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Towards transparency
The author is director, Rajiv Gandhi Institute for Contemporary Studies, New Delhi...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Lifting goods, not morale
Sir — The Winona Ryder shoplifting case would at best make a third-grade whodunnit movie. Witness t ...  | Read.. 
 
Declaration of intent
Sir — Cricket matches these days, be they one-dayers or test matches, are hounded by controversies ...  | Read.. 
 
Travel allowance
Sir — The report, “Buddha stirred VC takes metro to work” (Oct 4), had a few serious factual errors ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — The report, “Buddha freezes salary arrears” (Oct 24), informs the readers that ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
ANOTHER TEMPLE
Temples often take up a great deal of an Indian politician’s energies. Ms J. Jayalalithaa is now, in her own way, into the po...| Read.. 
 
WAY TO THE ORIENT
If a week is a long time in politics, ten years is an era in economics. Thus the proposal made by Mr Atal Bihari Vajpayee to...| Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. — JOHN STUART MILL
 
BOOKS
Give it an Indian spin
THE FABRIC OF FREEDOM (Roli, Rs 595) comes on the occasion of an ex...  | Read.. 
 
The father of all epics
The interpretation that the great epic Mahabharata is about the educ...  | Read.. 
 
Born of anger and despair
Unless By Carole Shields, Fourth Estate, Rs 517...  | Read.. 
 
Politicians and other social climbers
The Rise of the Colonial Bourgeoisie in Sri Lanka By Kumari Jayawardena, ...  | Read.. 
 
More sinned against than sinning
Muslims in a plural society By Mushirul Hasan, Manohar, Rs 995...  | Read.. 
 

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