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Pre-budget musings
P. Chidambaram occupies the enviable chair of the finance minister of India, but is entrusted with the world's most unenviable task, that of delivering a budget on February 28 that will promise prosperity for each and every member of the 100-crore st...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Sweet revenge
Sir ' The Indian cricket team should be congratulated for their emphatic series win over Pakistan i ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
IN FULL VIEW
The very rich can get away with murder ' and everything else ' as long as the victims are less rich. Or less well-connected. ...| Read.. 
 
JUST A START
Very few triumphs are absolutely unequivocal. It is understandable that right-thinking Indians would hail the Best Bakery con...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Paying back in kind
Most people are ambivalent about 'brain drain.' On one hand, it's hard to blame young doctors or teachers or engineers from p...  | Read.. 
OPED
Uncertainties dog nuclear deal
Barely three days before the visit of President George. W Bush there is no certainty about the India-US civilian nuclear cooperation agreement. Although both sides still see t...  | Read.. 
 
The causes of a malady
Inhibitions to effective labour inspection of child labour : Lack of political will. Notwithstanding their obligations under international standards, a major obstacle to labou...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
When either the political or the scientific discourse announces itself as the voice of reason, it is playing God, and should be spanked and stood in the corner. ' URSULA LEGUIN