The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
No reason for euphoria
The forthcoming budget has not aroused similar expectations or anxieties as past ones. The euphoria about the economy is the reason. Is it over-hyped' Or are we at last on the route to sustainable annual growth of 8 per cent, with 10 per cent as the next target' And what might the budget do to help us get there'...  | Read.. 
Letters to the Editor
Caught behind
Sir ' While blaming the Indian team for violating the spirit of cricket, Inzamam-ul Haq convenientl ...  | Read.. 
Club class
Sir ' Calcutta Club has recently run into controversy for inviting the West Bengal governor, but no ...  | Read.. 
One of Mr Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee's more enduring creations is proving to be the phrase, 'oasis of peace'. He had used it onc...| Read.. 
The army's task in the North-east is not an easy one. It has to fight the armed insurgents and, at the same time, ensure that...| Read.. 
Bad boys finish first
'I became a good man after I'd been a bad man for twenty years,' Uganda's president, Yoweri Museveni, told the BBC last year,...  | Read.. 
Prize deal going sour
Three weeks before the arrival of the US president, George Bush, the indications are that the India-US nuclear deal may not be signed and sealed in time. It is unprecedented t...  | Read.. 
There's a crusader in the lift
There's a cat-and-mouse game going on in my building lift in suburban Mumbai. At one end is a graffiti artist, at the other is a crusader with an undying faith in beauty. ...  | Read.. 
Literature is a human apocalypse, man's revelation to man, and criticism is not a body of adjudications, but the awareness of that revelation, the last judgment of mankind.' NORTHROP FRYE