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The author-journalist discusses his relationship with the city and maps the region through its ecology, green spaces and local communities in a new 10-part podcast series.
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For Bollywood directors Hansal Mehta, Nagesh Kukunoor and Onir, this last year has only revitalised their lifelong love affairs with Mumbai, Hyderabad and Srinagar respectively.
2020 might have been strangest year to shift to Mumbai, a place that exemplifies maddening chaos, but one writer and his family found that even at its most isolating, the city’s life force seeps in.
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A writer looks back at his youthful adventures in the America of the past, across its grimy but pocket-friendly hostels.
In the British capital, a street can have many names—and surprises—if it’s been around for almost 2,000 years. | By Ellen Himelfarb