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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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Kingmaker and king
Emerging reality invariably does not fit into the straitjacket of the past. The Congress-led coalition of Manmohan Singh is an unprecedented event in the history of the Congress as well as of India. There is no clear framework from the past in which ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
The wiser half
Sir — Who would make a better finance minister than Manmohan Singh' His wife, Gursharan Kaur, of co ...  | Read.. 
 
In the left backyard
Sir — Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee's complete turnaround — from giving priority to information tec ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
OUT OF TUNE
After the drama comes the return to reality. The abdication of Ms Sonia Gandhi and the subsequent elevation of Mr Manmohan ...| Read.. 
 
THE RITUAL GOES ON
This was not the best time to announce the Reserve Bank of India’s annual policy. A new government was not in place. Overall...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Not at the centre of things
The Communist Party of India’s (Marxist) decision to stay out of the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government shou...  | Read.. 
OPED
An epitaph for future reference
These elections were probably the last that Atal Bihari Vajpayee will fight and there is little chance that he will ever again be prime minister...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
No man will be a sailor who has contrivance enough to get himself into jail; for being in a ship is being in jail, with the chance of being drowned... A man in a jail has more room, better food, and commonly better company. — SAMUEL JOHNSON