The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Pervez baulks at brink
Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf today decided not to declare a state of emergency in Pakistan after marathon meetings with his legal aides and top government and military officials. ...  | Read.. 
Big Ben to lose bongs
The familiar bongs of Londonís renowned Big Ben will be silenced over the next month for maintenance work, although the clock that stands above Britainís Houses of ...  | Read.. 
Pavarotti ill
Opera superstar Luciano Pavarotti, who was diagnosed with cancer last year, has been admitted to hospital in northern Italy and is in a satisfactory condition, a hospital spo ...  | Read.. 
Glacier wave
A chunk of an Arctic glacier broke into the sea and triggered a huge wave that injured 18 people on a sightseeing boat, Norwegian officials said today. Almost all were Britis ...  | Read.. 
Maoists flex muscle
A group of Maoist activists raided a police station in southeastern Nepal and looted two rifles, a pistol and some ammunition this afternoon. ...  | Read..