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Sunday Herald articulations

Of office banters

Published on 18-Apr-2015

"Congratulations on your anniversary!" said the email. It was signed by my manager. In the bygone days, so the elders...

Safari chronicles

Published on 18-Apr-2015

Four of us felt the need to get away from the noise and pollution of the city. It isn't quite possible to do this permanently......

Voice of reason

Published on 18-Apr-2015
Courting controversies German writer Guenter Grass

Guenter Grass, the German novelist, social critic and Nobel Prize winner whom many called his country's moral conscience...

A floral fiesta in Europe

Published on 11-Apr-2015
Nature's best The beautiful tulip garden in Keukenhof, Holland.

Every story has a beginning, and so does this one. There was once a flower that was unable to settle down anywhere...

Death by school work

Published on 11-Apr-2015

If you have kids, it is understood their school projects are your projects. From CEOs to clerks, all are afflicted...

Scars of freedom

Published on 11-Apr-2015
Painful reminders The sombre memorial at Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar. Photos by author

Historic sites and monuments are evocative. We're enchanted when we see the Taj Mahal as a symbol of eternal love...

A garb for all reasons

Published on 04-Apr-2015

In the 80s, the nightie revolution swept through South India. The one-piece nightgown or 'nightie' completely...

Treasured wisdom

Published on 04-Apr-2015

"I was happy when my daughter had landed a good job, and was glad when she indulged herself with saris, but not anymore...

God's architect

Published on 04-Apr-2015
Grand plans The facade of Antoni Gaudi's La Sagrada Familia. Photo by Author

Antoni Gaudi, the celebrated Catalan architect, was hardly more than a name to us before our departure to Spain...

History on streets

Published on 28-Mar-2015
Polin Museum

As one emerges from the central station in Warsaw, Poland's capital that was flattened after World War II, one is immediately...

Photo Gallery
Sadhus standing on the debris of a temple that collapsed following a tremor in Ayodhya...

Sadhus standing on the debris of a temple that collapsed following a tremor in Ayodhya...

School children come out of their class rooms folliowing s tremor in Lucknow...

School children come out of their class rooms folliowing s tremor in Lucknow...

The debris of a collapsed building after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

The debris of a collapsed building after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

Indian security personnel stands near a collapsed house after an earthquake...

Indian security personnel stands near a collapsed house after an earthquake...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A car stands under the weight of an electric pole after it collapsed following an earthquake...

A car stands under the weight of an electric pole after it collapsed following an earthquake...

Earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu..

Earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu..

Rescuers clear the debris at Durbar Sqaure after an earthquake in Kathmandu...

Rescuers clear the debris at Durbar Sqaure after an earthquake in Kathmandu...

People stand around damage caused by an earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu...

People stand around damage caused by an earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu...

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