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Still at sea
The promise of this new year allows me to atone in sackcloth and ashes for an injustice perpetrated in these columns in July 2000. I mistook “a decrepit tub strewn with rubbish beyond an ancient jetty” for “India’s first floating hotel” or floatel wh...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Leading from behind
Sir — “Sonia on line to Mayavati” (Jan 2), shows that no matter how honest an appearance Sonia Gand ...  | Read.. 
 
Target practice
Sir — Several theories are doing the rounds with regard to the second attempt to kill the Pakistani ...  | Read.. 
 
Wrong picture
Sir — There has lately been a lot of hullabaloo about the results of the National Readership Survey ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
MISPLACED HONOUR
By refusing an honorary doctorate, possibly bestowed for political reasons rather than academic, Mr Vajpayee has behaved as...| Read.. 
 
DIARY
 
SITA for Ram rajya
Dead man tells no tales
Match in the making
Made for each other
Smartness comes before the fall
No more free lunches
SCRIPSI
I’d like to go by climbing a birch tree/ And climb black branches up a snow-white trunk/ Toward heaven, till the tree could bear no more,/ But dipped its top and set me down again./ That would be good both going and coming back./ One could do worse than be a swinger of birches. — ERICH FROMM
 
INSIGHT
Fog over the capital
It’s best seen from space and worst experienced on the ground. From its position 36,000 kilometres above the equator, India’s...  | Read.. 
 
Eco-blunder
The vast network of canals bringing water to arid regions, thousands of tubewells sucking out groundwater, and millions of he...  | Read..