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Safety in numbers
It has been, some will say, an exceedingly good wind; the outcome of the mid-term poll in the United States of America is going to induce fresh possibilities in several directions. A huge number of Indian citizens — barring, what a pity, the country’...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Suffering on tour
Sir — The Indian cricket team must be congratulated for putting up yet another inept batting displa ...  | Read.. 
 
Flight unsafe
Sir — Despite the measures undertaken by the authorities to enhance security at the airports, one c ...  | Read.. 
 
Ugly truth
Sir — The report, “On Tomato diet, model dies” (Nov 18), should come as a warning to aspiring model ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
FIRE WITHIN
The inferno that claimed nine lives in one of the city’s many sweatshops in Topsia has left behind dark, indelible marks. Som...| Read.. 
 
GOODWILL CALL
The head of the largest economy of Asia met the head of the largest democracy of Asia. The meeting, according to the normal e...| Read.. 
 
BONA FIDE
 
Bring on the new wave Malvika Singh
If you look at the many initiatives taken by the United Progressive Alliance that will make a difference to life outside of t...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
A baby Sardine/ Saw her first submarine:/ She was scared and watched through a peephole./ ‘Oh, come, come, come,’/ Said the Sardine’s mum,/ ‘It’s only a tin full of people.’ — SPIKE MILLIGAN
 
BOOKS
Shovelfuls of money
MADE FOR MAHARAJAS (Roli, Rs 4,500) by the curator of ...  | Read.. 
 
Thus spake Curzon
A doggerel written about George Nathaniel Curzon while he was an undergr...  | Read.. 
 
Their master’s legacy
While ‘dialectic’ is the key-word in Marxist social philosophy, ‘harmony’ i...  | Read.. 
 
Humouring the enigmatic other
THE CALL OF THE WEIRD: TRAVELS IN AMERICAN SUB-CULTURES, By Louis Theroux,...  | Read.. 
 
Fact and fiction
1857 was a turning point in both British imperial and Indian histories. For...  | Read.. 
 

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