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From 15th-century forts in Salem to dilapidated police stations in Assam, here’s a trail through the places that preserve India’s patriotic past.
A designer’s relationship with the eastern metropolis manifests as a love note and city guide.
Whether to scour decadent locations for his next movie or on a peaceful personal getaway, the filmmaker travels with a keen eye for details. A colourful world unravels.
Use this time to finally try your hand at making home-style biryani, courtesy our list of regional recipes shared by families from across the country.
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For photographers who, until recently, travelled the world in search of inspiration, the lockdown provides another source of creativity.
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