The Telegraph
Thursday , January 12 , 2017

Original thought

The finance minister, Arun Jaitley, was entirely right to stress the significant improvement in the government's revenue collections in recent weeks as a pointer to the fact that the so-called calamitous effects of the November 8 demonetization ha......   | Read..

New patterns

The year, 2016, will be remembered in India for the dramatic decision by the prime minister, Narendra Modi, to nullify 500 and 1000 rupee banknotes, the most common currenc......   | Read..

Unholy sum

Sensitiveness waxes and wanes. Or so it would appear with the Bharatiya Janata Party hurriedly distancing itself from the remarks its member of parliament, Sakshi Maharaj, ......   | Read..

Control mode

Can she or can she not? The lieutenant-governor of Puducherry, Kiran Bedi, has declared that she need not consult the state's cabinet in order to take administrative decisi......   | Read..

Time to rise above

The Golden Globe awards earlier this week celebrated the best in films and honoured the great thespian, Meryl Streep. She spoke with immense passion about the truths that p......   | Read..

Just as terror, even in its pre-total, merely tyrannical form ruins all relationships between men, so the self-compulsion of ideological thinking ruins all relationships with reality. - HANNAH ARENDT