The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
A cornered king
Although Delhi's diplomatic diary is traditionally chock-a-block in the winter months, no visit is likely to be as consequential for India as the much-delayed arrival of Nepal's King Gyanendra on December 23. In a symbolic statement of its priorities...  | Read.. 
Letters to the Editor
Family drama
Sir ' If the BJP leaders are puzzled by the antics of their resident bahu, they can at least ...  | Read.. 
These are dangerous times for Calcutta. The state government seems to be getting away now with sustaining fatal, prolonged an...| Read.. 
If natural resources alone could make a region rich, Bihar and Jharkhand would have been among the richest, and not the poore...| Read.. 
In the name of welfare
Mumbai's journey towards becoming another Shanghai started on a very Chinese note: a slum-dweller set himself on fire after h...  | Read.. 
Success is the American Dream we can keep dreaming because most people in most places, including thirty million of ourselves, live wide awake in the terrible reality of poverty. ' URSULA LE GUIN
Horse power
Tamerlane Sword of Islam, Conqueror of the World By Justin Marozzi, Harp...  | Read.. 
Guilty bliss
Villages By John Updike, Knopf, $ 19.75...  | Read.. 
Supping with the devil
MUSSOLINI By Peter Neville, Routledge, Rs 320...  | Read.. 
Straight out of Africa
SCRIBBLING THE CAT By Alexandra Fuller, Picador, '16.99...  | Read.. 
The reader is king
Editors need writers and writers need good editors to process their talent ...  | Read.. 

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