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Since 1st March, 1999
 
THE TELEGRAPH
 
 
The mongrels of war
It is unlikely that any of those who attended a crucial July 14 meeting of the cabinet committee on security realized that they were influencing the course of history in the 21st century. In the wake of that meeting, which decided against sending Ind...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
A lie of epic proportions
Sir — Very few Indians need to be informed about the Ramayana, especially those trying to ma ...  | Read.. 
 
Still defiant
Sir — The chief minister of West Bengal is right in retaliating against the observations ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
SCISSORHANDS
In the Indian democracy, censorship is one of the uglier expressions of the state’s insecurities. It shows the political esta...| Read.. 
 
PRIMACY OF POWER
On Ayodhya and Hindutva falls the shadow of elections. On Vishwa Hindu Parishad and its militancy falls the shadow of ...| Read.. 
 
OPED
In search of new benchmarks
It is a seasonal epidemic that comes round every year. In West Bengal, the timing cannot be predicted with precision, somewhat like the arrival of the monsoons...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Seldom can the unhappy be persuaded that the evil of the day is sufficient for it; and the ambitious will not be content with the present splendour, but paints yet more glorious triumphs, on the cloud curtain of the future. — THOMAS CARLYLE