The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
The beautiful couple
What our world urgently requires is that operation which, according to Confucius, ought to precede all others: the rectification of names. As we read in his Analects, once a disciple asked him: 'If one day a king were to give you a territory...  | Read.. 
Letters to the Editor
Without parallel
Sir ' Kaavya Viswanathan, and smart-alecs like her, have maligned literature ('Another secret leaps ...  | Read.. 
Reign of terror
Sir ' It is shameful that despite clear evidence of torture and harassment, it took so long to arr ...  | Read.. 
The righteous are seldom rewarded in this world, but silliness is almost invariably penalized. Ms Kaavya Viswanathan has land...| Read.. 
Young and unavailable
The old faithfuls
An ambulance for Mr Shekhawat
Cheap thrills
Guess who came with the groom'
One loss after another
Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise/ (That last infirmity of noble mind)/ To scorn delights, and live laborious days;/ But the fair guerdon when we hope to find,/ And think to burst out into sudden blaze,/ Comes the blind Fury with th' abhorr'd shears,/ And slits the thin-spun life. ' JOHN MILTON
Oh, my aching back!
That complaint is increasingly being voiced not by the middle aged but the young, reports Tessy Koshy ...  | Read..