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Straddling three nations
The American social scientist, Alice Thorner, died in Paris last month. She was eighty-eight and in failing health for some months. The end therefore was not altogether unexpected. Even so, the pangs of sorrow felt by friends are hardly diminished. T...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Change the script
Sir ' Githa Hariharan tries hard to keep to the centre ground in her article, 'Perfecting the past' ...  | Read.. 
 
Go between
Sir ' Do a few of people, hand-picked by the United Liberation Front of Asom, have the right to dec ...  | Read.. 
 
Cut price
Sir ' Debashish Bhattacharyya's article on the 'Media War' (Aug 21) in Mumbai bears out why the cit ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
WRONG STRESS
Student stress seems to be the government's latest worry. A number of reforms in syllabi, and in the structure and methods of...| Read.. 
 
DIVIDE AND VOTE
In a mature democracy, the people vote, not as members of a group, but as free individuals. But elections in India have becom...| Read.. 
 
BONA FIDE
 
Deep end of the abyss
How wrong our priorities are! Departments of government are in a state of perpetual distraction with either pandering to the ...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
Drink and dance and laugh and lie,/ Love, the reeling midnight through,/ For tomorrow we shall die!/ (But, alas, we never do). ' DOROTHY PARKER
 
BOOKS
House on fire
A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian By Marina Lewycka, Viking, ' 9...  | Read.. 
 
Through thick and thin
The Family in India: Structure and Practice Edited by Tulsi Patel, Sage...  | Read.. 
 
Life lived in an age of extremes
My Reminiscences: Social Development During the Gandhian Era and After By ...  | Read.. 
 
What the pictures tell
Bollywood: Popular Indian Cinema Through a Transnational lens Edited by Ra...  | Read.. 
 
Answering the call of the wild
HONORARY TIGER: THE LIFE OF BILLY ARJAN SINGH
By Duff Hart-Davis, Roli, Rs 350...  | Read.. 
 

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