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A linked future
Alice Hardgrove's scholarly work on Marwaris cites European Jews and the Chinese of Indonesia. The latter comparison had occurred to me during Java's 1998 anti-Chinese riots when I read that the community accounted for under five per cent of Indonesi...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Meet the young
Sir ' How many state governors today have the humility to sit among students in a college and atten ...  | Read.. 
 
Sir ' Sania Mirza has returned from New York, a sadder but surely wiser person ('I enjoy carrying w ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
MAD GIRL IN A LITTLE DRESS
It is not news when a woman is locked up by her family. In spite of the advances made by the women's movement in India, the s...| Read.. 
 
OPED
Elephants in the mist
The early morning mist rising off the Kabini Reservoir gives the land a surreal look. The sun has not risen yet, and the grassy banks of the reservoir are calm. A dark shape l...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
It is a fatal defect of current principles of administration that, like proverbs, they occur in pairs. For almost every principle one can find a equally plausible and acceptable contradictory principle. Although the principles of the pair will lead to exactly opposite recommendations, there is nothing in the theory to indicate which is the appropriate one to apply. ' HERBERT SIMON
 
PEOPLE
The Solitary Leaper
As symbols go, this one is particularly telling. When Kerala caterer K.T. Markose dropped the initial letter from daughter Ma...  | Read..