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More on rural Bengal
“‘Is there any point to which you wish to draw my attention'’ [asked Watson] ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Flyover to nowhere
Sir — All citizens of Calcutta must thank the state government for scotching the mayor’s plans of b ...  | Read.. 
 
Living with violence
Sir — I spent a few months in Assam recently and was appalled at the blatant and widespread extorti ...  | Read.. 
 
Timeless classic
Sir — If remixes can make people swing to songs which go back 50 years or more, and have been gener ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
VALUE NEUTRAL
A census is one way in which the state attempts to classify and order the population over which it rules. Once completed, a c...| Read.. 
 
FEAR OF QUOTAS
There are only a few instances of delays being better than decisions in good governance. The case of reservations is one of t...| Read.. 
 
HERITAGE ISSUES
 
Time for our own charter
UNESCO and other agencies have played a vital role in raising awareness of the need to streamline the way the world cares for...  | Read.. 
OPED
For smoother delivery of justice
Some time back, the judges of the Punjab and Haryana high court proceeded on mass casual leave after a spat with the chief justice of the high court. The unseemly episode was ...  | Read.. 
 
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