The Telegraph
Sunday , August 14 , 2016

A great little Pakistani

In 1978, the Indian cricket team toured Pakistan, the first time the two countries had played against each other in 17 years (the wars of 1965 and 1971 intervening). When the plane carrying our cricketers landed at Karachi airport, the team carrie......   | Read..
Letters to the Editor

Mind in chains

Sir —— I read the report, “Chained in class with dad’s nod” (Aug 4), with d... | Read»

Blind eye

Sir — The national media have been largely indifferent to the floods that h... | Read»


Known by the letters

The art of writing letters by hand may have lost out to faster forms of communication, but it remains a uniquely educative practice...   | Read..
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I was trying to feel some kind of good-bye. I mean I’ve left schools and places I didn’t even know I was leaving them. I hate that. I don’t care if it’s a sad good-bye or a bad good-bye, but when I leave a place I like to know I’m leaving it. If you don’t you feel even worse. — J.D. SALINGER