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AGRICULTURE'S MIXED RECORD
THE STRING OF good news about the performance of the Indian economy continues. It is now the turn of agriculture to show a huge jump in production: foodgrain output will be a record 212.2 million tonnes (mt) in 2003-04, according to the advance ...

HAITI: ANOTHER CASE STUDY
CALL IT COINCIDENCE. A 10-year-old experiment by the United States in "nation-building" is unravelling rapidly at the very time it is engaged in another purported nation-building exercise of an awful kind. Haiti is not as far away from the U.S. ...

Leader Page Articles
Stem cells and cloning
By N. Gopal Raj

The creation of the first cloned human embryos, enabling the recovery of stem cells, holds out mixed prospects.

For unity in the Arab world
By Shyam Bhatia

The occupation of Iraq and the U.S. threats to take the war to other countries have only deepened the crisis in the Arab world, with calls to confront George W. Bush's ambitions.

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