The Telegraph
Sunday, January 21, 2018
 

Opinion

His own speech

Our first president took office on our first Republic Day - January 26, 1950. Our first prime minister entered his office on the day India became independent - August 15, 1947. And so India's Republic Day is, pre-eminently, the president's day, ev......   | Read..
 

Friends, Bromance, Bhaktmen, We're here

Yaahuu has embraced HotMale. No, the other way round. HotMale has embraced Yaahuu. Actually, in point of fact, the embrace is the shape of such symmetric unison, it's tough......   | Read..
 

By the Versailles Palace, a flat

At Gare De Versailles-Chantiers railway station, the chatter around will tell you that all roads lead to Chateau de Versailles. But for our group, the palace is not the onl......   | Read..
 

Power Pack; Mere Pas Ram Hai; Heads And Tales

Power PackMere Pas Ram HaiHeads And Tales...   | Read..
 

Above all else

Watching Virat Kohli play two exquisite square drives against Australia in March 2016, I had tweeted: "There goes my boyhood hero G.R. Viswanath from my all time India......   | Read..
 
Letters to the Editor

Say no

• Sir - The decision of the British restaurant chain, Wagamama, to replace ... | Read»

Hidden power

• Sir - The changes that are being introduced in the way Facebook filters p... | Read»

Important lessons

• Sir - As a teacher, I found the article, "The promise of a new year" (Jan... | Read»

Great loss

• Sir - The passing away of the eminent cartoonist, Chandi Lahiri, is a tre... | Read»

 
EDITORIAL

Many faces of truth

Donald Trump's Fake News Awards list would have been outrageously funny had it not represented multiple dangers...   | Read..
 
 
FIFTH COLUMN

Keep working

On January 10, representatives of Manipur-based armed Kuki groups - the United People's Front and the Kuki National Organization - held the sixth round of political dialogu......   | Read..
 
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BOOKS
Cutting across cultures
THE INVENTION OF HUMANITY: EQUALITY AND CULTURAL DIFFERENCE IN WORLD HISTORY By Siep Stuurman, Harvard, Rs 2,999...   | Read..
 
Lens refocused
REFASHIONING INDIA: GENDER, MEDIA AND A TRANSFORMED PUBLIC DISCOURSE By Maitrayee Chaudhuri, Orient BlackSwan, Rs 895...   | Read..
 
In the good books of the fair lady
For the majority of schoolchildren, studying is not the most enjoyable activity. Kids may still prefer to go to school and be in the company of friends and peers. But learning lessons is always the......   | Read..
 
Paperback Picking

Listen to the past

 
REVIEW ARTS
Radical moves
Dance
The Wayne McGregor show that came to Calcutta courtesy the British Council was a unique and radical exposition of contemporary dance. But what it also did, both in form and content, was offer intim......   | Read..
 
Rare revivals
Theatre
Bengali plays by writers active two or three decades ago are seeing revivals now. Dipendra Sengupta, perhaps best known for Gabbu Khela, composed Bijaner Char Deoyal in 1984 as an embittered drama ......   | Read..
 
A colourful study in contrasts
Visual Arts
Infused with a new life, the Society of Contemporary Artists had two simultaneous shows recently at the Birla Academy. One was the group's Annual; the other, Graphics Album, hosted by the instituti......   | Read..
 
In focus
• The legendary dancer, Mrinalini Sarabhai, passed away at the age of 97 in January 2016. Trained in Bharatnatyam, Mohiniattam, Kathakali, Manipuri and Kuchipudi, Sarabhai used the movement vo......   | Read..