The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Let there be light
A few weeks ago, in a column written in response to the London bombings, I wrote about the urgent need for a 'reform movement to bring the core concepts of Islam into the modern age'. The response to this article has been widespread and extremely int...  | Read.. 
Letters to the Editor
For the rich only
Sir ' The editorial, 'Left Enlightenment' (Sept 4), gloats over the contribution of the chief minis ...  | Read.. 
The plot thickens
Sir ' The news of Preeti Jain conspiring to kill film-maker, Madhur Bhandarkar, has exposed the nex ...  | Read.. 
Parting shot
Sir ' England's dream of winning the Ashes has come true after 18 long years. England were playing ...  | Read.. 
In an ideal world, a debate over conflicting principles may have direct bearing on reality. But the Indian prison is rather t...| Read.. 
If they had their way, not a few Indian politicians would have democracy only on their terms. Mr Subash Ghisingh is easily th...| Read.. 
Giving a hero his due
The ministry of defence needs to be complimented. Taking a pragmatic view of things, it has agreed to allow Rajyavardhan Sing...  | Read.. 
Dream merchant
Anita lives in Sonarpur. She works as a part-time domestic help in a number of houses to marginally bolster her husband's earnings. Her son was scratched by a stray cat and th...  | Read.. 
Disaster as part of the curriculum
It has been decided to incorporate elements of disaster management in the training curricula of the civil services. For the three all India services (IAS, IPS and Indian Fores...  | Read.. 
Wise nature did never put her precious jewels into a garret four stories high: and therefore...exceeding tall men had ever very empty heads. ' FRANCIS BACON