Monday, 5 December, 2022

Topic: gurugram

Gurugram is finally getting what it lacked. A culture Renaissance of sorts

You wouldn't associate Gurugram with William Dalrymple evenings or museum visits. Millennium City is moving beyond pubs.

The 15-year-old Banjara market that could become the new Kathputli Colony of Gurugram

So far there have been no campaigns or plans to try and save the vendors of Gurugram's Banjara market from being rendered homeless and jobless.

Buy an apartment at Trump Towers in Gurugram, fly in a MiG-29 fighter in Russia, ad says

To stand a chance to win the freebies, the potential buyer must invest 15 per cent in an apartment, the rest of which they must pay after possession, according to the advertisement.

Hindu Sena vendor sells fruit, veggies at 1/3 rates in Gurugram, says ‘mehengai jihad’ is enemy

Surjit Yadav of fringe outfit Hindu Sena has set up three shops in Haryana to fight alleged overpricing by Muslim vendors. But the prices he offers have raised suspicions.

This pharma firm in Gurugram first manufactured the drug that treats black fungus in India

Gurugram-based Lifecare Innovations has been working round the clock to meet the rising demand for Liposomal Amphotericin B that treats black fungus or mucormycosis.

5 die in Hisar hospital due to lack of oxygen, third incident in Haryana in less than 24 hrs

Soni Burn Hospital authorities say they alerted district health officials about falling supply, but received no response. CM Manohar Lal Khattar has ordered a magisterial probe.

How Gurugram is divided over ‘unfair & unjust’ no-meat Tuesdays

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.

Faith, freedom, finance leave Gurugram divided over ‘unfair & unjust’ no-meat Tuesdays

Gurugram has banned sale of raw meat on Tuesdays. The directive means loss of business for some, curb on choices for others. Many, though, are cheering the nod to Hindu sentiments.

Gurugram Inc won’t expand in Haryana anymore, eyeing hubs like Noida now

There was a palpable change in the direction India was taking in the last six months. Haryana government has put fears in the industry.

Forced confession, torture — how police ‘framed’ bus conductor in Gurugram school murder

According to CBI chargesheet, Haryana Police manipulated evidence and extorted a confession to frame Ashok Kumar for the murder of a class 2 boy in a private school in Gurugram.

On Camera


Megha Thakur was no run-of-the-mill pretty face, but an influencer who touched many lives

21-yr-old Indian-Canadian Instagram star and TikTok celebrity Megha Thakur, who died this week, subverted the expectations of a content creator by opening up her mind and heart.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.


The National War Memorial at India Gate, New Delhi | Photo: Suchet Vir Singh | ThePrint

A walk around National War Memorial to read 8 stories of heroism on 51st anniversary of 1971 war

ThePrint walks around the National War Memorial at India Gate in New Delhi & looks back at the stories of those who sacrificed their lives in the war and were awarded top gallantry medals.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.