The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Interim lollies to suck on till election
After an unprecedented 70-minute Opposition attempt to stop the government from presenting its interim budget, finance minister Jaswant Singh painted a rosy picture of the economy and held out another bag of sops, the fourth within the space of a month. ...  | Read.. 
Chick deaths in Bengal under test
Three hundred chicks died over three days around 10 days ago at a poultry farm in Dhanara village, about 320 km from Calcutta, but the deaths are being attributed to poo ...  | Read.. 
Semantics delay vote-on-account
The presentation of the interim budget was delayed by over an hour today as Opposition leaders clashed with the ruling alliance over the use of the term and also questioned the constitutional validity of the current Parliame ...  | Read.. 
Byte band chews up bandh & develops taste for business
DOUBLE BLOW TO STRIKE: Infotech professionals log in for work as usual, Buddha pitches in with mouse
The 12-hour bandh that brought up the rear of an extended weekend could not stop the march of the city’s information technology army — from its commander-in-chief to the foot ...  | Read.. 
Interim lollies to suck on till election
I will surrender myself to the leadership of Vajpayee, Advani and Naidu

Grant pruned, IIMs ‘happy’
Finance minister Jaswant Singh today slashed the allocation for the Indian institutes of manage ...  | Read..
Kalyan flies into Atal arms
The BJP pulled off the “homecoming” of its prodigal son Kalyan Singh to much fan fare today, gi ...  | Read..
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Shower on son’s desert battleground
May a thousand electoral flowers bloom in the sandy desert of Rajastha ...   | Read.. 
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Writers’ slimming regimen: Be on the move
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee’s government chose a bandh day to signal mobi ...   | Read.. 
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After Bush, Blair buckles and calls probe
Tony Blair bowed to growing pressure today, calling an inquiry into the qu ...   | Read.. 
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India labour to low target
John Buchanan has already gone on record saying the Indian top-order l ...   | Read.. 
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Open sesame, shutdown season
If only PC Sorcar Jr could wave a magic wand and make bandhs disappear! ...   | Read.. 
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For a much bigger prize
Those in New Delhi who are gloating over the “nemesis” of Abdul Qadeer Khan ...   | Read.. 
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Jaswant spread fails to whet market appetite
Jaswant Singh left the markets high and dry with an interim budget that fa ...   | Read.. 
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You’ve got junk mail on mobiles now
If you thought your spam problems couldn’t get any worse, check your mobil ...   | Read..