The Telegraph
Sunday , March 16 , 2014
 

Rani, queen in the desert

Even if you never watch Hindi movies, you must go and see Queen. Okay, no, let me try and be balanced and nuanced about this: even though Vikas Bahl’s new film starring Kangana Ranaut is unlikely to vacate the cinemas any time soon...   | Read..
 
Letters to the Editor
Missing presence
Sir — Mamata Banerjee is reportedly supporting the choice of the Tamil Nadu chief minister, J. Jaya ...  | Read.. 
 
Date to choose
Sir — Among the electoral reforms introduced by the now retired chief election commissioner, T.N. S ...  | Read.. 
 
Pushed out
Sir — Last month, a leopard created havoc in Meerut when it strayed into the town and attacked peop ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL

GREAT INDIAN ROPE TRICK

keep within it or else. The ceremony about to commence is the worship of democracy, and its high priests are, without a doub...   | Read..
 
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SCRIPSI
And lonely as it is, that loneliness/ Will be more lonely ere it will be less —/ A blanker whiteness of benighted snow/ With no expression, nothing to express./ They cannot scare me with their empty spaces/ Between stars — on stars where no human race is./ I have it in me so much nearer home/ To scare myself with my own desert places. — ROBERT FROST