GO STRAIGHT TO CITY CLASSIFIEDS & CITY EVENTSGO STRAIGHT TO MORE STORIESContact mayankaustensoofi@gmail.com for ad enquiries. Watching 21st century Delhi from a 17th century minaret. [Text and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi] Pigeons at Jama Masjid fly high. They soar…

GO STRAIGHT TO CITY CLASSIFIEDS & CITY EVENTSGO STRAIGHT TO MORE STORIESContact mayankaustensoofi@gmail.com for ad enquiries. Build-a-Bear Workshop for rich people’s children. [Text and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi] This is part of a special series for readers with children….

GO STRAIGHT TO CITY CLASSIFIEDS & CITY EVENTSGO STRAIGHT TO MORE STORIESContact mayankaustensoofi@gmail.com for ad enquiries. All the news that’s not fit to print. [Text and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi] Sketch of an Artist Quite plain-looking. On first glance…

GO STRAIGHT TO CITY CLASSIFIEDS & CITY EVENTSGO STRAIGHT TO MORE STORIESContact mayankaustensoofi@gmail.com for ad enquiries. [High Tea at Cha Bar, Oxford Book Store, Connaught Place] From New Delhi’s Chai-bars to Old Delhi’s Chai-khanas. [Text and pictures by Mayank Austen…

A new watering hole for plane watchers. [Text and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi] I’m standing in the middle of the railway track. The Rewari Passenger will not be coming for another half hour. But I can listen to a…

The irrepressible Delhi walli talks on Muslims, Sufis, Khushwant, Rumi and Delhi. [Interview and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi] Ms. Sadia Dehlvi is an eminent Delhi walli. An author (she recently finished a book on the Sufis of Delhi) and…

GO STRAIGHT TO STORIESContact mayankaustensoofi@gmail.com for ad enquiries. STRIKINGLY BEAUTIFUL. Embassy official new to Delhi. European. In early 40s. Have lived in Capetown and NYC. Warm, cultured. Reads Economist. Jazz enthusiast. Seeks a like-minded older man for sharing quality time….

GO STRAIGHT TO CITY CLASSIFIEDS & CITY EVENTSGO STRAIGHT TO MORE STORIESContact mayankaustensoofi@gmail.com for ad enquiries. The venerable novelist visits her old city. [Text and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi. The pictures cannot be reproduced anywhere without his permission.] The…

GO STRAIGHT TO CITY CLASSIFIEDS & CITY EVENTSGO STRAIGHT TO MORE STORIESContact mayankaustensoofi@gmail.com for ad enquiries. Taking a break in the Himalayan foothills. [Text and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi who visited Pragpur in September, 2007] Once a year this…

GO STRAIGHT TO CITY CLASSIFIEDS & CITY EVENTSGO STRAIGHT TO MORE STORIESContact mayankaustensoofi@gmail.com for ad enquiries. House hunting in Delhi’s middle-class neighbourhood. [Text by Lesley E. The author runs the blogsite Bombay Boy. Picture by Mayank Austen Soofi] In August,…