The Telegraph
Tuesday , May 5 , 2015

Cracks in the polity

To an apolitical observer of the national scene who is also the proverbial middle-class admi and military veteran, the month of April was an opportunity to watch our democracy and governance from the sidelines. An exercise that has left ......   | Read..
Letters to the Editor

Welcome change

Sir — The government’s decision to approve the amendments to the Juvenile J... | Read»

Be careful

Sir — I am a resident of Salt Lake. I had recently gone shopping for grocer... | Read»

Parting shot

Sir — The decision to ban the plying of petrol vehicles older than 15 years... | Read»

Happy to help

Sir — The new initiative by telecom companies to provide assistance to Nepa... | Read»

Idea of freedom

Sir — Net neutrality has been at the centre of a raging debate in the count... | Read»

Strict action

Sir — The decision to ban the plying of petrol vehicles older than 15 years... | Read»

Be prepared

 Sir — In the aftermath of the Nepal earthquake, all institutions of disast... | Read»

Ugly habits

Sir — A couple of months back, I came to Bhubaneswar and instantly fell in ... | Read»


Critical voice

Individuals have opinions and in a democracy they are entitled to express them. Individuals form their opinions under a variety of influences and compulsions; sometimes eve......   | Read..

Better late

They have survived to tell their tales of terror. Some 300 women and children, who had been taken captive by Boko Haram militants, were rescued by the Nigerian army recentl......   | Read..


The national museum in New Delhi that sits on the edge of the cultural axis of the capital had been wallowing in bureaucratic apathy till it got a director who made it his ......   | Read..

New bank, new friends and old routes made new

The China-sponsored Asian Infrastructure Development Bank has witnessed an unprecedented rush from American allies to join it as founding members. Countries like Brazil and Russia were expected to ......   | Read..

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