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Whizkids with guns
Remember Robert McNamara, one of the best and brightest of American whizkids of the immediate post-World War II generation' John F. Kennedy picked McNamara as his defence secretary. The formidable academic persona set his heart to bully the Vietnam...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Down the drain
Sir ' The city roads may be caked with dirt but Calcuttans are very particular about keeping their ...  | Read.. 
 
Paper tigers
Sir ' Many cricket experts had described the present Pakistan team as the 'weakest ever' to tour In ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
NO SHANGRI-LA
It could be tempting to romanticize it as the fall of the world's last Shangri-La. It is also possible to create an idyllic p...| Read.. 
 
FRIVOLITY FINE
A public interest litigation is not meant to muddy the waters. This seems to be the message in the Bombay high court's decisi...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Look kindly on a Friend
The attention of the world has been turned on Nepal after the country was plunged into turmoil following the abolition of dem...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
The love of posterity is a consequence of the necessity of death. If a man were sure of living forever here, he would not care about his offspring. ' NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE
 
BOOKS
Some lead from the front
LEADERSHIP IN THE INDIAN ARMY: BIOGRAPHIES OF TWELVE SOLDIERS By V.K. Singh...  | Read.. 
 
The great Mughals
THE EMPIRE OF THE GREAT MUGHALS: HISTORY, ART AND CULTUREBy Annemarie Schimmel,...  | Read.. 
 
For the love of the hills
The relationship between an ambassador and the country of his postin...  | Read.. 
 
Not a religion, but a way of life
HINDU MYTH, HINDU HISTORY: RELIGION, ART, AND POLITICS By Heinrich von Ste...  | Read.. 
 
Emptiness full of meaning
Through the Closed Doorway: A Collection of Nazms By Shahryar Rupa, $ 15...  | Read.. 
 

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