting saplings in their respective jurisdiction and promising to take care of them for three years.

The civic


Delhi chief minis May 27: Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit

Sukhada Tatke | TNN

Mumbai: The 20-kilometre monorail route from Jacob Circle to Chembur via Wadala is set to take a toll on around 1,190 trees. Of the total trees, approximately 700 will be cut and some others will be transplanted. The remaining will be trimmed and sheared to make way for the high-end transport system.

We are paying the price for creating a garish city in the name of development. The city

Ranesh Nair, Isher J Ahluwalia

Kumar Manish | TNN

Ahmedabad: The civic body is all set to give the city a chic look with certain traffic islands and dividers to be ornamented with ficus varieties, mehendi and rain umbrella trees. SK Langa, deputy municipal commissioner and in-charge of parks and gardens, said,

By End Of June, One Stretch Of Kharicut Canal Will Turn Into A Green Zone
Kumar Manish | TNN

Ahmedabad: Come June and you shall have the pleasure of taking a stroll on a huge stretch of green with clean, flowing water amid designer fountains. This will be Amdavadis

Anoo Bhuyan, Bangalore, May 14, DH News Service :

Once known for its green canopy and the salubrious climate, Bangalore over the past two years has seen itself turn into a

Kalpana Jain & Sharmistha Mukherjee / New Delhi May 12, 2010, 0:55 IST

India is finally set to give shape to its futuristic smart cities