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Divestment blues
BY ALL ACCOUNTS, the Supreme Court judgment of last week is a blow to the disinvestment process. By ruling that the Government cannot privatise HPCL and BPCL without the approval of Parliament, the Court has, at the very least, set the clock ...
A good beginning
THE CHANDRABABU NAIDU-S.M. Krishna meeting at Bangalore on Saturday came as a whiff of fresh air in an environment sullied by inter-State river water disputes. The setting was familiar: a 62 per cent deficient monsoon cutting flows in the Krishna ...


Leader Page Articles
Markets and efficient corruption
By S.N. Gajanan

All that the state has to do is to allow the market to sort itself out and elicit the palatable corruption level by strategically predetermining the modest wage gains.
Body bags
By Timeri N. Murari

Unlike the rest of the world, the Americans do not expect their soldiers to die.


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  • India and Cancun
  • Certainly wrong
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