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An eleven of their own
My favourite cricketing story, patriots will be pained to hear, has a Pakistani playing the lead role. Not against India, though, but against the West Indies. On a hot day in Bridgetown many years ago, Hanif Mohammad was battling to save a test match...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Beware of the wilting flower
Sir — Where did Kumar Sanu get the impression that because he can sing passably, he can also be a l ...  | Read.. 
 
On a decline
Sir — Achin Vanaik hits the nail on the head with his comment that the Congress has “no alternative ...  | Read.. 
 
Vegitate on it
Sir — It is bizarre to ban the sale of eggs in Hardwar, Rishikesh and Muni ki Reti (“Egg ban in tem ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
THE REAL INDIAN
The little exchange of praise between Zaheer Khan and Mr Thackeray reveals the malaise of crudeness that has attacked India...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
It’s a buffalo’s life
One thing which continues to baffle me is that while all devout Hindus accord maternal status to a cow (gau mata) beca...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
If you want truth to go round the world you must hire an express train to pull it; but if you want a lie to go round the world, it will fly: it is as light as a feather, and a breath will carry it. It is well said in the old proverb, “a lie will go round the world while truth is pulling its boots on.” — CHARLES HADDON SPURGEON
 
PEOPLE
TEN ON TEN
He takes pride in his stadium in the desert and flaunts the sports channel he has launched. But for Sheikh Abdul Rahman Bukha...  | Read.. 
 
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