12 The Valley Ache
Kashmir remains one giant, open prison under martial law. The schools are shut, the sick
can’t move to hospitals, patience is running low, stones are being thrown. Balm soon?
22 Citizens Of No Nation
The deadline for publishing the final list of the Assam National Register of Citizens is August
31, but the Union government is yet to spell out its plans for those who won’t make the cut
30 Debt Blow
A climate of fear shrouds India’s industry as the government goes all out after the corrupt
and to shore up tax revenues. The downside of this zealous cleansing drive is that debt is
increasing, businesses are shutting shop, and entrepreneurs flying the coop.
44 Little Terrorists, Big Bang
Desert locusts are wreaking havoc from the Horn of Africa to western Rajasthan, forcing
India and Pakistan to join hands in combating the world’s most dangerous migratory pest
48 Full Time With Borrowed Organs
The grit, gumption and plain never-say-die spirit of 15 Indian heroes participating
in the World Transplant Games, in the UK this August. Salute.
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