Photo of the Day: Sumi Tribe of Nagaland at Hornbill Festival

This image of Sumi tribals was taken at the Hornbill Festival in Nagaland that takes place from December 1-7 every year. The Sumis are...

Pushkar Camel Fair: When Government officials make buyers and sellers angry

The process of buying and selling animals at the Pushkar Camel Fair is a regulated affair. All animals entering the fair grounds are issued...

Nightfall in the city of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

A photo feature by Prashanth Vishwanathan I am just back from a visit to Hyderabad, the capital of the south Indian state of Andhra Pradesh....

Opium: The Weapon of Choice by the British to Defeat the...

The British could not get the better of the Konyaks in warfare when the former ruled India. To add to their woes, they were...

Banasura Reservoir, Wayanad, Kerala – A sight to behold: The Great...

The Banasura Sagar dam in Wayanad is the largest earth dam in India. Without getting into technicalities or its environmental impact (if any), I...

Kunzum Travel List #11: Tso Moriri and Tso Kar – The...

Here’s a tale so incredible you actually want it to be true! Eons ago, they say, a devil drank up all of the overflowing Tso...

Review: Whispering Willows Hotel at Shey, Leh, Ladakh

When my travel consultant booked me at Hotel Whispering Willows for my stay in Leh (located in Ladakh in the Indian Himalayan state of...

In Coorg, Karnataka – the Scotland of India? The Great Arabian...

It is peak summer in the south, when the sun is at its harshest. The monsoons are some time away, and the skies are...

A safari in Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Karnataka: The Great Arabian Sea...

The day started with a flat tyre. Then I took the wrong road from Chikmagalur to Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary - drove 20 kms (13...

Photo of the day: Stream near the Indus River in Leh...

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