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Teachers and the party
The author teaches at the Centre for Political Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, and is currently a fellow at the Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Target the rot inside
Sir — That the Tehmina Khatoon case has propelled the West Bengal state government into action, so ...  | Read.. 
 
A gesture of protest
Sir — The president might have given his assent to the Representation of People’s Act (Amendment) O ...  | Read.. 
 
Leading by example
Sir — Sourav Ganguly’s inspiring leadership has ensured India its fifth overseas test victory in re ...  | Read.. 
 
Work at home
Sir — I was saddened by the letters written in response to Sunanda K. Datta-Ray’s article, “The col ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
RIGHT NOISES
Mr Surya Kanta Mishra is not West Bengal’s first health minister to admit that the government healthcare system in the state ...| Read.. 
 
RELIGION NO BAR
The West Bengal government has at long last decided that a person’s religion is of no relevance for admission into educationa...| Read.. 
 
OPED
New twist in the tale
A dark haze cloaks the sluggish Damodar river as the train hurtles along the bridge. Wisps of grey smoke, curling out of inky coal pits, dot the vista beyond the river. Small ...  | Read.. 
 
Money not spent in healthy pursuits
The additional director of health services (tuberculosis), West Bengal, is in overall charge of implementation of the programme in the state. The assistant chief medical offi...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
The past exudes legend: one can’t make pure clay of time’s mud. There is no life that can be recaptured wholly; as it was. Which is to say that all biography is ultimately fiction. — BERNARD MALAMUD