The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
US: Pak needs democratic transition
The US said Pakistan needed a “democratic political transition” today after President Pervez Musharraf’s government blocked former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s return from exile. ...  | Read.. 
Putin dismisses PM, springs surprise
President Vladimir Putin today named the little-known head of a financial market watchdog as his Prime Minister in a surprise move that kept Russians guessing over who would ...  | Read.. 
Militant ire on Buddha statue
Islamic militants tried to blow up a statue of the Buddha carved into a mountainside in northwestern Pakistan, but did not damage the structure, officials and a witness said ...  | Read.. 
Imran Khan barred from entering Karachi
Allies of Pakistan’s military ruler blocked Opposition leader Imran Khan from entering Karachi today, two days after the government sent former Prime Minister back into ...  | Read.. 
Intellectual could be China’s future leader
The next Communist Party leader in China, the land of Mao Zedong, could be a man who as a student mixed with democracy advocates and learned the ideas of bewigged English jud ...  | Read.. 
Electronic warfare with Qaida on Web
Early yesterday morning, a South Carolina Web designer who works at home managed to scoop al Qaida by publicly unveiling its new video, a feat she has accomplished numero ...  | Read.. 
US deputy secretary of state John Negroponte with Pakistan foreign minister Khursheed Mehmood Kasuri in Islamabad on Wednesday. (AFP)
US: Pak needs democratic transition
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Mobiles ‘safe in short term’
Mobile phones do not pose short-term health risks, but it remains too soon to say whether they can..  | Read.. 
Sybil the cat sets up home at Number 10
First Gordon Brown and the family settled in — amid a blaze of publicity — back in June. Now, quietl..  | Read.. 
Finally, Ethiopia enters 2000
Seven years after the rest of the world, Ethiopia entered t ...  | Read.. 

‘Sex scenes laughable’
Daniel Radcliffe’s first kiss as Harry Potter attracte ...  | Read.. 

Quake triggers tsunami in Indonesia
The 8.2-magnitude quake off Sumatra island badly damaged mal ...  | Read..