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A terror in every bush
Thus spake the army chief of staff: as if the Armed Services (Special Powers) Act applies not just to Kashmir or Manipur, but to the entire country, including its judicial process. A judicial commission is investigating the circumstances leading to t...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
One hand in the pocket
Sir ' When god closes all doors he opens a window, they say. That logic can be extended to our gove ...  | Read.. 
 
Triangle of love
Sir ' The Gudiya-Taufiq-Arif episode makes it difficult to believe that we live in a civilized soci ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
BY A FAINT SNICK
The Board of Control for Cricket in India has narrowly escaped a political ambush. Mr Sharad Pawar, who declared himself a ca...| Read.. 
 
YET ANOTHER
Nothing provokes more scepticism among ordinary Indians than the formation of a new commission. Whatever the nature of the cr...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Search for an Idiom
In London last year, I encountered a Bangla band somewhat different from the dime-a-dozen ones that have sprung up lately. 'B...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
Far from being a vice, cruelty is the primary feeling nature imprints in us. The infant breaks its rattles, bites its nurse's nipple and strangles a bird, well before reaching the age of reason. ' MARQUIS DE SADE
 
BOOKS
Failing master
MAGIC SEEDS By V.S. Naipaul, Picador, Rs 495...  | Read.. 
 
Small mercies
The Juvenile Justice System in India: From Welfare to Rights By Ved Kumari,...  | Read.. 
 
Slow but sure death
Beneath the Diamond Sky By Christopher Wakling, Picador, ' 10.99...  | Read.. 
 
The Raj in a nutshell
THE LION AND THE TIGER: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE BRITISH RAJ: 1600-1947 By ...  | Read.. 
 
Book that changed the skies
It is difficult to believe but it is true that before the middle of the 16t...  | Read.. 
 

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