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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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Confessions of a coconut
Some years ago, I suggested in these columns that the cultured elite of Bengal were prone to be dual-nationals. Once upon a time they used to be Bengali and British, but more recently they had taken to being Bengali and Russian, or Bengali and Cuban,...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Shining example
Sir — Fleecing others to pay for their comfort is a trait not unique to Indian politicians, but it ...  | Read.. 
 
How to buy love
Sir — While we never tire of glorifying our rich heritage and ancient culture, we never shirk from ...  | Read.. 
 
Ignorance is curse
Sir — The people of India are yet to comprehend the enormity of the AIDS threat (“At the receiving ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
IN HOLIDAY HUMOUR
The decision to withdraw homework after years of overwork suggests the lack of any well-thought-out policy regarding the e...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
To tango the reader
Who would believe that a book on the proper use or abuse of punctuation marks like commas, colons, semi-colons, apostrophes, hyphens...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
A total work of art is only possible in the context of the whole of society. Everyone will be a necessary co-creator of a social architecture, and, so long as anyone cannot participate, the ideal form of democracy has not been reached. Whether people are artists, assemblers of machines or nurses, it is a matter of participating in the whole. — JOSEPH BEUYS
 
PEOPLE
NAME OF THE ROSE
Ogden Nash — that social observer who doubled as a versifier — had a telling comment to make about the perils of growing up. ...  | Read.. 
 
Out & About
Pot shot at Potter
Bhangra power
Good knock, Kapil