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6 things to do when you are stuck in Gurgaon – Delhi jam

Shut down the ignition: While your time is already getting wasted, do not waste fuel it costs you money and you may never know if you will be able to make it to the fuel station; Open your laptop , I-pad, playstation etc. – make your car a virtual entertainment hub. Play games, look at some funny videos or do some online shopping to keep you little relaxed; Avoid drinking coffee or aerated drinks, just drink water when essential because you [...]

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Set a style statement starting from Rs.10!

We Delhiites love shopping, and literally anything and everything that can add to our fashion statement. So, this monsoon season, how about some colorful bangles to complement your truly distinct style statement. Here’s a guide to Delhi’s famous 5 markets that sell almost any colour and designs that would go with your outfit. Churi-walan, Old Delhi: Experiment with the most beautifully carved and artistic designs at this 400 years old market of Old Delhi. You would find bangle sellers (some of whom [...]

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State of Art! 7 must shop state Emporiums in Delhi

Set perfect as string of pearls these treasure-filled state emporiums are perfect to take you on a shopping tour of India. Not only they can keep you busy for hours but right from cotton kurtas to stone carvings you can get it all, right here in Delhi. At Baba Kharak Singh Marg, bang opposite the famous Hanuman Temple, there are 18 state emporiums, and here’s our top 7 picks: Zoon, Kashmir: What should you buy? papier mâché , carpets, apricot wood handicrafts and [...]

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Movie mania – the 7th Jagran Film Festival

What Is It? A date with best of films. Yes, it’s five days fiesta of 400+ movies that will be inaugurated by our very own super actor Naseeruddin Shah. When? 1-5 July 2016. Check out the schedule here. Where? Siri Fort Auditorium, August Kranti Marg Nearest Metro Station: Green Park {exit gate Gautam Nagar} Timings: 11am onwards What else? Please note: Registration is mandatory – Click here The 7th Jagran Film Festival includes insightful sessions and panel discussions from Bollywood stalwarts, and cast and crew of selected [...]

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Rs. 100 for unlimited number of a variety of mangoes at the “Delhi Summer Festival”

What is it? Delhi’s mango favourite mango festival has now joined hands with the Delhi Summer festival. It’s a three-day long event at Dilli Haat in Janakpuri where you can eat an unlimited number of a variety of mangoes just for Rs. 100. When? 24 – 26 June 26 Timings? 11: 00 AM to 10:00 PM Closest metro station: Tilak Nagar What Else? You can enjoy summer fruits, cold desserts and cool beverages. Did you know ? Some interesting quick facts about mangoes: There are [...]

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Euro 2016 : Screenings in Delhi – NCR

Are you a soccer lover? No matter if you were unable to make it to France, here’s a list of selected sports bar places in Delhi and Gurgaon that usually never leave sports enthusiasts disappointed. Atleast not for arguably the most watched, UEFA Euro 2016, after the FIFA World Cup. Underdoggs Source: Underdoggs Why should you be here? To watch your favourite teams play on several big HD and projection. What else: If some people in your gang are not soccer fans, then they [...]

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Museums: Past gets tangible here!

An ode to the International Museum Day. Check out Delhi’s some of the most magnificent museum that you may / may not have been to: National Museum: storehouse of heritage Why should you be here? To see this spectacular storehouse of over 200,000 works of art, both national and international, spanning over 5,000 years. Also, it’s one of the largest museums in India that holds a variety of articles ranging from pre-historic era to modern works of Where: Rajpath, Central Secretariat, New Delhi, Delhi [...]

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22- 24 April: Top 5 weekend events

This for sure is going to be an action packed weekend. Right from workshops for kids to IPL match in Delhi, there’s lot of excitement that awaits. Check out the top picks and decide what you want to do: Theater Festival – Alliance ’16 : Prism Theater Society and Harfkaar Foundation presents a three days long theater festival. Enjoy these six amazing plays right through this weekend. When: 22 – 24 April 2016 Where: Little Theatre Group (LTG) Auditorium, A – 94, Mandi House, Copernicus Marg, Opposite [...]

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17 to 19 April : Top 5 events this weekend

Just plan and go for some fun time out in the city. Mela Phulkari :Soak yourself into the bright colours as the organisers pay an ode to “Panjab”, through the art of Phulkari. This 10-day long celebration of the vibrancy is about to end on Sunday so it’s a must visit. Khulla Sher: Sangrur, the exhibit by the rural women of Punjab is a must visit. When: 8 – 17 April 2016 Where:Open Palm Court, India Habitat Centre. Nearest Metro Station: Jor Bagh Timings:10:00 [...]

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Top 5 events in April across Delhi – NCR

Weekend events list is here, choose, plan and enjoy the top 5 events around you: 1. Daini : Story of a witch Watch the intense and power packed performances of the artists as they present a  a chilling account through the Witch’s own words – a hard hitting story that brutally uncovers issues of a witch – hunting, gender politics, power tussle and short lived memory of the urban audience towards the issue. Set in the tea tribe community of Assam, Daini [...]

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