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Cluster Model In Suburbs Will Densify The City

A new study by India's National Environment Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) finds that using a cluster model for building in Mumbai's suburbs will further densify the city, negatively impacting the city's liveability.
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Delhi’s Homeless Find Refuge In Citizens’ Campaigns

Delhi-based NGO Aashray Adhikar Abhiyan (AAA), along with the Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences (IHBAS), has set up mobile clinics to diagnose and treat mentally ill homeless people in the Indian capital.
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Akron Reclaims Public Space, Turning Freeway Into A Park

Following the lead of cities like San Francisco, Akron, Ohio has successfully campaigned to reclaim the space occupied by the Innerbelt Freeway in favor of a National Forest, with the aim of re-uniting communities separated 40 years ago by the highway.
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Ai WeiWei Brings Hansel & Gretel Surveillance Park To Big Apple

Artist and activist Ai WeiWei has partnered up with architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron to design a Hansel-and-Gretel-inspired surveillance park in New York City, bringing home the realities of live surveillance to visitors.