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"When a big tree falls, the earth trembles!" A Sikh displaying black humour told me: "That's okay, but were there only Sikhs sitting under that big tree?"

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Ah yes, the shoe! A curious incident, that. From less than two yards away it was thrown with careful aim to miss! By a reporter who supported the UPA government, of course. And Chidambaram—usually testy and acerbic—with what humane restraint he responded. "Gently, gently," he cautioned, as the reporter was led away to be released without charge within hours.

Predictably, the Sikhs came on to the streets to support the reporter. Predictably, Congress leaders began murmuring that Tytler’s and Sajjan’s candidature should be revoked. Predictably, they awaited Soniaji’s return to the capital for the decision. Predictably, Soniaji after consulting senior colleagues dumped Tytler and Sajjan Kumar.

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