Ten new Swachh Iconic Places launched under Swachh Bharat Mission

NEW DELHI: Ten new iconic sites, namely, Raghavendra Swamy Temple (Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh); Hazardwari Palace (Murshidabad, West Bengal); Brahma Sarovar Temple (Kurukshetra, Haryana); Vidur Kuti (Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh); Mana village (Chamoli, Uttarakhand);…

India’s tryst with heritage

Indian heritage is experiencing an aesthetic and intellectual revolution. With financial and intellectual investment as…

Safety in Cities

The issue of safety has become an integral part of discourse on cities and urban…

The Changemaker

Urban Update speaks to one of the youngest woman sarpanches in the country, and the…

Rivers are lifeline of cities

Cities in India are growing at an unprecedented pace, and rivers are receding with similar…

Future proofing of cities

India is creating new cities and it is imperative for policymakers and politicians at the…

Takeaways from Bonn

The recently concluded 23rd edition of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the UN…

The Cultural Capital of Karnataka

Mysuru is aptly called cultural capital of Karnataka. The Dussehra festivities attract tourists from not…