The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
British war on public smoking
Smoking in work places, restaurants and pubs serving food is to be banned in England and Wales in one of the most reaching government measures undertaken to improve public health. ...  | Read.. 
Cut off aid: Maoists
Maoist rebels fighting to set up a communist republic in Nepal have urged foreign donors to cut off support to the impoverished nation where 12 people, mostly soldiers or pol ...  | Read.. 
Informant in suicide bid
A Falls Church, Virginia, man who worked as a federal informant on terrorism set himself on fire in front of the White House yesterday, hours after announcing his suicide ...  | Read.. 
Squid drugs
Peruvian police said today they seized nearly 700 kg of cocaine hidden in frozen giant squid bound for Mexico and the US. The drugs were covered in pepper to divert sniffer d ...  | Read.. 
Sean Connery at the American-Italian Cancer Foundation party in New York. (AFP)
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Aid worker killed, says Jazeera
Al Jazeera said today it would not air a video showing a gunman killing a woman, believed to be Bri..  | Read.. 
Idle PC at home' Welcome to the global grid
IBM and top scientific research organisations are joining forces in a humanitarian effort to tap th..  | Read..