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Life at second hand
One of the hardest things for people in the non-West to come to terms with is the fact that a substantial part of their life and work will, inevitably, be second hand. There is, after all, a price to be paid for playing catch-up, for backwardness, an...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Unholy mission
Sir — Refusing to admit critically-ill patients, charging extravagant amounts as medical bills, and ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir— Although Achin Vanaik visited Israel, his article,“A garrison state” (April 14), reflects, mor ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
CENTRE RIGHT
The final round of the French presidential elections will be a classic duel. The 12 original candidates have been pared down ...| Read.. 
 
RULE OF FLAW
The road to hell, it is said, is paved with good intentions. Some of the actions of the army-backed interim government in Dha...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Flying In The Face Of Hardship
What could be the story behind the front-page photograph on April 10, showing an Air India Airbus-310-300 in a tilted ‘attitu...  | Read.. 
OPED
French taste and bravura
The official results of the first round of the French elections were released late on Monday by the interior ministry of France. The verdict narrowed the field from 12 candida...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Farce is the essential theatre. Farce refined becomes high comedy: farce brutalized becomes tragedy. But at the roots of all drama farce is to be found. — EDWARD GORDON CRAIG