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Brief history of coalitions
Indira Gandhi established a highly centralized governance, with the roles of prime minister and party president combined in her. Since the Congress, for most of her time as prime minister, had strong parliamentary majorities, she did not have to cons...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Dangerous liaisons
Sir — The fact that power corrupts and corrupts absolutely has been proved once again by the Kavit ...  | Read.. 
 
The haunting
Sir — In “Who is the exorcist'” (Dec 24), Rudrangshu Mukherjee raises some important points about ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
HANGING FIRE
The hanging of Saddam Hussein is the last chapter of a chronicle foretold. The day the former tyrant of Iraq was picked out f...| Read.. 
 
DARK QUESTIONS
The children of the poor are terribly convenient creatures. They provide cheap or free labour (domestic or otherwise), can be...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
To work in peace
The complaint of Raj Kaur, a war widow, that she is being hounded for sex over the past three years by an official as highly ...  | Read.. 
OPED
Masters of the game, but not the test
Cricket historians believe that official Anglo-Australian test cricket started in 1877 at Melbourne. Subsequently an incident at the Oval in 1881 is supposed to have laid the ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
First you have to liberate the children... and then you have to liberate the men... and then if there’s any liberation left you can take it into the kitchen and eat it. — JOANNA RUSS