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Dangerous obsession
Osama bin Laden's intervention in the American presidential election was a bit like Lyndon Johnson's vow to ensure that 'no harm comes to this girl' before Indira Gandhi's re-election in 1967. 'We must get her elected,' he told the Indian ambassador ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Sin no more
Sir ' Now sex sells in the Vatican too ('Vatican stamp on 'original sin', Nov 1). But then is this ...  | Read.. 
 
Water woes
Sir ' Ashok Mitra does have reasons to be pessimistic about the proposal to interlink rivers in Ind ...  | Read.. 
 
Chicken please
Sir ' In 'Smells from the kitchen' (Oct 23), Khushwant Singh writes, 'In Bengali homes no chicken o ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
THE RICHEST HOUR
Sometimes, the best way into Shakespeare for a young student is a long chat with an interesting human being who also happens ...| Read.. 
 
OPED
Time to pay up, Mr Bush
In a hotly contested field, the most dismal awakening of my life took place yesterday morning, alone, hungover, in a hotel ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
There is no passion in the mind of man so weak, but it mates and masters the fear of death. And therefore death is no such terrible enemy, when a man hath so many attendants about him that can win the combat of him. Revenge triumphs over death; love slights it; honour aspireth to it; grief flieth to it. ' FRANCIS BACON
 
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THE BOY BEHIND GEORGE
Karl Rove's election strategy followed a simple rule of thumb: never be gentle with the enemy. And now the tactics of Bush'...  | Read..