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Since 1st March, 1999
 
THE TELEGRAPH
 
 
Bit of a bore, isn't it'
I wonder regularly, as I write these short pieces, whether the readers of The Telegraph can possibly find any great interest in such slight and potted pictures of British politics today as played out on the stage of the once omnipotent Mother...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Might is right
Sir ' The visit of Nicholas Burns, the undersecretary of state of the United States of America, had ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir 'Bengal terracotta treasure fills stealth chest in West' (Jan 23) should be an eye opener for ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
RATE HIKE
The Reserve Bank of India's decision to raise its reverse repo rate (the rate at which the RBI absorbs funds) by 25 basis poi...| Read.. 
 
DEEPLY FLAWED
It must be a seriously flawed system that leaves important matters of state to the discretion of an individual. This is the m...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
To trade in pleasure
Now that the national elite and ruling class are campaigning for legalizing prostitution, it is time to rethink whether such ...  | Read.. 
OPED
Going to the zoo
A single focus is useful to win a point. The preservation of the Brigade Parade Grounds' green heritage has been due to this. But the media's tunnel vision excludes many other...  | Read.. 
 
The invisible and silent workforce
The situation of the girl child deserves particular attention for various reasons, but particularly because of the nature of their work and the conditions under which they wor...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It's that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that's what the poet does. ' ALLEN GINSBERG