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A POLICY UNRAVELS
THE UNITED STATES administration's defence of its Iraq policy has been steadily rendered untenable by developments on the ground. Its justifications for the invasion have not withstood close scrutiny and it is unable to contain the consequences ...

LIBERALISATION, IN FITS AND STARTS
THE RECENT CABINET decisions concerning the sectoral caps on foreign direct investment are conspicuous for their lack of internal consistency. Two strategic sectors — telecom and hydrocarbon — were addressed and yet were treated ...

Leader Page Articles
The right to water
By V.R. Krishna Iyer

The state is a trustee of all natural resources and is under a legal duty to protect them. These rare resources are meant for public use and cannot be converted into private ownership.

Iraq defies the script
By Hamid Ansari

The excuse for going to war, put forth with certitude, is now coming apart in what is becoming a trans-Atlantic competition.

Letters to the Editor
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  • Governor's remarks
  • Unfortunate
  • All about dynasties
  • Alliance time
  • Plea bargaining
  • Using optic fibre
  • Flag hoisting
  • The "Arafat Fence"



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