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The family business
The poet Dom Moraes has written of how, fresh from Oxford, he went to call on India’s first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru. Nehru liked young writers, and this one had come with good credentials; he was the son of one of India’s leading editors, an...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
With strings attached
Sir — Perhaps the fire-bombing at the Jewish school in Montreal did upset Russell Crowe so much th ...  | Read.. 
 
Turn of tide
Sir — The Supreme Court’s order of a retrial of the Best Bakery case in a court under the jurisdict ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
RETURN OF THE NATIVE
Mr Narendra Modi’s presence in UP as the BJP’s key campaigner suggests the return of religion and communalism on the party’...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
Cast a spell on yourself
Last month, I raised the question why the Gayatri mantra was regarded as the most potent of all mantras. Professor V.N. Datta has sent ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
The sociologists of knowledge have been among those raising high the banner which reads: “We don’t know if what we say is true, but it is at least significant.” The sociologists and psychologists engaged in the study of public opinion and mass communications are often found in the opposed camp of the empiricists...“We don’t know if what we say is particularly significant, but at least it is true.” — ROBERT KING MERTON
 
PEOPLE
IT TAKES A VILLAGE
If there is one plank that H.D. Deve Gowda has underscored, it is the plight of the farmer. Fortunately for him, it is the ru...  | Read.. 
 
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