The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Another space
When I wrote In Times of Siege, I found it difficult to think of the people in my novel as “characters”. To me they were real because they were as preoccupied as we are, in our real lives, with the hopeful, frustrating, occasionally funny sear...  | Read.. 
Letters to the Editor
Forgotten hero
Sir — India really doesn’t deserve its sporting successes if P.T. Usha’s humiliation at the all-Ind ...  | Read.. 
Capital folly
Sir — Ashok V. Desai’s “Plan for a socialist capital” (Jan 13) made me think of the plight of Benga ...  | Read.. 
Media bias
Sir — Almost all the programmes on the DD News, the latest in the Doordarshan stable, are in Hindi. ...  | Read.. 
Parting shot
Sir — Are The Telegraph’s photographers on full-time assignment with June Maliah' I concede ...  | Read.. 
The havoc wreaked on the collection at the Bhandarkar Institute is a symbolic attack on the values of civilization itself...| Read.. 
A matter of principle
Asking for the moon, and the stars
Coming of age
Off with the old, on with the new
Safety first, always
Fairytale wedding
Why it was that upon this beautiful feminine tissue, sensitive as gossamer...there should have been traced such a coarse pattern as it was doomed to receive; why so often the coarse appropriates the finer thus, the wrong man the woman, the wrong woman the man, many thousand years of analytical philosophy have failed to explain to our sense of order. — THOMAS HARDY
Whose Honour is it anyway'
It was the longest night of her life. A night that still refuses to go away. Even three months later, those moments — being p...  | Read.. 
Elsewhere too...
It also happens in London. E.M. Forster’s favourite theme, the clash of cultures, has now a violent face in the Queen’s England...  | Read..