The Telegraph
Monday , July 17 , 2017

The mystery man

The residents of India's grandiose Rashtrapati Bhavan have been, to put it politely, a rather mixed bunch. The 13 presidents we have had so far include a philosopher and a scholar, a diplomat and a scientist, and several eminent and not-so-eminent......   | Read..
Letters to the Editor

Dastardly attack

• Sir - It was shocking to learn that eight persons were killed when terror... | Read»

Paper tigers

• Sir - The Indian cricket team, led by Virat Kohli, seems to have a tenden... | Read»

World of magic

• Sir - The editorial, "Spell bound" (July 5), was an entertaining read. As... | Read»

Parting shot

• Sir - The veteran Bengali actress, Sumita Sanyal, recently passed away in... | Read»


Stay in

Certain mysteries are impenetrable. The mystery of the new livestock market rules, for example. What lies behind them? An unwavering confidence that the rules will ensure a......   | Read..

Stem the tide

The insatiable hunger of the Brahmaputra proves that prevention, indeed, is better than cure. In spite of the yearly return of the floods to the Northeast, the lack of long......   | Read..

Nasty Gift

"American bas***ds would be not very happy with this gift sent on the July 4 anniversary," said the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, about his country's first su......   | Read..

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