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Governor controversy
The controversy occasioned by the dismissal of the governors of four states has once again thrown up a complicated set of issues. This controversy ought to be the cause of concern amongst citizens of all political persuasions. Even citizens who loath...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Fire behind the smoke
Sir — Left parties in India have always been synonymous with strict codes of discipline and order w ...  | Read.. 
 
Play with words
Sir — Two recent events are likely to have considerable impact on the lives of Indian Muslims. The ...  | Read.. 
 
Behind closed doors
Sir — The reverence Indians have for the judicial system is not likely to be diluted by the fact th ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — Recently, a number of letters have appeared in newspapers about the wasteful expenditure duri ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
HAWK’S EYE VIEW
The Economic Survey shows the budget as much as morning shows the day. Thus the imprint of the common minimum programm...| Read.. 
 
LOOKING SILLY
Equivocation is a murky business; it turns the ground into a slippery mess. The British prime minister, Mr Tony Blair, has ha...| Read.. 
 
VIA MEDIA
 
No goodies, no fun
It’s that dreaded day again, when ordinarily enlightened adults like me will be made to feel small and ignorant. There will b...  | Read.. 
OPED
Help lies close at hand
The World Bank and bargadars. In the heyday of ultra-leftism in Bengal some 30 years back, it would be sacrilege to link the two. Now, Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee’s governm...  | Read.. 
 
The many faces of poverty
On the whole, the incidence of poverty in West Bengal has come down. While there are some problems of comparability of the 55th round national sample survey data for 1999-2000...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
What is hell'/ Hell is oneself,/ Hell is alone, the other figures in it/ Merely projections. There is nothing to escape from/ And nothing to escape to. One is always alone. — T.S. ELIOT