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Time and the instant
Around 1980 I started to write something which at that time I imagined would be in three volumes, and that 'something', twenty-five years afterwards, is made of four volumes and is not completed yet. In fact, I'm in the middle of writing the fifth pa...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Laws that bind
Sir ' The 'Dos and Don'ts at Pushkar' (Dec 2) tarnish the image of the beautiful land of Rajasthan. ...  | Read.. 
 
Hope floats
Sir ' These are truly exciting times for West Bengal ('Wage-dues hump on Dunlop revival road'). The ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
WELL DONE
Indian cricket fans usually have very little to celebrate. Sachin Tendulkar's record of the highest number of centuries in te...| Read.. 
 
TOUCH OF FEAR
A many-sided issue may become muddied by simplistic responses. The Communist Party of India (Marxist) has responded predictab...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
The final hours
They gave British playwright, Harold Pinter, the Nobel prize for literature, and the committee that awarded it made particula...  | Read.. 
OPED
The victor and the vanquished
Venison, it is said, is a gourmet's delight. Last Yuletide, on seeing residents of Virginia ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
At bottom, the society of scientists is more important than their discoveries. What science has to teach us here is not its techniques but its spirit: the irresistible need to explore. ' JACOB BRONOWSKI