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Sweetly spoken
The United Nations general assembly session is the time the media gets into a frenetic over-drive. It is that brief moment in the year that foreign policy grabs the headlines and, in the case of India, diplomats burn the midnight oil revisiting the n...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Consolation prize
Sir ' The national awards ' be it for films or sports ' have always been steeped in controversy. Ea ...  | Read.. 
 
Misplaced sympathies
Sir ' Our security personnel cannot possibly fight terrorists while their hands are tied behind the ...  | Read.. 
 
Mind your language
Sir ' Words such as 'shikhandi' (transvestite), 'paltu' (lapdog), 'dalal' (bro ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
FULL OF DOUBT
The most important things in life are never in black or white. The grey areas in between are invariably the crucial ones. Unf...| Read.. 
 
TRIED AND TESTED
Robert Bruce had a point, but it seems to have inspired the wrong kind of effort. The Constitution expressly warns against di...| Read.. 
 
CHINA DIARY
 
Olympics is good business
India issues a stamp for a television star, Hong Kong for its Olympians. Stamps were issued in honour of Hong Kong's Li Ching...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
All the business of war, and indeed all the business of life, is to endeavour to find out what you don't know by what you do; that's what I call 'guessing what was at the other side of the hill'. ' ARTHUR W. WELLINGTON
 
BOOKS
Their union is pleasure
ARDHANARISHVARA, THE ANDROGYNE: PROBING THE GENDER WITHIN (Rupa, ...  | Read.. 
 
With due respect
NEHRU: THE INVENTION OF INDIA By Shashi Tharoor, Viking, Rs 295...  | Read.. 
 
Of humbugs and hypocrites
PARADISE AND OTHER STORIES By Khushwant Singh, Viking, Rs 295...  | Read.. 
 
Doing it their own way
Gandhi, Bose, Nehru and the Making of the Modern Indian Mind By Reba Som,...  | Read.. 
 
For a successful mix
Is it possible to know what kind of fiction people want to buy or borrow' G...  | Read.. 
 

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