On December 12 last year Delhi celebrated 100 years of the announcement by King George V that the capital of India would be moved from Calcutta to Delhi, a year after the Viceroy proposed doing so, for obvious geopolitical reasons. The announcement was made by the British without any previous notification, during the Coronation Durbar in a grand ceremony fusing the British and Mughal traditions where they were proclaimed the Emperor and Empress of India, to commemorate their coronation in