Health  /  Published 22.09.21

Vegetarian vigil

I decided to become a vegetarian. I used to eat a lot of meat. Those who become vegetarian tend to lose weight, decrease their risk of developing diabetes, have healthier gut flora, less constipation...
By Dr Gita Mathai

Culture  /  Published 19.09.21


The agenda is not restricted to unsuspecting children; it does not stop with the closure of abattoirs either. In 2018, the Railway Board announced that no non-vegetarian food would be served to passen...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

Education  /  Published 22.06.21

Imposition of vegetarian food on students is wrong

Yes Right to food The global definition of the right to food means right to culturally accepted food for the people. No government or authority can impose a particular type of food habit that is ali...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 17.01.21

Kashmiris won’t stomach veg wazwan

Kashmiris will not stomach any hanky-panky with their cherished spread, the wazwan, a BJP-friendly Bollywood director has learnt the hard way. Vivek Agnihotri, visiting the Valley for the shoot of a ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

People  /  Published 11.10.20

New German consul general checks in

German consul general Manfred Auster took office on September 28, after spending a fortnight quarantined in Taj Bengal. He met The Telegraph for a socially distanced chat on the consulate lawns. ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee


Opinion  /  Published 13.07.20

Bleached feelings: anti-gay propaganda in Russia

Sir — Russia might ban an ice cream with rainbow colours under its anti-gay propaganda laws because it may “make... children accustomed to that flag”. This step would be hilarious if...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 11.10.18

Championing vegetarianism is discriminatory

The ‘trickle-down effect’, it seems, seldom works for the good things. Yet it operates most efficiently when the urge is to divide and hurt. A primary school in Wazirabad village in Delhi has been...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 29.01.19

Virat Kohli has made Indians extremely proud

Sir — By being named the Test Cricketer of the Year, ODI Cricketer of the Year and the Cricketer of the Year by the International Cricket Council, the captain of the Indian men’s cricket team, Vir...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 02.12.18

Vegan or not, we should be humane to animals

Sir — The core principal behind veganism is to live a life devoid of any form of animal cruelty or exploitation. But life as a vegan is difficult — and not just because of the endless pictures and...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 15.11.19

Humans must realize that animals, too, feel pain

Sir — Street dogs are brutally beaten up — at times even tortured till they die — for innocuous things like wandering into housing complexes for some shelter during inclement weather. These poor...
By The Telegraph


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