ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Beginning to Perform

Beginning to Perform Romesh Thapar I WAS in the capital of our former colonial masters when Rajiv Gandhi moved to a bold agreement with Longowal, Our newsmen who work for the British wrote of the positive approach praising the young PM for his courageous and successful initiative. Longowal's courage was, of course, forgotten. Sitting there in London, reading skimpy reports, the thought did occur that the move had cut through bureaucratic palsy and that had this been done two years ago it would have prevented the tragic rise of violence and terrorism.

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