The Telegraph
Tuesday , October 1 , 2013

Bored kid vs skinny man

Europe abounds in impressive royal cities laid out in the 17th and 18th centuries; St Petersburg is one of them. It was founded by Peter the Great in 1703, but he named it after the saint, not after himself. His capital was Moscow, but he needed a port in the Baltic to give him access to the maritime countries of the Atlantic...   | Read..
Letters to the Editor
Terror tales
Sir — The recent attack by Islamist extremists at the Westgate mall in Kenya resulted in the death ...  | Read.. 
Heartening signs
Sir — The article by Bhaskar Dutta, “No magic wand” (Sept 23), has rightly observed that the new go ...  | Read.. 


If the much-talked-about handshake in New York between the Indian prime minister and his Pakistani counterpart was all about ...   | Read..


Not at all. Or rather, ‘none of the above’, in short, NOTA. This new button on electronic voting machines and its representative...   | Read..
Lessons to be learnt
Great cities such as Bombay, Calcutta, Bangalore, or Indore, Hyderabad and Chennai — as well as others like Jaipur, Cochin...  | Read.. 
Inching towards health for one and all
When it comes to medical practice, expectations of the people are the same worldwide. We expect that medicines must be effective and cheap and the pharmaceutical industry must not have a profit motive...  | Read.. 
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