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Monday, October 16, 2006
Most of the world may have deplored the nuclear weapons test conducted by North Korea on October 9 but the resolution adopted by the United Nations Security Council on Saturday is unhelpful, provocative, and likely to inflame a situation that is ...
Poverty and peace
The significance of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2006 is that it acknowledges a vital link. By awarding the prize in equal part to the Bangladeshi economist, Muhammad Yunus, and the Grameen Bank, which he founded in 1976, "for their efforts to ...
Leader Page Articles
Controlling the dengue mosquito
By N. Gopal Raj
Public health experts are unanimous that mosquito control has to be a continuous process, with the government and local communities working together.
Seven years and counting
By Nirupama Subramanian
On October 12, Pervez Musharraf celebrated seven years in power in Pakistan. But what does the future hold for him and his country?
OUT OF LONDON
A new era of media freedom?
By Hasan Suroor
Britain's highest court has ruled that newspapers can use "public interest" as a defence against defamation.
Again on values, and the need for a code
"The issue is not whether other newspapers in India are taking the high road, but whether The Hindu comes up to its own standards." That comment from Narasimhan Ramaswamy (Austin, Texas, U.S.) followed my explanation ("Online and Off ...
Life in Iran
By Robert Tait
Ali's ambition shines through.
Flat taxes have not worked: IMF report
By Heather Stewart
FLAT TAXES fail to boost revenues, as their advocates claim, and are likely to be abandoned by the countries that have introduced them, according to research published by the International Monetary Fund. "The question is not so much whether ...
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