Ruchika Garg writes on Art and Culture, for the daily Entertainment & Lifestyle supplement, HT City
Articles by Ruchika Garg
PUBLISHED ON NOV 05, 2020 08:43 PM IST
Seeing the low footfall in Old Delhi’s Sadar Bazaar, wholesale shopkeepers have started uploading online tutorials on social media, and home delivering orders of lights to keep their businesses afloat amid the pandemic.
PUBLISHED ON NOV 02, 2020 01:52 PM IST
Private screenings in Delhi-NCR? Yay or Nay?
UPDATED ON OCT 14, 2020 03:14 PM IST
According to a recent survey, 41% Delhiites are expected to use e-commerce websites as their primary shopping channel, during the festive season.
PUBLISHED ON OCT 09, 2020 10:06 PM IST
Amid Covid-19 pandemic, students who have been homebound confess that they have been feeling stressed due to numerous reasons. Experts give tips to keep them calm.
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2020 04:38 PM IST
Following the norms of social distancing, Durga Puja pandals have gone virtual and cut down the celebrations to bare minimum. But rather than feeling gloomy, Bengalis in Delhi-NCR have chalked out alternate plans.
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2020 09:49 PM IST
Organised by Parivartan Cell, Delhi Police, the online classes have become quite popular among school students.
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Ruchika Garg
UPDATED ON OCT 06, 2020 12:00 PM IST
There is a joy in giving since an act of kindness leaves an impact on both the donor and the receiver.
PUBLISHED ON OCT 03, 2020 12:50 PM IST
Vrinda Sharma, a 24-year-old resident of the suburb, rescues and rehabilitates injured and unwell puppies.
PUBLISHED ON OCT 03, 2020 12:17 PM IST
Since cops have started patrolling the public parks on bicycle, children are often spotted clicking pictures with them.
By Ruchika Garg
UPDATED ON OCT 03, 2020 06:14 PM IST
To make sure that the needy don’t lose their self-respect, Delhi-based chartered accountant, Sanjay Dodrajka, serves meal for Rs.10 at Maya Enclave.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 26, 2020 08:06 PM IST
Those who are missing vacationing at hill stations near the Capital have taken to exploring the rich architectural heritage of Delhi. Read on to know where all you can go to celebrate the day.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2020 05:01 PM IST
“We want to say thank you so much to everyone in India who loves K-Pop. Your energy keeps BTS going strong. Thank you Army in India,” says the band.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2020 12:27 PM IST
A campaign to support wedding photographers, across India, began after a Delhi-based wedding photographer died by suicide. The wedding photography industry reportedly consists of more than 50,000 people.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 05, 2020 07:22 PM IST
Teacher’s Day celebrations, amid Covid-19 pandemic, took a virtual route with school students making posters, preparing mimicry acts and other surprises for their teachers.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 02, 2020 11:11 PM IST
India recently won gold, jointly with Russia, in the Online Chess Olympiad 2020. The captain is elated at the “love and support” the game has received this time.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 30, 2020 11:52 PM IST
Corporates in Delhi-NCR have been talking about the disadvantages of work from home. But, the monsoon has brought with it one advantage, which is making the professionals feel elated.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 30, 2020 10:19 PM IST
As part of a virtual campaign, Bollywood celebrities have come forth to debunk myths on periods.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 26, 2020 02:29 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently spoke about the topic of menstrual hygiene, in his speech on 74th Independence Day, and social workers have appreciated the move that is helping take their campaigns forward.
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2020 11:50 AM IST
Residents of Delhi-NCR are preferring to get their clothes stitched rather than buying ready-made garments, during the pandemic.
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2020 03:57 AM IST
Senior artistes, while confined at their homes, share how they have been dealing with such difficult times.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 13, 2020 01:19 AM IST
The legend Ebrahim Alkazi who recently passed away at the age of 94 was like a guru and a father to the alumni of National School of Drama, Delhi.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 03, 2020 10:19 PM IST
Unlike every year, the rakhi business in Old Delhi went through a bad phase with a sizeable number of shops staying shut. Some shopkeepers decided to not to sell rakhi, to a handful of customers, and instead have taken to prepping for Diwali.
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2020 03:16 PM IST
Samaira Khanna, 9, is helping the underprivileged and corona warriors with the money she is earning through virtual storytelling sessions.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 03, 2020 09:33 PM IST
When we were celebrating the day with our families and having the best meals, these cops were on roads to ensure that they safeguard us against Covid-19.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 30, 2020 04:18 AM IST
Come unlock 3.0, and be prepared to munch healthy when you are at the movies next! Theatres to introduce immunity boosting foods in their menus to strengthen the fight against coronavirus.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 26, 2020 03:03 PM IST
With multiple options available, as safety gears in the time of coronavirus, it becomes a challenge to choose the right one. Here’s some sane advice from experts on what to buy.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 23, 2020 01:06 AM IST
Mehendi artists in Delhi-NCR are happy that women celebrating Teej are turning up to get mehendi applied on their hands. They are hopeful that people will continue to visit them for upcoming festivals as well.
UPDATED ON JUL 19, 2020 04:57 AM IST
This year, amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Shiva devotees are celebrating Shravan Shivratri (July 19) with some kind deeds.
UPDATED ON JUL 20, 2020 06:41 PM IST
A Delhi-based NGO, Little India Foundation, is helping women in some slum areas to earn a livelihood and sustain their families by stitching cotton masks.
Hindustan Times | By Aprajita Sharad (Inputs by Naina Arora and Ruchika Garg)
PUBLISHED ON JUL 17, 2020 08:00 PM IST
Delhi University students had complained of data breach when admit cards were uploaded online, and female students say that they are still feeling unsafe and stressed out. Experts suggest how they can keep themselves calm.