The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Military gets ready to deliver knockout blow
Sri Lankan jets and attack helicopters bombed Tamil Tiger positions in the north of the island today, the military said, a day after ground forces seized the rebels’ de facto capital Kilinochchi. ...  | Read.. 
TN parties blame Centre for Lanka inaction
Pro-Tiger parties in Tamil Nadu today took out their anger on the Centre for the fall of Kilinochchi, even though India could not have intervened at a time it is waging i ...  | Read.. 
Woman gives birth on Tube
A woman who went into labour on a London Underground train gave birth to a girl, the first baby recorded to have been born on the Tube for 84 years. ...  | Read.. 
Primary school bans ‘school’
A new primary school has banned the use of the word “school” in its title because it has “negative connotations”. ...  | Read.. 
Lankan soldiers in Kilinochchi. (Reuters)
Travolta’s son dies on holiday
Hollywood actor John Travolta’s teenage son Jett has died suddenly during a family holiday..  | Read.. 
Israeli tanks, choppers enter Gaza: Witness
A column of Israeli tanks, some firing their weapons, rolled into the northern Gaza Strip today, a ..  | Read..