The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
A million fits of pique
Indian politics never lacks drama. But no one should miss the present act: it is a high point. And the hero of the play is the Bharatiya Janata Party. Some may cavil at its being called a hero. But heroes in plays do not have to be admirable. Heroes ...  | Read.. 
Letters to the Editor
Decoding behaviour
Sir — Just a few days back the prime minister, Manmohan Singh, had emphasized on the need to consen ...  | Read.. 
Revival demands some bloodshed. Mr A.K. Antony can be in no doubt of that, now that he has had to resign from the chief minis...| Read.. 
Rebels usually end up destroying more than they can change. It should not come as a surprise, therefore, that Nepal’s Maoists...| Read.. 
On a changed mode
Thank heavens, the juvenile public posturing of our politicians is over for the time being. Parliament has been adjourned and...  | Read.. 
Horns of a dilemma
Even four months after the electoral rout, the Bharatiya Janata Party is still to find its way back to the centre-stage. But there are ...  | Read.. 
The roads less travelled
If it is the monsoons, then it must be time to dig up the roads in Calcutta. Travelling is an ordeal, and at the end of the day, one is left feeling as mucky as the mud that i...  | Read.. 
Passionless bride, divine Tranquillity/ Yearned after by the wisest of the wise,/ Who fail to find thee, being as thou art/ Without one pleasure and without one pain. — ALFRED TENNYSON