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After the sock in the eye
India's garrulous foreign minister has received a sock in the eye. This gentleman, on induction in office last May, had chosen Kathmandu as his first official port of call. He lost no time to declare India's total support to King Gyanendra in his fig...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
That's how warm it feels
Sir ' I had a nightmarish experience this time at the book fair. It was afternoon, the sun was beat ...  | Read.. 
 
Shadow of death
Sir ' The attempted murder of S.A.R. Geelani is most probably the work of elements within the Delhi ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
NEW ROUTE
In Kashmir, firecrackers greeted the news that the Srinagar-Muzaffarbad bus route was to become operative from April 7. It is...| Read.. 
 
WRONG NOTE
Scoring debating points is not exactly the idea behind peace initiatives. Peace in Assam cannot, therefore, be a matter of ho...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
A More Public Role
The current debate over reservations in the private sector unravels the claims of competing nationalities. Especially now tha...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
What is man, when you come to think upon him, but a minutely set, ingenious machine for turning, with infinite artfulness, the red wine of Shiraz into urine' ' KAREN BLIXEN
 
BOOKS
Gloria in excelsis
Norman Douglas Hutchinson's life story comes right out of a fairy ta...  | Read.. 
 
Too close to the heart
Truth or Dare: A Book of Secrets Shared Edited by Justine Picardie, Pic...  | Read.. 
 
Between east and west
Indulekha By O. Chandumenon, Oxford, Rs 295...  | Read.. 
 
How tables got turned
BRITISH MILITARY POLICY IN INDIA, 1900-1945: COLONIAL CONSTRAINTS AND DECL...  | Read.. 
 
The Godmother
Teresa Mendoza began life as a drug smuggler's moll in Mexico. She had to f...  | Read.. 
 

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