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‘Don’t believe everything in the newspapers’

And what better way to start the new year than with a neat poem? SHIVANAND KANAVI forwards a poem written by his father, theĀ  Kannada poet Chennaveera Kanavi, during the 1970s—“either during the Emergency or just after”—that has an eerie resonance in 2009, thanks to the speedy despatch of footwear by an Iraqi journalist to…