There’s been a growth in rooftop solar installations that are capable of contributing power to the grid after meeting household requirements. Photo: Mint

Decentralized urban management

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China’s cities remain vital sources of economic growth for the country. Photo: Reuters

China’s great city rivalries

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Rather than basing conclusions on just definitions of middle class, one should look at the evolution of consumption patterns and their preferences.

India’s burgeoning middle class

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China aims to restrict the population of Shanghai (n photo) to 25 million by 2035 and that of Beijing to 23 million by 2020. Photo: AFP

Big city disease

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