Vaduvoor sanctuary

Vaduvoor: A tiny village luring and feeding global birds

Chennai: "When some visitors ask, 'How do the birds know this lake is full?', ..

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All-women team to Antarctica

Antarctica, the frozen continent, witnessed an unusual spectacle of women. An all-women expedition, comprising 76 women, will stay ..


Why Kerala fail to attract top tourism dollars?

During a recent trip, traveling through parts of Kerala, and elsewhere in India, I see many new tourism-oriented initiatives. There ..


Pranav: The gypsy in love with books, travel

Who is Pranav Mohanlal? All we know is his lineage, his father, a great actor who held our imagination for decades and continues to ..


Watch out, time is precious here

Walk in here and you could relax for free, play board games or playstations for free, glance through the neatly-staked books of your ..


Kalpa: Untouched beauty in the lap of Himachal Pradesh

Huddled under a blanket, a drowsy opening of the eyes as the curtain is pulled back: and there stands the mighty Kinnaur Kailash mountain ..


Why do America's Tech Titans visit this Indian Ashram?

The young American arrived at Kainchi Dham ashram in the hills of northern India wearing a T-shirt and a pair of ripped jeans, carrying ..

Taj Mahal

In November, see Taj Mahal up close from a hot air balloon

Lucknow: Ever seen the Taj Mahal from 3,000 feet above and from a distance of just 500 metres? Well, this could be your lifetime chance ..



The other side of the crisis Only an NRI problem! A public outrage is missing on this probably because there is a notion that the ..

Noah Strycker

World famous bird watcher spots over 50 species in Athirappilly

Athirappilly: Famous bird watcher and world record holder Noah Strycker spotted over 50 species of birds in the Athirappilly forest ..

53 years on, soldiers in icy Himalayas short of boots, ski masks

53 years on, soldiers in icy Himalayas short of boots, ski masks

New Delhi: It's yesterday once more as 53 years on, Indian Army soldiers in the icy Himalayas, to go by a parliamentary panel's report, ..

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