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Editorials – India’s Urban Challenges !!!

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Fast Facts – Urbanization in India Most Urbanized States: Tamil Nadu  43.9%; Maharashtra  42.4%; Gujarat  37.4% 3 out of world’s 21 mega cities: Mumbai (19 mill); Delhi (15 mill); Kolkata (14 mill) Large Cities: 23 in 1991; 40 in 2001 Urban Pop.: 25% of 850 mill in 1992; 28% of 1,030 mill in 2002. Estimated Urban Pop. by 2017: 500 mill % of Urban Residents who are Poor: About 25% Slum Population:  About 41 million in 2001 Estimated Slum Pop. by 2017: 69 mil Urbanization is an integral part of the process of economic growth.  As in most countries, India’s [...]

Editorials – India’s Urban Challenges !!!2017-02-14T00:21:30+05:30

Daily Current Events – 01 October 2016

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Two-thirds of elderly financially dependent on others, says study According to a survey, 65 per cent of the elderly in India are dependent on others for their financial requirements and undergo financial crisis. […]

Daily Current Events – 01 October 20162016-10-05T13:10:36+05:30