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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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The wronglish tree
Last year, in an article on writing in India, William Dalrymple compared our regional literatures to the elephant being touched by blind savants, their sightless groping yielding no proper description or definition. Dalrymple's argument went somethin...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Playing to appease
Sir ' The photograph of Sachin Tendulkar performing rituals to get rid of an ancestral curse is sh ...  | Read.. 
 
Speak free
Sir ' The Board of Control for Cricket in India seems to have forgotten that, as a democratically ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
THE THIRD EYE
Time was when cricket was considered to be synonymous with fair play. Competition, the influence of money and betting, and a ...| Read.. 
 
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Every city has a sex and age which have nothing to do with demography. Rome is feminine...London is a teen-ager and urchin, and, in this, hasn't changed since the time of Dickens. Paris, I believe, is a man in his twenties in love with an older woman. ' JOHN BERGER
 
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More sex please, we are BPO
For one evening, placard-holding cardboard condoms were plastered across the otherwise staid-looking iEnergizer office, a cal...  | Read..