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Hardlook: Space programme

September 09, 2019 6:00 am

Choked markets, neighbourhoods on edge — the capital’s parking crisis extracts a heavy toll on residents. With the Supreme Court putting authorities on a deadline, the next few months will be crucial.

Hardlook: Killer kite string

August 26, 2019 10:47 am

Responsible for three deaths this year, the ‘Chinese manjha’ is a headache that refuses to go away. Abhinav Rajput and Jignasa Sinha head to the capital’s kite markets to understand why, despite a crackdown, the lethal string continues to make its way to Delhi’s sky

Kherki Daula toll plaza violence: life inside the small glass booth

July 01, 2019 6:54 am

The spate of violence at a toll plaza on Gurgaon’s border has exposed the risk 300 men and women take every time they arrive on the job. The Indian Express explores their life inside the small glass booth

Hardlook: Patients, patience at AIIMS

June 24, 2019 2:55 am

The assault on doctors at a West Bengal hospital has exposed fault lines between an overburdened healthcare set-up and desperate patients. Spending a day with an AIIMS doctor, and a patient, suggests each side is well aware of struggles of the other

Climate change protesters strip in UK's House of Commons during Brexit debate

April 11, 2019 4:38 pm

Protesters, both men and women had slogans written on their chests, including “for all life”, "climate crisis" and “SOS” along with the organisation's logo marked on their stomach.

Cramped rooms, poor transport and unreliable water supply: DDA residents complain

April 01, 2019 7:10 am

With 18,000 new homes being put on sale, The Indian Express revisit the complexes that came up five years ago

Hardlook: The invisibles

April 12, 2019 11:13 am

A slum cluster that found itself under the shadow of demolition three years ago is now in the spotlight because of a landmark High Court judgment that highlights right to the city for all. Sukrita Baruah heads to Shakur Basti to understand what’s changed, and what hasn’t, since then.

As AAP MP offers Congress 2 seats, Kejriwal says no talks being held

April 12, 2019 11:11 am

In a press conference in the afternoon Rai said AAP was tired of waiting for an answer from the Congress and a decision that the party will go it alone has been made. Barely two days ago, Rai had said the AAP was keeping its door open for talks.

Class divide: The crisis in education system

April 12, 2019 11:12 am

Job security and parity with permanent teachers — 22,000 guest teachers who have been protesting for two weeks now have made their demands loud and clear. But circumventing the teacher recruitment system and navigating the government-L-G tussle is a tall order.

Greens in the red: Why Aravallis matter to National Capital Region

April 12, 2019 11:08 am

A century-old Act is perhaps the only thing keeping the Aravallis safe from rampant construction. With the Haryana government moving to amend it, and the Supreme Court stepping in, The Indian Express attempts to understand what’s at stake