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A fifty-fifty budget
This is the second time that Palaniappan Chidambar- am has had to present a Union budget with barely forty days of preparation. That’s akin to taking the final chartered accountancy exam with just a fortnight’s swotting. If you do that, then chances ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Leading from the back
Sir — As Harsud, a small town in Madhya Pradesh, faces the prospect of a watery end, one thought th ...  | Read.. 
 
Made in Bihar
Sir — The railway budget presented by the railways minister, Laloo Prasad Yadav, was just a populi ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
SAVAGE CITY
It does not require a lurid imagination to think of Calcutta as a necropolis. An efficient machinery for killing people quick...| Read.. 
 
NOT BY TRUTH ALONE
Like grace, or justice, barbarism finds its own symbols. The devastation of Iraq has thrown up many such, but the latest is...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Epidemics are useful
Only months after he was elected governor of the predominantly Muslim state, Ibrahim Shekarau suspended all vaccinations agai...  | Read.. 
OPED
Under the circumstances
This budget was going to be a difficult one to formulate, given the noises coming from certain parties supporting the government and the need to placate the old socialist lobb...  | Read.. 
 
The biggest killer of them all
Every day around the world, almost 16,000 people die from all types of injuries. Injuries represent 12 per cent of the global burden of disease, the third most important cause...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Let me assert my belief that the only thing that we have to fear is fear itself — nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror that paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance. — F.D. ROOSEVELT