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ARCHIVES
Since 1st March, 1999
 
THE TELEGRAPH
 
 
Anatomy of a change
Some people are ‘natural’ archivists — like Mary Martin, who preserved all of poet Toru Dutt’s 53 letters to her as well as photographs and other memorabilia. Toru’s biography by Harihar Das is all the richer with detailed (and delectable) quotes fro...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Celebrity connection
Sir — I watch amazed as the Calcutta dailies go ga-ga over Shayan Munshi, the star of the film, ...  | Read.. 
 
Post facto
Sir — There is nothing shocking in the news report, “Letter lost' Ask the scrap dealer” (July 5). I ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — I recently went to see an exhibition sponsored by the government of Israel at the Ashutosh B ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
THE SIEGE WITHIN
It did not need a volley from an anti-aircraft gun to confirm that President Pervez Musharraf had become a soft target for bo...| Read.. 
 
DIARY
 
Ticket to nowhere
Parrot talk
Blast from the past
Black magic
Set the record straight
A new job for the jawan
SCRIPSI
Natural selection...has no purpose in mind. It has no mind and no mind’s eye. It does not plan for the future. It has no vision, no foresight, no sight at all. If it can be said to play the role of watchmaker in nature, it is the blind watchmaker. — RICHARD DAWKINS