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That dome in air
Performance is an exercise of power, a very anxious one. Curious because it is at first so furiously self-consultative…later so eager for publicity, love and historical dimension — Edward Said, Musical Elaborations....  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Is fair foul'
Sir — Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee was hell-bent on holding the Book Fair on the Maidan and it seems tha ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
MEDDLE AND RUIN
Tragedy, it has been said, repeats itself as farce. There is no reason for the annual Book Fair in Calcutta to be either a fa...| Read.. 
 
KEEP COUNTING
Like many social indicators that help classify Indians into the haves and the have-nots, birth registrations too speak of div...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Cooling the hills
A few years ago, when some over-enthusiastic Naga students publicly punished Bihari labourers in Kohima for carrying inner li...  | Read.. 
OPED
Fear is the nastiest four-letter word
Dear children, I know that you are not in the habit of receiving letters from us adults …either because we don’t have the time or because we don’t think it important enough to...  | Read.. 
 
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Few have heard of Fra Luca Parioli, the inventor of double-entry book-keeping; but he has probably had much more influence on human life than has Dante or Michelangelo. — HERBERT J. MULLER