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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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The prophet delayed
In 1989, when asked about the significance of the French Revolution of 1789, a Chinese mandarin called Zhou Enlai said that it was too early to make any comment. From such a perspective — or what French historians call the longue duree — any a...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Born to an unchanging world
Sir — Rhadha, the grandmother in Gujarat, may seem to have shattered all Indian mores by giving bir ...  | Read.. 
 
Dropping the case
Sir — This is to register my disgust and deep sense of anger at the spinelessness of the government ...  | Read.. 
 
Self-help
Sir — The fast emerging trend in the North-east of holding exhibitions where local artisans can dem ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
DARK SIDE OF THE MOON
As long as a man can kill his daughters because of poverty and deprivation, India can hardly be described as shining...| Read.. 
 
DIARY
 
Memory games
Seating arrangements
Rushed of his feet
In a lather over sops
Give us this day our daily peg
The real and the false
SCRIPSI
In Italy for thirty years under the Borgias they had warfare, terror, murder, bloodshed — they produced Michelangelo,Leonardo da Vinci and the Renaissance. In Switzerland they had brotherly love, five hundred years of democracy and peace, and what did they produce' The cuckoo clock. — ORSON GEORGE WELLES
 
INSIGHT
The buck stopped here
For the second time in over three decades, Shamsunnisa found herself in agony, sundered from her son on the day of Id. The fi...  | Read.. 
 
The grand mogul
The Bomb wasn’t the only passion in Abdul Qadeer Khan’s life. He was also a successful hotelier, a collector of vintage cars...  | Read..