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Polite society
Like Calcutta’s reorganized street crossings, Singapore’s lavatory posters are part of the polite society’s infrastructure. But whereas the poster promises improvement, our crossings proclaim futility. The danger of regression, something that Singapo...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Connected to death
Sir — Cell phones are the bane of today’s motorists. There have been many reports of mishaps takin ...  | Read.. 
 
Welcome back
Sir — The report, “Card for hawkers” (November 28), shows that the Left Front government is serious ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — The two young cricketers, Mohammed Shaivaaz Tumbi and Manoj Kumar, deserve congratulations fo ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
IDES OF DECEMBER
One woman’s failure is another man’s success. Mr Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has a chance now to do a dance on the political grav...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
Strange ways of faith
You must have often wondered why religions, as they are practised today, are so completely different from what their founders...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
I wonder what it’s like to be a tortoise. Not a barrel of laughs, I shouldn’t imagine. You can’t be frivolous or facetious if you’re a tortoise, can you' And think of the danger of being turned into a pair of hair-brushes...But you do have a home to go to. — KEITH WATERHOUSE
 
PEOPLE
SHOOTING STAR
STAR India CEO Sameer Nair, the creative engine who propelled a whole lot of saas-bahu soaps that were lapped up by the natio...  | Read..