Aero India 2017

Aero India 2017

Images from Aero India 2017 – India’s premier aerospace exhibition held at the Yelahanka Air Force Base on the outskirts…

The Broad Gauge is Coming

The Broad Gauge is Coming

The indigo sky is tainted by the first strokes of orange as the Satpura Express leaves the ugly sprawl of…

Tigerscape

Tigerscape

Rajbagh – is a tiger lovers’ paradise. A man made lake set amidst a bowl ringed by tall hills. Countless…

Shaadi Ke Laddoo – Redux

Shaadi Ke Laddoo – Redux

0345 hrs and Nizamuddin Railway station resembles a zombie movie set. It is mostly dark, a few sputtering streetlights barely…

Rajdhani

Rajdhani

What a jerk! The invective directed towards the idiot who has piled a mountain of luggage in the aisle. And…

Two feet are a world apart

Two feet are a world apart

Note: This account was a result of a piece meant for the Mint Newspaper. A slightly edited version of it…

Notes from the Rann

Notes from the Rann

The dusty, bumpy road from Morbi gives way to smooth tarmac at Halvad and our GSRTC bus soon pulls in…

The Battle of Lakhota Lake

The Battle of Lakhota Lake

Lakhota Lake, Jamnagar – March 14 1755 hrs The day is drawing to a close. The sun inching closer to…

Rock and Ruin

Rock and Ruin

“Tamil, Kannada, Telugu or Malayalam, there is only one superstar – Rajinikanth!” “What about Upendra?”,  I ask. “He is only…