The Telegraph
Sunday , July 27 , 2014

Remembered readings

Cleaning out some bookshelves recently, I came across an old hardback. The colourful paper jacket had long gone but I recognized the book even before I read the title. Silverfish had mauled the pages but with extremely limited success. I cleaned the precious volume carefully before inserting some ...   | Read..
Letters to the Editor
Spell it out
Sir — Spelling mistakes in books have become a regular occurrence nowadays, owing to the incompeten ...  | Read.. 
Without remedy
Sir — As a teacher of a girls’ school in South 24 Parganas, I often come across cases of children f ...  | Read.. 
Pollution monsters
Sir — The pollution level in Calcutta is alarming. Although much has been done to control vehicular ...  | Read.. 


The role of politicians such as K. Lakshman, the Bharatiya Janata Party member of the legislative assembly from Telangana, i...   | Read..
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Ours is essentially a tragic age, so we refuse to take it tragically. The cataclysm has happened, we are among the ruins, we start to build up new little habitats, to have new little hopes. It is rather hard work: there is now no smooth road into the future: but we go round, or scramble over the obstacles. — D.H. LAWRENCE