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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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Communism’s other bastion
It is hard for an Indian of my generation to call Calcutta Kolkata, and harder still for him to refer to Trivandrum as Thiruvananthapuram. Bengal’s capital I know well, having spent five years there as...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Diamonds and rust
Sir —While it is certainly raining diamonds for Bharat Shah, the efficiency of the Mumbai police s ...  | Read.. 
 
Celebrating a legend
Sir — In the euphoria surrounding the birthday celebration of Lata Mangeshkar, it is easy to forget ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
SHOW OF EXCELLENCE
This time, the morning did not show the day. For an inhabitant of Calcutta, the build-up to the Pujas was traumatic. Moving from any...| Read.. 
 
DIARY
 
Enough food for thought
Gem of an argument
Nowhere close to flying
Clean up drive
The hole picture
Playing truant
SCRIPSI
The criterion which we use to test the genuineness of apparent statements of fact is the criterion of verifiabiality. We say that a sentence is factually significant to any given person, if...he knows how to verfy the proposition which it purports to express — that is, if he knows what observations would lead him, under certain conditions, to accept the proposition as being true, or reject it as being false. — ALFRED J. AYER