Page 4, 2nd March 1990

2nd March 1990
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Whose Dream For Nicaragua?

THERE'S no arguing with the decision of a people in a free democratic election. Nicaragua's Sandinistas had ensured that the weekend's general election was free and fair — the......

Going Back To My Roots

KEITH VAZ I SET off for India this week on the first visit to the country of origin of my parents in over 15 years. Readers will remember the television story Roots and the way......

I Feel That The Sisters For Social Concern (february 23)

really should direct their energies elsewhere than in the direction of the community charge which is a fair one. Why should a single householder pay the same amount in rates as......

We Hear From William Hudson That "the Policy Of Strong

deterrents has played a key part in reducing the arms race". That he should have apparently failed to see the incongruity of this statement is a fine example of the main cause......

Rottweilers Hunt And Bring To Heel

RE: Rottweilers (February 23)— to keep three Rottweilers in a suburban home is a nonsensical whim of the owners. On the continent it is a well-known cattle dog and was in......

Massive Failure In Church Numbers

IN reply to your correspondent, "Stop the Head Counting" (February 16), the point surely is that the head counting reveals a massive failure of the church to convince some two......

Miscellany At Large

EVELYN Waugh, some years junior to me at Lancing and whose family were (Anglican) church acquaintances, once declared that the Catholic mass greatly impressed him in the way the......

Not Unprecedented

MAY one add by way of postscript to what in your leading article (February 23) you describe as "the long saga of a nomination of a new bishop of Northampton," that such a......

Dr Poole's Article (january 26) Describes The Problems Of A

doctor whose conscience is guided by faith, but who must practise within the laws and ethics of a secular society. The same is true of other professions and family life itself,......