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Take a walk back in time at Nizamuddin Basti

80-minute heritage walk is part of a three-day mela at basti.

Life around the tombs

Although Nizamuddin Basti lacks a formal identity, its urban renewal has been done with sensitivity, thanks to community engagement.

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Chaunsath Khambha to stand tall again

The Aga Khan Trust for Culture is restoring this unusually structured tomb in Nizamuddin Basti,dome by dome.

Bringing to book

The book fair organised by the Delhi Police at Nizamuddin Basti was attended by students,teachers,readers,writers and underprivileged residents of the locality.

Bringing to book

The book fair organised by the Delhi Police at Nizamuddin Basti was attended by students,teachers,readers,writers and underprivileged residents of the locality.

Born in poverty,he found his calling in dance

Once the room fills with music,his feet moves in sync. With,the jigs and jives,he’s soon all over the place,while his friends watch in awe and wonder.

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The new buzz in Nizamuddin Basti: A gym they can call their own

Young college students,housewives and and some serious body-builders trooped into the MCD polyclinic in Nizamuddin Basti to try out the latest range of equipment in the area’s new gym.

Plans afoot for revival of qawwali tradition in Nizamuddin

The Nizamuddin Basti, the centre of Hindustani culture for centuries,will soon come alive with qawwali performances in its authentic settings.

Man stage-manages shooting incident to implicate in-laws

Rashid Qureshi was shot at by two youths on Sunday night.

Nizamuddin Basti,a transition for the future

A Walk down the narrow congested bylanes of the Hazrat Nizamuddin basti — where Amir Khusrau started the Qawwali music traditions in the thirteenth century and now thrives a community...

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