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The enthroned lady
Nothing could be more bizarre — or more obscene. The Republic of India, the largest democracy in the world, is supposed to be a-throb with hope and expectation. She has a tryst with a....  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Putting up a performance
Sir — The Union food minister, Sharad Yadav, will invite no more than smirks for his latest display ...  | Read.. 
 
Half-baked efforts
Sir — Though the report, “Gujarat riot case charred” (June 28), has put us all to shame, it was onl ...  | Read.. 
 
CAS in hand
Sir — The information and broadcasting minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad, is in an unenviable position. ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
VICTIMS AND REBELS
One country’s outlaws can be a threat to its neighbour’s peace. It is not that Bhutan did not know the dangers posed by milit...| Read.. 
 
WALK TOGETHER
A famous Bengali song, a favourite of the father of the nation, says, “If no one comes in response to your call, then walk alone”. The...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Soft words on hard issues
The Indian prime minister in his recent China visit compounded Jawaharlal Nehru’s mistake by conceding on Tibet without recip...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
‘Good’, then, if we mean by it that quality which we assert to belong to a thing, when we say that the thing is good, is incapable of any definition, in the most important sense of the word. — GEORGE E. MOORE
 
BOOKS
Growing up with HP5
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix By J.K. Rowling, Bloomsbury, R...  | Read.. 
 
Birds, twins, snails and ideas
The Whistling Woman By A.S. Byatt, Chatto & Windus, £6.60...  | Read.. 
 
Wisdom of the ancients
The Pillars of Islam By al-Qadi al-Numan, Oxford, Rs 875...  | Read.. 
 
Some sordid private realities
Sex and Genius By Conrad Williams, Bloomsbury, £ 6.99...  | Read.. 
 
Under Western eyes
INTELLIGENCE WARS: AMERICAN SECRET HISTORY FROM HITLER TO AL-QAEDA...  | Read.. 
 

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