Breathing The Silence
Here is a chance to reconnect in the
calm of the Mudumalai forest.
Part of the Western Ghats, the
Mundanthurai Sanctuary falls in the
Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu.
With its lush forest cover, the
sanctuary is home to a rich variety of
animals, birds, reptiles and flora.
The sanctuary along with the bordering
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The Power Of Flowers
This is a surprise RLT, courtesy the
friendly forest guard manning the
I watched a man rush onto our plane at
the last minute before takeoff. He
spotted one of the few empty seats on
board and silently sat down.
A Ride Through Rough Terrain
Travelling to Tehri and Uttarkashi on
a bike filled NITIN CHAUDHARY with a
sense of accomplishment.
Olive Ridley Turtles Arrive Early This
As many as 40 nest on Rushikulya
Cleopatra’s Underwater Secret
That Al-iskandariya, the more fetching
name in Arabic for Alexandria, was
founded 2,300 years ago isn’t
something that stands up and smacks
you in the face as you pull off the
221-km desert highway from
but that didn’t bring me down a whole
The Good ‘Old’ Charm Of Velha Goa
There is more to
Goa than its
sun, surf and sand. The many churches
and cathedrals of Velha Goa, the
former Portuguese capital, can be as
interesting, discovers Susheela Nair.
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Rainbows At The Niagara Falls
Jean Francois Gravelet, the Great
Blondin, announced that he could cross
Niagara Falls on a tightrope. And he
did several times, each time
differently, writes Janardhan Roye . .
Dandeli in Uttara Kannada offers a
quiet retreat for the nature lover.
Swaying palms, languorous lagoons,
boat rides... Kumarakom is synonymous
with some of the best that Kerala has
Drought Hits India Bird Reserve
The world-famous Bharatpur bird
sanctuary in western India is facing a
shortage of birds because of severe
water scarcity, officials say.