The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
A defence and a definition
Multiculturalism has always been an embattled idea, but the battle has grown fiercer of late. In this, as in so many other things, it is terrorism that is setting the agenda, goading us and forcing us to respond ' terrorism, whose goal it is to turn ...  | Read.. 
Letters to the Editor
Woman in dark
Sir ' A woman officer of the Indian Air Force has been fired for the first time in the history of t ...  | Read.. 
Packing a punch
Sir ' The Union health minister's attempt to alert smokers through pictorial messages deserves acco ...  | Read.. 
There are two seemingly obvious statements that have left their imprint on the consciousness of the modern world. One is the ...| Read.. 
Logic is relentless. A cleaning-up of the electoral system ' or at least the intention to do so ' would logically mean the cl...| Read.. 
Hunting for food
This is the season when expats fly home. All expat activities wind up ' be they 'coffee mornings', Saturday football, 'ladies...  | Read.. 
Race for the second place
The West Bengal Congress is in the news these days. Not for any great electoral success or some such achievement but for having hit the streets after a long time. The arrest o...  | Read.. 
When development sounds hollow
For both China and India child mortality trends raise wider questions for public health and the distribution within developing countries of the benefits from globalization. In...  | Read.. 
Sorrow is knowledge: they who know the most/ Must mourn the deepest o'er the fatal truth,/ The tree of knowledge is not that of Life. ' GEORGE BYRON