Tag - Cityplanning

Global Liveability Index: What makes for a good Indian city

In this episode, Ritul Gaur speaks to Varun Kaushik, Architect and Urban Planner about the latest Global Liveability Index 2022 by the Economist Intelligence Unit. They discuss the causes behind Indian cities’ abysmally poor rankings, the categories it considers and the importance of this index for policymakers. They also discuss the evolution of Indian cities, imitation from the west and...

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Ep. 660: New Cities – More Jobs

India needs to generate more than 20 million jobs every year to provide opportunities to its working population. However, even before the pandemic, it only produced somewhere between a million and 4.3 million jobs a year. One way to generate more jobs could be to build new cities, which need people to build and run them. In this episode, Sridhar Krishna and Aarushi Kataria talk about the origin...

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ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು ಬಡಾವಣೆ ಕಥೆಗಳು. Bengaluru: Layout by Layout.

This is episode 36 of Thalé-Haraté, a weekly Kannada podcast hosted by Pavan Srinath, Surya Prakash BS and Ganesh Chakravarthi. [iframe src=”; height=”90″ width=”640] 1901, ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು ನಗರ 1.5 ಲಕ್ಷದ ನಗರಿ, ಇವತ್ತು ಎಲ್ಲಾ ದಿಕ್ಕಿನಲ್ಲೂ ಬೆಳದಿದೆ. ನಗರದ ಹೊರವಲಯದಲ್ಲಿ ಬಡಾವಣೆ ಮೇಲೆ ಬಡಾವಣೆ ರೂಪಗೊಳ್ಳುತ್ತಿವೆ. ಅಲ್ಲಿಯ ಹಳ್ಳಿಗಳು, ಇದ್ದಂತಹ ಸಣ್ಣ ಸಣ್ಣ ವಿಭಾಗಗಳನ್ನು ಆವರಿಸಿಕೊಂಡು ಬಂದಿದೆ. ಇವುಗಳ ಹಿನ್ನೆಲೆಯ...

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