The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Surrender day: truckers win
Transporters today called off their 10-day-old nationwide strike after the government capitulated and accepted nine of their 10 demands, including an early cut in diesel prices and protection from the rigours of the new value added tax (VAT) regime. ...  | Read.. 
Dash to smoke out virus bride cabbie
After the bride and the groom, it is the turn of a cabbie to be quarantined for fear of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). But he has to be found first. ...  | Read.. 
Red faces in House after defence rap
It was a day of embarrassment for the government, which claims national security to be its top priority, in the Lok Sabha today. ...  | Read.. 
American sore thumb in Iraq
Vietnam veteran in group of protesters against war
Charlie Liteky is America’s embarrassment. He sits on a Baghdad pavement in front of the Al Fanar Hotel, near a tight security cordon of US soldiers and war machines, just w ...  | Read.. 
A woman leaves her house wearing a mask as protection against the SARS virus after several people were quarantined in Pune on Wednesday. (Reuters) ...  | Read
We are glad to see positive indications coming lately

on Vajpayee’s conditional offer
House sanctity for talks offer
It’s official now.Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee today elevated his last week’s speech in Srinagar to the status of government policy ...  | Read..
Traders given reward for strike
Small traders, who recently downed shutters in protest, and pill-popping citizens can breathe a ...  | Read..
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Pervez ‘glad’, Kasuri thirsts for gas project
Pakistan has responded from two flanks to Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s condi ...   | Read.. 
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Double hurdle to airport land claim
The final word on the shifting of the masjid-mazhar-graveyard o ...   | Read.. 
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US alert on Iranian influence
Huge crowds of ecstatic Shias surged through the holy city of Karbala toda ...   | Read.. 
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Warne to get fresh contract
Shane Warne has been included in an elite list of Australian cricketer ...   | Read.. 
Calcutta More.. 
Mart burns, Buddha squirms
The Satyanarayan Park AC Market continued to burn through Wednesday as over ...   | Read.. 
Opinion More.. 
A fairly high grade
The author teaches at the University of Warwick, united Kingdom ...   | Read.. 
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Reliance profit leaps 45%
Reliance Industries (RIL) today left investors hungry for more when it dis ...   | Read.. 
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Take a break, Madonna
Madonna’s latest album, Ame- rican Life, hit stores yesterday and l ...   | Read..