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Why India survives
Ever since India became independent, there have been sceptics who have predicted its imminent demise. Some have claimed that it would soon become a basket-case, marked by mass famines; others that it would break up into many competing nation-states; ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Small victory
Sir ' The Haryana panchayat has now suddenly decided that Sonia and Rampal are not siblings ...  | Read.. 
 
Dressed to stifle
Sir ' Of late, a fair amount of controversy has been generated over dress codes in schools . Recent ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir ' A stricter endorsement of anti-pollution norms, instead of relocation, is the key to solving ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
IN THEIR HANDS
Early next week, the oldest democracy of the modern world will elect its president. The presidential election in the United S...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
Sealed with a kiss
Some three years ago, I took the liberty of greeting the daughter of the then Pakistan high commissioner, Ashraf Jehangir Qaz...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
It is increasingly rare for many of us...to believe that people can be poor, but honest, poor but deserving of respect. Poverty is no longer blamed on anyone but the poor themselves. Contempt for the poor has become a virtue. ' JOHN JOSEPH O'CONNOR
 
PEOPLE
Horror of horrors
Ram Gopal Varma may just have scared himself into a fit. A slew of successful films notwithstanding, his latest venture simpl...  | Read..