Bhutan Re-opening for Tourism

Bhutan had, so far, remained isolated from the rest of the world, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Covid-19 was not at all severe in Bhutan, affecting only a very small percentage of Bhutan residents. That was mainly due to their isolated nature, tucked away in the lap of the Himalayas, and not allowing any cross-borderContinue reading “Bhutan Re-opening for Tourism”

India’s Message of Peace to the World

Since her independence, India has always tried to maintain peace with other countries, and have urged other countries to maintain peaceful co-existence. As part of the Non-Aligned Movement, India brought up the third world comprising countries that do not support the rising imperialism between the USA and USSR. Despite border issues with China and PakistanContinue reading “India’s Message of Peace to the World”

The Sad Story of Asiatic Cheetah

Asiatic Cheetah is a species of Cheetah that was found over major parts of west, central, south, and south-west Asia. India was a major habitat of Asiatic Cheetah till early 1800s. However, the species declined in India throughout the late 1800s and early 1900s, until it became completely extinct from Indian soil by 1951. TheContinue reading “The Sad Story of Asiatic Cheetah”

India’s North East Connectivity at 75 years of Independence

The north-eastern states of India are somewhat detached from the rest of the country. Dense forests, mountainous terrains, heavy rains, floods, absence of big cities, all these features make the north-east alienated from the rest of the country through the Siliguri corridor, also called “Chicken’s neck”. However, the north-east has tremendous potential to become theContinue reading “India’s North East Connectivity at 75 years of Independence”

Best Monsoon Railway Journeys in India

Monsoons are the best time to travel by railways in India, when nature is green, sky is blue, filled with white cotton-like clouds, temperature is mild, and humidity is high. Most of India’s rail routes are replenished with the monsoon charm. But there are some stretches, which are very picturesque in monsoon. Let us lookContinue reading “Best Monsoon Railway Journeys in India”

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