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ART & CULTURE

 |  Fortune Cookie  |  3-minute read
Lifestyle, Eating out, Singapore, Delhi

Like Singapore, Delhi could have its own Clarke Quay – in Aerocity

What’s fueling the rise of the latest food-drinks destination in NCR?

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Lok Sabha Polls, Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal, Narendra Modi

Governance for anarchists: The AAP story

Even with continued obstacles, the 'anarchists' who run the Delhi government plod on. Will their efforts lead to a Modi versus Kejriwal face-off in upcoming elections?

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Firecrackers, Delhi, Air Pollution, Diwali

No, firecrackers alone are not to blame for Delhi’s poisonous air. But we need to eliminate every pollutant we can

Firecracker-manufacturing in India is a little-regulated industry, and there is no saying what chemicals are used in them.

LIFE

 |  Fortune Cookie  |  4-minute read
Food and Drink, Fine dining, Restaurant, Delhi

Food for thought: Has Delhi become the hub of culinary creativity?

Over the past fortnight, three new food destinations stood out as examples of quality and innovation.

VARIETY

 |  Fortune Cookie  |  3-minute read
Restaurant, Delhi, Hotel, Taj Mahal

Celebrating 40 years of Delhi's Taj Mahal Hotel - a landmark born out of a lawsuit

The hotel is on a plot of land that was declared an 'evacuee property' after Partition.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
RTE Act, Education, Poverty, Delhi

The perils of inequality – the ugly face of Delhi

It is high time for policymakers to adopt rights-based approach to development in India; otherwise, 'sabka saath sabka vikas' will remain a hollow slogan forever.

ART & CULTURE

 |  6-minute read
Delhi, Ranjana gauhar, India's dance forms, Independence Day

Why India's dance forms are the best celebration of its beauty and diversity

This Independence Day saw the 13th edition of ‘Saare Jahan Se Accha’, the dance festival organised by the great Odissi dancer Ranjana Gauhar.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
ICDS, Anganwadi centres, Malnutrition, Delhi

Capital shame: Children are going hungry in Delhi because govt schemes are poorly implemented

From funds to infrastructure to employees, there are slip-ups at every level.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Delhi, Public Spaces, Tughlaq sultanate, History

Of sarais and Sultanates: What the remains of two centuries-old inns in Delhi tell us

Spaces of public use have changed a lot since the medieval times, but some things remain the same.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
LG, Delhi, Supreme Court, AAP

The unending AAP saga - Why even the SC can't break the Delhi govt-LG impasse

After euphoria over apex court verdict, Delhi government's first decision runs into hurdle.