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Republic and Empire
As a civilization nurtured on ethical concerns and elaborate ritualism, it is intriguing that collective bouts of introspection in India are reserved for just the two national days — August 15 and January 26. Important as these days are to India’s re...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Reel freedom
Sir — The Mel Gibson-financed film, The Passion”, has been dubbed as rabidly anti-Semitic...  | Read.. 
 
Campus blues
Sir — The incident at Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College proves that the educational authori ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — Arnold Schwarznegger may yet eat humble pie in the great Californian race for governorship (“ ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
DRAMA UNLIMITED
It is difficult to discern the rights and the wrongs of a matter if its setting is Tamil Nadu. The state is highly politicize...| Read.. 
 
TIME ON THE CROSS
A tryst with destiny may not always be a pleasant encounter. Think of Oedipus Rex, the man who met his destiny when trying to...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
A dress better than a uniform
This is the third time the Supreme Court has come out in favour of a uniform civil code in the country for all communities th...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
You may dream freely when you listen to music as well as when you look at painting. When you read a book you are the slave of the author’s mind. — PAUL GAUGIN
 
BOOKS
Realistic ties
Crossing the Rubicon The Shaping of India’s New Foreign Policy By C. Raja...  | Read.. 
 
Musings in exile
A Nostalgic Journey Through Chile By Isabel Allende, HarperCollins, $...  | Read.. 
 
Thereby hangs a tale
An Escape into Silence By Bhaskar Roy, New Century, Rs 395...  | Read.. 
 
Yet another insight
The impact of civilizations Edited by Asghar Ali Engineer, Shipra, Rs ...  | Read.. 
 
A small man with a big vision
Gandhi in his time and ours By David Hardiman, Permanent Black, Rs 650 ...  | Read.. 
 

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