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Friday, August 10, 2007
Pakhtoons and Talibanisation
With key tribal leaders refusing to attend a jirga jointly organised by the governments of Afghanistan and Pakistan, this attempt to contain the Taliban through political means may not go very far. For the moment the military option appears to be ...
Avoiding toxin shock
The draft guidelines published by the Central Pollution Control Board for management of electronic waste should prompt the States to review their record in enforcing vital waste management rules and plan for the future. It is of course some ...
Leader Page Articles
The nuclear agreement and Parliament
By B.P. Jeevan Reddy
The executive may not be bound to voluntarily place the 123 agreement before Parliament for approval. However, Parliament does have the undoubted power to examine the agreement.
“For nuclear renaissance, the world needs India”
By Harish Khare and Siddharth Varadarajan
As Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, R. Chidambaram has played a crucial behind-the-scenes role in the formulation of India’s approach to the question of civil nuclear cooperation with the United States. Chairman of the A tomic Energy Commission from 1993 to 2000, he supervised the conduct of the 1998 nuclear weapons tests at Pokhran. In an exclusive interview toThe Hindu, he spoke about the implications of the Indo-U.S. nuclear deal for India’s strategic and ci vil nuclear programmes, as well as for the future of nuclear power worldwide. Excerpts:
Crisis blows over for now
By Nirupama Subramanian
Did the mood of civil society deter Pervez Musharraf from declaring a state of Emergency in Pakistan?
Corrections and clarifications
>>In a report “India beats Pakistan” (“Sport”, August 8, 2007), on the first of the five-match volleyball test series at Visakhapatnam, the fourth set score was erroneously printed as 25-28 instead of 25-18. ...
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