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Aged Hearts

Aged Hearts Nireekshak THE Old Lady of Boribunder, wrote Hitavada sometime ago, has donned a new bonnet. And sure it has, but some of the criticism to which it has been uncharitably subjected has had some strange repercussions. One criticism was that the paper was cheating its readers by making the pretence that it was modernising. There was much more to 'modernising', wrote one irate Western reader, than changing the mast-head. The Old Lady evidently took this to its aged heart and decided, one morning, that its first lead should be the story of a young Indian engineer who had saved the State of Pennsylvania a million dollars or so by a feat of engineering that involved "rolling" a bridge from its existing site to a new site.

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