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Tuesday, Jun 25, 2019
Manoj Sharma

Manoj Sharma

About

Manoj Sharma is a feature writer in the Delhi Metro team. A journalist for over 15 years, he likes to pursue city stories that otherwise fall through the cracks. People, popular culture, urban trends, and books are his favourite subjects.

articles by Manoj Sharma (451 results)
Jun 16, 2019 01:52
From modest hand fans to khus curtains to many other cooling concoctions, how Delhi, a city of extreme weather, beat the heat in the days of yore . read more
Jun 09, 2019 04:33
We are inside Imperium Sports Arena, a basement cricket academy in the bustling Malviya Nagar market and one of the first indoor cricket academies in the city. read more
Jun 02, 2019 12:48
The internet has upended how rare books are valued, bought and sold. But these antiquarian booksellers say they remain as relevant as ever. read more
May 19, 2019 17:37
The traditional printed travel guide, whose obituary was written a few years ago, continues to thrive, overcoming the growing challenge from a host of online trip planners. read more
May 12, 2019 04:17
Hundreds of truckers cannot exercise their franchise as they are away from home during polling; some feel electronic vote or postal ballot could be a way out. read more
May 05, 2019 03:58
Many youngsters in the walled city have quit their cushy jobs to start NGOs and civil society groups that work in the sphere of health, education, cleanliness, rehabilitation of the homeless. read more
May 01, 2019 06:06
The slum has faced a threat of eviction over the past many years, but the residents have resisted relocation, demanding that they be given houses at their current location only. read more
Apr 28, 2019 03:36
Many new political outfits are contesting the Lok Sabha elections in Delhi and they are as sure of victory as their bigger rivals. read more
Apr 14, 2019 04:37
Persons with disabilities have been fighting for long for their right to vote on a par with other citizens. read more
Mar 31, 2019 01:24
The IIDL’s curriculum includes ‘basic political concepts, media management, constituency management, public speaking and nationalism,’ among others. read more
Mar 30, 2019 22:27
Many private institutes across India have started offering degrees and diplomas in politics for aspiring politicians - and there are many takers. read more
Mar 24, 2019 03:20
The government-aided JPM Senior Secondary School in central Delhi has over 210 students and about 38 are presently appearing for the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) exams. read more
Mar 18, 2019 18:21
Hailed as the first true social networking medium, ham radio continues to thrive even in this age of Twitter, Skype, Facebook and smartphones. read more
Feb 25, 2019 19:28
Announcements have been an integral part of Delhi Metro since its inception. But many feel they have lost their persuasive power and it time to make them a little peppier and a little more empathic. read more
Feb 11, 2019 15:39
According to tour guides, of all the places on the Gandhi trail in Delhi, people are most moved by the Gandhi Smriti. read more