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Inside a living hell
Each day is a harrowing experience for Afghan civilians, caught as they are between the State, insurgent forces, hired goons and private militia. The biggest tragedy of this war on terror is the spiralling toll of civilian casualties.
Interview

Helen magic
National Award winning author Jerry Pinto on his book on Helen and Hindi films in general.


Education


U.S.IMMIGRATION POLICIES
Understanding the e-Verify system
Designed to prevent employers from hiring illegal immigrants, the e-Verify programme could lead to racial profiling and privacy threats. The second of a two-part series.



EDUCATION
Hi-tech deluge
With the mad rush for technical streams in higher secondary schools of Andhra Pradesh drowning out the Humanities, what does the future hold for the state’s socio-cultural system?


Fitness


FITNESS MATTERS
Run in the rain
If the summer heat confined you to a treadmill, the monsoon showers provide a reason to step outdoors


Land & People


CULTURAL REVIVAL
Return of the dragon
After more than half a century of official denial, traditional Chinese festivals are being publicly celebrated again.


Travel


TIME OUT
Gaze of the gods
You might have seen them in a thousand pictures but the temples of Abu Simbel still overwhelm you when you come face to face with their majesty.


TRAVELLER'S TALES
The chinar trees of Kheer Bhawani
Impressions of a journey to the Kheer Bhawani temple in Tullamulla, near Srinagar…


Issues


GENDER
Double jeopardy
Being both foreign and female increased the vulnerabililty of women during the xenophobic violence in South Africa.


Columns

IN PASSING
By By Suchitra Behal
In a new role


By By Suchitra Behal
Farhan, the singer


By By Suchitra Behal
Self discovery

PAST PRESENT
By By Ramachandra Guha
Four views on Hindus and Muslims

MEDIA MATTERS
By By Sevanti Ninan
Cost of visibility

THE SHRINKING UNIVERSE
By By Vijay Nagaswami
Confront and resolve

FISCALLY FIT
By By Shyam P.
Your first ‘dream home’

GOURMET FILES
By By Vasundhara Chauhan
Wholesome basic Bangla



People


NEWSMAKERS
Layers of creative depth
Lack of money to fund his films makes no difference to the National Award winning director Priyanandanan. He continues to make the films he wants to make.


Health


WOMEN'S HEALTH
Monitor your sugar
Gestational diabetes can cause complications for both the mother and the newborn. Here’s what you need to know.


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