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The absurd reasoning
This was unavoidable. Once the campaign for reservations was extended to its illogical extreme, the Brahmins could not be left behind. If the supposedly reasonable assumption that the state should be compassionate to all is taken for granted, everyt...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Going for a better deal
Sir — Just what suits her (“Sadhvi steps in, cajoles Singhal to keep open mind on Ayodhya”, June 25 ...  | Read.. 
 
In one fell swoop
Sir — The left’s policy of withdrawing English from the primary level seems to have come full circl ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
BROADER BASE
Is the bullish trend in the stock market likely to continue' The answer is probably yes. With the timely arrival of the monso...| Read.. 
 
GATEWAY TO FOLLY
A few years ago a Calcutta gateway would have been a hideously bad joke. Now, after certain projects for improvement have at least been talked about, and a few even begun...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
A gift could end the dispute
Iqbal had once rightly said, “The aura of Ram is a matter of pride for India/ Connoisseurs of harmony call him the Imam of In...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
A person who reads or thinks or calculates, belongs to a kind and not to a gender; in his or her best moments, he or she escapes being human. — MARGUERITE YOURCENAR
 
BOOKS
A sense of shared history
West Bengal and Bangladesh are two states unified by a common culture. Nowhere is this...  | Read.. 
 
For moderns, there is only trying
On the centenary of George Orwell’s birth, it is fitting that a book should...  | Read.. 
 
Ancient and beautiful verses
A TREASURY OF SANSKRIT POETRY Edited by A.N.D. Haksar, Shipra, Rs 350<...  | Read.. 
 
How well do we know our friends'
THE PHILOSOPHER’S DOG By Raimond Gaita, Routledge, Rs 495...  | Read.. 
 
Breaking free of cosmopolitan angst
WE WEREN’T LOVERS LIKE THAT By Navtej Sarna, Penguin, Rs 250...  | Read.. 
 

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