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With a past to honour
Some months ago, I found myself in a panel discussion with three politicians — a Congress member of parliament, a Bharatiya Janata Party MP and the president of one of the smaller regional parties. In the course of the conversation, I found reason to...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Cut out the excess
Sir — These days, political parties are targeting the electronic media for publicity. It is not goo ...  | Read.. 
 
Rolling on
Sir — A decade ago, when Lalu Prasad was the chief minister of Bihar, he announced in a public rall ...  | Read.. 
 
Act fast
Sir — The number of cars on Guwahati’s streets has increased exponentially in the last few years, l ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
SHADOWS OF A CARNIVAL
It has become conventional wisdom to describe general elections in India as a national carnival. There is no doubt that some ...| Read.. 
 
REVIEW ARTS
The thorns of life
One gets a sense of déjà vu on seeing Chandana Hore’s recent paintings with their thick layers of paint like dollops of cream on the surface of especially rich cake, br...  | Read.. 
 
Beethoven to Bollywood
Described as one of the leading Israeli musicians of his generation, Gil Shohat is an acclaimed composer, conductor and virtuoso pianist. He was in Calcutta on March 12 to pl...  | Read.. 
 
Humour in spirit
Club theatre normally flaunts such dismal histrionics and uneducated choice of texts that it deserves ...  | Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
A newly minted identity
The terrorist attack on the police academy in the outskirts of Lahore that took a heavy toll on life once again got me asking...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
I went out to Charing Cross to see Major-Generall Harrison hanged, drawn and quartered... he looking as cheerful as any man could do in that condition... Thus it was my chance to see the King beheaded at Whitehall and to see the first blood shed in revenge for the blood of the King at Charing Cross. — SAMUEL PEPYS