The Telegraph
Tuesday , May 20 , 2014

Heyday of the handout

The high-decibel cacophony of the election campaign has all but drowned out the still small voice of reason about the prime determinant of electoral success. We have almost forgotten President Clinton’s maxim, “It’s the economy, stupid.” Instead, we have been subjected to dire predictions of the blo...   | Read..
Letters to the Editor
Riding high
Sir — The general elections this year will be remembered for the zeal and hard work of Narendra Mod ...  | Read.. 
Letters from Bihar
Alarm signals
Sir — Recently, I visited the burns ward of the Patna Medical College and Hospital and was shocked ...  | Read.. 
Ripe with chemicals
Sir — The report, “Tasty mango test missing, health at risk” (May 7), highlights the fact that the ...  | Read.. 
Play teacher
Sir — The report, “Tobacco act goes up in smoke — blame on lack of initiative” (April 10), shows th ...  | Read.. 
Letters from Odisha
Get off
Sir — The advice of King Dibyasingha Deb that the temple management should stick to the opinion of ...  | Read.. 
Parting shot
Sir — Opinion polls had indicated that a change would take place at the Centre. This showed, once a ...  | Read.. 


The phrase “collective responsibility’’ has suddenly acquired a new status at a time of massive defeats. Political parties ar...   | Read..


J Jayalalithaa may well be described as the Narendra Modi of Tamil Nadu. Just like Mr Modi’s victory on the national scale ...   | Read..
Wait and Watch
Narendra Modi has pulled off a feat that could not have been predicted. Over the course of the last year, he managed to garne...  | Read.. 
A revolution of rising expectations
Never has a prime minister of India come to the job with so much baggage and home furnishing. Great expectations have been simmering in the pot of hard times for a while now...  | Read.. 
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