[caption id="attachment_14358" align="aligncenter" width="500"] The Old Lighthouse in the Eye of a Storm[/caption] A Very Severe Cyclonic Storm named Thane clobbered the former French vestige of Pondicherry (India) on the 29th and 30th of December, 2011. Ninety year-olds swore they never witnessed a fury this violent and hysterical....

[caption id="attachment_14334" align="aligncenter" width="229"] Kochi on the Map[/caption] “Fine Arts Hall Kochi?” “Ok, Ok Madam” “We’ll pay you Thirty Rupees Ok?” “Naw ! Naw ! Tondy is Ok!” What? What? Did we hear right? Here we were, offering this rickshaw guy Rs 30, but in return he furiously waggled his...