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Road to dereliction
Among the many new schemes for West Bengal's development, one is to construct a highway from Barasat, headquarters of North 24-Parganas, to Raichak in South 24-Parganas, located on the Hooghly river and the gateway to Haldia on the opposite bank. The...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Stop the violence
Sir ' Israel has turned its attention to Lebanon after the Hizbollah kidnapped two of its soldiers ...  | Read.. 
 
Back to basics
Sir ' The railway ministry has been releasing large advertisements that talk of faster trains and a ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir ' Ramachandra Guha writes in 'Rough-edged genius'(July 8) that he saw the late England fast bow ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
GAIN FOR INDIA
Better late than never. It has taken an enormous amount of persuasion on India's part to convince the major powers of the wor...| Read.. 
 
KILLING FIELDS
Terror can stalk innocent people anywhere ' on Mumbai's trains and in government-run 'safe camps' in Chhattisgarh's Maoist ba...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Another battle lost
There have been four foreign invasions of Afghanistan in less than 200 years. The first two were British, and unashamedly imp...  | Read.. 
OPED
Happy days are here again
Overland trade with China has been resumed through the Nathu-la. What it will mean for the Indian economy is uncertain and even conjectures are pointless in these early days. ...  | Read.. 
 
The fight for justice
Pursuant to Congress' Joint Resolution authorizing the President to 'use all necessary and appropriate force against those nations, organizations, or persons he determines pla...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
He was pleasantly surprised to find himself so reconciled to death. If he ever lived his life again, he decided, he would insist on a brand new actor in the leading role. ' JOHN LE CARR'