News  /  Published 09.05.22

Online mode hits writing aptitude of Kolkata students

Devi Kar, director of Modern High School for Girls, said writing strengthens motor movement and “despite all gadgets, a hand-written note is and will be more significant”. Jessica Gomes S...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

Lifestyle  /  Published 18.10.21

An ode to the fountain pen

There is a whole ecosystem of quality papers available out there like Clairefontaine, Rhodia or Japanese fine papers. Some inks are so luscious and sinful that they deserve their own Instagram pages. ...
By Rahul Jain

Opinion  /  Published 03.08.20

New ties: Ushering in a new Rakshabandhan

Sir — This Raksha Bandhan it is time to revisit old tropes wherein the sister is always the damsel in distress who is in need of physical protection from the brother. Instead, the occasion shoul...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 02.08.20

Having writ, moves on

People take handwriting for granted. If they are not calligraphers, that is. Only schools are serious about it — or were till some years ago — with classes dedicated to handwriting practic...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 25.02.20

What Trump’s signature reveals

US President Donald Trump and his statuesque wife Melania have one thing in common and that was on show at the Sabarmati Ashram: they both have jagged, almost indecipherable signatures, that are a del...
By Smita Tripathi in New Delhi

Education  /  Published 14.05.19

Marks should not be affected by handwriting

YESDigital ageMarks should be given on the basis of an answer; none should be deducted for moderate or poor handwriting. This is the digital age where handwriting will not matter at all as it is poss...
By The Telegraph


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.