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Democracy’s bulldogs
Among the most heartening features of the ongoing 14th general election was the appeal to the nation by the president, A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, to come out and vote “positively” and in large numbers to make India a better place to live in. Routine as this...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Little big man
Sir — As befits someone who is above 40, Sunjay Dutt should take responsibility for his actions. Or ...  | Read.. 
 
Expendable lives
Sir — The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad high court has done well to double the compensation to be ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
HEART AND HOME
What determines how long children have the right to live in their parents’ homes' This is not really one question, but many questions disguised ...| Read.. 
 
TALK NUCLEAR
The decision by India and Pakistan to hold a meeting of their experts on nuclear confidence-building measures at the end of M...| Read.. 
 
CHINA DIARY
 
Here lies chairman Mao
Commerce may be the driving force behind the Mao bazaar set up outside the Mao Mausoleum in Tiananmen Square in Beijin...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
Thinking is the great enemy of perfection. The habit of profound reflection, I am compelled to say, is the most pernicious of all habits formed by civilized man. — JOSEPH CONRAD
 
BOOKS
The making of a legend
there was a rare spirit and courage befitting a Rajput Maharani...Aunty Ay...  | Read.. 
 
Tracing the circumference
The first editor of the Oxford English Dictionary — the OED, ...  | Read.. 
 
Value of absolute speed
Faster than the speed of light: the story of a scientific speculation By João Magueijo, Heinemann, £11.40...  | Read.. 
 
Booked for murder
The Circle for Vice By Sucharit Rajadhyaksha, Rupa, Rs 295...  | Read.. 
 

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