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Rajiv Chowk: that’s Rajiv Gandhi, not Goswami, Wikipedia

July 2, 2014

Rajiv Gandhi was the former prime minister of India. Rajiv Goswami was a Delhi student who set himself on fire in 1990 to protest job reservations for India's so-called backward classes. Gandhi has a place named for him in the middle of New Delhi: Rajiv Chowk.

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Starbucks in India: Taste trumps price as fans rush in

April 4, 2013

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Connaught Place: As ugly as it gets in Delhi’s expensive heart

March 13, 2013

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Delhi blasts: A reporter’s dilemma

September 17, 2008

I will have to respect the Indian Standard Time for once.

I was to meet a friend at five in the evening on the day of the serial bombings in New Delhi. But the meeting got delayed -- she could not leave office on time and my office elevator kept me waiting for twenty minutes.

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Finding Delhi’s “spirit” post serial blasts

September 17, 2008

Three days after the weekend serial bombings that killed 22 people in New Delhi, I find the general atmosphere of the national capital almost abnormal in its normalcy.