The decaying nilgiris
Tourists, particularly honeymooners, come to Coonoor from all parts of the country. The Sims Garden is laid out in such a way that it has all the appearances of miniaturisation.
An exemplary life
Swapna James is an award winning farmer from a village 20 km from Palakkad town.
Rumour. gossip. death
Certain parts of India are occasionally subject to the circulation of rumours. These are often vindictive and violent, resulting in death or mutilation.
What is poverty?
Very often, we wonder, sitting in the quiet of our homes, while the TV blares intermittently, how people out in the streets start turning violent.
Ideologies are myopic
While multinationals have stabilised in India, and recruitment portals are replete with the statistics of employment, we have to look at the various spaces people occupy mentally, while serving the na
Landed in trouble
The British always required get away places. Shimla is the best known example as it was known as the summer capital.
Every drop counts
Climate change brings about dramatic catastrophes. One of our problems is, of course, to be alert to the facts of history. The dinosaurs were killed by a meteor strike, or by their own avarciousness.
What cambodia wants to hide
MP Joseph in his book My Driver Tulong, (Partridge India, 2017) describes the contemporary situation of Cambodians, in the 21st century, who were simultaneously victims and perpetuators of one of