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Tate That! Work from 34 International Galleries in Delhi.

Tate That! Work from 34 International Galleries in Delhi. January 11, 2011 | Events, What's New | Read More
The Indian Art Summit starts on January 21 in New Delhi. It is slated to showcase the work of 570 artists from 20 countries. A wide swathe of geography brought in town by the collaborative effort of 34 galleries. On show will be the works of Pablo Picasso, Auguste Rodin, Marc Chagall, Salvador Dali,...

Now, Spreading Ideas – The Reinvention of a Polluting Powerplant

Now, Spreading Ideas – The Reinvention of a Polluting Powerplant December 28, 2010 | What's New | Read More
It is called adaptive reuse. And this is one project that will have the green brigade cheering. What better use for a shutdown power plant that spewed pollutants than converting it into an art gallery. Inspired by the example of Tate Modern in London which was a power plant before, the Delhi Government...

Another Great Way To Reach Delhi Airport: By Bus

Another Great Way To Reach Delhi Airport: By Bus November 22, 2010 | What's New | Read More
The airport-city metro link is slated to be operational sometime next month. Meanwhile, there is another wallet-friendly way to commute to and from the airport. Delhi Transport Corporation is planning to start a bus service from different parts of Delhi to the airport. The starting points are: ISBT Kashmere...

Spectacular Opening Ceremony Sets The Tone For XIX Commonwealth Games

Spectacular Opening Ceremony Sets The Tone For XIX Commonwealth Games October 4, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Alien-ship like, the Aerostat hovered magically over the JawaharLal Nehru Stadium. Changing color, reflecting images, this mammoth balloon set the tone for the evening. Spectacular, in a single word, says it all. If the aliens were watching, they would have surely gone back impressed. On view were eclectic...

A HOHO Way To See New Delhi

A HOHO Way To See New Delhi September 28, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Right on the heels of the launch of The Delhi Eye, comes another great way to experience New Delhi. From October 1st, right in time for the Commonwealth Games, Delhi will launch its Hop On, Hop Off (HOHO) tourist bus service. These colorful and air-conditioned buses will ply at 30-minute intervals from...

See A New Delhi, With The Delhi Eye

See A New Delhi, With The Delhi Eye September 7, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Done the trudge through the monuments and bustling bazaars. Woven through the amazingly intricate and surprisingly fluid dance that is normal everyday traffic. Looked up at the Qutub Minar and the India Gate. What’s left? A change of perspective. Why not look down on the city instead of looking...

Full Steam Ahead, Into The Past

Full Steam Ahead, Into The Past August 13, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
One of the best-kept secrets in all of India is the Rewari Steam Loco shed, just 80 km from New Delhi. Over a hundred years old, this fully functional facility that has 10 steam engines. Weighing in at 125 tons each these behemoths easily consume about 4,000 kg (8,818 pounds) of Coal and 5,000 litres...

From The City Centre To The Airport, In Style

From The City Centre To The Airport, In Style August 12, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
News Flash: Soon you will be able to travel from the heart of New Delhi to its swank new Terminal 3 in all of 20 minutes. The Metro Airport Express is slated to begin a month before the Commonwealth Games. At the City end, the Metro is putting finishing touches to a mammoth station called the City Airport...

The President’s House Is Now Officially Green

The President’s House Is Now Officially Green July 26, 2010 | What's New | Read More
The exterior still remains that of sandstone, it is just that Rashtrapati Bhawan (President’s House) has become the first urban habitat in entire India to get the ISO 14001:2004 certification for sustainable and environmentally friendlily practices. Under the project Roshini (Light), the 340-acre estate...

T3 – The World’s Sixth Largest Terminal is Now Open

T3 – The World’s Sixth Largest Terminal is Now Open July 5, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Built from ground up in a mere 37 months, New Delhi Terminal 3 (T3) is the sixth largest in the world after Dubai, Beijing, Singapore, Bangkok and Mexico City. Spread over a massive 5.4 million square feet, T3 integrates the international and domestic terminals in one building. All international carriers...
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