The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Salve on Pak Islamic schools before salvo
In an apparent attempt to avoid confrontation with Islamic seminaries that host foreign students, the Pakistani government today said it is not cancelling the students’ visas but they have to leave the country “as soon as possible”. ...  | Read.. 
Beijing scribes rally
About 100 Beijing News reporters walked out in protest at this week’s dismissal of the top editor, the latest victim of China’s strict media controls, indust ...  | Read.. 
War signal in Lanka
Suspected Tamil Tiger rebels today shot and injured five policemen in Sri Lanka’s restive east, the military said, as a Norwegian peace envoy prepared to visit the islan ...  | Read.. 
Fear key to quitting smoking
Apprehensions of failing to quit smoking might do the magic and help people do away with the habit. ...  | Read.. 
Islamic religious students attend a class at Jamia Binoria madarsa in Karachi. (Reuters)
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