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New day in Russia
On a recent visit to Russia with a small group of Indian social scientists, I had a strange encounter. We were accommodated in a large hotel in the university area where the facilities were adequate but not luxurious. Returning to the hotel after a s...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Quiet exit
Sir — It is now certain that Pratibha Patil has emerged as the Congress-Left consensus candidate fo ...  | Read.. 
 
Stay out of trouble
Sir — The report, “Model molested, crowd watches” (June 19), did not come as a surprise. It is not ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
THIRTY YEAR RULE
In a field of human activity in which a week is a long time, thirty years should be measured in terms of eternity. The Left F...| Read.. 
 
JUST NOT MARRIED
It is not easy for the law to keep pace with changing social mores. Yet, for the past ten years or so, the courts in India ha...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Without Much Care
The government in Bangladesh is supposed to be a caretaker one, but it has clearly gone beyond its brief. It has subverted th...  | Read.. 
OPED
A shiny, happy nation
Even as the bus winded its way to Tokyo city from the airport, I was struck by what I saw on the streets. It was a Monday evening, Tokyo was bathed in a strange grey light, an...  | Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
More to life than big money
Am I wrong in believing that we Indians who pride ourselves in being spiritual and indifferent to worldly matters have begun ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Men will confess to treason, murder, arson, false teeth, or a wig. How many of them will own up to a lack of humour' — FRANK MOORE COLBY