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TRAVEL: DECCAN HERALD TRAVEL/CHIKMAGALUR

                                                                          Home/Supplements/Travel Over the hills and  far away…. Sheila Kumar, July 06 2018 There`s a lot more in coffee…

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VEERAPPAN…CHASING THE BRIGAND by K VIJAY KUMAR

Veerappan: Chasing the Brigand by K Vijay Kumar. Rupa Publications.   I wanted this book to read like a thriller, the author states in his Acknowledgments. And that is exactly what Veerappan… reads like: a bracing, fast-paced thriller that keeps the reader hooked and happy. It could be described as a crackling good yarn except,…

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TRAVEL: CHIKMAGALUR/MUDIGERE

                                                                                                  MUDIGERE Hinterland holiday By Sheila Kumar | November…

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FEATURE: MAN`S WORLD/ARTISANAL COFEE IS A THING

      Artisanal Coffee Is A Thing SHEILA KUMAR MARCH 15, 2017   So. Have you heard the one about the woman who walks into a coffee bar,  eyes the toothsome barista and says, `Make me happy,  Joe.` The barista looks at her with a smile, then says, give me a mo. The woman…

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TRAVEL: METRO PLUS/RANGANATHITTU BIRD SANCTUARY, KARNATAKA

Online edition of India’s National Newspaper Monday, Nov 27, 2006   Wingtips on water Over 25,000 birds visit the Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary during the breeding season — March to July AVIAN VISITORS The Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary Once upon a time, there was water a-plenty, in and around Bangalore. And where there was water, birding sites…

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TRAVEL: THE HINDU/KABINI CHRONICLES/RED EARTH KABINI

»  October 19, 2012 Kabini chronicles  SHEILA KUMAR  Kabini is such a beautiful river. In full spate now, whirlpools and eddies  glimpsed in the far-from-still waters, the colour of gunmetal. Every now  and then, the backwash rocks our reinforced coracle. But I have full faith  in the sinewy-armed Anthony who seems to know just when…

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TRAVEL: METRO PLUS/KOKREBELLUR, KARNATAKA

Online edition of India’s National Newspaper Thursday, Dec 27, 2007 Metro Plus Hyderabad Birds on the wing Kokrebellur, near Bangalore, offers an amazing sight in season Storks abound Kokrebellur’s trees serve as favourite haunts It is nothing short of a miracle, calculated to enchant even the most jaded of city-bred souls. Some 80 kilometres south of…

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TRAVEL: THE HINDU SUNDAY MAGAZINE/SRIRANGAPATNA

Online edition of India’s National Newspaper Sunday, Mar 26, 2006 Magazine     Leave time behind     SHEILA KUMAR In Srirangapatna, the evidence of grandeur and past glory is everywhere.         FIT FOR THE KINGS: The Gumbaz. TOURISTS invariably make Srirangapatna a transit stop en route to the Ranganathittu bird sanctuary…

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