The Telegraph
Tuesday , March 18 , 2014

How to get by in life

India has changed since my youth. There were three classes then: the rich, the poor and the middle class. The rich were generally maharajahs, zemindars and industrialists. They had palaces in Bundernagore and bungalows in Bulleypore. They could be identified by their cars. The poor, who cooked for them...   | Read..
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Misuse of power and the subversion of order
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We die to each other daily. What we know of other people is only our memory of the moments during which we knew them. And they have changed since then. — T.S. ELIOT