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Confucian oxymoron
First, it was the SARS epidemic that forced a whole new culture of transparency on Hu Jintao and his colleagues. Then it was Mr Vajpayee’s visit to Beijing that showcased India’s plurality. Now it is massive public protests in Hong Kong. The “democra...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Without cure
Sir — It was murder most foul when Swapna Sapra drove her scissors into her husband...  | Read.. 
 
All for the family
Sir — As the editorial, “Pseudo saffron” (July 15), rightly surmises, it is not surprising...  | Read.. 
 
Crass CAS
Sir — The conditional access system, scheduled to be operative from September 1, is unsuitable for ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
EXTREME MEASURES
Violence and intimidation are the staple of extremist politics. It is not surprising, therefore, that Maoist rebels in Jharkh...| Read.. 
 
THE INSPECTOR DIES
Far from the ravages of war, in a peaceful Oxfordshire copse, an English biologist kills himself. Suicides are usually myster...| Read.. 
 
VIA MEDIA
 
Pressed for the truth
Talking to the press can be injurious to health. That surely is the first lesson to be drawn from the tragic death of David ...  | Read.. 
OPED
Red flags and red lights
The recent remarks of the prime minister, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, on West Bengal’s economic decline, and the strong counter-attack by the chief minister...  | Read.. 
 
Transformation package
For countries stuck in poverty traps, growth will not come on its own, and domestic investments in human development will be inadequate. To break out of ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
If a man does not make a new acquaintance as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, Sir, should keep his friendship in constant repair. — SAMUEL JOHNSON