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Banker to the world
The World Bank was born to deal with the ravages of world war in Europe. The much larger Marshall Plan for the reconstruction of Europe soon overtook it. In searching for a new role, it focussed on the development of the world's poor countries. Its m...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Piece of history
Sir ' The Congress-led coalition government has decided to commemorate Gandhiji's Dandi marc ...  | Read.. 
 
Promises to keep
Sir ' The Congress president, Sonia Gandhi, has very good reasons to blame political parties for no ...  | Read.. 
 
Breathing uneasy
Sir ' Vehicular pollution is largely responsible for a slew of ailments that have afflicted citizen ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
GO SLOW
It all depends on political will. After the initial fanfare of 2001, the government of West Bengal seems to have slowly lost ...| Read.. 
 
GIRLS IN THE OPEN
What do fathers see when they look at their adult daughters performing in public' And how might this paternal gaze affect the...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Seven years' head start
We Indians are remarkably indifferent to our history. We have little interest in the feats of our forefathers. Even so, it is...  | Read.. 
OPED
A party gone sour
L.K. Advani seemed to enjoy his moment before the television cameras talking about the murder of democracy in Goa and charging the Jharkhand governor of being a 'supari...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
It is defiant ' the desperate act of men too profoundly convinced of the rottenness of our civilization to want to save a shred of its respectability. ' HERBERT READ