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Rout in Rajasthan - Congress in panic mode

While television studio warriors and Twitter commandos go on and on debating the impact of the recent state elections in north India and whether these will be relevant to the Lok Sabha contest in April-May 2014, Dilli Billi decided to do some number crunching. We began with Rajasthan. This state sent a number of Congress stalwarts, including high-profile ministers, to Parliament in...

 
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The afternoon was hot, muggy. The fan was rotating sullenly. As sullen as I felt for I had been dragged to bed by the mother...

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On missing Saraswati Puja

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I’m staring out the window at the grey sky and the leafless trees. I take a sip of tea to soothe my raspy throat. I have been congested ...

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Walking down the lanes of history in Kolkata

The capital city of West Bengal is a hub of heritage tourism in India. The many beautiful buildings built by the British during colonial rule led to it being called the ‘City of Palaces.’ The fine weather now is a good to time to explore many of these...

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Durga Puja in Kolkata

     
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Beautiful Bengal  

A weekend at Taki – Maach, mishti and more

Taki is a cosy and quiet retreat, just a two-hour drive from the city. It is situated 73 km northeast of Calcutta, in North 24-Parganas, bordering Bangladesh. After crossing Science City, as you drive down Basanti Road cross the Bantala Leather Complex, the landscape starts changing from urban to semi-urban and finally to rural. Villages with paddy fields and fish ponds appear on either side of the road, replacing buildings.
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