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A homage sans illusion
It will be fatuous to claim that time is out of joint. Nothing of the sort. Time present is regulated by co-ordinates qualitatively different from those in control of affairs even a couple of decades ago. The passing of the eminent scholar-politician...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
The untouchables
Sir — The dropping of three generic HIV/AIDS drugs manufactured by Ranbaxy from the WHO list of app ...  | Read.. 
 
Identity crisis
Sir — In “Who are we'” (July 30), Swapan Dasgupta states that “the alternative to cosmopolitanism a ...  | Read.. 
 
Going grey
Sir — One does not know quite how to react to the proposed green laws in West Bengal (“Tough green ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
SIGNS OF LIFE
Is Calcutta growing up at last, and learning to think and stir for itself' The latest bandh in Bengal seems to have me...| Read.. 
 
NO BAIL-OUT
Power in chains is always an exciting sight. Mr Manmohan Singh’s ministry seems to be providing the electorate with a glut of...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
When the big guns backfire
For the Indian government, the task of modernizing its defence forces and choosing its ordnance systems is fraught with dange...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
Nothing is accidental in the universe — this is one of my Laws of Physics — except the entire universe itself, which is Pure Accident, pure divinity. — JOYCE CAROL OATES
 
BOOKS
Power play
MY LIFE By Bill Clinton, Rupa, Rs 895...  | Read.. 
 
Get a geek’s eye view
TRANSMISSION By Hari Kunzru, Hamish Hamilton, £ 5...  | Read.. 
 
Vignettes of a shady past
The Letters Of Claude Martin 1766-1800 Edited by Rosie Llewellyn-Jones, ...  | Read.. 
 
All in thy name
THE REFORMATION By Patrick Collinson, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, £ 14.99...  | Read.. 
 
Experiments with ideas
A Biography By Uma Das Gupta, Oxford, Rs 225...  | Read.. 
 

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