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An intriguing fixation
After nearly six decades, the United Nations experiment is coming to an inglorious end. Not that it had functioned altogether effectively through the years. The veto-wielding governments often treated the general UN rules with contempt. Crisis after ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Machismo without a cause
Sir — It is not unusual for young boys to grow up idolizing filmstars, not their real-life persona ...  | Read.. 
 
Sex and society
Sir — Where are we (“HC asks Centre to clarify stand on homosexuals”, Jan 15)' The Netherlands has ...  | Read.. 
 
They also serve
Sir — A few weeks back, the Sealdah-New Delhi Rajdhani Express, in which I was travelling for the ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
NO ALTRUISTS
There are 20 million non-resident Indians living in 110 different countries. Each year, remittances by NRIs contribute $ 14 b...| Read.. 
 
LAW BEFORE WICKET
The ongoing controversy about Indian cricket players and their contracts has taken on bizarre dimensions. A public interest l...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
To sustain growth in the near future
For quite some time now, economies around the world have laid overwhelming emphasis on growth rather than on development. Gro...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
Your country is more precious and more to be revered and is holier and in higher esteem among the gods and among men of understanding than your mother and your father and all your ancestors. — PLATO
 
BOOKS
Fell design
THE MAKING OF A TRAGEDY Edited by Siddharth Varadarajan, Penguin, Rs 2...  | Read.. 
 
Rights of the matter
A fictional work can be used in different ways. Authors enjoy full control ...  | Read.. 
 
My family and other stories
BOOK OF ESTHER By Esther David, Viking, Rs 395...  | Read.. 
 
Against all odds
Carpet Wars By Christopher Kremmer, HarperCollins, Rs 595...  | Read.. 
 
Stumped by the gentleman’s game
The Glory Days Of Cricket By Ashley Mote, Robson, £ 22.95...  | Read.. 
 

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