ANAMIKA

'(The Blog) With No Name', perhaps best described as a stream of notes and thoughts - 'remembered, recovered and (sometimes) invented'.

Friday, April 07, 2006

...And Some More, From Days Long Gone

"Is Bombay Dying?" - cover story on the Illustrated Weekly of India, c. 1980.

"Bangalore is fast becoming a city of slums from one of gardens."
- from an article in The Hindu, circa 1982.

"Calcutta IS a dying city" - statement attributed to Rajiv Gandhi, c. 1985.

"Bangalore is bursting at the seams... its public transport, badly lacking a railway backup, is in a shambles" - from Frontline c. 1988

1 Comments:

  • At 11:49 PM, Blogger Anand said…

    BEST is on strike and I am sure there were a million autorickshaws between Kurla and Bandra yesterday...making road travel a nightmare...

     

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