under New Delhi

New Delhi shrank on the world stage as he looked on

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1 Apr 2014 | BY Bharat Karnad

Intimations of a New Establishment and the Return of Real India

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1 Apr 2014 | BY Tavleen Singh

A division bench of justices Reva Khetrapal and Pratibha Rani of the Delhi High Court today upheld the death penalty awarded to four convicts in the December 16, 2012 gang rape and murder case of a 23-year-old girl.

The trial court on September 13, 2013 awarded the death sentence to Mukesh (26), Akshay Thakur (28), Pawan Gupta (19) and Vinay Sharma (20).

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14 Mar 2014 | BY Mihir Srivastava

The India Art Fair 2014 was about art, yes, but no less about money

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10 Feb 2014 | BY Divya Guha

Snapshots from some of the winning constituencies of the Aam Aadmi Party

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11 Dec 2013

An electoral contest that has India’s capital rivetted

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26 Nov 2013 | BY Mihir Srivastava

Wrestlers train at New Delhi’s Guru Munni Akhara. The International Olympic Committee this week revised its decision to eliminate wrestling from the list of Olympic sports. Its reinstatement in the 2020 Games is being celebrated in India, which recently won individual Olympic medals in the sport. Wrestling or kushti is, in fact, considered more than a mere sport in the country, where it is practised in akharas under the tutelage of a guru. The soil of the akhara is considered sacred by the pehalwans, who rub their heads and bodies with it before they begin their session.1

11 Sep 2013 | BY Ashish Sharma

Shyam Rudra Pathak has been protesting outside the Congress headquarters in Delhi for over six months, demanding the use of Hindi in the High Court and Supreme Court. Pathak is arrested every night, taken to Tughlaqabad Police Station and released the following morning. He chooses to protest at 24 Akbar Road because he hopes India’s ruling party will take notice sooner or later

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5 Jun 2013 | BY Raul Irani

An extraordinary production of Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale breaks the monotony of theatre as usual

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10 Apr 2013 | BY Devika Bakshi

An afternoon with three generations of a family of drug dealers

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1 Apr 2013 | BY Gunjeet Sra
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