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5 Virtual Escape Rooms to Keep You Puzzling from Home

Delhi, May 25 -- In the pre-lockdown era of leaving the house and interacting with other human beings, escape rooms were gaining popularity as a fun new experience to undertake with your friends. Solv... Read More


Mount Fuji To Remain Closed For Hiking This Summer

Delhi, May 25 -- In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, Japan's Mount Fuji will remain closed for hiking this summer. Shizuoka prefecture, home to the country's tallest mountain, announced th... Read More


Kalash: A Secret from the Hindu Kush Mountains

Delhi, May 25 -- Tucked into Pakistan's remote northwestern hills, along the border with Afghanistan, is a cluster of three villages whose residents are still trying to preserve their language and cul... Read More


Amazing Grace

Delhi, May 25 -- On the outskirts of the city, lies a dusty service road. Not much lines the way, except for thorny shrubs, signs pointing to the Kukas Dam, and oddly a satsang bhavan. But as you driv... Read More


AirAsia Resumes Domestic Flights

Delhi, May 25 -- As domestic flights resume operations in the country after a travel ban due to COVID-19, AirAsia is starting its operations in around 21 destinations with 77 flights today (25 May, 20... Read More


Lovely, Dark and Deep

Delhi, May 24 -- Dread pooled at the base of my stomach. I wouldn't call myself claustrophobic, but the aversion to enclosed spaces, coupled with a fear of the dark, made my insides turn. But as they ... Read More


4 Instagram Handles We Really Like Right Now

Delhi, May 24 -- Michael Runkel A fisherman on Inle Lake wraps one leg around his oar, scanning the surface for bubbles. Michael Runkel captures this dying tradition, and other non-cliches from remot... Read More


Shall We, to the Shala?

Delhi, May 24 -- I'm in the middle of a huddle of conifers, benevolent giants standing guard over a gleaming, 17-foot multifaceted monolith. Entranced, I float through the security entrance, into the ... Read More


In Memoriam: Chef Floyd Cardoz

Delhi, May 23 -- Chef Floyd Cardoz documented his last few days on Instagram, posting a selfie at a hospital where he was being treated for a fever. On March 25, his sudden death shook the culinary in... Read More


Sign of the times

Delhi, May 23 -- This novel by Austrian writer Christoph Ransmayr, written entirely in blank verse, recounts the story of two brothers who leave the southwest coast of Ireland on an expedition deep in... Read More