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An irrelevant market
There is much jubilation that 2006 saw Rs 80,000 crore worth of debt being raised in the market. The question needs to be asked, however, whose debt it was; three-quarters of it was raised by government banks. It may be that the banks were borrowing ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Fitting tribute
Sir — “Teachers do not die” (Jan 25) is a rare homage to a teacher by another. Teaching is certainl ...  | Read.. 
 
Sordid turf wars
Sir — The sudden decision to change the venue of the India-Sri Lanka one-day international on Febru ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — The unofficial ban on the film, Parzania, in Gujarat is a severe blow to the liberal d ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
CLEAR THE GREEN
This is a rare victory, and Calcutta’s culture will be the richer for it. The Calcutta high court has ruled against the holdi...| Read.. 
 
HOW TO WIN IT
One is tempted to borrow the Indian psephologists’ favourite term for the situation in the United States of America. The ‘ant...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Killing A Hope
When they buried Hrant Dink in Istanbul last Tuesday (January 23), more than 100,000 Turks came to his funeral, filling the s...  | Read.. 
OPED
Experiments with truth in a fractured land
All of a sudden, the name, Gandhi, and the principles represented by the Mahatma are being invoked in a fractured land for whose swaraj — by which he meant self-rule — ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
As long as men are men, a poor society cannot be too poor to find a right order of life, nor a rich society too rich to have need to seek it. — R.H. TAWNEY