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Marriage of advantage
The Chinese Communist Party’s decision to accommodate businessmen follows a precedent already established in West Bengal by the Communist Party of India (Marxist). The difference is that while Calcutta’s Marxists and merchants are engaged in a clande...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Nation before self
Sir — Benjamin Netanyahu, who took over as Israel’s new foreign minister, was once the prime minist ...  | Read.. 
 
Smoking gun
Sir — The efforts of the Union health minister, Shatrughan Sinha, to ban tobacco consumption and pr ...  | Read.. 
 
Family company
Sir — Laloo Prasad Yadav, his wife and family are primarily responsible for the sorry state of the ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
MADLY METHODICAL
If Mr Modi goes unpunished after the indictment by the Concerned Citizens’ Tribunal report, the BJP may find its electoral ...| Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
From mighty wrongs to petty perfidy/ Have I not seen what human things could do'/ From the loud roar of foaming calumny/ To the small whisper of the asp paltry few,/ And the subtler venom of the reptile crew,/ The Janus glance of whose significant eye,/ Learning to lie with silence, would seem true,/ And without utterance, save the shrug or sigh/ Deal round to happy fools its speechless obloquy. — LORD BYRON
 
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Encounters with a police officer
I am allergic to policemen. Also a little scared of them as I am of men in uniform. I first met Keki Daruwala over 40 years a...  | Read..