• September 30, 2016
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Articles by Nilima Pathak

  • Surrogacy bill stirs womb trade row
    Sep 23, 2016 By Nilima PathakCorrespondent
    Draft law bars foreigners, single people and married couples with children from opting for surrogate births
  • Preserving a heritage that you can walk on
    Aug 25, 2016 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    Mumbai-based Variava family has, for generations, produced floor tiles that are making their way into India’s architectural repository
  • The climate of change
    Aug 18, 2016 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    Amitav Ghosh talks about the environment, life and the need for urgent action in making the Earth greener
  • Rajendra Singh: The water man of India
    Jul 22, 2016 By Nilima Pathak
    Indian conservationist defied all odds to revitalise Rajasthan’s drought-stricken villages
  • How the world’s first airmail was delivered
    Jul 13, 2016 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    An Indian philatelist throws light on the historic moment, when a 13-minute and 15-kilometre flight marked the event in February 1911
  • Bringing India’s Gulabi Gang to stage
    Jul 06, 2016 By Nilima Pathak, Special to Weekend Review
    Now, a dance-drama will tell the story of a group of female activists in north India fighting for women’s rights in a patriarchal society
  • 106-year-old Naseem Chenghezi is all set for Eid
    Jul 05, 2016 By Nilima Pathak | Special to GN Focus
    A descendant of Genghis Khan reveals the secret to long life
  • Sacred threads link two faiths in India
    Jun 23, 2016 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    A village in Uttar Pradesh presents a model of unity as Muslim families make items used by Hindus in religious ceremonies
  • Historic tour: On the royal trail
    May 13, 2016 By Nilima Pathak, Correspondent
    Magnificence of the Mughal era continues to dazzle history lovers
  • India's village of female shooters
    Apr 20, 2016 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    Since 1998, Johri has produced 42 international-level shooters, of whom half are girls
  • Train of the Maharajas
    Apr 14, 2016 By Nilima Pathak Correspondent
    It was forced to skip a trip for the first time in March end due to lack of passengers
  • Mystery of Delhi’s secret tunnel
    Apr 08, 2016 By Nilima PathakCorrespondent
    Passage lies buried under the carpet in Delhi Assembly Building, and speculation is rife about its origins and history
  • Saving water through ATMs and hippo rollers
    Mar 22, 2016 By Nilima Pathak Special to GN Focus
    Communities across the globe are working towards improving access to clean water. GN Focus highlights old and new initiatives
  • India to get a gallery dedicated to Islamic art
    Mar 02, 2016 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    The Salar Jung Museum in Hyderabad is creating space to showcase various artefacts from antiquity to recent history
  • Reviving India’s fading textile crafts
    Feb 17, 2016 By Nilima Pathak, Special to Weekend Review
    Asif Shaikh is on a mission to bring textile designers and traditional artisans together
  • ‘Enemies of women’s freedom won’t succeed’
    Jan 28, 2016 By Nilima Pathak, Special to Weekend Review
    Fawzia Koofi on challenges as a woman politician in Afghanistan and her priorities for the country