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Agent of change
P.V. Narasimha Rao's manner of leaving had all the hallmarks of his long, tempestuous political life. He left on the eve of the 80th birthday of the man he called his life-long friend and adversary, Atal Bihari Vajpayee. He left within six months of...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Bowled out
Sir ' Laxmi Ratan Shukla may have saved Bengal some blushes ('Laxmi Ratan Shukla scripts survival s ...  | Read.. 
 
Waterworld
Sir ' The Union science and technology minister, Kapil Sibal, has said that earthquakes cannot be p ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
RURAL PUSH
The idea of PURA ' provision of urban facilities in rural areas ' originated with the president and has been adopted by the ...| Read.. 
 
MAKE WAY
Those who want to change things should know what they are up against. Some of his comrades seem to be Mr Buddhadeb Bhattachar...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Deluded into crime Piyal Sen
One of the cardinal legal principles applicable to every law court in India is called 'mens rea' which, in Latin, mean...  | Read.. 
OPED
Looking back in wonder
It may not be too cynical to say that the tsunamis that tragically battered the Indian Ocean nations tempt one to modify the old New York newspaper adage ' one dead American e...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
The present is an age of talkers, and not of doers; and the reason is, that the world is growing old. We are so far advanced in the Arts and Sciences, that we live in retrospect, and dote on past achievement. ' WILLIAM HAZLITT