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Cross the seas

At a meeting last year called in Foggy Bottom, the seat of the state department of the United States of America, to update Hillary Clinton on preparations for her trip to India to conduct the Indo-US strategic dialogue along with her counterpart, S.M. Krishna, one of her aides used a line from Rabin...   | Read..
 
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Gun over roses
Sir — In a democratic polity, the role of the Opposition is as important as that of the ruling part ...  | Read.. 
 
Safe return
Sir — The release of the district collector of Sukma, Alex Paul Menon, from Maoists custody came af ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL

SECOND CHANCE

It is the best first-anniversary gift Mamata Banerjee could have asked for. The Americans have given West Bengal a second cha...   | Read..
 

ALL FALL DOWN

The Russian spring is no spring at all. Its temperature was set last September, when the then president of Russia, Dmitry Med...   | Read..
 
WORDCAGE
 
Between words
I did a foolish thing two weeks ago. Two, indeed: I wrote too much; and I promised my thoughts on “liberation semiology”. A t...  | Read.. 
LAW
When the police turn a deaf ear
Sonali Paul (name changed on request), a 39-year-old resident of south Calcutta, commutes to Canning every day, where she works for a government-aided organisation. In August ...  | Read.. 
 
Legal FAQs
Q: I am a married woman with two children. My husband and in-laws harass me mentally and otherwise. They do not provide sufficient money for my children’s education and car...  | Read.. 
 
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