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Behind the Sari: It's a Wrap

Like the garment of its title, Saris: Tradition and Beyond is gorgeous to look at, rich with history and a product of painstaking labor. Rta Kapur Chishti...

In Six Degrees

• Leaders & Revolutionaries • Heroes & Pioneers • Scientists & Thinkers • Builders & Titans • Artists & Entertainers GEORGE W. BUSH Rove, senior adviser to the...

Milestones

RESIGNED. XIE ZHENHUA, 56, Director of China's State Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA); in the aftermath of the Nov. 13 chemical plant explosion,...

Jackie Hung

Jackie Hung's wardrobe is filled with slogan-emblazoned T shirts, one for just about every cause. For gay rights, she wears a shirt that shows hand-holding stick...

Mohandas Gandhi (1869-1948)

The Mahatma, the Great Soul, endures in the best part of our minds, where our ideals are kept: the embodiment of human rights and the creed of nonviolence...

Mohandas Gandhi

A thin Indian man with not much hair sits alone on a bare floor, wearing nothing but a loincloth and a pair of cheap spectacles, studying the clutch of...

INDIA: Gentle Woman

Within the prison walls of the Aga Khan's shabby villa at Poona death came to Kasturbai Gandhi. On the funeral day the guarded gates opened, briefly, to let...

ASIA: Nehru for Gandhi

Mohandas Gandhi, who recently resigned his leadership of the Indian National Congress when many of its members seemed more anxious about India's war defenses...

INDIA: Gandhi In High

It was so hot in New Delhi last week that airplane pilots clad only in shorts said they were still comfortable at 20,000 feet. Was Mohandas Gandhi crazy with...

INDIA: Rising Pressure

Gnarled little 72-year-old Mohandas Gandhi has recently lost seven pounds. Last week he was down to around 90. Doctors who visited his whitewashed hut in the...

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