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Habit of treason
Two decades ago, when socialism still ruled the roost and the sun shone brightly on dynastic democracy, the beautiful people of New Delhi used to usher the New Year at home rather than celebrate it boisterously in Goa. Those were more sedate and sett...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
How safe is your chicken'
Sir — The flippant manner in which advertising icons are trying to dilute the gravity of the “bird ...  | Read.. 
 
We are closed today
Sir — Many a time in the past, I have written letters to the editor to vent my outrage at bandhs ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
TROUBLE BY WORDS
Disputes between Indian states — over land, water or some other issue — are not new. But the verbal duel between the chief m...| Read.. 
 
MEN WHO RULE
A well-known truth when reiterated by the seniormost mandarin acquires a certain edge. Mr Kamal Pande, the cabinet secretary...| Read.. 
 
CHINA DIARY
 
Success comes at a price
The world’s largest transfer of population within a country has just got over. About a billion Chinese have travelled to thei...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
When I feel the urge to compose, I begin by appealing directly to my Maker and I first ask Him the three most important questions pertaining to our life here in this world — whence, wherefore, whither. — JOHANNES BRAHMS
 
BOOKS
Journeys on an Indian river
FOREIGN ACCOUNTS AND SKETCHES OF THE RIVER SCENE (Indica, Rs 750) b...  | Read.. 
 
Understanding violence
The production of communal violence in contemporary india By Paul R. Brass, Oxford, Rs 495...  | Read.. 
 
Of dwarfs and demons
The Simoqin Prophecies By Samit Basu, Penguin, Rs 250...  | Read.. 
 
Old wine in a new bottle
Urdu Texts and Contexts: The Selected Essays of C.M. Naim Permanent Black, Rs 495...  | Read.. 
 
The future lies here
costs, quality (call it brains, if you like), better professional manageme...  | Read.. 
 

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