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Caste prejudice
Contrary to the expectations of forward-looking Indians at the time of independence, the caste system is still with us. The social anthropologists were in a minority when even at that time they pointed to the continuing strength and resilience of cas...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Bengali first
Sir ' Ashok Mitra's attempt to defend the ludicrous displays of Bengali chauvinism is quite unsuppo ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
GREEN VS RALLIES
In a democracy, elected representatives of the people are supposed to reflect the views of those who vote them to power. Poli...| Read.. 
 
SYSTEM FAILURE
Train journeys in India can be nightmarish for a variety of reasons. But what some security personnel did on board a train in...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
In the crisis region
Recently, the former Bharatiya Janata Party chief minister of Madhya Pradesh, Uma Bharti, was expelled for 'indiscipline'. Ea...  | Read.. 
OPED
One-third wealth, two-third squalor
Of late, economists of all hues have been unanimously proclaiming the emergence of India and China as economic superpowers in the not-too-distant future. The international med...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
It will be a gay world. There will be lights everywhere except in the minds of men, and the fall of the last civilization will not be heard above the din. ' HERBERT READ