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Converging in amity
India was setting an example for the rest of the developing world, our countrymen must be made aware of the great and good things embodied in this book of wisdom. ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
A woman’s place
Sir — With advocates like Sushma Swaraj, Indian women need few adversaries (“No chokha for L ...  | Read.. 
 
War cloud
Sir — In the face-off over Iraq, it is George W. Bush, more than Saddam Hussein, who is beginning t ...  | Read.. 
 
Last word
Sir — The article, “Everybody’s talking about Mandira” (March 2), seemed like an attempt to justify ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
UNDER THE ARCHES
Archaeology and myth have been made to face each other by a legal order. The Allahabad high court has ordered the Archaeologi...| Read.. 
 
PROBLEM OF SIZE
The new ministry in Meghalaya makes a mockery of democracy. All but four of the 42 legislators of the Congress-led alliance h...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Keep politics out of sports
The entire business of boycotting sports events to make a political statement is immature. It has been tried many times over ...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
To act absolutely according to virtue is nothing else in us than to act under the guidance of reason, to live so, and to preserve one’s being (these three have the same meaning) on the basis of seeking what is useful to oneself. — BARUCH SPINOZA
 
BOOKS
This is not a duck
Imagine there’s no Country By Surjit S. Bhalla, Penguin, Rs 325...  | Read.. 
 
Birds, beasts and magic realists
City of the beasts By Isabel Allende, Flamingo, £ 8.99...  | Read.. 
 
Utopias of the state
Essays in Social and Political Theory By André Béteille, Oxford, Rs 54...  | Read.. 
 
Check before you leap
If you make a random check of, say, 10-15 books published in the last coupl...  | Read.. 
 
Conflict down the ages
The Development of Land Warfare from 1792 to 1945 By Peter Browning, ...  | Read.. 
 

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