The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Atal in global player jersey
Singing paeans to the inclusive character of Indian democracy, Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee urged Germany to “reform old mindsets” and not see India through a restrictive South Asian prism. He argued that “the remnants of Cold War ideologies” which promoted this view should be eliminated. ...  | Read.. 
Designers throw Ash attire into trash Cannes
Aishwarya Rai’s wardrobe at Cannes has sent a shockwave through the fashion fraternity here. She has been charged with having no responsibility to the fashion and jewellery industry back home when she is on the verge of ...  | Read.. 
Trek to school, via the Everest
Fame and money — that’s what an Everest climb means to most summiteers. To Ming Kipa Sherpa, it means going back to school — possibly. ...  | Read.. 
It’s freezing at Rs 7 cr a year
Ambani brothers put a cap on fixed salary, variable part is extra
Brothers Ambani — Mukesh and Anil — are putting a freeze on their take-home pay. ...  | Read.. 
AB Vajpayee with Gerhard Schroeder in Berlin. (Reuters)
I sometimes feel that the enormity of India’s achievements in this direction is not fully appreciated

on democracy
Go long on cell to cell at 50p
India’s largest cellular service provider, AirTel, kicked off a rate of 50 paise per minute for ...  | Read..
Everest takes revenge on anniversary climb with wind fury
Howling winds make it infernally difficult to cling to the foothold on the rock face,. ...  | Read..
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CBI seizes accountant’s client diary
The CBI has seized a “register of clients” in its second round of sear ...   | Read.. 
Bengal More.. 
Heat on a hunting spree across state
The relentless sun left five more dead in the state, raising the heat ...   | Read.. 
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Blair hails troops’ courage in Basra
British Prime Minister Tony Blair brushed aside controversy today over the ...   | Read.. 
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No words for Chandra’s genius: Bedi
Collectively, Bishan Singh Bedi (266 wickets), Bhagwat Chandrasekhar ( ...   | Read.. 
Calcutta More.. 
Global grades, local lessons
Science classes in the lab and not in the classroom. A visit to the stock exchange to track scrip movement....   | Read.. 
Opinion More.. 
Knotty, or just nutty'
Integrating the nation is a laudable enough objective. Is it however nec ...   | Read.. 
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Tisco delivers a stunner
Tisco’s net profit in 2002-03 zoomed 394 per cent to Rs 1012.31 crore from ...   | Read.. 
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God and babe banished from school textbooks in US
Oh heck: Hell hath no place in American primary and high school textbooks. ...   | Read..