The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Veterans' protest rocks China leaders
About 2,000 retired servicemen from across China staged sit-down protests in Beijing this week to demand pension increases in a public display of dissent that has alarmed the leadership, a military source and witnesses said. ...  | Read.. 
Principal plays down fuss over Japan book
Nestled in scenic mountains north of Tokyo, the Kokugakuin school shows few signs it might be linked to Japan's feud with China over World War II history. ...  | Read.. 
PPP men held ahead of Zardari's return
The Pakistan government today put all national airports on red alert as the police arrested thousands of Pakistan Peoples' Party (PPP) activists before the return of Benazir ...  | Read.. 
Dane queen in anti-Islam stand
Queen Margrethe II of Denmark has called on the country 'to show our opposition to Islam', regardless of the opprobium such a stance provokes abroad. ...  | Read.. 
Violinist Adela Pena of the Grammy-nominated Eroica Trio performs on the 'Lady Tennant' violin built in 1699 by Antonio Stradivari during a performan ...  | Read
Testy success
New Singer
Racist ice
Brothel tax
Berlusconi left in lurch by ally
An Italian coalition party announced today it was quitting the government in a move likely to force..  | Read.. 
MIT hoax accepted in scientific conference
A bunch of computer-generated gibberish masquerading as an academic paper has been accepted at a sci..  | Read.. 
UK website sorts out poll issues
Confused about who to vote for in the May election' Too bus ...  | Read.. 

Bush not sex-rated
He may be leader of the free world and Time magazine ...  | Read.. 

Net bets on next pope
Fans of traditional doctrine bet on Cardinal Dario Castrill ...  | Read.. 

Paris fire in immigrant hotel kills 20
Fire swept through a central Paris hotel used by immigrants ...  | Read..