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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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Man in a hurry
For the fledgling Bharatiya Janata Party, New Year's Day, 1985 was not the occasion to celebrate. As the general election results poured in, the anticipated victory of the Congress turned into an avalanche. Rajiv Gandhi not only bettered Jawaharlal N...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Going nowhere
Sir ' Ashok Mitra's support of the strike by the employees of the State Bank of India to pressurize ...  | Read.. 
 
Unholy matrimony
Sir ' It is horrifying that even today, 50 per cent girls in India continue to be married off befor ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
RUN FOR LOVE
Budhia Singh, the marathon-running four-year-old, is loved by all. But what is the nature of this love' The answer to this mi...| Read.. 
 
BRUTE FORCE
Even a minor incident involving violence in Gujarat rings alarm bells. This is related to the track record of Mr Narendra Mod...| Read.. 
 
CHINA DIARY
 
What to do on May Day
If it's New Year, spend the day with peasants; if it's Labour Day, lunch with the workers. China's leaders know exactly how t...  | Read.. 
OPED
The girls in the backroom
'However much you strut about outside,/ Get home and the wife will take your hide./ In the home, Mian's a zero,/ Bibi's the real hero.'...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
It is because nations tend towards stupidity and baseness that mankind moves so slowly; it is because individuals have a capacity for better things that it moves at all. ' GEORGE GISSING