Advertisement


Opinion

Hide and seek

Did an Unidentified Flying Object land in the vicinity of Patparganj, East Delhi, on a rainy, deliciously plea...

Jean-Luc Godard’s brilliance and prescience

The name of Jean-Luc Godard is bandied about a lot when people discuss serious cinema. Godard as a self-indulg...
Advertisement

Govt pronouncements resemble publicity stunts

A speaker in a television debate was deploring the paucity of hospital beds. A simple soul would have gone on ...

The man who cries wolf

Whatever your views on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, you’ve got to credit his government for the consist...

Far from sustainable

The 70th general assembly of the United Nations called on countries “to ensure that all people have the ...

Southern spice: Yediyurappa resigns

Politics can turn the seemingly indispensable into the expendable. The present fate of B.S. Yediyurappa, the f...

Advertisement
Opinion  /  Published 25.07.21

In mourning: an Opp MP apologises

Politicians nowadays seldom regard humility as a virtue. Donald Trump could not have eaten humble pie in his worst nightmares. But if he is an extreme case, it is still the rare politician who does no...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 25.07.21

Kejriwal's selective outrage

Collective leadership is the call in the Karnataka Congress with two heavyweights — the state unit chief, DK Shivakumar, and the leader of the Opposition, PC Siddaramaiah — pulling in diff...
By Delhi Diaries

Opinion  /  Published 24.07.21

Letters to the editor: Meenakshi Lekhi calls farmers 'hooligans', mandatory mediation law in India, National Cousins’ Day

Bad choice Sir — It was quite shameful to hear the junior foreign minister, Meenakshi Lekhi, use the word, ‘hooligans’, in connection with the farmers who have been protesting for m...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 24.07.21

Fair games: 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Will the Tokyo Olympics — it began on Friday — witness the breaking of the glass ceiling as well as of records? The International Olympic Committee seems to think so. On Women&rs...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 24.07.21

Poignant pictures by Derry Moore

It is well known that Bill Clinton likes spicy Indian food, especially “butter chicken, sheekh kebab and Malabar fish curry”. Now there is further confirmation in Downing Street ...
By Amit Roy

Opinion  /  Published 24.07.21

Will Pegasus controversy give Oppn horsepower?

The Pegasus scandal appears to be another milestone in the country’s descent into authoritarianism. The breadth of surveillance that has been uncovered touches almost every institution of India:...
By Asim Ali

Opinion  /  Published 23.07.21

Letters to the editor: Pegasus snoopgate, Prithvi Shaw should stay focussed, death by lightning

Grave threat Sir — The term, ‘Pegasus’, is gaining wide currency in India’s political discourse (“Big brothers”, July 23). The latest startling revelation that Peg...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 23.07.21

Game on: Opposition unity

Another game, after the one in Bengal in which the Trinamul Congress trounced the Bharatiya Janata Party, is now afoot. This one has the nation — not Bengal — as the turf. In the course of...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 23.07.21

Tax whip on media houses

These are rather taxing times for the media fraternity. As if thinning revenue streams on account of a faltering economy lashed by the pandemic are not enough, media companies are having to contend wi...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 23.07.21

Green gold: Tokyo 2020 Medal Project

We keep buying smarter phones or better laptops, but what happens to our scrapped devices? Well, when the top athletes of the world contest in Tokyo, they would essentially be fighting for some recycl...
By Atanu Biswas


Advertisement

Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Advertisement
 
 
Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.