In absence of formal conveyance, Delhi school kids run after moving vehicles for ride

While the Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi Government has taken substantial steps to improve basic infrastructure in schools, providing transportation and security to students still remain gnawing concerns. An instance can be seen in upscale Civil Lines area where wards of Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalaya, which is run by the Delhi government, risk their lives to…

Nine Infrastructure projects in finalists in Bentley’s year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards

India:  On September 17, 2018 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, has announced nine infrastructure projects in India as finalists in Bentley’s Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards program. The annual awards program honors for the extraordinary work of Bentley software users advancing the design, construction, and operations…

Rise of the non-metros

By 2030, it’s estimated that India will have 104 tier-II, 331 tier-III and IV, and only 155 tier-I cities. Nidhi Adlakha on how our smaller towns are turning ‘smart’ In the last few decades, developers and investors have concentrated on India’s metro cities and channelled a majority of investments and project launches to cities such…

Bengalureans start campaign for improved rail infra between airport and city

BENGALURU: With Namma Metro’s airport connectivity project making slow progress, Bengalureans have started a campaign for upgrading rail infrastructure between the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) near Devanahalli and the city. Their demand for a better transport link comes at a time when the airport operator is estimating passenger traffic to almost double in the next…