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New logic for new India
Even after he fell from grace and spent his last years in disgrace, there was one country where Richard Nixon was always welcome. For all its other angularities, China never forgot its indebtedness to the man who in 1971 began the process of extricat...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Without hope
Sir ' The report, 'Death row convict freed' (Feb 17), is evidence of all that is wrong with our jud ...  | Read.. 
 
Role back
Sir ' The report,'Double-role trouble for MP Jaya' (March 7), where Jaya Bachchan is supposed to ha ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
LOCAL FLAVOUR
People try to rediscover their identities in many ways. Reviving old names is often the politicians' way of gaining popular s...| Read.. 
 
TO COURT TROUBLE
History is made in unexpected ways. The Supreme Court has awarded Ms Zahira Sheikh, one of the sufferers in the Best Bakery v...| Read.. 
 
BONA FIDE
 
Blasting through peace
A colonial power was dismissed from a fragmented subcontinent. The defeated colonial power, aliens with no understanding of t...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
When the oak-tree is fallen, the whole forest echoes with it; but a hundred acorns are planted silently by some unnoticed breeze. ' THOMAS CARLYLE
 
BOOKS
Grief's defeat
Relationships By Rabindranath Tagore, Translated by Supriya Chaudhuri, ...  | Read.. 
 
Clarity and control
Let me finish. By Udo Grashoff, Headline, '12.99...  | Read.. 
 
No philosopher's stone
Brahma's Dream By Shree Ghatage, IndiaInk, Rs 495...  | Read.. 
 
What is to be done'
Islam: Negotiating the Future By Rashid Shaz, Milli, Rs 395...  | Read.. 
 
If committees could make books
'A camel is a horse formed by a committee,' is an Arab proverb that best ex...  | Read.. 
 

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