The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Iran ready for talks, barring Israel
Iran is ready to talk with any country except Israel but not under threat of force, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said today. ...  | Read.. 
China varsity fires chip fraud
A dean at one of China’s top universities has been fired after his claims to have invented a new computer chip turned out to be a fraud, the school announced yesterday. ...  | Read.. 
CIA official’s home raided
Federal agents yesterday searched the home and office of the CIA’s former third-highest ranking official who is under investigation because of ties to a figure in a cong ...  | Read.. 
Volcano alert in Indonesia
Indonesia raised the alert status of the Mount Merapi volcano to the highest level today, prompting a compulsory evacuation of thousands of residents living on the slopes, of ...  | Read.. 
BBC thinks cabbie is expert
A London cabbie suffered an awkward few moments of fame when the BBC mistook him for a computer expert and interviewed him live on the flagship news 24 channel, the corporati ...  | Read.. 
Putin to name successor soon
Russia’s Vladimir Putin said today he would name a preferred successor to follow him as President and vowed to ensure a smooth handover of power when he steps down in 20 ...  | Read.. 
A hostage-taker holds a knife to a man's neck in Xiangfan, central China's Hubei province, on Friday. The hostage-taker, who threatened to kill the ma ...  | Read
Subway foot freak
Ghastly toothpicks
Scooterist menaces town
Living dangerously in suburban London
Like so many people living in London, Nisha Patel-Nasri and her husband Fadi did not have to travel..  | Read.. 
TV bids adieu to West Wing
American television bids goodbye tomorrow to The West Wing, a landmark drama offering viewer..  | Read.. 
Pak averts backlash
The Pakistan government today averted a crisis by not allow ...  | Read.. 

Nepal govt plans to curtail king powers
Nepal’s new government is planning to issue a proclama ...  | Read..