The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Ershad backers clash with police
Police in Bangladesh today used batons and tear gas to disperse thousands of stone-throwing supporters of Jatiya Party chief Hossain Mohammad Ershad, leaving several activists injured, a police official said. ...  | Read.. 
Passengers foil Russia hijack
Passengers overpowered a Russian man who tried to hijack an Aeroflot plane today and the aircraft safely made an emergency landing in Prague, airline officials said. ...  | Read.. 
Doubts over Saddam hanging
Saddam Hussein may not hang this coming month, senior officials said today, casting doubt on how government factions may interpret an appeal court ruling that appeared to say ...  | Read.. 
Britain sop for good students
The brightest 800,000 pupils in England are to have vouchers to spend on extra lessons as part of a national talent search that starts next week. ...  | Read.. 
US actress Gretchen Mol during the filming of her new film Boy of Pigs in Baltimore. (AP)
US: Food from cloned animals safe
The US government has decided that food from cloned animals is safe to eat and does not require spe..  | Read.. 
Asia slowly returns online
Asia’s telecommunications services were partly restored today after earthquakes off Taiwan cut..  | Read..