A deserted iron ore mine in Sandur, Karnataka. The economy of the entire Bellary district was always driven by iron ore mining (Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint)

How Bellary went from boom to bust

10 min read . 23 Dec 2019
Akshay Rajpurohit makes synth music as Aqua Dominatrix. Photo: Abhijit bhatlekar/Mint

A grungy, neon-lit soundscape

3 min read . 19 Jan 2019