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Since 1st March, 1999
 
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CIMA Gallary
Appams are yum
The finest meal I have had was in the Admaru Mutt, a home for priests connected to the famous old Krishna temple in Udupi. The year was 1994 and I had come to the neighbouring town of Manipal to attend a seminar on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 12...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Justice denied
Sir — The report, “Man lynched on shalishi orders” (Nov 16), is shocking. Shalishi co ...  | Read.. 
 
Act firmly
Sir — The Bharatiya Janata Party’s decision to stall Parliament demanding a joint parliamentary com ...  | Read.. 
 
Poor taste
Sir — It has become the norm in commercial films to portray the police in very poor light. Such vul ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
THE FIRST MINISTER
It is not unfair to assume that the prime minister of India is an extraordinarily busy man. It is easy to imagine that on any...| Read.. 
 
REVIEW ARTS
Our boredoms, their boredoms
Four contemporary artists are brought together in a tightly curated show called Where am I? at the Experimenter gallery (until December 4). The title asks a precise, se...  | Read.. 
 
An extraordinary man
Even if it took eight years to come here, Maulana Azad by Pierrot’s Troupe (Delhi) remains a remarkable show. At least Calcutta can take pride in hosting its 100th perf...  | Read.. 
 
Poetry in motion
Classical dance is based on a restricted code of communication conveying certain accepted meanings. On this, there is a unspoken agreement between performer and audience, moul...  | Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
Beyond the reach of music
It is somewhat oppressive to sit down for a long evening of what is some people’s idea of ‘secular’ Indian music : a medley o...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Don different from those regal Dons!/ With hearts of gold and lungs of bronze,/ Who shout and bang and roar and bawl/ The Absolute across the hall,/ Or sail in amply billowing gown/ Enormous through the Sacred Town,/ Bearing from College to their homes/ Deep cargoes of gigantic tomes;/ Dons admirable! Dons of Might!/ Uprising on my inward sight/ Compact of ancient tales, and port/ And sleep — and learning of a sort.— HILAIRE BELLOC