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Life begins at eighty
A fundamental difference between peasant and industrial society relates to their attitudes towards old age. In the agrarian world, the elderly are venerated, in and for themselves...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Scaling forbidden heights
Sir — As Richard Desmond got rid of the “pornographer” tag, Aroon Maharajh pinned it on his lapel h ...  | Read.. 
 
Variety show
Sir — The foray of celebrities of yesteryear into the political arena makes one wonder if Indian po ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
MS PANDIT’S BEAUTY
Showbiz and suburbia, each brought to bear upon Ms Laxmi Pandit its own notions of how a woman ought to be ...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
A dying tongue
Fortunately, a great deal of Urdu poetry, both classical and modern, is now available in Devnagri, with meanings of the more ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Capitals are increased by parsimony, and diminished by prodigality and misconduct. By what a frugal man annually saves he not only affords maintenance to an additional number of productive hands... but...he established as it were a perpetual fund for the maintenance of an equal number in all times to come. — ADAM SMITH
 
PEOPLE
UNEASY LIES THE HEAD
He scrapped alumni quotas and his corporate-style functioning saw him make many enemies at Visva-Bharati. Not surprisingly, ...  | Read.. 
 
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Boys from Vienna
Happy requiem
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