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Leaders et al...

Leaders et al... Romesh Thapar ALL the spit-and-polish brigades have been mobilised to give the British Queen and her consort the impression that this former 'Jewel in the Crown' is doing well. Pockets of luxury and comfort have also been located for the leaders of that meaningless assembly known as the Commonwealth, now reduced to some kind of battered totem by the pranks of the Reagan Presidency in the US. But, I suppose, the local elite, if you can so describe the motley crowd that hangs around our corridors of power, is thrilling all over.

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