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Left with no answers
'The Party's exhausted political philosophy is supposed to cover everything from democracy to privatization, but it provides no answers for the cadres in the present world'. Thus wrote Gordon G. Chang of the Chinese Communist Party in his 2001 book, ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Bad investment
Sir ' The news that Steve Waugh would open a cricket academy in West Bengal is surely going to work ...  | Read.. 
 
In unsafe hands
Sir 'The abduction and the subsequent release of Roma Jhawar has opened a can of worms('College gir ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir 'The Delhi government's decision to ban mobile phones in schools is a welcome move ('Delhi scho ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
VELVET FIST
India's apparent inability to manage its relationship with its immediate neighbours has often invited widespread criticism. T...| Read.. 
 
LET OFF FOR NOW
It may be too little, but it is perhaps still not too late. The Kyoto Protocol on global warming came into effect yesterday '...| Read.. 
 
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Safe return to roots
There was a time when Rathikant Basu took pride in saying, 'I am a Gujarati.' He was a Gujarat cadre IAS officer then who, as...  | Read.. 
OPED
Not in the accepted sense of the word
Thirty years after the event, reactions to the Emergency continue to be shaped by political bias, platitudes like 'murder of democracy' and an overwhelming sense of political ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Of all the cants which are canted in this canting world ' though the cant of hypocrites may be the worst ' the cant of criticism is the most tormenting. ' LAURENCE STERNE