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Calcutta Diary

 Calcutta Diary AM YOU will be told not to be amazed at the infinite sustaining power of the Congress party: like Paul Robeson's ol' man river, it will roll on and on, splits and expulsions and suspensions notwithstanding. It is, you will be told, hardly anything unique, hasn't the same phenomenon happened in Mexico, where the same party has been in power ever since the revolution and, trappings of parliamentary democracy and all, has now completed more than a three-quarters of a century of uninterrupted run?

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