The Telegraph
Wednesday , April 12 , 2017

Map for the future

The ministry of human resource development has published this year's National Institutional Ranking Framework. This affords an opportunity to review the state of higher education in India. All such rankings are imperfect for many reasons. Many ins......   | Read..

The shadow of anarchy lengthens

When suicide bombings take place in far-off Kabul or Baghdad and kill dozens, they seem to be a distant nightmare. But when they occur nearer home, in Dhaka or in Sylhet, t......   | Read..

Counting gains

It may sound impossible to sum up in a line the import of a bilateral visit that saw 22 agreements but missed the high point of closing a landmark water-sharing deal. Howev......   | Read..

Arms down

There is nothing complicated in the symbolism of weapons. They symbolize menace, aggression, might, domination, and similar unpleasant attitudes along the same line. When a......   | Read..

Check-ups are... a grave mistake; all they do is allow the quack of your choice to tell you that you have some sort of complaint that you were far happier not knowing about. - JOHN MORTIMER