The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
New great wall of China
China completed construction today of the giant Three Gorges Dam wall, a milestone in the world’s largest hydroelectricity project which is also designed to tame the flood-prone Yangtze river. ...  | Read.. 
Minister named for talks with Maoists
Nepal has named a senior minister to hold preliminary talks with the Maoists to prepare for a direct meeting between rebel chief Prachanda and Prime Minister Girija Prasad Ko ...  | Read.. 
Iraq unity govt approved
Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki vowed to rein in violence and heal Iraq’s sectarian wounds after parliament approved his national unity government today to end months of s ...  | Read.. 
Suu Kyi meets UN official
Senior UN official Ibrahim Gambari met detained Myanmar Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi in a Yangon guest house today, her first contact with an outsider in three years, a ...  | Read.. 
Sheryl Crow (left) and Sting perform at the Rainforest Foundation concert in New York on Friday. The Rainforest Fund, founded by Sting and his wife ...  | Read
Cheney family
Iran dress diktat
Iran’s conservative-dominated parliament is debating a draft law that would discourage women f..  | Read.. 
Code cracks Italy records
The Da Vinci Code has broken box office records in Roman Catholic Italy as tens of thousands..  | Read..