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Whither justice?
A silence at the savagery that was witnessed by many around the country in 1984 "needs to be reprimanded and disciplined right away".
Education

EDUCATION
Nurturing knowledge
Liberal, research-oriented and non-denominational, the University of Chicago has distinguished itself as a centre of learning.

Book Review

Stories of an uneasy twilight
Reading this collection is like walking into a melancholy maze.


FICTION
Growing up pains
A light and entertaining read, the story will stay with you a long, long time.

Reflections

Caring hands
THE gash on my forehead was dripping blood. My face was covered with it. The white handkerchief that I was using to dab the gash, was almost completely red. The left side of my face was swollen. My eyes were bruised, as were my hands and knees. ...

Issues

ISSUES
A myth demystified
A four-year study of the Bhakra Nangal project dared to examine the most sacred `temple' of India's development.

Focus

DANCE
Magical Sutra - a tribute to Odissi
He does not ask much. It is only that we understand his yearning to create a small space for enchantment ... . Meet Malaysian dancer and choreographer, Ramli Ibrahim.
CULTURE
Confluence of musical traditions
This year's Pablo Casals Festival in Prades saw a musical dialogue between Carnatic music, Western chamber music and a Catalan singer.

Environment

GREENWATCH
Missions in the jungle
Wayanad, a place that highlights the glory of the Western Ghats, is also home to two examples of good ecological practices.

Columns

LEVEL PLAYING FIELD
By Mike Marqusee
One man's tragedy, everybody's circus
THE OTHER HALF
By Kalpana Sharma
Savita's choice

CAMBRIDGE LETTER
By Bill Kirkman
Setting off on a bank holiday
ASK THE DOC
Matters of weight and stress



Sightings


  • Remember Helen?
  • An MP and rock?
  • India's Jackson

    People

    IN CONVERSATION
    Adventures in theatre
    A freewheeling chat with Parnab Mukherjee about his latest show.

    Lifestyle

    STYLE
    Creating a contemporary weft
    "Till five years ago, there was so much happening. Now, suddenly I feel too little is being done to save our textile skills. We need to create and to market with new energy," says textile designer and consultant Neeru Kumar.
    IMAGES
    Courting cameras
    An exhibition on the evolution of the camera in Chandigarh was the result of one man's passion.
    EVENT
    A ruffled rose stole the show
    Rose nurseries save the launch of their prize blooms for the much-celebrated `Festival of Roses' at the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show. A look at this year's introductions.
    ENTERTAINMENT
    Where dream merchants head
    At the Ramoji Film City, "walk in with a script, walk out with a canned film".

    Health

    HEALTH WATCH
    When the iron bond weakens
    Anaemia has a devastating effect on a person's health and yet many are not aware of its adverse impact.

    Mail Bag


  • Insight into Sri Lanka
  • Big help
  • Fear and suspicion
  • Short story
  • No smut
    Astrology


    MOON SIGNS
    By Khousikan


    Mesha

    Rishabha

    Mithuna

    Kataka

    Simha

    Kanya

    Thula

    Vrischika

    Dhanus

    Makara

    Kumbha

    Meena



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