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Regulatory lightness
Indian governance has alienated people from government. Procedures are complex and secretive so that even many government servants find them hard to follow. Governments are unable to implement programmes faithfully, fully and without waste and corrup...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Extreme caution
Sir Sunanda K. Datta-Ray has picked the perfect example to warn us about the dangers of appeasing ...  | Read.. 
 
Politics of revenge
Sir The resignation of the Madhya Pradesh chief minister, Uma Bharti, after the Karnataka governm ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
POWER PROBE
Justice and peace seemed to have become divergent possibilities in Manipur. Each seemed possible only at the expense of the o...| Read.. 
 
STOP WORK
Irony is the chosen mode of history, even when it decides to move in cycles. It is possible, again, to reiterate the old sayi...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Stem the rising tide
By a single act of passing a legislation in the state assembly to prevent the flow of water into Haryana and Rajasthan, the P...  | Read.. 
OPED
Unproductive confrontations
Politics in India is on the simmer again but not over substantive issues of governance. The polity is getting unnecessarily confrontational, with no one sure of how the system...  | Read.. 
 
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