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Last words on the raj
'A historian must make do with such ideas as he has, but he might always try to send them out in better shape.' So wrote A.P. Thornton, that fine historian of the imperial idea and its enemies. Thornton's words came back to me when reading the mail I...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Just exhibitionism
Sir ' The report, 'Animal world allows in man' (Aug 27), with snaps of human exhibits in fig leaves ...  | Read.. 
 
Travelogue
Sir ' Cooperation with Afghanistan would be of great advantage to India. With the taliban gone, Pak ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
WHOSE INTEGRATION'
The unity of India has always been a question of its diversity. The great empires of Indian history ' the Maurya Empire, the ...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
A Frenchwoman in Delhi
I write about a person very few people will have heard of. I do so because I know no one else who spent all her life giving a...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
That which once united man/ Now drives him apart. We are not helpless/ Creatures crashing onwards irresistibly to doom./ There is time for everything and time to choose/ For everything. We are that time, that choice./ Everybody gets what he deserves. ' ALAN BOLD
 
PEOPLE
CAESAR’S WIFE
Nalini Chidambaram, who’s now in the eye of a storm, has assiduously kept away from politics and could, but for her sta...  | Read..