Delhi Diary

Delhi Diary

GM aubergines

Oh dear. I have just seen, as heart-stopping, pulse-racing, so-called “Breaking News” on our local TV, that India is to allow genetically modified brinjals.  No, I cannot, I really cannot, …

Squatters & Hindi slang

Last night, we had friends around for drinks, and the subject turned to my walk yesterday in Mehrauli. “Oh,” says Karan, who lives very close to the monument we couldn’t …

Adventures in Mehrauli

This morning I went on an early morning heritage walk around Mehrauli, meeting up with Sunday-morning walking friends whom I haven’t seen for months.  We tend to walk and explore …