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On the hills of Almora

Published on 24-Sep-2016
Myth-making The 800-year-old Katarmal Sun Temple in Almora.

Sometimes, good things happen by accident. I can confidently say that I discovered Almora quite accidentally, and I am...

Trek of a lifetime

Published on 24-Sep-2016
Picturesque A breathtaking view of Trolltunga. (Photo by author)

Walking is an important part of my life so travelling without a trek in my itinerary is inconceivable. While researching...

An enigma in ruins

Published on 17-Sep-2016
Remains of the day An aerial view of Golconda Fort. Photos by Author

As I enter its verdant precincts vibrant with picnickers, I am struck by the savage charm of the mammoth, snaking...

Good old Philly!

Published on 17-Sep-2016
What a View! The statue of William Penn, the founder of Philadelphia,  atop the City Hall.

The city which shared its title with a famous Hollywood film, was once the First City of the United States of America...

Stunning Satara

Published on 10-Sep-2016
Gorgeous greens A view of the Sahyadri from Sajjangarh Fort. Photos by Author

Planning a holiday during the monsoon may limit your choices, as any outing in the rain involves getting drenched. Nevertheless...

In search of Heidi

Published on 10-Sep-2016
magic waters Tamina River emerges from a gorge and passes through the old spa town. (Photos by Author)

Zurich from the skies was a muddle of green tree clumps and brown gabled rooftops broken by tall clock towers...

A journey back in time

Published on 03-Sep-2016
A piece of spain A spectacular view of St Augustine.

Although it was my second visit to St Augustine, the magic still lingered. This quaint town, listed as the longest...

A lesson in history

Published on 03-Sep-2016
Amidst ruins A narrow passageway leading up to the rock shelters.

Did you know that India holds evidence of life from 100,000 years ago, right at its heart in the state...

City by the bay

Published on 03-Sep-2016
Party on the streets The Carousel at Pier 39.

Walking in the Haight Ashbury neighbourhood can throw up many surprises. This, I knew. What I didn't know was how...

City on the sea

Published on 27-Aug-2016
A green escape: The famous Yuyuan Gardens in Shanghai.

Tanushree Podder explores the historic Chinese city of Shanghai with its many contradictions...

Photo Gallery
A hair stylist Kailash Kashid creates a special hair cut slogan of Maratha Kranti Morcha...

A hair stylist Kailash Kashid creates a special hair cut slogan of Maratha Kranti Morcha...

Actor Salman Khan plays with his sister Arpita's kid at an event for the tie-up between...

Actor Salman Khan plays with his sister Arpita's kid at an event for the tie-up between...

Artisans work on a giant model of Hindu god Ganesh during preparations for the upcoming Durga Puja..

Artisans work on a giant model of Hindu god Ganesh during preparations for the upcoming Durga Puja..

The palace witnessed very little visitors on the day and thus children enjoy playing at the...

The palace witnessed very little visitors on the day and thus children enjoy playing at the...

Temples submerged at Gwari Ghat due to floods caused in Narmada River by heavy rains...

Temples submerged at Gwari Ghat due to floods caused in Narmada River by heavy rains...

Indian Army vehicles move towards border areas in Akhnoor sector on India Pakistan Border...

Indian Army vehicles move towards border areas in Akhnoor sector on India Pakistan Border...

BJP activists celebrate the Indian army's Surgical strikes along the Line of Control in PoK...

BJP activists celebrate the Indian army's Surgical strikes along the Line of Control in PoK...

all-party meeting in New Delhi on Thursday following Indian army's surgical strikes along the LoC...

all-party meeting in New Delhi on Thursday following Indian army's surgical strikes along the LoC...

People celebrate after Indian army's Surgical strikes along the Line of Control...

People celebrate after Indian army's Surgical strikes along the Line of Control...

Artists practice the Garba dance ahead of the Navratri festival in Ahmedabad...

Artists practice the Garba dance ahead of the Navratri festival in Ahmedabad...

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