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A chip of the old block
they had all gone there to attend the annual meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. Singh stood out among this crowd because his presence in the US capital was not confined to the perimeter of the World Bank and IMF, which w...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
With Satanic intent again
Sir — The times are not favourable for the followers of ayatollah Khomeini. Ever since Osama ...  | Read.. 
 
Who started the fire'
Sir — Madhushree C. Bhowmik’s article, “To answer a burning question” (Sept 24), talks of the “flip ...  | Read.. 
 
Indiscretion
Sir — The report, “Drive after rape stings eunuchs” (Sept 22), was heart-rending. I still cannot un ...  | Read.. 
 
Seat sharing
Sir — The diary, “Seats reserved” (Sept 15) is untrue, concocted, defamatory and calculated to lowe ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
GET REAL
The make-believe world of West Bengal’s finance minister, Mr Asim Dasgupta, has finally come unstuck. For a long time he had ...| Read.. 
 
SHOTGUN WEDDING
Strong, common enemies engender powerful and unlikely alliances. One plank of the new-found friendship between the Bharatiya ...| Read.. 
 
OPED
Bridging the great divide
The loneliness of alienation can best be understood by the “outsiders within” — a term that binds together all those who are on the margins of the national mainstream. Barring...  | Read.. 
 
Not much progress to report
During 1999-2000, honourarium of Rs 2.40 lakh was stated to have been paid to the instructors. Scrutiny of payments of honourarium to instructors revealed that the acceptance ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
That all who are happy, are equally happy, is not true. A peasant and a philosopher may be equally satisfied, but not equally happy. Happiness consists in the multiplicity of agreeable consciousness. — SAMUEL JOHNSON