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A unique trail
On my last trip to Calcutta, I had what can only be described as a uniquely bhadralok experience: I bought a book by a Dasgupta about another Dasgupta, which was sold to me by a third Dasgupta, after he had been guided by a fourth Dasgupta....  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
American dream, Indian reality
Sir — Does Bobby Jindal deserve the kind of coverage that the Indian media is giving him' Jindal’s ...  | Read.. 
 
Bungle in the jungle
Sir — The death of five Asiatic lions by electrocution shows that Indians remain largely insensitiv ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
BEFORE HIS DAY
Despite the advances of modern science, a large part of the lives of human beings is still determined by sunlight. Human bein...| Read.. 
 
REVIEW ARTS
Life is elsewhere
The second annual exhibition of Aakriti Art Gallery, Gen Next II (October 2-15), included works by several contemporary artists from different parts of the country. Th...  | Read.. 
 
Forms divine and mundane
The recently-concluded sculpture exhibition at the Academy of Fine Arts featured five artists, of whom only Uma Roy Chowdhury is self-taught. The remaining four young men were...  | Read.. 
 
Caught in a timeless frame
Art & Artistry, a two-day exhibition of black-and-white photographs of Satyajit Ray, was recently held at the...  | Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
Question without an answer
Some weeks ago I asked if any reader of my column could enlighten me on the significance of the number 108. There is no menti...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
And much more am I sorrier for my good knights’ loss than for the loss of my fair queen; for queens I might have enough, but such a fellowship of good knights shall never be together in no company. — THOMAS MALORY