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The great train robbery
Parliamentarians and state legislators indulge in their regular frivolities, walk-outs alternate with inane shouting bouts on the floor of the house. Meanwhile, the Great Train Robbery in the form of substitution of the sales tax system by the value-...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Time to take a bow
Sir — Some things of the past are better done away with — like the traditional bow to the royal box ...  | Read.. 
 
Surrender game
Sir — The surrender of Iraq’s deputy prime minister, Tariq Aziz, has only added fuel to the rumour ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
OF MICE AND MEN
The SARS virus, by beating modern medicine, has revealed the way in which microbes and humans are caught in an unending bat...| Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
The poet as well/ Builds his monument mockingly;/ For man will be blotted out, the blithe earth die, the brave sun/ Die blind, his heart blackening:/ Yet stones have stood for a thousand years, and pained/ thoughts found/ The honey peace in old poems. — ROBINSON JEFFERS
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
Remembering a friendship
A sixty-year-old friendship ended on April 22. Balwant Gargi, who I had befriended in my Lahore days, died in Mumbai. His bod...  | Read..