The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Beyond sound and fury
In recent polemics, reservation has been projected primarily as an issue of caste conflict. It has well-defined profiles of beneficiaries and of losers: and the losses of one are the gains of the other. The government claims that its negative effects...  | Read.. 
Letters to the Editor
New dawn
Sir ' It surprises none that the 'King is without a kingdom' (May 19) now. The moment India decided ...  | Read.. 
Study in contrasts
Sir ' Two reports in The Telegraph on May 21 were insightful. 'Lodha ducks Birla hit', on pa ...  | Read.. 
It may well be a case of too many cooks spoiling the broth. Two new players appear from nowhere to cast a shadow over the Nag...| Read.. 
Playing politics through religion is a dirty game, and the results are usually a dirtier ' often an unbearably tragic-mess. I...| Read.. 
Tyranny of the smug
Why not reserve us all' Why not provide education, health, drinking water and electricity to all, regardless of caste and cla...  | Read.. 
To pity the plumage and forget the dying bird
Pratap Bhanu Mehta, member of the National Knowledge Commission, resigned on May 22. This is the full text of his resignation letter to the prime minister, Manmohan Singh ...  | Read.. 
In theory one is aware that the earth revolves, but in practice one does not perceive it, the ground upon which one treads seems not to move, and one can live undisturbed. So it is with Time in one's life. ' MARCEL PROUST