The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Velvet fades in Nepal
The shout was high-decibel, the words unmistakable. And it echoed around the wood-carved towers in Basantapur’s Durbar Square in the heart of Kathmandu. ...  | Read.. 
Koirala rules out talks
Former Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala today ruled out unity talks with King Gyanendra to resolve a deepening political crisis and vowed to intensify protests against th ...  | Read.. 
Fresh Ukraine gas row
Russia’s gas monopoly Gazprom said today that neighbouring Ukraine was using more Russian gas than agreed, cutting onward supplies to Europe. ...  | Read.. 
Bond-style plot rocks Russia
Russia accused Britain today of running a James Bond-style spying operation in Moscow using a receiver hidden in a fake rock to gather secret information, and said it had bee ...  | Read.. 
Charlize Theron at the premiere of her latest film North Country in Sydney. (Reuters)
Wing clipped
Kuwait crisis
Iraq judge
US on Tigers
Armani sizzle
At an age when most men are putting their feet up, Giorgio Armani, 71, has never been busier...  | Read.. 
Welcome to Singhdale
Amid Canada’s biggest urban sprawl in and around Toronto, known as the Greater Toronto Area or..  | Read..