Alternatives for the uprooted and evicted have not materialised.
There’s no news of issues that bother Pakistanis apart from the economy...
The megapolis is seeing mushrooming of gated housing estates on land on the outskirts that was once used to house low-income communities.
For Akhtar Hameed Khan, small projects were islands of hope.
Architect and planner Arif Hasan has been visiting the Tharparkar region since 1978 and wrote the first sociological assessment of
City planning across the world relies heavily on census data and estimates of the population the city is being planned for.
Karachi requires several collection points for low-lying areas from where water can be pumped into the sea.
For 150 years, this historical building had survived without gates...
The Malir Expressway could threaten some ancient sites.
How does one explain the Minar-i-Pakistan incident?
Karachi’s street economy should be encouraged.
Justice eludes those whose homes have been demolished.
The failure of the UN is built into its structure.
Karachi has borne the brunt of the evictions.
It is not surprising that the custodians of patriarchy are fearful.
It is hoped that the ESF will be enforced in the coming projects.
Must development projects leave people without homes?
Are the multifarious problems of the megacity of Karachi simply because of the lack of a functioning local government system?...
Encroachments are only one reason why Karachi floods.
The city’s informal economy employs 72 percent of its entire workforce and is the engine that keeps the city going, helping people