Category Archives: Andaman & Nicobar islands

Nicobar travel piece in The Hindu

The Hindu published a shorter version of my travel to Trinket in the Nicobar archipelago to meet Gopinath Jeem. You can read it here. Advertisements

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“I just want a diesel generator” – A travelogue from the Nicobar islands

Our boat approached the abandoned and lonely shores of the island of Trinket in the Nicobar archipelago in the Andaman Sea. The beach was littered with the grotesque trunks of dead trees where a man now appeared. He was wearing a … Continue reading

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My first quarrel in 2012

It’s funny how quickly one gets conditioned to one’s immediate surroundings. I have always found queue jumpers to be an annoying breed of humans. But two years of living in the UK, where forming queues seems to be embedded in … Continue reading

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