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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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Worst foot forward
The vote of the Jewish community is of crucial importance in a number of key states in the American elections. Equally important is the size of campaign funds Jewish business tycoons are capable of contributing. It is also not possible to overlook an...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Fingers burnt
Sir — It was unbecoming on the part of the West Bengal chief minister to describe Jagmohan Dalmiya’ ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
CALL THE BLUFF
Even Mr Manmohan Singh’s mildness and patience have their limits. The prime minister has, at long last, done some straight ta...| Read.. 
 
PEACE BY PIECE
Even a short spell of peace is better than none at all. The extension of the ceasefire in Nagaland by another year is, theref...| Read.. 
 
BONA FIDE
 
Keeping State Secrets
I was speaking to a civil servant the other day who was rather disturbed by the cabinet decision to keep file notings outside...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
What’s the good of a lie if it’s seen through' When I tell a lie no one can tell it from the gospel truth. Sometimes I can’t even tell it myself. — GRAHAM GREENE
 
BOOKS
Quiet fortitude
Spy Princess: The Life of Noor Inayat Khan By Shrabani Basu, Roli, Rs 3...  | Read.. 
 
Speaking in a forked tongue
Power in Print: Popular publishing and the politics of language and cultur...  | Read.. 
 
A river runs through it
HISTORIC BATTLEFIELDS OF PAKISTAN By Johnny Torrens-Spence, Oxford, Rs...  | Read.. 
 
In the presence of greatness
There are, Alberto Manguel writes in this little gem of a book, writers “wh...  | Read.. 
 

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