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Travels to America
I first travelled to the United States of America as a student more than 45 years ago. The procedure, then, for obtaining a visa at the American consulate involved filling up numerous forms, producing chest X-ray photos from designated doctors and, f...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
The fallen hero
Sir — As a former football player and coach, P.K. Banerjee’s concern for the ailing Diego Maradona ...  | Read.. 
 
Minority report
Sir — The editorial, “Changing to govern” (April 25), is a little too optimistic in its assessment ...  | Read.. 
 
Waste end
Sir — After the Biomedical Waste Rules, 1998, was promulgated, the Calcutta Municipal Corporation h ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
LEGAL RIGHT
Issues of citizenship have a history of inciting xenophobic sentiments in the North-east. The Election Commission’s decision ...| Read.. 
 
BEAR BACK
Spring is the time when bears come out of hibernation. But what bear cartels desperately try to do has been achieved by a few...| Read.. 
 
VIA MEDIA
 
Who does the polls best'
Tuesday night, shortly after the exit-poll results had droned to a halt on the various television channels ...  | Read.. 
OPED
Dietary considerations
Sub-Saharan Africa, which has the highest percentage of undernourished, has shown little progress in reducing the prevalence of undernourishment in the last 30 years. In contr...  | Read.. 
 
A fractured polity
Atal Bihari Vajpayee has made a last ditch appeal to the electorate not to vote for the “unprincipled” smaller parties. “Vote for us or vote for the Congress but do not vote f...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
In the fell clutch of circumstance,/ I have not winced nor cried aloud:/ Under the bludgeonings of chance/ My head is bloody but unbowed. — WILLIAM ERNEST HENLEY