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YOU CAN SAY NO TO DIABETES
Change your lifestyle
Obesity is a major cause of Type2 diabetes in children. While available treatments involve insulin, a better option is to bring in more physical activity and healthier eating habits.


A wake-up call
While pre-diabetes is a reversible condition, if neglected, it can lead to diabetes which has to be managed for all of one’s lifetime.


WORLD DIABETES DAY
Diabetes in children: Emerging epidemic
Type 2 diabetes is silently assuming epic proportions and holding an entire generation to ransom, affecting children and young people from all income groups.
Personality


NEWSMAKERS
Triumph of American democracy
Obama’s victory as America’s first black President-elect is unprecedented and cause for cautious celebration. S. SHANKAR


Interview

Quiet activism
Being shortlisted for the Man Asian Literary Prize 2008 has created only minor ripples in her life, says author and surgeon Kavery Nambisan.


Travel


TIME OUT
Slice of Morocco
In Kapurthala is a unique replica of the Grand Mosque of Marakesh. Welcome to a Punjab that’s much more than bhangra or tandoori chicken… BRINDA SURI


Leisure & Recreation

Power of smiles
An extraordinary adventure park created out of waste has brought a smile to the residents of the predominantly Muslim neighbourhood of Juhapura in Ahmedabad.


Arts & Crafts


CULTURE
Awaken the artisan
UNESCO’s Awards of Excellence for Handicrafts for South Asia are meant to make traditional craftsmen aware of what is needed to succeed in a changing market. A conversation with the jury who were in Chennai recently.


Essay


PERPSPECTIVE
Give ahimsa a chance
Since fighting terrorism with terror has not yielded the desired result, there is an urgent need for an alternate paradigm.


Focus


MEDICARE
Insurance for the poor
In the two years of its existence, the Shri Saibaba Super Speciality Hospital in Shirdi has ensured world-class facilities and quality medical treatment to the patients who flock to its doors.


Columns

PAST & PRESENT
By Ramachandra Guha
The impurity of cultures

MEDIA MATTERS
By Sevanti Ninan
Net unleashed

THE SHRINKING UNIVERSE
By Vijay Nagaswami
What makes men pause

FISCALLY FIT
By Shyam P.
Know your FMPs

AFFLUENZA
By Hindol Sengupta
Where’s the slowdown?

TINSEL TOWN
A Brit too much

IN PASSING
By Suchitra Behal
Salman Khan unplugged



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