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HOLIDAY WEEKS
I was asked recently if I had known Lord Deedes, who died last week aged 94. Sadly the answer was no, I would have liked to. His obituaries presented a remarkable portrait of a man both personally engaging and also fully engaged with life and people ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Eyes spy
Sir— Passing fatwas or diktats on women’s dressing is yet another attempt to restrict ...  | Read.. 
 
Women of substance
Sir— Ashok Mitra should be thanked for reminding us of the political era that was graced by the cha ...  | Read.. 
 
An appeal
Sir — Mohammed Ekram, 18, has a defective heart valve. He is in need of immediate surgery. The surg ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
IT HOPES TO TURN
It is not unknown for a political party to make a 180-degree turn to meet an altered context. What L.K. Advani is trying to d...| Read.. 
 
CONTROL DAMAGE
The world around them may be changing fast, but Bengal’s politicians, especially the leftists, would try to cling to their mu...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Too Much Mischief
Last week’s firestorm over a comment by the Indian ambassador to the US had a laughable predictability to it. Our honourable ...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius — and a lot of courage — to move in the opposite direction. — E.F. SCHUMACHER