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Cover C O V E R   S T O R Y
MAN'S FATE The long-awaited Starr Report dropped on Washington like a bomb last week, and somewhere amid the anger, denials and apologies, the Clinton presidency hangs in the balance


C O V E R   S T O R Y
HIGH CRIMES? The Constitution is vague

THE REPORT Starr lays out a detailed--some would say prurient--case for impeachment

SCORECARD Did the report go too far?

ON THE SIDELINES Hillary is standing by her man, barely

B O O K   E X C E R P T
THE EARLY YEARS In a selection from his forthcoming memoirs, Singapore's Senior Minister writes of a boyhood caning, the Japanese occupation, his education at Cambridge and other career-shaping events

E N D   P A G E S
SPOTLIGHT

MILESTONES

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR

TRAVEL WATCH Asia's tourism officials are licking their chops at the expected boom in Chinese travelers throughout the region





A S I A
THE BIG DOMINO For months Beijing has sworn not to cheapen the renminbi. But the threat of mass labor unrest apparently has leaders laying the groundwork for a major devaluation next year

VIEWPOINT China: Philip Bowring says not to worry so much

LADY IN WAITING The "Paris of the East" has redone itself in grand style to become China's 21st-century metropolis. But has its vision of the future arrived too soon?

NOT GOING GENTLY Malaysia: Crowds grow as ousted Deputy Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim keeps speaking out

T H E   A R T S
APPRECIATION Japan's greatest auteur, Akira Kurosawa, left a lasting influence on the global language of movies




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