Tread cautiously on TOD

Recently, Delhi Development Authority came out with a draft policy on transit-oriented development inviting suggestions from public. DDA also plans to develop areas around five Metro stations in ...
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Moving towards data driven society

In the past city planning was done mostly based on available data, thought leadership and public opinion. Census data, traffic movement statistics, environmental impact information and building permit ...
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International Women’s day 2019

Women have come across a long way today from where they had started. It was true that there were very few women architects in the earlier day. But ...
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Enhance the walkability of our cities

One of the biggest casualties of rapid urbanisation in India and elsewhere is the footpaths which are fast vanishing from our city maps. With the increased vehicle population, ...
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Approach PPP model in smart city projects with caution

Smart City Mission of the government is an ambitious program aimed at bringing Indian cities at par with best in the world and in the process, solving many ...
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Promote data based decision making process

There is rapidly growing acknowledgement, at all levels of leadership and public and private sector enterprise, that cities are the fulcrum of India’s future growth and have deep ...
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Architects participation essential to control carbon emissions

2030 is just 11 years away and we have reached now or never stage in Climate Change challenge. Unless we start acting (if not started already) we may ...
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Lessons to be learnt from Chinese dominance in ceramics industry

China is the largest producer and exporter of ceramic tiles and this feat has been achieved in less than two decades. Though Chinese exports of ceramic tiles is ...
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Morbi is India’s ceramic export hub too

The Vibrant Ceramic Expo held in November 2017 may be considered as a turning point in the history of ceramics exports from India. It has provided a great ...
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Energy efficiency in MSME ceramics industry

With increased competition and the ongoing oversupply condition, adopting innovative practices which can manage the bottom line are a necessity for enhanced competitiveness and profitability. Energy efficiency enhancement ...
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