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Mumbai Has India’s Best Healthcare. It Isn’t Enough

Mumbai Has India’s Best Healthcare. It Isn’t Enough

  Mumbai has India’s best public-health infrastructures—by far—yet it needs to at least double its medical personnel and health facilities to be able to serve its underserved citizens, an Indiaspend…

Mumbai Roads Not Deadly—By Indian Standards

Mumbai Roads Not Deadly—By Indian Standards

  Greater Mumbai, with a population of nearly 18 million people, witnessed more than 23,500 road accidents in 2013, the most of any Indian city.   Mumbai was followed by…

BLOG: 5 Things To Know Before Boarding A “Local”

BLOG: 5 Things To Know Before Boarding A “Local”

Before I came to Mumbai in April 2013 from the Himalayan hill town of Nainital, my commute to work was a 30-minute, bracing walk in the mountain chill and charm.…

No person As Squeezed In As The Mumbaikar

No person As Squeezed In As The Mumbaikar

(A view of Hanging Garden in south Mumbai)   A visit to any open area in Mumbai reveals what the locals, known as Mumbaikars, really crave — open space. Every…

Why Mumbai’s Failure Is India’s Failure

Why Mumbai’s Failure Is India’s Failure

Ever since the new government came to power in Delhi, there have been oft-repeated,  clarion calls for ‘big-bang reforms’. That India needs reforms in several forms, fields and ministries is…

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