Category Archives: Glimpses of Our Cities

Pressing Problems of Chennai

Anyone who lived in India’s bigger cities like Delhi, Mumbai, and Kolkata would consider Chennai  as a city with comparatively better infrastructure. But then, why should Chennai be compared and measured against other cities in India, when Chennai is the biggest producer … Continue reading

Posted in Class Notes, earth, Glimpses of Our Cities, Urban Studies | Leave a comment

Future Cities: Fueling the Future by Mohd. Sadiq Khan

Future Cities: Fueling the Future             Imagine a city of the future. Do you see clean streets, flying cars and robots doing all the work?             “Or perhaps your vision is more dystopian” Reality is no one really knows what the … Continue reading

Posted in Class Assignments M.Sc. Geography 2017-19 AMU, Aligarh, earth, Glimpses of Our Cities, urban morphology, Urban Studies | 6 Comments

Future City by Heena Khatoon

As the name ‘Future City’ itself indicates the face of upcoming cities to 20 years. Before planning a model of the future city, first, we have to keep in the mind about the location where we are going to imply … Continue reading

Posted in Class Assignments M.Sc. Geography 2017-19 AMU, Aligarh, earth, Glimpses of Our Cities, opinions, urban morphology, Urban Studies | 6 Comments

Indus Valley Civilization: Extent and Archaeological Finds

The Indus Valley Civilization covered parts of Sind, Baluchistan, Afganistan, West Punjab, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab and Maharashtra. Over 1000 Indus Valley Civilization sites have been discovered. Harappa Cemetery H & R37. Coffin burial. Granary outside the … Continue reading

Posted in Alternative Energy, Archaeology, Class Notes, earth, Glimpses of Our Cities, urban morphology, Urban Studies | Leave a comment