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How pluralism goes bad
If, as this column has argued recently, the Indian republic’s virtue lies in its his- torical achievement in making diversity a democratic virtue, its defects and cruelties spring from that same pluralist nationalism....  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Wrong lessons
Sir — Greg Chappell’s fondness for experimentation has proved to be costly for Indian cricket. Und ...  | Read.. 
 
Dead weight
Sir — The accident caused by a bridge falling on one of the coaches of the Howrah-Jamalpur Express ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
DOUBLESPEAK
Mr Manmohan Singh’s support to Mr Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on the question of acquisition of farmland in Singur for the propos...| Read.. 
 
CAME TO BLUNDER
There is some irony in the fact that the president of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Mr Rajnath Singh, came to West Bengal to in...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Better to burn out than fade
Possibly the greatest swimmer ever, Ian Thorpe stepped off the block on November 21, after 22 world records, 11 world titles,...  | Read.. 
OPED
Development versus displacement
The author is professor of economics, Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
But there comes a moment in everybody’s life when he must decide whether he’ll live among human beings or not — a fool among fools or a fool alone. — THORNTON WILDER