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Nengti's wedding
The journey from Nengti's village, Gobindopur-Johoratola, into Malda town is incredibly short. It takes about half an hour on a motorcycle. But it is easy to forget the closeness of the town and give in to the apparent remoteness and insularity of th...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Harsh notes
Sir ' The transport minister, Subhas Chakraborty, has once again stepped out of line and spoiled h ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir ' Where the urban educated class have failed, the rebels have succeeded ('First The Kid, then m ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
VOTERS WIN
Cynics who scoff at the power of the vote must be a self-deluding lot. The huge turnout of voters in the first phase of polli...| Read.. 
 
JUST A NUDGE
Tragedy is created when two rights are thrown into conflict ' love against honour for example, or obedience to the king agai...| Read.. 
 
CHINA DIARY
 
Towards a watery grave
If Narendra Modi and all the supporters of the Narmada dam lived in China, the likes of Medha Patkar would have been no imped...  | Read.. 
OPED
Debating on the future
Something extraordinary happened in the Kerala unit of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) on the eve of the forthcoming elections in the state. Faced with street protests ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
I am suspicious of guilt in myself and in other people: it is usually a way of thinking, or of announcing one's own fine sensibilities the better to be rid of them fast.' LILLIAN HELLMAN