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Working at it
Probably no piece of legislation has attracted more apprehension, cynicism or praise in the recent past than the national rural employment guarantee bill introduced in parliament last December. The declared purpose of the bill is to ensure at least o...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Fund management
Sir ' It seems that the Left Front has a bone to pick with the Central government on everything tha ...  | Read.. 
 
True lies
Sir ' Pratap Bhanu Mehta's warning that 'truth will remain hostage to politics' so far as Godhra is ...  | Read.. 
 
Time to clean up
Sir ' Subrata Mukherjee has launched the 'Year of Cleaner City' campaign that will see us boycottin ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
NO BIG BANG
Mr Vijay Kelkar is no longer around in North Block. But the two Kelkar task-force reports on direct and indirect taxes and th...| Read.. 
 
LOCAL TRIUMPH
The large turnout in the civic polls in Jammu and Kashmir suggests that there is a widespread urge for peace and stability am...| Read.. 
 
MALA FIDE
 
HORSES ARE LEFT OUT
The splendid Beating the Retreat happened last Saturday at the spectacular Vijay Chowk in New Delhi. Sadly, Doordarshan had t...  | Read.. 
OPED
Pay as you go along
If I recollect correctly, sales tax was first introduced in India at the state level by C. Rajagopalachari during his tenure as premier of Madras in the Thirties...  | Read.. 
 
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If you fear making anyone mad, then you ultimately probe for the lowest common denominator of human achievement. ' JIMMY CARTER