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CIMA Gallary
The mystery of numbers
Ever since Jyoti Basu left us, the socio-political roots of his charismatic personality have attracted wide attention. It would seem, however, that he needs to be judged from the economic policy-making angle as well. The puzzle of his economic ...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Lust for money
Sir — The actions of Prabhu Shankar Agarwal, the owner of Haldiram, provide the best example of how ...  | Read.. 
 
Right to life
Sir — The Rohingyas are an ethnic Muslim group settled in Arakan in Myanmar. According to Rohingya ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — Rajesh Khanna, the Bollywood superstar of yore, was never graced with a Padma Shri or any suc ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
LEFT BEHIND
The decision of the government of West Bengal to reserve 10 per cent of government jobs for the disadvantaged sections of ...| Read.. 
 
MAN HUNT
On the 62nd Independence Day celebrations earlier this month, Mahinda Rajapaksa, the president of Sri Lanka, swore that recon...| Read.. 
 
FIFTH COLUMN
 
Fire in the hills
It should be obvious by now that the agitation for a separate Gorkhaland has reached a stage where it can neither peter out ...  | Read.. 
LAW
Strong medicine
Abhijit Das’s phone-cum-photocopy shop in Jadavpur looks like any other in Calcutta. It is only when he takes out a needle to take a blood sample from a waiting person that on...  | Read.. 
 
LEGAL FAQS
Q: I have let out my flat for 11 months on lease and licence basis. Due to financial constraints I want to sell the flat and issued a one-and-a-half-month’s notice (one month’...  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
Anybody that wants the presidency so much that he’ll spend two years organizing and campaigning for it is not to be trusted with the office. — DAVID BRODER