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A catalogue of good intentions
As expected, Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee has presented her second budget without any increase in passenger fares or freight tariff. In fact, she announced a marginal reduction in service charges for sleeper and air-conditioned class ...
Evasions on torture
On the ABC News programme ‘This Week' on February 14, former United States Vice-President Dick Cheney openly advocated torture, and confirmed that while in office he authorised it in over 30 cases. In the United Kingdom, the Court of ...
Leader Page Articles
Water as the carrier of concord with Pakistan
By Siddharth Varadarajan
If Islamabad can win New Delhi's trust by cracking down on terror, it could pave the way for the two sides to work together for optimum development of the Indus basin.
Questions for my father: a memoir
By Pranay Gupte
Twenty-five years ago on this day, my father died in Mumbai. Had he lived, he would have turned 100 today. I was not with Balkrishna Gupte when he died after a long illness that, to this day, remains mysterious to me. Some physicians ...
Corrections and Clarifications
The second paragraph of a report “Scrap land bank scheme, Gowda tells Yeddyurappa” (February 23, 2010) was “Talking to journalists here, Mr. Gowda said the policy was ‘highly improper, unlawful and strongly ...
Time to talk of a political process
By Kai Eide
The process must be shaped and led by Afghan authorities and cannot be imposed.
U.K. poll shows fall in belief in climate threat
By Juliette Jowit
British public conviction about the threat of climate change has declined sharply after months of questions over the science and growing disillusionment with government action, a leading poll has found. The proportion of British adults ...
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