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No dead innocents
I have a friend — let’s call him Bodokor — who always has to have the better story. If you say to him, “My uncle had a massive carbuncle, and when he was finally sent to jail for serially murdering five paan-shop owners he was known simply as ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
When life is a stunt
Sir — Celebrities have been known to do the most bizarre things, sometimes just for fun, at other t ...  | Read.. 
 
Capital crime
Sir — The gangrape of a student of Maulana Azad Medical College shocked (“Medico rape blot on capit ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — Every day one comes across reports of grisly bus accidents in the city. After every accident, ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
BEAUTY ON A SHORT FUSE
The violent prologue to the Miss World pageant shows how religious fundamentalisms have turned democracies into theatres of...| Read.. 
 
DIARY
 
Motley crowd
Through the golden gate
Everyone’s sore with Modi
Tickets to happiness
Party pooper
Mind the gaffe
SCRIPSI
Speech is often barren; but silence also does not necessarily brood over a full nest. Your still fowl, blinking at you without remark, may all the while be sitting on one addled egg; and when it takes to cackling will have nothing to announce but that addled illusion. — GEORGE ELIOT