The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
UN ‘deplores’ Myanmar crackdown
The UN Security Council said today it “strongly deplores” the violent crackdown on protesters by Myanmar’s military rulers and called for a “genuine dialogue” between the government and the pro-democracy opposition. ...  | Read.. 
14-year-old held for plotting raid on school
A 14-year-old boy armed with a rifle and home-made grenades was arrested late today after confessing to plotting a “Columbine-like attack” on a suburban Philadelphi ...  | Read.. 
Benazir return
Former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto will return as planned on October 18, a spokesman said, despite a call from President Pervez Musharraf for her to wait until a ...  | Read.. 
Bulgari gems boycott
Italy’s Bulgari added its name to the list of jewellers boycotting gems from Myanmar after a crackdown by the country’s military rulers on pro-democracy protesters. ...  | Read.. 
Onus on parties, says Saran
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s special envoy Shyam Saran today said the Nepal stalemate would end as soon as the parties finalised their new schedule for the Const ...  | Read.. 
British actress Liz Hurley at an event to aid the Breast Cancer Research Foundation in London on Thursday. (AP)
Bernstein ire at hasty reporters
Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Carl Bernstein took reporters at a news conference to task for no..  | Read.. 
Elizabeths discuss bad breath
When Cate Blanchett and Judi Dench co-starred in last year’s drama Notes on a Scandal, ..  | Read..