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On hegemony and disarmament
Noam Chomsky on issues that concern South Asia at a time when the global nuclear order is in transition.
Interview

FACE TO FACE
Alive to tell his story
Wade Agnew on what led him to drug dealing.

Culture

MUSIC
Universal language
Musician Lawrie Minson on his attempts to fuse Indian classical music with the Blues.

Health & Medicine

HEALTHWATCH
Double-edged weapons
Creating awareness about the use of antibiotics is now becoming more important.

Theatre

THEATRE
Creative collaboration
Finnish director Maya Tøngeberg-Grischin talks about her roots, theatre in Finland and her Indian experience.

Book Review

FOOD
Eat, drink and be merry
These two books are a delight for culinary enthusiasts..

Reflections

MUSINGS
What are your bonafides?
SOME weeks back, while trying to do some research for a book I was working on, I went to the library of the National Museum in New Delhi. The first thing I am shown is a notice that said something to the effect that only scholars and suchlike ...

Issues

ISSUES
The stage for confrontation
The Fourth World Water Forum seemed to favour large dams instead of decentralised community initiatives in its quest for water security.


ISSUES
Unholy alliance
There is nothing `protective' about an exploitative custom such as child marriage.

Focus

MILESTONES
Intellectual property? Right!
The first Intellectual Property Rights legislation was enacted in India 150 years ago. A look at the progress since then.

Environment

ENVIRONMENT
The making of an eco-city
Namakkal town, in Tamil Nadu, reinvents itself and gets the country's first ISO 14001 certification.

Columns

MEDIA MATTERS
By By Sevanti Ninan
The latest cause celebre
PAST & PRESENT
By By Ramachandra Guha
The other ball game

THE SHASHI THAROOR COLUMN
Little islands of England in India
ROUNDABOUT
By By Hugh And Colleen Gantzer
The mystique of the Lion Rock


By G.s. Paul
Tryst with tradition
ASK THE DOC
By Illustrations By P. Manivannan
Find some relief



Sport

IN THE NEWS
Short-cut to sporting success
Is the government's cash awards scheme behind the spurt in doping in sports?

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