The Telegraph
Friday , August 8 , 2014

O Captain, My Captain

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, abetted by the BCCI, tried and failed to get Jimmy Anderson severely punished for swearing at Ravindra Jadeja and allegedly pushing him during the Trent Bridge Test. Judge Gordon Lewis, the ICC’s judicial commissioner, dismissed the charges against Anderson ...   | Read..
Letters to the Editor
Keep wondering
Sir — The moon has captivated both scientists and poets since time immemorial (“Celestial lemon”, A ...  | Read.. 
Testing times
Sir — The Civil Services Aptitude Test conducted by the Union Public Service Commission is supposed ...  | Read.. 


It is always easier, and maybe more exciting, to follow a bad example. The Congress, outdone and cornered, has found ...   | Read..


Just the news of the return of Indian nurses and other workers from the trouble spots of north Africa and west Asia gives no ...   | Read..
Covered with Dust
With the change of government at the Centre, the domain of culture appears to be floating in mid-air, without any commitment,...  | Read.. 
One of the first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine. —WILLIAM OSLER
Worldly wise
Women of the world: the rise of the female diplomat By Helen McCarthy...  | Read.. 
Beyond the bhai-bhai lie
Strangers across the Border: Indian Encounters in Boomtown China By ...  | Read.. 
Criminal power at its strongest
Blood brotherhoods: A history of Italy’s three mafias By John Dickie ...  | Read.. 
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