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Byword for disruption
This is the strangest assembly election ever experienced in West Bengal.The Election Commission guidelines have drained this festival of democracy of colour and the usual carnival atmosphere. The evocative graffiti, which used to be the most cost-eff...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
United we stand
Sir ' The crude bomb explosions inside the Jama Masjid, while prayers were going on, left 13 people ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
DIFFERENT TAR
People campaigning for a particular cause are prone to blindness. Their obsession with the cause often leads to a warping of ...| Read.. 
 
DEFYING FEAR
The people of Manipur are no strangers to terror, but they also know how to defy it. Journalists in Imphal too have their own...| Read.. 
 
BONA FIDE
 
Cast out of consent
It was very heartening to find the young so very sane and appropriate in their reaction to the simplistic, age-old, predictab...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
We fight wars which we lose, then we make films showing how we won them and the films make more money than the war lost. ' GORE VIDAL
 
BOOKS
Hardly any snob value
ELITE CLUBS OF INDIA (Bhageria Foundation, Rs 3,900) by Purshottam Bhageria and Pavan Malhotra ...  | Read.. 
 
Winning over defeat
The Match Romesh Gunesekera, Bloomsbury, Rs 495...  | Read.. 
 
Too good to be true
THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS By John Boyne, David Fickling, '10.99 ...  | Read.. 
 
Memories of another day
Book of Rachel By Esther David, Viking, Rs 295...  | Read.. 
 
History for children
History books for schoolchildren have always been criticized by parent-teac...  | Read.. 
 

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