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8:45 AM, Aligarh:Fog or Pollution?

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The Amazon-Race: Are we Edgy, Real, and Urban Enough for Jeff Bezos?

Originally posted on urbanculturalstudies:
At the time of this writing, 238 cities have submitted official bids to Amazon in order to be considered for Amazon’s second headquarters, supplementing their base in Seattle. There is a long and ongoing debate within…

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Urbanization and Rise of slums: An Imbalance Between Urban Growth and Urban Development

Originally posted on Green Habitat Initiative:
The prevalence of slums and shanties, a.k.a. ghettoes is a consequence of development where urban growth does not match urban development. It is a classical case of non-enforcement of regulations guiding urban development. In…

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List of 200 Universities Launched 600 free Online Courses (MOOCs)

Universities around the world are offering their courses online for free (or at least partially free). These courses are collectively called MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. click here  for details

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