The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Tidings from Cancun
the major lesson from Cancun, he observed, was that economic issues, whether at the national or the international level, need to be considered in isolation of political issues. ...  | Read.. 
Letters to the Editor
Unsolicited advice
Sir — Mark Baird, author of India — Sustaining Reform and Reducing Poverty, must have worked ...  | Read.. 
Diminishing returns
Sir — The cabinet has once again agreed to a four per cent hike in dearness allowance for Central g ...  | Read.. 
Courage under fire
Sir — Intriguing as the headline, “I am not a victim” (August 31), was, Susama Agarwala’s testimony ...  | Read.. 
In more ways than one, Tamil Nadu is fantasy land. The fantasy often borders on nightmare, as Mr S. Jeyaprakasam, head of th...| Read.. 
Such is her reputation for reducing politics to farce that it is difficult to guess if Ms Mamata Banerjee will be more elated...| Read.. 
Suppose I had found a watch upon the ground, and it should be enquired how the watch happened to be in that place...The inference, we think, is inevitable; that the watch must have had a maker, that there must have existed, at some time and at some place or other, an artificer or artificers, who formed it for the purpose which we find it actually to answer; who comprehend its construction, and designed its use. — WILLIAM PALEY
Splendour in stone and bronze
ART FROM THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT (Mapin, Rs 2,500) by Pratapa...  | Read.. 
Where the place' Upon the heath
Murders in the novels of P.D. James are invariably grisly. She takes an alm...  | Read.. 
In a city by the sea
The City in Transition Edited by Sujata Patel and Jim Masselos, Oxfor...  | Read.. 
Look back with humour
The Book I Won’t Be Writing and Other Essays By H.Y. Sharada Prasad, ...  | Read.. 
Faith is a state of mind
Modes, Motivations, and Meanings Edited by Rowena Robinson and Sathinatha...  | Read.. 

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