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Mayor wants Paris' historic center to be pedestrian-only

World Nov 15, 2018

Mayor wants Paris' historic center to be pedestrian-only

The mayor of Paris wants to pedestrianize the historic center of the French capital, a member of her team says, an area encompassing famous landmarks like the Louvre museum and Notre Dame Cathedral. The project would see traffic heavily restricted in Paris's first four arrondissements, ...

Will future mega-cities be a marvel or a mess? Look at New Delhi

World | FOCUS Nov 3, 2018

Will future mega-cities be a marvel or a mess? Look at New Delhi

Focus Jill Ward The effects of unbridled urbanization are inescapable in India's capital city. Smog blankets landmarks such as India Gate in winter and delays flights at the airport due to poor visibility. Traffic jams are part of the daily routine. Slums abut New Delhi's luxury ...