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The logic of history
It is so different in the advanced citadels of world capitalism. I remember traipsing half-way across London to a tiny shop adjoining Pentonville prison to locate a watch-repairer whose charges were somewhat affordable. Even then, it cost me a whoppi...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Landed in trouble
Sir — It is unfortunate that the government of West Bengal has failed to learn its lessons from the ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
WATCHING OVER
It would be insufficient to say that the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the parliament’s expulsion of 11 of its members i...| Read.. 
 
DUAL TONE
Economic reforms, unlike charity, do not begin at home. Many politicians and political parties known to be advocates of econo...| Read.. 
 
BONA FIDE
 
Bring on the youth
India seems to have become the flavour of the year in countries of the West. Magazines and newspapers are doing endless piece...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
Many people consider the things which government does for them to be social progress, but they consider the things government does for others as socialism. — EARL WARREN
 
BOOKS
Winged voyager
A BIRD’S EYE VIEW: THE COLLECTED ESSAYS AND SHORTER WRITINGS OF SALIM ALI...  | Read.. 
 
Guided to succeed
Senior academics have always scoffed at ‘made-easies’ or guides but they co...  | Read.. 
 
No full stops in Babur’s Samarkand
TRAVELS IN TRANSOXIANA By Jaswant Singh, Rupa, Rs 395...  | Read.. 
 
A lucky mistake
WHITE DEATH: RUSSIA’S WAR ON FINLAND, 1939-40 By Robert Edwards, Weidenf...  | Read.. 
 

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