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Containing China
Shinzo Abe’s accession to premiership in Japan accurately expresses and symbolizes the new Japan that has been in the making over the last few years under the tutelage of his predecessor, Junichiro Koizumi. One is referring here not so much to change...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Bandh no more
Sir — The bold call, “Defy Bandh”, on the front page of The Telegraph (Dec 20), is on ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
TORTUOUS PATH
Traders with nothing better to do got together under a neem tree in the 1830s to trade East India Company bonds, and f...| Read.. 
 
NOT A GIRL
The irony of her mother — a widowed farm hand in a Bengali village — being called Unnati, or Progress, is perhaps the least b...| Read.. 
 
MALA FIDE
 
The Babu and His Doings
As institutional degradation takes on immense proportions and becomes uncontrollable, much is being lost forever. Once again,...  | Read.. 
OPED
Where angels do not fear to tread
“Do I look like a detective'” asked Preeti Das, a rather plain-looking woman in a printed sari. I had not met a woman detective before. I had no idea what they looked ...  | Read.. 
 
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