Forget Swiss banks. Appenzell is where the Swiss treasure their traditions. And, like Swiss cheese, they age well, writes Bijoy Venugopal in Outlook Traveller, November 2013
Just a few more days to the second coming. Until then, be good and count your sheep. And if you’re impatient to know what’s inside the wrapping, follow me on Twitter @bijoyv
A Flickr gallery of Bijoy Venugopal’s editorial cartoons.
Where’s Point Calimere, you ask, and you get fuzzy answers. Kodiakkarai, its Tamil name, is on the signboards you must follow. And so we did. Enjoy these photos.
A flood of UPA apathy isn’t really what Narendra Modi needs
The light is out, but life goes on
And then the Happy Prince delivered the demented answer that has since dented his ego and painted him black.
Protesters. Maoists. Terrorists. Idealists. Rapists. Communists. Therapists… What’s the blessed difference? None at all, intoned the Om Minister, unshaken in his trance.
Great Nero was in the midst of fiddling lessons administered by his stern and demanding Roman tutor. And then he heard it. It carried to his ears, feebly, above the din of sycophantic chanting from the courtiers and nobles. Slightly dissonant, wasn’t it?