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Nengti's wedding
'What does an ethnographer do' ' he writes. ' Clifford Geertz, The Interpretation of Cultures. 'Syar, Nengtir-na biya!' a little girl informed us, leaning, with coy but laughing eyes, on the rickety gate of green bamboo that led to her mud-and-thatch learning centre in the village ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Slip sliding away
Sir ' Shivajirao Deshmukh, the Maharashtra legislative council chairman, probably thinks that the s ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
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The army of independent India is a colonial army, and it does not quite know what to do with this paradox. One sign of this c...| Read.. 
 
OUT IN THE COLD
Can these elections see a revival of the Congress's fortunes in West Bengal' The answer to this question could determine the ...| Read.. 
 
CHINA DIARY
 
Check before you leap
The recent national committee meet of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, the country's highest advisory ...  | Read.. 
OPED
Shutting out the past
Long, long before adjectives such as 'multicultural' had come into vogue, and the juggernaut of globalization had begun to reduce diverse cultural manifestations into a morass...  | Read.. 
 
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The supernatural virtue of justice consists of behaving exactly as though there were equality when one is the stronger in an unequal relationship. ' SIMONE WEIL