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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
Narendra Modi talking with BJP veteran LK Advani during 'Garib Kalyan Yojana',...

Narendra Modi talking with BJP veteran LK Advani during 'Garib Kalyan Yojana',...

A view of the Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

A view of the Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

Snowed down surroundings of Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

Snowed down surroundings of Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

Sania Mirza (C) with Prarthana G. Thombare (3rd from R) and other team members...

Sania Mirza (C) with Prarthana G. Thombare (3rd from R) and other team members...

VK Singh interacts with people rescued as part of Operation Raahat...

VK Singh interacts with people rescued as part of Operation Raahat...

Rahul Gandhi helps  Kiran Chaudhary off the stage after she stumbled and hurt herself...

Rahul Gandhi helps Kiran Chaudhary off the stage after she stumbled and hurt herself...

Sonia Gandhi talks to Rahul Gandhi on stage during the farmers rally...

Sonia Gandhi talks to Rahul Gandhi on stage during the farmers rally...

RJD chief Lalu Prasad during Prajapati Rajnitik Chetna Rally at Gandhi maidan in Patna...

RJD chief Lalu Prasad during Prajapati Rajnitik Chetna Rally at Gandhi maidan in Patna...

Bollywood actor Madhuri Dixit at the Colors Leadership Awards 2015...

Bollywood actor Madhuri Dixit at the Colors Leadership Awards 2015...

Young Buddhist Monks offer special prayers at the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya...

Young Buddhist Monks offer special prayers at the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya...

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