The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Happy India Year
...but watch the figures...
You just had a very prosperous year. India entered 2004 with the sharpest growth in the economy in any quarter since liberalisation began in 1991. The promise for the year just begun is better. As the chill and fog descended over Raisina Hill on the last day of 2003, the Vajpayee government basked in the warmth of a fiery 8.4 per cent growth in the second quarter (July-September) of this financial year...  | Read.. 
...and the race for numbers...
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav is keeping his alliance options open despite pressure from CPM veteran H.S. Surjeet to throw in his lot with anti-NDA groups. At the end of a series of meetings — in which he met the CPM general secretary this morning and later Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and the central ...  | Read..
...last but not least, peace
India announced on Wednesday a new year gift package of four proposals for Pakistan before Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee leaves for Islamabad...  | Read..
Raise the bar and go for 10 per cent

on the growth rate
Rebel rues failed revolution
Armed with a pledge to start life afresh in the New Year, 16 militants today bade farewell to arms at Jorhat, at the biggest ...  | Read.. 
Malik missive to Atal & Pervez
Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front chief Yasin Malik has appealed to Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Pervez ...  | Read.. 
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Sweeteners on eve of summit
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Drive to draw foreign tourists to hills
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Whether it was the year’s first engagement (an ODI in Christchurch) or ...   | Read.. 
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Three cheers for ’04
The last day of the year was split into two — planning for the party and ...   | Read.. 
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A weekly is born
Were he around, Sachin Chaudhuri, the founder-editor of the journal, Eco ...   | Read.. 
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For once, growth beats forecasts
The economy grew at a sizzling 8.4 per cent in the second quarter of 2003- ...   | Read..