India  /  Published 02.10.19

Journalist looks back on day Gandhi was assassinated

Walter Alfred, who turned 99 last month, was a journalist for Press Trust of India in Nagpur when Mahatma Gandhi was shot dead by Nathuram Godse on January 30, 1948. “January 30, 1948 was a lean day...
By PTI and Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 09.01.20

Over half of northeast has lost forest cover

Sir — The editorial, “Bald truth” (Jan 3), sheds light on some crucial issues regarding the forest cover in India. It is a matter of concern that even though there has been an overall increase i...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 06.01.20

India balances West Asia options

“It’s hard to envision how this ends short of war,” is the grim comment from former US National Security Advisor, Susan Rice on the US assassination of Iran’s Major Gen Qassim Suleimani, comma...
By Paran Balakrishnan in

India  /  Published 26.12.19

Police to seek FBI help on Varavara hard disk

Pune police will seek help from the American agency FBI to retrieve data from a damaged hard disk seized from the home of Telugu poet Varavara Rao, who was arrested last year in the Bhima Koregaon cas...
By PTI in Pune

India  /  Published 25.07.19

Nalini Sriharan on parole for daughter’s wedding

Nalini Sriharan, one of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, was released from a prison in Tamil Nadu on Thursday on a 30-day parole amid tight security for her daughter’s wedd...
By PTI in Vellore

Opinion  /  Published 19.11.19

Kennedy is long gone, but the stories linger

Sir — The assassination of John F. Kennedy, the charismatic former president of the United States of America, in 1963 by a former US marine shook the entire world. His speeches were popular even in ...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 24.08.19

Kerala church asks sacked nun to apologise

A Kerala church that recently sacked a nun has now threatened her with legal action if she didn’t apologise for accusing her superiors of locking her up in an act of retribution.The Franciscan Clari...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore


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