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The three 9/11s
I write this from the small New England town of New Haven, just seventy miles from New York, and I write this on 12th September, a day after the fifth anniversary of the earth-shattering — and history-defining — events that we have come to know as ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Face the fact
Sir — The photograph of the tennis player, Sania Mirza (“Search for Right Match”, Sept 7), on the f ...  | Read.. 
 
Identity crisis
Sir — In “The one and the many” (Sept 11), S.L. Rao has dealt with the issue of identity. Rao’s ana ...  | Read.. 
 
No girls please
Sir — It is shocking to see a mother kill her new-born girl child (“Girl child ‘murder’”, Sept 3). ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
WRONG GOAL
One of the remaining illusions of an illusionless age is the belief that when prime ministers meet, they discuss matters of g...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
For the sake of justice
Blank faces stare at us. White scarves inscribed with faceless silhouettes and names are tied around the foreheads of the fam...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
The thing is, it’s really hard to be roommates with people if your suitcases are much better than theirs — if yours are really good ones and theirs aren’t. You think if they’re intelligent and all, the other person, and have a good sense of humour, that they don’t give a damn whose suitcases are better, but they do. — J.D. SALINGER
 
PEOPLE
Winter of the patriarch
Jyoti Basu, those who know him say, is full of wisdom. And that possibly explains why his party has been reluctant to let him...  | Read..