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Heartland and Periphery

'Heartland' and Periphery Romesh Thapar IT is incredible how much election effort, physical and financial, is expended in this country on the dead, the dying and the almost dead. These last few months provided a dramatic illustration of this obsession. It looked very much as if we would continue our wallowing. Then, suddenly, R K Hegde triumphed in Karnataka on a single issue: good governance.

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