Nepal’s Maoists, led by ideological guru Prachanda, is to join Nepal’s interim government. There’s a deal with G.P. Koirala but disarmament etc are issues.
Barbara Epstein, 76, a founder and co-editor of the New York Review of Books for over 40 years. An early find, The Diary of Anne Frank for the US.
Katharine Jefferts Schori, 52, is the first-ever woman bishop in the US Episcopal church. A doctorate in oceanography, she’s all for gay rights.
Mumbai is the rudest city in the world, according to a 35-city survey by Reader’s Digest. A post-9/11 "caring" New York came out tops on the list.