The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Diwali diplomacy II cuts force
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh tonight unveiled a Diwali gift ahead of his visit to Jammu and Kashmir next week, ordering a reduction of troops and signalling that New Delhi is sincerely contemplating a peace offensive. ...  | Read.. 
Varsity boost for minorities
The Union cabinet has decided to promulgate an ordinance for the creation of a national commission to grant direct affiliation of minority-run institutions to scheduled universities. ...  | Read.. 
Uma posters on poll pyre
Her stamp is all over, so the BJP leadership is planning an Uma bonfire. ...  | Read.. 
'Tiger India' at Bush-Blair table
Country's growing economic strength on US-bound British PM's agenda
The impact of India, now classed as a 'tiger economy', will be on the agenda when Tony Blair is given the honour of becoming the first foreign leader to meet President Georg ...  | Read.. 
Sachin Tendulkar and Inzamam-ul Haq, who are in Calcutta to participate in the BCCI's Platinum Jubilee one-dayer at the Eden Gardens on Saturday, inaugurate Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly’s restaurant Sourav’s: The Food Pavilion on Thursday.
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After Arafat, hope and fear
Yasser Arafat, the guerrilla icon who symbolised his people's decades-old struggle for an indepen ...  | Read..
Uma acts banished daughter
The BJP suggested it was prepared to reconsider suspension, but Uma Bharti appeared to be in a ...  | Read..
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Festival light on F-16 sale, Bush visit
The White House was lit up yesterday for Diwali, but the nearly 100 In ...   | Read.. 
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Salary slash notice final
The Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee government will publish a notification dec ...   | Read.. 
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Heirs in place, so are risks
Palestinians moved swiftly to establish a collective leadership today and ...   | Read.. 
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Dravid may again have double role
Thanks to the air tickets' fiasco, which ensured many players (and coa ...   | Read.. 
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Festive frenzy, spend spree
Durga puja is past, Christmas is some distance away but Diwali is here a ...   | Read.. 
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Policy of the principle
Only a handful of old fogeys still believe in quoting Oliver Goldsmith ...   | Read.. 
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Govt unleashes bank-reform blitz
Finance minister P. Chidambaram today proposed a series of banking reforms ...   | Read.. 
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160 more for Cartland fans
You could be forgiven for thinking that, after writing over 720 novels ...   | Read..