The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Jamali’s peace meal
For the first time since Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee extended a hand of friendship again towards Pakistan, stimulating a wave of hope and conciliatory noises on either side, the poison in the relationship bubbled up today. ...  | Read.. 
Centre readies cow Bill minus stick
In a clear political signal ahead of national elections next year, the Union Cabinet today approved a move to introduce a law to ban cow slaughter but this would not be binding on all states. ...  | Read.. 
Democracy dilemma in London
India may have to tone down its “lack of democracy” campaign against Pakistan when the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group meets in London later this month. ...  | Read.. 
Bungalow blow to Arundhati
Allotment on notified forest land cancelled in Panchmarhi
Rights crusader Arundhati Roy has been caught on the wrong foot — a hilltop bungalow her husband owns near Panchmarhi stands on notified forest land and has to be pulled down ...  | Read.. 
Ivane Kheiri El Khalid holds the Quran during her wedding with Seif Saadi Quais in Baghdad on Monday. Life is slowly returning to normal in the Iraqi ...  | Read
If we are going to see this kind of beimani (deceit), there’s no point

on the women’s Bill
CM on assault front foot
A day after the attack on Union minister Tapan Sikdar by CPM supporters, chief minister Buddhad ...  | Read..
Women Bill false dawn
The women’s reservation Bill appears headed for the cold storage, with the Centre today washing ...  | Read..
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Armitage good conduct test for ISI
If US deputy secretary of state Richard Armitage’s imminent visit to ...   | Read.. 
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Biman fires fall-in-line notice at allies
Like the beleaguered head of a joint family trying to buy peace with a ...   | Read.. 
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The changing face of Blair
Tony Blair still plays the electric guitar and relaxes to his son’s rock m ...   | Read.. 
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Govt says okay ‘in principle’
The Atal Bihari Vajpayee government is understood to have cleared, “in pri ...   | Read.. 
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Turf club rides a losing lap
low stakes ...   | Read.. 
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Winged victory
The author is a retired air marshall of the Indian air force ...   | Read.. 
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Tax to compensate VAT loss
The BJP-led government pushed through an enabling Bill on service tax in t ...   | Read.. 
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Stick ’em up: Wild West in New York
The old-fashioned “Stick ’em Up” — the daylight bank robbery more associat ...   | Read..