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Debate Bengali style
On March 13, I wrote a comment in The Telegraph on the Indian conception of democracy. Elsewhere — in Europe in particular — democracy is taken to be a peaceful way of settling differences. It involves elections as ours does; but in most of Eu...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Unlawful deeds
Sir — NDTV’s sting operation investigating the BMW hit-and-run case reveals an unpleasant, though n ...  | Read.. 
 
Right side up
Sir — In response to Mukul Kesavan’s article, “Inconsistently liberal” (May 31), I feel impelled to ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
NO RED LIGHT
The word trafficking sounds particularly ugly. What it signifies, however, is far more hideous. The word was not part of comm...| Read.. 
 
ACT WITH CAUTION
The use of force is not the best way for a state to win the people’s confidence. If large sections of the people of Manipur a...| Read.. 
 
MALAFIDE
 
Scared by the silence
Silence is always scary and spells confusion. It endorses the perception that a silent leadership, not engaged in committed d...  | Read.. 
OPED
The garbage people
There are two words that come up frequently if you talk at any length to the survivors of the 2002 genocide in Gujarat — tufaan or a storm, and mazaak or a joke....  | Read.. 
 
Guaranteed to protect and care
These Guiding Principles address the specific needs of internally displaced persons worldwide.......  | Read..