How to Fix Capitalism (In His Words)

In these tough times, it's easy to forget that during the past century, the world has gotten better. But billions have not been able to benefit from capitalism's miracle. Here's how to help them


Domestic Violence

India has often blamed terrorist attacks on foreign groups. But deadly bombings in a city known for religious discord have raised the specter of a threat closer to home

Split Personality

The Chinese enclave of Macau is today the world's biggest gaming town, surpassing even Las Vegas. But there's a dark side to its glitter


Can Paulson Save the Economy?

The Treasury Secretary made his reputation as a crafty Wall Street dealmaker, but heading off a crippling recession will be his toughest job yet



The China Syndrome (Movies)

Why the mainland is a mixed blessing for Hong Kong's ailing film scene

Siddhartha's Saga (Books)

A rollicking translation of the epic Buddhacarita reveals the man behind the mantras


Shanghai Sanctuary (Next Time You're in ... Shanghai)

The Jewish Refugee Museum in Shanghai chronicles an often forgotten chapter of the city's past

Nice Touch (Diversions)

An American spa trainer in Bali helps build a local industry

The Long March (TIME Traveler)

If you're looking for extreme adventure, the 4 Deserts Race is as tough as it gets