Narendra Modi announces financial support for farmers and small businesses hit by the coronavirus shutdown.
Anish Kapoor among those pouring scorn on redevelopment of Lutyens’ central vista, branding it an act of ‘political fanaticism’Anish Kapoor: Modi the fanatic is using the coronavirus crisis to destroy India’s heritageIt was built by Sir Edwin Lutyens as the grand imperial heart of India, then reclaimed as the seat of power for an independent republic.
Now, government plans to redevelop Delhi’s emblematic central vista and build a new parliament have drawn fierce criticism. Continue reading
He was scant on details. But the relief is more than economists predicted and comes as Indian cities are hemorrhaging jobs and workers.