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Heroes of the market
Even cricket can impart doses of liberal education. The final game with West Indies in the one-day series has led to a thumping victory for the Caribbeans. Our newspapers are however at their snooty best. One of them offers the headline, “Unfancied W...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
To kill them all softly
Sir — There is no doubt, characters like Raja Bhaiyya have provided the stuff which Bollywood villa ...  | Read.. 
 
Fall in line
Sir — Starting at an economic level similar to India’s, China has fared much better than the former ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
READING RIGHT
parents must provide the education, while the state makes sure that they do so. Given the levels of poverty and illiteracy, ...| Read.. 
 
CLOSER TO PEACE
Successful peace moves have a beginning, a middle and an end. If the ceasefire six years ago was the beginning of New Delhi’s...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Do not deprive them forever
Every political party makes commitments about rural development but these are invariably forgotten once it assumes power. It ...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
By education most have been misled;/So they believe, because they were so bred./The priest continues what the nurse began,/And thus the child imposes on the man. — JOHN DRYDEN
 
BOOKS
The US and us
Waiting for America — India and the US in the New Millennium By Sunanda K....  | Read.. 
 
Signs of these times
The Autograph Man By Zadie Smith, Hamish Hamilton, £ 16.99...  | Read.. 
 
Sisters in arms
Sarala Devi Chaudhurani and Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain By Bharati Ray, Ox...  | Read.. 
 
Fire fighter’s manual
Communal rage in Secular India By Rafiq Zakaria, Popular, Rs 350...  | Read.. 
 
Lessons in fine print
language, style and subject-matter. There are other factors like price, pu...  | Read.. 
 

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