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July 1996

Politics alone will not be enough

MY last week's contrasting portrayal of the two different cultures of Bombay and Delhi in this column has provoked strong reactions from friends and readers in both the cities.

We cannot do without politicians

AT what stage a politician facing a charge of corruption should be debarred from seeking public office, or be forced to step down from the one he or she may already be holding?

Bodyguards as political status symbols

There was a time when VIP bodyguards were called just 'shadows' who used to be drawn from among the local policemen of the rank of constables.