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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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CIMA Gallary
Stamp of possibility
An inquiry committee appointed by the Supreme Court to look into the functioning of the public distribution system has just turned in a damning report to the effect that the system is riddled with corruption and has virtually collapsed in some states...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Raging controversy
Sir — The fact that a fire killed 43 people in the heart of Calcutta is shocking and sad (“Crossed ...  | Read.. 
 
Tragic cycle
Sir — West Bengal is caught in the web of dirty politics. The ongoing political violence between th ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — Private companies and MNCs pay the best salaries. But they also make their employees work lon ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
ARMS AND TALKS
Unpleasant and gory events have reminded P. Chidambaram that the buck stops at his table. Not that he needed a reminder about...| Read.. 
 
A CLEAN WORLD
Barack Obama has set out to realize his vision of a nuclear-weapon-free world with a strange caveat. In the recently release...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
NO TIME TO LOOK BACK
Police in India are seldom perceived as being professional in their approach. Even if, on rare occasions, they manage to do a...  | Read.. 
OPED
End of a private universe
The private eye holds up a magnifying glass. As he surveys, a scene builds up. Heavy furniture, perhaps, and a window inexplicably shut. A smell of bitter almonds, improbable ...  | Read.. 
 
The ladies in white
I have always wondered why Lalmohan Ganguly chose Jatayu as his pseudonym. That great bird was brave and fearless but, poor thing, he died while trying to save Sita from the ...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
As the poet said, ‘only God can make a tree’ — probably because it’s so hard to figure out how to get the bark on. — Woody Allen