The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
King ignores probe
Nepal’s isolated King Gyanendra has missed a deadline to answer questions by an inquiry panel on a crackdown on pro-democracy protests in which at least 22 people were killed, a committee member said today. ...  | Read.. 
Sad days for China’s Happy Man
China’s top statistician was sacked after anti-corruption investigations implicated him in the Shanghai pension fund scandal, a spokesman for the National Bureau of Stat ...  | Read.. 
US actress Lindsay Lohan at the opening of designer Tommy Hilfiger’s first Paris store. (AP)
Borat antics
UK tribunal backs teacher over veil
A British tribunal ruled today that a Muslim teaching assistant had not been discriminated against ..  | Read.. 
Sting prefers ballads to rock
British rock star Sting said contemporary rock music is so stagnant that he prefers to sing 16th ce..  | Read..