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COVER STORY Bhutan’s Happiness Formula  8

The country will begin quantifying gross national happiness by measuring natural wealth including human, social and cultural elements

VIEW  6

SOCIETY  22

SPORTS  40

Passage To India India must manage relationships within South Asia to rise to power

Fukushima’s Worst Fallout The nuke accident dealt a blow to the Japanese food industry, once respected worldwide for high quality standards

Basketball’s ‘Linderella’ Jeremy Lin’s phenomenal rise gives hope to Asian Americans and at the same time opens the floodgates to racial issues

CHANGING ASIA  16

In The Name of Terrorism Pakistan military’s new powers have led to arbitrary arrests and disappearances

BUSINESS  26

Chollywood’s Biggest Challenges China is now the third largest film market in the world but half of its box office takings come from imports

ENTERTAINMENT  44

F E AT U R E S

TRAVEL  46

POLITICS  18

Reforms Are Irreversible Than Shwe is not like Deng Xiao Ping or Lee Kuan Yew, adviser Ko Ko Hlaing says

ARTS  36

Pop Art From The North A North Korean defector is telling the world about his country through pop art

Ageless At 65, Hong Kong director Ann Hui discovers growing old offers new freedoms Pack Right For Flights Smaller is better when it comes to carry-on luggage but not so when emergencies and delays happen

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