- 22 March, 2023
Obstruction-free - well, there's nothing in Delhi that's obstruction-free. This blog talks of how the beautiful areas are being spruced up for G20 Summit while Dilliwalahs don't have footpaths that are obstruction-free for even a
Dilliwalahs – Not easy to read them!
The StateOfDelhi blog is back after a couple of months of silence. The municipal elections were being contested as if there was a lot more at stake and it was best to stay quiet. Now
It’s Delhi. Anything goes.
It's Delhi. Anything Goes. So while the LG and our man AK hyped their monsoon preparedness like crazy - a two-day spell brought the city & Dilliwalahs to their knees. This and more in this
Back on the home turf
The troubles that our man AK faces due to the LG who is on over-drive. This and the subtle impact of the government's campaign for 75 years of India's independence.
The Chill This Winter & An Intrusion
The buzz around Delhi these days is primarily about the weather, a new vehicle that will be spotted on Delhi roads and that statue that's going to installed under the India Gate canopy. The chill
Doing a Wish List As We Welcome 2022
This a Dilliwalah making wishes for the StateOfDelhi for 2022
Of Chandni Chowk – the Chaos and that Food
There has been so much noise about the redevelopment of Chandni Chowk that this blogger, prompted by an old friend, took a trip there. This blog is the first in the series on Chandni Chowk
Liquor Stores, Memory Losses & Remembrance
Ironically Delhi is talking of liquor in the month of Gandhi's birth thanks to a change in excise policies of Delhi Government. But then holier than thou politicians are trying to take a high moral
Oversight scraps Draupadi & a new patriot
An Oversight Committee of DU scraps Mahasweta Devi's Draupadi from the course. And our man AK claims to be a deshbhakt. That and more in this StateOfDelhi blog.
Sacking, gaffes, protests, space-rides & water canons
July saw a cabinet reshuffle at the Centre where Dr Harshvardhan was dropped. Apparently to direct all blame of the mishandling of the pandemic towards him. We got another Dilliwalah as a minister and she