The country's national construction is on pace to heighten emissions by nearly 400 percent in less than 40 years. But these designers are trying to change that.
Think of it as the world’s largest, most popular public art fair.
In Bangalore, the infrastructure is there. Teaching cyclists (and drivers) how to use it is another matter entirely.
Women-only trains and taxis may only be reinforcing the threat of sexual violence in places like Gurgaon.
The Indian city is setting itself up as a model for how struggling cities can better handle waste disposal.
Landless Indians are taking their concerns to the capital en masse.
Also, a look at Singapore's intense campaign to reform dag-nasty bathrooms.
Celebrations in time for the former leader's 143rd birthday.
Municipalities in India don’t release a budget. And that's a problem, because they can't get the investments they desperately need.
Cities are building more houses than ever, but they are priced out of reach for the poor.
Without play sets, slum children frolic in garbage dumps and toxic rivers.
A video tour of the everyday world of India's third most-populous city.
For the first time in two decades, rural spending is growing faster than urban spending. How can this be?
Hand-emptied toilets could be outlawed, but they're not likely to disappear any time soon.
Tata Motors zero-pollution Airpod is inching closer to becoming a real thing.
The stated preference of India's greatest citizen for village life may be holding his country back.
The Indian government is giving local officials satellite imagery to help plan their futures.
The perception of women’s bodies as public property to be commented upon and regulated is one of the universal undercurrents of urban life.
India's lights are back on within hours, not days.