The union of Autorickshaw drivers in Delhi, is one of the biggest of its kind in the country. An integral part of public transport system in the city, their strikes to reduce gas prices and increase fare create waves even in the parliament. Every election, various political parties try to woo this group in their […]

Only in India will you find the shops coming to the customers, rather than the other way around. Street hawkers crowd the public spaces in India.They use a very unique marketing strategy to attract their customers, using their own voice in unique ways and using persuasiveness to get the customer to their product. I went […]

Akleema has been a parking attendant in the Nizamuddin area for more than 15years. She is one of the few women parking attendants in the city, yet she is unknown. This is her story. An Audio Visual production by Tazeen, Talha and Ursila

Walls aren’t just those inanimate and silent structures around. They can also be an endless canvas for artists to paint larger-than-life murals, graffiti, installations and more. And with those sprays and spreads of colors, walls magically turn into a talking point, a landmark, a political expression or a creative epitome. St.ART Delhi is the first […]

Kathputli Colony is a small settlement of puppeteers, artisans, folk singers and magicians situated in North-West Delhi, India. The colony is filled with sounds of Dholak, Tablas and singers performing morning riyaaz. Women wearing bright Lehengha Cholis and bangles bring life to the narrow dingy streets. Meanwhile, a group of kids practice their routine that will be used in […]

Situated opposite the Red Fort, Old Delhi inside the complex of the famous Shri Digambar Jain Lal Temple lies a hospital which is renowned for treating patients of a different kind. The Charity Bird Hospital established in 1929, is one of the first of its kinds in India as well as the world that specializes […]

In the narrow by lanes of Chandni Chowk, Old Delhi, one can easily spot Abdul Hakeem wearing a gleaming red skull cap moving through the crowd with a thick metal needle resting behind his ears tucked inside the cap. Everyday Hakeem travels from Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh and comes to the Chawri Bazaar metro station, New […]