GO STRAIGHT TO CITY CLASSIFIEDS & CITY EVENTSGO STRAIGHT TO MORE STORIESContact mayankaustensoofi@gmail.com for ad enquiries. The city is changing its hues. [Text by Sadia Dehlvi; picture by Mayank Austen Soofi] Delhi is the city of my birth and it…

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Coming home to Dilli. [Text and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi] The last week of the last year was memorable. Along with Arundhati Roy’s twins, I travelled to Ajmer, Jaipur, Fatehpur Sikri, and Agra. The medieval alleys of Ajmer, saturated…

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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…