Development Paradigm in Himalayas

Development Paradigm in Himalayas

From Environics Trust – Mahakali Desk The Himalayas or the Himalaya constitute a mountain range that separates the plains of Indian subcontinent from the Tibetan plateau. It is uplifted by the subduction of the Indian tectonic plate beneath the Eurasian plate...

A report on Guntur Zonal Master Plan

A report on- Guntur Zonal Master PlanINTRODUCTION TO THE URBAN LOCAL BODY- GUNTUR CITYGuntur city, located in the Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh state is a city full of many hues. The Guntur city covers 45.71 sq. km. area and the zone covers 53.72 sq. km area and...

Ethics in Water Management & Practices

Ruin is the destination towards which all men rush, each pursuing his own best interest in a society that believes in the freedom of the commons. Freedom in commons brings ruin to all. Garrett Hardin, Tragedy of the Commons[Garrett Hardin, Ph.D. is Professor Emeritus...

Indus Divided: India, Pakistan and the Indus Basin Dispute

Book: David Haines (2017). Indus Divided: India, Pakistan and the Indus Basin Dispute. Penguin, PublishersAs the twenty-first century deepens, water is only going to get more important. Growth, pollu­tion, climate change, these are all now intertwined in such...

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Distant Dream or Reality?

The Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY), introduced in June 2015, aims at “By the time the Nation completes 75 years of its Independence, every family will have a pucca house with water connection, toilet facilities, 24×7 electricity supply and access.” The Yojana...