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Passport to privilege
A young woman, an American citizen, but who was of Indian descent, perished along with six other astronauts even as the spaceship Columbia was trying to re-enter the atmosphere of the earth. It is a sad event, but is not this nation overdoing ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Manfully at people’s service
Sir — There is no point in trying to find fault with the Jabalpur high court’s ruling on Kamla Jaan ...  | Read.. 
 
Cabinet mission
Sir — Atal Bihari Vajpayee has made one thing very clear with his cabinet reshuffle — good economic ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — A referendum held recently in Siliguri sought public opinion on felling of trees to widen a r ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
ONCE AGAIN
Ayodhya continues to be India’s site of discord. Last March, in the face of a mounting agitation by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad...| Read.. 
 
STEPPING ACROSS
Jingoism is as bad for domestic politics as for international relations. Dhaka seems to have realized this after a week of fu...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
HOW TO COMBAT THE TWIN ENEMIES
Marxist opponents of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s current orientation towards globalization and communalism are correct in po...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
Human beings, in their generous endeavour to construct a hypothesis that shall not degrade a First Cause, have always hesitated to conceive a dominant power of a lower moral quality than their own. — THOMAS HARDY
 
BOOKS
Showcasing India for the raj
On August 14, 1905, some dignitaries of the city of Bombay resolved ...  | Read.. 
 
Elements of a success story
Writers are forever being told what to write by people who would find it ha...  | Read.. 
 
Stale bread and limp lettuce
Reversible Errors By Scott Thurow, Picador, Rs 395...  | Read.. 
 
The captain with feet of clay
Sourav By Gulu Ezekiel, Penguin, Rs 250...  | Read.. 
 
Difference was his middle name
Selected Poems of Nirala Oxford, Rs 295...  | Read.. 
 

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