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I Tarzan, you terrorist
To escape from religious persecution in their own country, a Russian couple migrated to the United States of America towards the beginning of the 20th century. They were overwhelmed by the friendliness with which they were received in the new country...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
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Sir ' It is both surprising and amusing to find Githa Hariharan admitting at last that Hindutva ...  | Read.. 
 
Visiting hour
Sir ' Anil Ambani's 'personal' meeting with the chief minister, Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee, after fai ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
MILITARY LIST
The Indian army moves with an enormous amount of baggage. This baggage is colonial, and pertains not only to the various ritu...| Read.. 
 
BEFORE THE VOTE
Even 'foreigners' can be an election issue in India. In Assam, all elections have been dominated by controversies over the Ba...| Read.. 
 
BONA FIDE
 
Lessons from Venice
It is always refreshing and, in some ways, exhilarating to leave India and travel away from the man-made mess that symbolizes...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
I ask you to look both ways. For the road to a knowledge of the stars leads through the atom; and important knowledge of the atom has been reached through the stars. ' ARTHUR EDDINGTON
 
BOOKS
The Civilians
The Ruling Caste: Imperial Lives in the Victorian Raj By David Gilmour, ...  | Read.. 
 
After such knowledge
Weight Loss By Upamanyu Chatterjee, Viking, Rs 495...  | Read.. 
 
Affairs of the state and beyond
The Idea of Pakistan By Stephen Philip Cohen, Oxford, Rs 495...  | Read.. 
 
A few good journeymen
Travels to Europe: Self and Other in Bengali Travel Narratives (1870-1910)...  | Read.. 
 
Paintings in prose
It is difficult to ignore anything that Simon Schama writes. His prose scin...  | Read.. 
 

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