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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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A pot of Indian crabs
Romesh Bhandari ' the former foreign secretary and former governor of Tripura, Goa and Uttar Pradesh, who nearly became governor of West Bengal last year with the blessings of the leaders of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) in New Delhi ' was ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Play by the new rule
Sir ' The Centre is considering ways to get around the Supreme Court ruling on the de-reservation o ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
SAGE ADVICE
In a democracy, political power is born through the ballot box. The old Maoist clich' that power flows from the barrel of a g...| Read.. 
 
DOME IN WRAPS
Calcutta sometimes boggles one's sense of the absurd. A new scheme is now taking up the time of such august and busy institut...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
On land, and over the water
With each hike in the prices of petrol and diesel, Indians must regret that their administrators have not paid more attention...  | Read.. 
OPED
Get ready for a repeat performance
Conditions, be it social or political, are unlikely to change in a hurry in Bihar. Which means, says Sumanta Sen, the country might just witness another hung assembly in the state...  | Read.. 
 
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