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Facets of collateral damage
“Lost my partner, what shall I do' I’ll get another one prettier than you.” The jingle conceals an immense philosophical truth, and can currently provide enlightenment to the strutting-about of the likes of George W. Bush and Tony Blair. The United ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Dead man’s woes
Sir — Respect for the dead should have its limits, at least when it comes to crimes as serious as ...  | Read.. 
 
Nothing to declare
Sir — The reason why politicians across the board are angry at the Supreme Court’s insistence that ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
CLASS INTO CASTE
Casteist politics is a kind of tribalism that hinders the growth of a modern polity. It should therefore be a laudable attemp...| Read.. 
 
THE FIRM
Special relationships are invariably predictable just as letters of the alphabet tend to cluster together. Thus it surprised ...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
It is Time now to Rescue Cricket
The game of cricket is undergoing a speedy transformation. This has given those who love cricket — its slow pace and the stam...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
To know how to say what others only know how to think is what makes men poets or sages; and to dare to say what others only dare to think makes men martyrs or reformers — or both. — ELIZABETH CHARLES
 
BOOKS
Human progress in five books
A History 1543-2001 By John Gribbin, Allen Lane, £ 20...  | Read.. 
 
When spirit is made flesh
The Body By Hanif Kureishi, Faber, £ 7.99...  | Read.. 
 
Hill Marias making a fire
This is a collection of photographs of Indian tribals, accompanied by descriptions of the photographer’s ...  | Read.. 
 
Delay, and you’re a dead duck
Even with the best will in the world, disputes between author and publisher...  | Read.. 
 

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