The Telegraph
Wednesday , February 26 , 2014

The Eurasian tightrope

Those in New Delhi who assume that the turmoil in Ukraine is happening on another planet and is of no concern to them ought to recall one of the many variants of the perceptive adage from George Santayana that “those who do not remember their past are condemned to repeat their mistakes”....   | Read..
Letters to the Editor
Paper tigers
Sir — India’s dismal tour of New Zealand under the captain, M.S. Dhoni, and the coach, D. Fletcher, ...  | Read.. 


When the history of Manmohan Singh’s prime ministership gets to be written, one important fact will not go unnoticed. He held...   | Read..


When Mark Zuckerberg spends $19 billion to acquire WhatsApp, the decision is about far more than just anxiety and greed. It s...   | Read..


Defections from one party to another are just one of the games that Indian politicians play. What has been happening in Bihar...   | Read..
An odd Word
“Oh that this too too solid flesh would melt,” sighed Hamlet in his famous soliloquy. Four centuries later, affected or merel...  | Read.. 
Books in a bind
Writers, academics and thinkers across India are a worried lot these days. The reason, they say, is that fringe groups are using various provisions of the Indian Penal Code (I...  | Read.. 
Legal FAQs
Q: I am 39 years old and may not live long. I have a daughter of 14 months. I will be leaving her money in the form of fixed deposits, NSCs and bank balance. The bank will not...  | Read.. 
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