Browsing: Infrastructure

This section profiles the infrastructure projects across various sectors and facets if life. Key to the projects is the economics and policy interventions and this section offers detailed narratives.

Governance
Compensation Mess

Empty government coffer has put two important road widening projects on indefinite hold in Srinagar. But that was not all.…

Infrastructure
Ah Sangarmaal!

It has been 5 years since SDA threw open valley’s first mega sized mall in Srinagar. But rather than becoming…

Agriculture
Dream Apple

With government and business fleecing apple for votes and notes, nobody thought of any intervention that could take it even…

Infrastructure
O’ Zoji La

As one of world’s 10 dangerous roads reopens for summer months, R S Gull goes reason-hunting beyond Zoji La to…

Floods
 Chocked Life

Every time it rains Srinagar gets panicky. A few centimeters of rainfall can put life out of gear and turn business streets…

Infrastructure
Predicting Right!

Officials are upbeat that after installation of Japan’s hi-tech X-Band Doppler Weather Radar system in Kashmir calamities can be predicted…

Diary
Train to Paradise

 By: Seema Qadri Trains, railway tracks and railway stations, whenever I recall them from the long-drawn-out list of memories from my…

Energy
Breakthrough

Last week witnessed two major happenings in the energy sector. While the Delhi owned NHPC completed its tunnel for the…

Infrastructure
Overflying the dead

Kashmiris heart beats in Srinagar. But what keeps Srinagar going is a question that politicians seem to overlook. With elections…

Infrastructure
The Banihal Backbone

The overcrowded rail piercing through the rugged Pir Panchal has not improved accessibility only. It has helped Banihal gradually integrate…