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Party time for the family
The first and last time I was in the same room as any member of the Nehru-Gandhi family was back in the year 1971. I was then thirteen, sent against my will to study ' if that is the word ' at a public school in Dehradun, among whose alumni were Raji...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Fitting the role
Sir ' During Sonia Gandhi's Mumbai visit, I saw an intriguing scene on a television news channel: t ...  | Read.. 
 
Running after shame
Sir ' The news of the discus thrower, Neelam Jaswant Singh, testing positive at the dope test at th ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir ' I recently found out that our national anthem, Jana gana mana, is available as a mobil ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
MODERN SOLUTION
Calcutta and some of its people will have to steel themselves for another bout of paternal care. The chief minister and his n...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
Calculated moves
Our politicians are so eager to stay in the news that no sooner an occurrence takes place, than they rush to make statements ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
The unbought grace of life, the cheap defence of nations, the nurse of manly sentiment and heroic enterprise is gone! it is gone, that sensibility of principle, that chastity of honour, which felt a stain like a wound, which ennobled whatever it touched, and under which vice itself lost half its evil, by losing all its grossness. ' EDMUND BURKE
 
PEOPLE
FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS
Ram Swarup Mahato has been pulling his rickshaw for 32 years. And, despite the order passed by the state government, he’...  | Read..