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Wages of unreason
Most social sciences have a blind spot which shows itself in their search for a rational explanation even for developments which defy all logic. Whether it is an erratic behaviour of the market, a freak turn in politics, a paranoid streak in foreign ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Uncharitable intentions
Sir — Recent revelations that the so-called charity body, the India Development and Relief Fund, co ...  | Read.. 
 
To fill empty coffers
Sir — The finance ministry’s move to invite public opinion on the recommendations of the Kelkar com ...  | Read.. 
 
Fallen idol
Sir — Jawaharlal Nehru was undisputedly one of Asia’s most charismatic statesmen. Sadly, some of hi ...  | Read.. 
 
Doom in a dome
Sir — The vaastu expert, Ashwinie Kumar Bansal, may believe that Parliament’s circular shap ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
ONE MORE TIME
This is the second time that Mr L.K. Advani has proposed that rapists be punished by death. This seems sane and just, and und...| Read.. 
 
DEMOCRACY TAX
Parliament’s job is legislation. Given the spat between the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party, witnessed by a visit...| Read.. 
 
OPED
Lessons for fundamentalists
If the first two years of the millennium are anything to go by, the 21st century may be tagged as one of terrorism by future historians. There has been no respite in the kill...  | Read.. 
 
Some respect for the little one’s rights
In any proceedings pursuant to paragraph 1 of the present article, all interested parties shall be given an opportunity to participate in the proceedings and make their views ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
When the first-rate author wants an exquisite heroine or a lovely morning, he finds that all the superlatives have been worn shoddy by his inferiors. Bad writers must start with plain heroines and average mornings and work up to something better. — S. FITZGERALD