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Pragmatism in politics
As society and politics have changed in India in the last sixty years, our perceptions of them have also changed. Because the changes have been gradual and incremental and not sudden or dramatic, as in China, we do not always recognize that the reali...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Unwelcome attention
Sir — It is difficult to understand why members of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) became u ...  | Read.. 
 
Question of answers
Sir — After the Madhyamik question papers were found riddled with mistakes, the president of the We ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — One wonders how the ministry of urban development could declare that the performance of Beng ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
FREE ART
It is often the law itself that turns the natural and the inevitable into an offence. Something of this sort has been happeni...| Read.. 
 
BLUNDERS KILL
Governments and politicians in India seem to be both unable and unwilling to learn from mistakes. Sad as it is, the assassina...| Read.. 
 
MALA FIDE
 
How to Bridge The Gap
The latest of the harebrain ideas to hit the capital is the attempt by the authorities to construct a tunnel to assist athlet...  | Read.. 
OPED
Broken promises
What treaty that the whites have kept has the Red broken'/Not one./ What treaty that the white man ever ...  | Read.. 
 
Reason to look forward
Even as the media remained preoccupied with the Congress debacle in Punjab and Uttarakhand, an interesting scenario was unfolding in Manipur. The Congress-Communist Party of I...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Perhaps being old is having lighted rooms/ Inside your head, and people in them, acting./ People you know, yet can’t quite name. — PHILIP LARKIN