State of public transport

Ready for peak oil?

THE SUNDAY STORY As cities expand and markets keep fuel prices high, Indians are demanding better public transport. The States must d »

Pedal pathways

THE SUNDAY STORY Absence of safe cycle tracks and lack of pavement networks have pushed people to motorised transport »

London lessons

THE SUNDAY STORY Improved mass transport in terms of capacity, safety, comfort and reliability should be a key priority »

Metro to the rescue?

THE SUNDAY STORY Many Indian cities are building high-capacity urban rail. But they don’t have all the links in place. »

Individuals can reduce India’s carbon footprint: Jairam Ramesh

In a public lecture on climate change, Jairam Ramesh explores the various energy alternatives that the country has in reducing its carbon footprint and says that India has a pivotal role in global climate change negotiations. The lecture was organised by The Hindu Centre and the National Institute for Advanced Studies on November 10, 2014, in Bengaluru. Read more. »