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Sunday Herald articulations

Taste of Bavaria

Published on 24-Jan-2015
Toast of the town Scenes from one of the 'biergartens'  in Munich. Photos by author

It was a beautiful, brisk morning and Munich was pulsating at a steady rhythm. Intent on a typical Bavarian breakfast, I walked...

Fudging our funds

Published on 24-Jan-2015

Forty years ago, salaried hubbies, including those like me in uniform, could be pigeonholed in three categories.

Cross-border dialogues

Published on 24-Jan-2015

Way back in the early 1970s, during my service in the Air Force, I did brief stints at the advanced landing grounds (ALGs) skirting the...

Green gables

Published on 17-Jan-2015
author's abode The house in Mumbai where Rudyard Kipling was born.

Time stands still in the house where Kipling was born, discovers Ranjana Dave

Woes of a humourist

Published on 17-Jan-2015
People assume that being a humour writer is fun, that the writer is always amused over something or the other.DH illustration

People assume that being a humour writer is fun, that the writer is always amused over something or the other...

Of myths & reality

Published on 17-Jan-2015
A different take Writer Devdutt Pattanaik;

Devdutt Pattanaik's fresh perspective on mythological texts has garnered him much acclaim. Sohaila Kapur talks to the author-illustrator about Indian myths & more...

Happy stomachs

Published on 10-Jan-2015
foodie's weakness The colourful and vibrant food scene in the city of Amritsar. Photos by author

There's a popular Punjabi idiom: Tthid naa payayieen rotian te sabay gallan khotiyaan…

Let's just Facebook it

Published on 10-Jan-2015

I really don't know what the fuss is all about. The pundits, that great faceless anonymous collective...

Wisdom of the woods

Published on 10-Jan-2015

A little girl was recently heard asking her mother, 'On which tree do eggs grow?' So removed...

A forgotten chapter

Published on 03-Jan-2015
 Mughal ruler Aurangzeb

There are more than a hundred places in India named by or after Aurangzeb. The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committe...

Photo Gallery
A MiG-27 of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashes in Barmer district in Rajasthan on Tuesday...

A MiG-27 of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashes in Barmer district in Rajasthan on Tuesday...

Goods trucks waits on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway during fresh snowfall...

Goods trucks waits on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway during fresh snowfall...

Indian and Chinese army officials standing near a rangoli, made on the occasion of Republic Day...

Indian and Chinese army officials standing near a rangoli, made on the occasion of Republic Day...

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama meet with nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi and his wife Sumedha...

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama meet with nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi and his wife Sumedha...

Cartoonist R K Laxman being accorded state funeral in Pune on Tuesday...

Cartoonist R K Laxman being accorded state funeral in Pune on Tuesday...

Barack Obama and  Michelle Obama greet people as they board Air Force One at Air Force Station...

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama greet people as they board Air Force One at Air Force Station...

Services' bands perform during the rehearsal for Beating Retreat ceremony in New Delhi...

Services' bands perform during the rehearsal for Beating Retreat ceremony in New Delhi...

India's BSF soldiers ride camels as they rehearse for 'Beating the Retreat' ceremony in New Delhi...

India's BSF soldiers ride camels as they rehearse for 'Beating the Retreat' ceremony in New Delhi...

Barack Obama and PM Narendra Modi recording 'Mann Ki Baat' show in New Delhi...

Barack Obama and PM Narendra Modi recording 'Mann Ki Baat' show in New Delhi...

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama stand with Saudi Arabia's King Salman...

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama stand with Saudi Arabia's King Salman...

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