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Japan wants change
Japan’s general election, to be held on August 30, a month earlier than the end of the parliamentary term, will take place amid unprecedented public interest. It is widely believed that Prime Minister Taro Aso called the election to ...
Challenge of food inflation
The government’s concerns over high food prices are reflected in a number of recent policy announcements. Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who heads the empowered group of ministers on drought, has reiterated that if need be the ...
Leader Page Articles
New wave of Islamophobia in Europe?
By Hasan Suroor
It would be foolish to conflate a few isolated incidents but to dismiss them as aberrations would be to deny the prejudice Muslims face across Europe.
Educational reforms and new targets
Educational reforms need a forward surge. But these should involve careful thought, discussion and preparation.
Teen’s record round-the-world voyage
Nine months, some 50,000 km, and several euphemistic “Oh crikey!” moments after leaving Portsmouth on the English south coast, British teenager Mike Perham, 17, on Friday, became the youngest person to sail solo around the globe. ...
Corrections and clarifications
* The fifth paragraph of a report “Premature to comment on Jaswant, says [Lok Sabha Speaker] Meira” (August 27, 2009) was: “‘… No Speaker, except Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy, I am told, resigned.’” ...
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