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Controlling inflation
The budget for the next year will be revealed to us in less than a fortnight. In normal years, discussions about what is in store for us on February 28 — the day on which the finance minister announces the budget — occupy much of the space in newspap...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
High return
Sir — With hard work and dedication, Sourav Ganguly has made a spectacular return to the Indian cri ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — The verdict on political vandalism by a Tamil Nadu court comes at a time when West Bengal nee ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
OFF TRACK
For a relationship that so routinely uses buses and trains as vehicles of expression, the message sent out by bombed train co...| Read.. 
 
ON THE CONTRARY
For all its capacity for doublespeak, these must be trying times for the Communist Party of India (Marxist). It not only says...| Read.. 
 
MALA FIDE
 
Camera does not lie
While watching a news item on television the other evening on the possible nomination of Amitabh Bachchan for the post of the...  | Read.. 
OPED
Unquiet flows the Cauvery
At a recent lecture, Amartya Sen passionately pleaded for “public reason, goodwill and voluntarism over crude utilitarianism” in the larger context of public health. But the p...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Trickle down theory: the less than elegant metaphor that if one feeds the horse enough oats, some will pass through to the road for the sparrows. — JOHN KENNETH GALBRAITH