The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Women turn men to escape bias
Tired of playing second fiddle to men in conservative Saudi Arabia, five women decided if you can’t beat them, join them. ...  | Read.. 
Pak eases party curbs
Four years after banning the militant party, Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistan (SSP), Islamabad said it would allow it to start political activities in a “very low profile”, ...  | Read.. 
Maoist truce before strike
In a strategic move, the Maoists announced a unilateral ceasefire within the Kathmandu valley starting from this evening. ...  | Read.. 
Thai PM claims poll victory
Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra claimed victory today in Thailand’s snap election that failed to resolve a political crisis and he promised to set up an eminent person ...  | Read.. 
Singer Fergie of the hip-hop band Black Eyed Peas at an awards show in Halifax, Canada. (Reuters)
Nudist red after fire
Madonna’s big dance floor
Power plant without keys
New torpedo tested: Iran
Iran test fired a new torpedo in the Strait of Hormuz off its south coast, the world’s main ne..  | Read.. 
China olive branch to Dalai Lama, Pope
China may approve a visit by the Dalai Lama, as long as he abandons dreams of independence for Tibe..  | Read..