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Virtual cricket
Counter-factual history has become hugely popular nowadays, with scholars writing imaginatively on what might have been rather than in more sober fashion of what actually did take place. There are now some entertaining 'what-if' books in the market, ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
In the light of reason
Sir ' Ophthalmologists are perhaps overreacting a bit when they fear that Naina, the film st ...  | Read.. 
 
A new beginning
Sir ' The former Australian skipper, Greg Chappell, has been appointed the Indian cricket team's co ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
AGE AND PERFORMANCE
Politicians and wine always mature with age. On wines this is a proven fact; on politicians it is conventional wisdom. In every other sphere, ageing is considered to be a disadvantage. ...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
Sacred and profane pleasures
Publishing is a much-maligned profession: authors who provide them sustenance have a poor opinion of them. Those whose manusc...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
He that is a traveller must have the back of an ass to bear all, a tongue like the tail of a dog to flatter all, the mouth of a hog to eat all what is set before him, the ear of a merchant to hear all and say nothing; and if this be not the highest step of thraldom, there is no liberty or freedom. ' THOMAS NASHE
 
PEOPLE
SHOW MUST GO ON
Hes cool. He backchats celebs with flair. And he gets everyone to let their hair down. TV viewers can hardly wait to share their next coffee with Karan Johar ...  | Read.. 
 
Out & About
Homecoming, or something like it
Ushering in Poe
Pen of steel