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The ruins of victory
To travel from Hospet village to Hampi, a distance of a mere 13 kilometres, is to leave behind the prosaic, familiar scenes of rural Karnataka. As you come upon Hampi, the ruins of what used to be Vijayanagara — or the city of victory — the landscape...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
No better, no worse
Sir — Wasn’t the Congress complaining not too long ago that the Bharatiya Janata Party was spending ...  | Read.. 
 
Reality check
Sir — Rudrangshu Mukherjee is right in saying that the books Jawaharlal Nehru wrote represent his v ...  | Read.. 
 
Paper chase
Sir — The West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education’s pledge to the Calcutta high court tha ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
VISION ON THE MOVE
Historians are in conflict about how an individual should be judged: by his achievements or by his vision. The question becomes ...| Read.. 
 
DIARY
 
Smooth operation
Missing in action
One for each road
Thereby hangs the tale
Changed man
Another homecoming'
SCRIPSI
How vainly men themselves amaze/ To win the palm, the oak, or bays;/ And their uncessant labours see/ Crown’d from some single herb or tree./ Whose short and narrow verged shade/ Does prudently their toils upbraid/ While all flow’rs and all trees do close/ To weave the garlands of repose. — ANDREW MARVELL
 
INSIGHT
How gay is their world'
By day he worked for an NGO. But his nights were taken up by raucous gay orgies. And the murder of Pushkin Chandra in New Delhi last week will only reinforce the vicious stereotype about homosexuals. Avijit Ghosh reports ...  | Read..