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Character and destiny
Sourav Ganguly’s retirement is a good time to reflect on the way in which so much cricket-writing is based on the odd premise that character is destiny. Since cricket-writing is a minor form even within sports-writing, it isn’t surprising that it bor...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Last lap
Sir — Sourav Ganguly’s farewell from international cricket was in a match that will be remembered f ...  | Read.. 
 
Too early to celebrate
Sir — It is rather amusing to see the wild celebrations in the media on Barack Obama’s election to ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
TELLING FIGURES
The latest statistics released by the Centre on women’s higher education in India, distressing as they are, will shock nobody...| Read.. 
 
CAPTAIN’S JOB
Cricket, despite the many changes and distortions introduced by the one-day variety and Twenty20, retains certain rituals and...| Read.. 
 
CHINA DIARY
 
The Power Of The Internet
In a country where nubile girls in the briefest of shorts invite barely a glance, a 11-year-old became the object of a drunk ...  | Read.. 
OPED
Democracy is a sword with two edges
Even if Narendra Modi were not a politician, he would have done well on stage. During his rally in Rajnandgaon (the constituency of Chhattisgarh’s present chief minister), si...  | Read.. 
 
Different kinds of silence
The elections in Chhattisgarh are about a myriad voices: the shrill mikes, the booming, amplified echoes of contestants, the deafening sound of drums, pipes and tape recorders...  | Read.. 
 
March Past
Shadab Ahmad and Kunal Dharmani stood in front of Raipur’s Holy Cross Senior School, their hands across their eyes to keep away the sun. It will be a few years before Shadab ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Personally I have no bone to pick with graveyards, I take the air there willingly, perhaps more willingly than elsewhere, when take the air I must. — SAMUEL BECKETT