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Mess on the ground
Despite pious proclamations to the contrary, political discourse in a media-driven society invariably centres on personalities. Consequently, governments and their ministers tend to be judged by their projection rather than their policies or performa...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Mark the bias
Sir ' 'Marks bias notice to schools' (Oct 1) deserved a more prominent place than the corner of an ...  | Read.. 
 
With reservations
Sir ' Charity, it is said, begins at home. As the debate on extending job reservations to the priva ...  | Read.. 
 
An appeal
Sir ' Our only son, Nirmalya Ghosal, aged 18, has been diagnosed with Non Hodgkin Lymphoma ' a type ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
STATES' RIGHTS
Suddenly defenders of India's national security and sovereignty have become dime a dozen. The offer of the ambassador of the ...| Read.. 
 
GETTING ON BOARD
There must be a will if an image has to be discarded. The All India Muslim Personal Law Board is now showing that will. Inter...| Read.. 
 
CHINA DIARY
 
To Begin with a Bang
Sarkari holidays are nice, but traditional folk holidays are better. This seems to be the feeling here as major holida...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
If by the people you understand the multitude, the hoi polloi, 'tis no matter what they think; they are sometimes in the right, sometimes in the wrong: their judgment is a mere lottery. ' JOHN DRYDEN
 
BOOKS
Babu files
Through the Corridors of Power ' An Insider's Story By P.C. Alexander, ...  | Read.. 
 
Flight of the little bird
Garrincha: The Triumph and Tragedy of Brazil's Forgotten Footballing Hero...  | Read.. 
 
Beyond revolution
M.N. Roy, Radical Humanist: Selected Writings Compiled by Innaiah Narise...  | Read.. 
 
Speaking is dissent
AGAINST HISTORY, AGAINST STATE: COUNTERPERSPECTIVE FROM THE MARGINS By S...  | Read.. 
 
A world of information
Many scholars are posting their research papers and studies on-line. This i...  | Read.. 
 

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