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Border Crossing

By SUBIR BHAUMIK | 1 February 2010
Sheikh Hasina’s recent visit to India ended up in candy-covered promises, but both countries still have to walk the talk

Fading Red

By SUBIR BHAUMIK | 1 February 2010
Jyoti Basu, the architect of the Indian parliamentary Left, has left a complex, and confusing, legacy to his party

Reporting & Essays


The Lord of Forgetting

By RAHUL SRIVASTAVA | 1 February 2010
Take a trip to native-colonial Bhuleshwar to appreciate the tussles between remembering and forgetting that have inflected Bombay’s cosmopolitan soul


Fiction & Poetry

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