The Other Side of Development

The Other Side of Development

Darkness under a potential power hub town, Janjgir-Champa, Chhattisgarh An old saying – ‘All that glitters is not gold’ – is apt for Homo sapiens of today as they are obsessed with ‘development’, carrying a pre-conceived notion – how a city should...
Asia Europe People’s Forum

Asia Europe People’s Forum

The Asia Europe People’s Forum (AEPF) was initiated the mid-1990s from a common desire and need among people’s organizations and networks across Asia and Europe to find new venues for dialogue, cooperation, and solidarity. The inter-regional conference was organized...
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...
Changes in Labour Laws in India

Changes in Labour Laws in India

There have been a host of changes in Labour and Social Protection Acts and applicable rules in India in recent times. These changes have a huge impact and it is important to be aware of them.Following reforms have been made in the Indian Labour Laws. The Maternity...

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...