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Chaos and fury
The defining moment of the just-concluded monsoon session of parliament, we will be told, was the passing of the rural employment guarantee bill. But should not the session be remembered for something else too, by the sour taste left in the mouth by ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Poor counsel
Sir ' Caesar's wife should not only be above suspicion but also appear to be so. Only the extremely ...  | Read.. 
 
A hero in his times
Sir ' Swapan Dasgupta locates the appeal of Mangal Pandey in Indians supposedly being more f ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
A STEP AHEAD
Constitutional debates are important in so far as they improve on existing laws and become a guide to future action. The Supr...| Read.. 
 
PANIC ATTACK
Terror comes in many guises in Iraq. It erupted in a horrific form among the hundreds of thousands of Shia pilgrims heading t...| Read.. 
 
BONA FIDE
 
More child's play
Delhi has been brimming over with strange happenings this last week. The chant from a rather broken down BJP has been, 'Chida...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
The same principles which at first lead to scepticism, pursued to a certain point, bring men back to common sense. ' GEORGE BERKELEY
 
BOOKS
Terror pageant
Shalimar the Clown By Salman Rushdie, Jonathan Cape, Rs 595 ...  | Read.. 
 
No noose is good news
Thug: The True Story of India's Murderous Cult By Mike Dash, Granta, Rs ...  | Read.. 
 
Life as a stage
John Gielgud: The Authorized Biography By Sheridan Morley, Simon &Schuster, $ 30...  | Read.. 
 
A true champion
Every Second Counts By Lance Armstrong, Random House, ' 8...  | Read.. 
 
Carrying the old baggage
JOURNEY OF THE UPANISHADS TO THE WEST, By Swami Tathagatananda, Advaita...  | Read.. 
 

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