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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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Rupee on the rise
A couple of months ago, one could not open a newspaper or magazine without coming across some reference to the raging inflation. The Central government and the Reserve Bank of India tried to control the price rise with a variety of policy instruments...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Costume drama
Sir — Political correctness can often turn a light-hearted event into a solemn affair. This is prov ...  | Read.. 
 
Killer behind the wheels
Sir — The untimely demise of little Kaustav Bhattacharya has left Calcuttans shocked (“Schoolboy di ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
EVIL HOUR
By absolving the sacked chief justice, Iftikhar Chaudhary, of all charges and reinstating him, the supreme court of Pakistan ...| Read.. 
 
IN DISARRAY
As usual, the media are to blame. It seems now that Najma Heptullah is proud to be the Bharatiya Janata Party’s candidate for...| Read.. 
 
MALA FIDE
 
Never Scorn A Woman
And she won with a margin larger than was expected. The analysts went into a scramble and found all kinds of reasons to expla...  | Read.. 
OPED
Sulking knights, selfish damsels
The morning papers greeted me with an eloquent headline and a news report asking a certain ‘lady’ to speak up. Accompanying it was the photograph of a sad young man. It was a ...  | Read.. 
 
The courage to be civilized
The boy of Class XII, Rintu Das, who protested against a gang harassing his neighbour on a train, got beaten up inside his school later and was left bleeding. This happened a ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Many men would take the death-sentence without a whimper to escape the life-sentence which fate carries in her own hand. — T.E. LAWRENCE