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Music as evolution
With the death of legendary vocalist Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, the world has lost not only a path-breaking Hindustani musician but the very embodiment of the guru-sishya tradition, around which the Indian arts blossomed. Contrary to common ...
MMR vaccine & science fraud
A 1998 paper linking a measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) vaccine with a ‘new syndrome’ of autism and bowel disease was retracted by The Lancet in February 2010. The retraction came after the U.K. General Medical Council’s Fitness ...
Leader Page Articles
Eastern promise, western fears
By Siddharth Varadarajan
Indians may be suspicious of China and the Chinese of India. But it is the West which does not want to accept the strategic consequences of a rising Asia.
Behind the Palestine papers
By Seumas Milne and Ian Black
How 1,600 confidential Palestinian records of negotiations with Israel from 1999 to 2010 came to be leaked to al-Jazeera.
Venezuela bringing speedy Internet to Cuba
By Rory Carroll
Fibre-optic cable laid from Venezuela will make Cuba's connection speed 3,000 times faster and boost its economy.
Kilogramme set for the scrap heap
By Alok Jha
Scientists look at alternatives to the mass of platinum used as international standard measure, which has lost 50 micrograms.
Berlusconi gets show of faith
By John Hooper
It has shocked and titillated newspaper readers the world over, but it would seem the latest scandal over Italian Primr Minister Silvio Berlusconi's riotous private life has done nothing to undermine his supporters' faith in him. A poll ...
Corrections and Clarifications
The news report, “TTD to build temple at Kanyakumari” (January 21, 2011, some editions), refers to Kanyakumari as the southernmost point of the country. It should have been referred to as the southernmost point of the Indian ...
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