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Pockets of backwardness
In my last column, I reported some work Laveesh Bhandari and I have done in identifying backward districts in India. The identification is based on variables linked to the millennium...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Last action hero
Sir — When real life heroes fail to deliver the goods, get reel life ones to take over (“Brand Bach ...  | Read.. 
 
Hypocritical oath
Sir —The director of the West Bengal health department, Chittaranjan Maiti, has confessed to having ...  | Read.. 
 
Speak for yourself
Sir — In the report, “Punish Bose, say lawyers” (Oct 7), Uttam Majumdar has commented on Biman Bose ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
DETERMINED TO KILL
Even posh Delhi families kill their unborn girls. A health ministry survey booklet has revealed that in southwest Delhi, the ...| Read.. 
 
EXCHANGE VALUE
Free trade comes with freeing minds of historical baggage. Trade between India and Bangladesh has long been hostage to past p...| Read.. 
 
VIA MEDIA
 
A dubious feel of being there
A dark and deserted parking lot. A pair of male legs in dark trousers, walking. They stop next to a car. There is a blur and ...  | Read.. 
OPED
People’s rights have to be protected
Were you personally present at the spot at that time when I was coming to Court and my security staff tried to talk to you whom you brushed away'...  | Read.. 
 
Beauty by banning
Returning to Bangalore via Hyderabad after a continuous four-month stay at Calcutta was without doubt a revelatory experience...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Does history repeat itself, the first time as tragedy, the second time as farce' No, that’s too grand, too considered a process. History just burps, and we taste again that raw-onion sandwich it swallowed centuries ago. — JULIAN PATRICK BARNES