White-throated Kingfisher

This White-throated Kingfisher, a regular in our neighbourhood, spent a lot of time patiently outside our house today, eyeing targets…

Three interesting guys

Came across these three interesting guys working at an icecream outlet along the Mumbai-Pune expressway just now. One is from…

Coppersmith Barbet

It was after a pretty longtime that this lovely Coppersmith Barbet flew down to the mulberry tree in our garden…

Rock Pigeon

Speeding away outside our house was this Rock Pigeon, which I captured on my camera in the morning. Indraprastha, Hadapsar,…

Common Iora

I finally got a lovely picture of the Common Iora, which took a brief halt in our garden before flying…

Fascinating story

It was way back in the early 1970s that I remember seeing this then long haired cousin of mine, Belle…

Hitech changes

How technology changes the way we live. My nephew, Ashwin Rao, who lives in California, but travels extensively around the…