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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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Carnival of turncoats
The spectacle would be amusing if it were not so sickening. A great carnival is on in Tagore’s Santiniketan; the purloining of the poet’s Nobel medallion has provided an excellent opportunity for political specimens to congregate and shed pretenders’...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Tread with care
Sir — The more subcontinental cricketers are treated as royalty, the more reason they have to be c ...  | Read.. 
 
Ignoble
Sir — The theft of Rabindranath Tagore’s Nobel medal and other memorabilia from the Uttarayan compl ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
KEEP HIM OUT
“It means that the state should have no religion of its own and no one could proclaim to make the state have one such or end...| Read.. 
 
POLL SHINE
A test match has only once had political implications. This was when the Bodyline series nearly snapped diplomatic ties betw...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
A road much travelled
bloodshed is the rule in this part of the world. What is different is that this time, Israel has assassinated the blind and ...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
I have known the inexorable sadness of pencils,/ neat in their boxes, dolor of pad and paper-weight,/ all the misery of manila folders and mucilage,/ desolation in immaculate public places. — T. ROETHKE
 
BOOKS
Against serenity
The Lemon Table By Julian Barnes, Jonathan Cape, £ 10.25 ...  | Read.. 
 
For better or for worse
An Autobiography By Kapil Dev, Macmillan, Rs 395...  | Read.. 
 
People concerned
GOOD GOVERNANCE, DEMOCRATIC SOCIETIES AND GLOBALISATION Edited by Surendr...  | Read.. 
 
An undying bond
The India I Love By Ruskin Bond, Rupa, Rs 295...  | Read.. 
 
Mending ties
A Novel By Mumtaz Shah Nawaz, Penguin, Rs 375...  | Read.. 
 

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