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Can the Congress recover'
Nationality is an artificial and irrational construct. The world is divided into nations, and nations have governments. They devise rules on nationality that they find politically convenient. But wherever there is a government, there must be the gove...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
No one cares for the general
Sir — Pervez Musharraf seems to be stuck between the proverbial devil and the deep sea. Sustained A ...  | Read.. 
 
A journey through hell
Sir — The theatre troupe from Jammu, Natrang, should be lauded for performing at the national theat ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — Both The Telegraph and The Telegraph in Schools are very interesting. However, ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
COMING OF AGE
it now has enough of its own money, and the Centre should therefore spend such a large sum of money where it will be really ...| Read.. 
 
HALFWAY HOUSE
Politicians speak in code. Other politicians know how to decipher it. Thus the obvious has a significance which lies beneath ...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Waiting for fields of gold
The finance minister, Jaswant Singh, recently announced his government’s plans to raise the “gross national contentment”, str...  | Read.. 
OPED
Don’t go by the book
The books recommended by the Gujarat State Board of School Textbooks promote hatred. The text book for Social Studies for Class 9 students is a case in point....  | Read.. 
 
Coming: A happy new year
“Writing,” wrote Hazlitt, “concentrates the mind wonderfully.” Defeat does so even more wonderfully. Even while those whom the gods wish to destroy, they first make mad, so as...  | Read.. 
 
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