The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Fingerprint rule for UK visas
Even big babus who apply for visas to come to the UK from India will in future have to undergo the humiliation of being finger-printed, under new proposals announced today by home secretary Charles Clarke to cut down illegal immigration and bogus asylum seekers. ...  | Read.. 
Iraq violence
Suicide bombers killed at least 27 people in attacks in two Iraqi cities today in the worst bloodshed since the country's historic election eight days ago. Al Qaida's win ...  | Read.. 
Cuba ban
Cuba, which evokes images of cigar-chomping revolutionaries, banned smoking in public places today, an uphill struggle in a country synonymous with fine tobacco. ...  | Read.. 
US military police threw a mudwrestling party at a prison camp in Iraq and a woman who took part has been found guilty of indecent exposure and demoted, the US military said ...  | Read.. 
Paris Hilton at a fashion show in New York. (AFP)
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Pak dismisses scientist claim
Pakistan denied today that the father of its atomic bomb sold nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia an..  | Read.. 
W. Asia rivals in peace meet
Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will try to end four ye..  | Read.. 
Russia no-trust vote planned
Russia's pro-Kremlin parliament today scheduled its first n ...  | Read.. 

US seeks defence rise
President George W. Bush today called for a 5 per cent boos ...  | Read.. 

'Retirement Pope's decision'
Only Pope John Paul can decide if it would be good for the ...  | Read..