Dream Gallop

I am so in love with this picture. Though it has featured on the blog earlier (December last year), another look today made me re-post. This is at the stables of the Bahrain Police, whose officers had put up a show in September last year especially for me to take pictures. They were kind enough…

Saw Thee

The weekend change in Saudi Arabia, making it Friday and Saturday and on par with Bahrain, might have been a windfall for the trade but has created a nightmare for road users and traffic police. Though last weekend there was some chaos, this Friday and Saturday have been no less than the proverbial hell. It…

‘Policemen’

These “policemen” from the days Bahrain became independent in 1971, were at the Interior Ministry stand during the recent Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix. The Indian influence in their uniforms and headgear is apparent – no surprise since, among other things, even Indian “external rupees” were the currency till the mid 1960’s.