Memo from Connaught Place – Indian Coffee House, Baba Kharak Singh Marg

It may or may not shut down. [Text and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi] The 52-year-old Indian Coffee House in Connaught Place may be shutting down. Early in June, 2009, The Times of India broke the news in this oh-tragedy-is-so-beautiful…

City Sighting – Arundhati Roy, Nizamuddin Basti

In Nizamuddin Basti. [Text and picture by Mayank Austen Soofi] One night, around quarter past ten, The Delhi Walla sighted his most beloved Delhiite – author Arundhati Roy. She was walking in the medieval bylanes of Nizamuddin Basti. Dressed in…