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Over the borders of sense
In American soccer parlance, “Monday-morning-quarterbacking” is a well-known expression. During week-end games, many chances are missed, many passes are misdirected, many tackles misfire. Honest citizens spend a considerable part of the Monday foreno...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Equal reaction
Sir — The parading of Bachal Ramji and the arrest of Charan Singh, an “Indian terrorist”, by the Pa ...  | Read.. 
 
Throwaway price
Sir — Brinda Karat’s argument that dowry is related to structural inequalities in our society, that ...  | Read.. 
 
On a fast track
Sir — Although New Delhi is the capital of the country, its transport system, as in other metropoli ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
SWING LOW
Parliament was once held spellbound as the unlikely trio of Ms Malini Bhattacharya, Ms Mamata Banerjee and Geeta Mukherjee h...| Read.. 
 
YES PRIME MINISTER
Better late than never. The prime minister, Mr Atal Bihari Vajpayee, has decided, many would say at last, to exert and expre...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
how to fill those empty benches
The paucity of judges in courts at all levels is one of the main causes for delays in the disposal of cases and the consequen...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
Whatever they may be in public life, whatever their relations with men, in their relations with women, all men are rapists, and that’s all they are. They rape us with their eyes, their laws, their codes. — M. FRENCH
 
BOOKS
Winding ways of belief
Essays on Popular Religion in Bengal By Sumanta Banerjee, Seagull, Rs...  | Read.. 
 
A look at the West’s winning formula
Landmark Battles in the Rise of Western Power By Victor Davis Hanson, ...  | Read.. 
 
Living up to every expectation
The Story of the World’s Greatest batsman By Gulu Ezekiel, Penguin, Rs...  | Read.. 
 

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