RUSSIA'S 9/11? A mass hostage-taking by Chechen terrorists ends in a firefight, leaving hundreds dead
THE CAMPAIGN: Time goes behind the scenes at the grand finale of the Republican Convention
THE ECONOMY: Both candidates are short on long-term solutions
MALAYSIA: He's free, but can Anwar Ibrahim get back into politics?
NEPAL: The murder of 12 Nepalis in Iraq sparks anti-Muslim riots
THE JIHAD WITHIN: Moderate Muslims are belatedly contesting radicals' claim to the soul of Islam
THE KORAN: Does the holy book authorize murdering hostages?
INDONESIA: A tour of Muslim schools finds zeal, wariness and curiosity
BREWING: Ireland's Guinness makes radical changes to succeed in the global market
CRIME: Inside the hunt for Italy's most wanted Mafia fugitive
ART: Turner in Toronto Tamara de Lempicka, It girl
BOOKS: The life of Cities
CINEMA: Nair's Vanity Fair
YOUR TIME: Health
ESSAY: Joe Klein on the sleazy but effective Republicans