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COMMONWEALTH CHARADE
THE DECISION BY the Commonwealth to readmit Pakistan is merely a formal acknowledgement of a situation that has existed on the ground since 2001. The 53-nation grouping of former British colonies suspended Pakistan's membership in 1999 following ...

KEEPING A KILLER AT BAY
IT WAS AS if Michael Crichton's thriller, The Andromeda Strain, where scientists battle an unknown killer disease, had suddenly sprung from the pages of fiction to real life. In March 2003, a World Health Organisation (WHO) epidemiologist ...

Leader Page Articles
Expanding the Security Council
By R. Kannan

Elections, although divisive in the short term, are the fairest, most equitable, credible, transparent and democratic way of strengthening the U.N. Security Council.

Dangerous precedent
By Dan Tench

The decision of the Ontario judge, if allowed to stand, will mean that any newspaper will face the daunting prospect of almost limitless liability in any country.

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