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Politics, good and bad
It has become customary for an alienated intelligentsia and sanctimonious editorial class to berate the absence of “real issues” from the election campaign. Television anchors who go gush-gush over Priyanka Gandhi’s sombre pronouncements on brother R...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Stinkspeak
Sir — It is unfortunate that Indian politics has little to offer save the mud-slinging and personal ...  | Read.. 
 
Mind over money
Sir — In response to the editorial, “Fee crisis” (April 10), I would like to point out that governm ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
PEOPLE’S FAITH
Dissent is the soul of not just democracy but also of all civilized discourses. But dissenters who wield guns have no place e...| Read.. 
 
STRANGE PROMISE
Leaders getting hot under the collar as the elections approach is an understandable phenomenon. But elections are no reason f...| Read.. 
 
BONA FIDE
 
The die is cast
This election process is on, and India will put in place a government at the Centre that will have a democratic mandate to ru...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
She wore far too much rouge last night, and not enough clothes. That is always a sign of despair in a woman. — OSCAR WILDE
 
BOOKS
Wrestling with the masters
In the summer of 1947, when Picasso was in his mid-sixties, he agreed to what is ...  | Read.. 
 
Not a war without meaning
The history that was made in England between 1640 and 1660 remains ...  | Read.. 
 
The importance of knowing English
Let’s begin with a true story. For nearly 10 years, between 1975 and 1985, ...  | Read.. 
 

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