Image copyright by Ed Kashi.

Thanks to a nudge from a friend at Intelligent Travel, I was steered towards an incredible collection of photographs today. Renowned photographer Ed Kashi travelled to India to document the construction of a new superhighway. Journalist Don Belt explains:

“India’s new national highway, part crushed rock and asphalt, part yellow brick road, swings through Bangalore as it races across southern India bearing the turbocharged hopes of a billion people from the Arabian Sea to the Bay of Bengal.”

Read the whole article here or view the photographs here.