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Nearly 300 buildings have been identified in central Delhi where snipers will be placed and pickets have been set up in the vicinity to keep track of any suspicious activity. Photo: PTI

Security stepped up for Republic Day

1 min read . 25 Jan 2017
The main aim of the Memorial is to mark the sacrifice made by over 22,500 men and women in uniform in the years since independence. An initial budget of Rs500 crore is approved for the complex to be designed and built over five years at the Princess Park in New Delhi. Photo: Hindustan Times<br />

Wishful thinking

4 min read . 09 Oct 2015
A couple poses for a photograph. Photos: Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />

The Cartier-Bressons of India Gate

4 min read . 08 Nov 2014
The Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate, New Delhi. Photo: Thinkstock<br />

Why did we fight the war?

4 min read . 28 Jun 2014