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Japanese telegraph laws
The government of Japan passed a telegraph law on October 1, 1900. It made a telegram a serious document: the sender could not recall it unless the government passed an ordinance; nor could it be delivered anywhere other than to its address without ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
New lessons
Sir — The ruling left in West Bengal is very enterprising. This spirit of enterprise has induced th ...  | Read.. 
 
Bound to rise
Sir — The recent hike in the prices of petroleum products by the new United Progressive Alliance go ...  | Read.. 
 
Flying high
Sir — The news of Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya taking over as the first female director general o ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
ANOTHER COUNTRY
Anything is possible when talks take the place of arms. If the rebels in Assam agree to talk, that itself could be a big leap...| Read.. 
 
MOODY PARTY
Borrowing time is more expensive than borrowing money. The interest-rate on time is neither known nor calculable. The parliam...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Force never Did any good
Military take-over of civilian administration has always been detrimental to nation-building. Even when the armed forces have...  | Read.. 
OPED
Go with the trade wind
The principle of comparative advantage is one of the most basic principles in economics, and yet one of the most misunderstood. The case for free trade basically rests on this...  | Read.. 
 
The future is in threat
Imagine how you’d feel if you woke up to find that mankind had foolishly managed to pollute the entire face of the Earth with toxic chemicals, and that those chemicals were no...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Close your bodily eye, so that you may see your picture first with the spiritual eye. Then bring to the light of day that which you have seen in the darkness so that it may react on others from the outside inwards. — CASPAR FRIEDRICH