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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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Punching at icons
When I heard about the outrage caused by a cartoon strip depicting Gandhi being beaten up by an American yob, I immediately headed to my local foreign-magazinewallah. The idea was to grab the issue of Maxim magazine before someone banne...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Look who’s preaching
Sir — It takes unusual qualities to become a role-model these days. So what if you are a poacher, h ...  | Read.. 
 
Thoughts of home
Sir — One cannot agree more with Ashok Mitra’s views on the needless idolizing of non-resident Indi ...  | Read.. 
 
An appeal
Sir – My five year old son, Tanmoy Bag, will have to undergo an open heart surgery at the B.M. Birl ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
A FORSAKEN CITY
Whatever the reasons for the decline in the number of single men in Calcutta, the trend revealed by the recent census bode...| Read.. 
 
DIARY
 
Those the gods look after
Mystery of the missing lines
Lessons in name-calling
At Sonia’s dinner party
Watch what you ask for
Smooth ride for capital
SCRIPSI
Sincerity is all that counts is a widespread modern heresy. Think again. The Bolsheviks are sincere. Fascists are sincere. Lunatics are sincere. People who believe that the earth is flat are sincere. They can’t all be right. Better make certain first that you have something to be sincere about , and with. — TOM DRIBERG