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Above board
On petitions filed by two air vice-marshals of the Indian Air Force who were overlooked by a Special Promotion Board in 2003, the Delhi high court recently quashed the promotions of four air marshals of the IAF who were cleared by this SPB. In an unp...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Glorious past
Sir ' I recently came across Nisha Lahiri's 'From glory to wreck, mute victim in wane' ...  | Read.. 
 
Starting point
Sir ' S. Venkitaramanan may argue otherwise, but it is understandable why banks in India are not le ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir ' Rabindra Sarovar has been an asset for south Calcuttans. During the chhaat puja recent ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
TREAD SOFTLY
To diagnose a disease well is to half cure it. The prime minister, Mr Manmohan Singh, had the good doctor's instinct in knowi...| Read.. 
 
LAND FALL
It would seem everybody was innocent of the meaning of discretionary quotas till the Supreme Court overturned the land allotm...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
An issue of dignity
The sankaracharya of Kanchi has been put into police custody ' the charge being conspiracy to murder. Why are the cour...  | Read.. 
OPED
New rules for the old bullies
Caning students continues to be popular among schoolteachers in West Bengal. And so a little girl in Class II in Midnapore had to spend this Diwali nursing the 12 raw welts th...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
A conspiracy is everything that ordinary life is not. It's the inside game, cold, sure, undistracted, forever closed off to us. We are the flawed ones, the innocents, trying to make some rough sense of the daily jostle. Conspirators have a logic and a daring beyond reach. ' DON DELILLO