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After Vajpayee’s visit
A crowd of 20,000 was drummed up for the prime minister in Srinagar where he delivered himself of a sermon which was, as usual, long on poetry and short on substance. He recited a line of indifferent verse which included a word which seemed to presag...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Father of unkindness
Sir — Put the two pictures side by side. Ali, a 12-year-old Iraqi boy, who has lost both his arms a ...  | Read.. 
 
Battered and hurt
Sir — The government of Assam led by Tarun Gogoi appears to have adopted the old imperialist policy ...  | Read.. 
 
How to be loyal
Sir — It is appalling that the Union minister in charge of minority affairs, Sanjay Paswan, has pub ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
POETRY AND HOPE
It remains to be seen if the recent visit of the prime minister, Mr Atal Bihari Vajpayee, to Kashmir will have a long-term im...| Read.. 
 
MEANER STREETS
The ancient relationship between sex workers and law-keepers could be entering a new phase in Calcutta. The visibility of fem...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Trying To ensure a basic right
I n a sensational verdict, the Supreme Court recently quashed section 33-B of the Representation of Peoples Act to ensure fai...  | Read.. 
OPED
As the threat perception rises
It may take some years to fully evaluate the effects of September 11, 2001 on privacy and civil liberties. Shortly after the events of that day, previous proposals were re-int...  | Read.. 
 
Surprise in a capsule
There was a little line framed by the Union finance minister in his budget speech this year. It was hidden in clause 6. The little insertion we are talking about is subclause ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
The healthy spirit of self-help created among working people would...serve to raise them as a class; and this, not by pulling down others, but by levelling them up to a higher and still advancing standard of religion, intelligence and virtue. — SAMUEL SMILES