The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Casualty cloud caps numbing November
American troops killed 54 guerrillas in a fierce battle to fight off coordinated ambushes on armoured convoys carrying large quantities of banknotes in the tense Iraqi town of Samarra, the US army said today. ...  | Read.. 
Koizumi stands firm, citizens sceptical
A stunned Japan mourned and debated whether to send troops to Iraq after two Japanese diplomats were killed in a weekend ambush near Saddam Hussein’s home town. ...  | Read.. 
Ageing Italy hands bonus for babies
Christmas this year will be extra special for Antonietta Molinaro. Not only is she about to give birth but she’s also in line for a hefty “baby bonus” from the local mayor. ...  | Read.. 
US death row ruling
The US Supreme Court said today it would decide whether to apply retroactively its ruling that juries and not judges must impose death sentences, an issue that could affect h ...  | Read.. 
President George W. Bush grabs one of his pet dogs Barney, while the other, Spot, continues walking after stepping off Marine One in Texas on Sunday. (Reuters)
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Royal play
Diagnosis: Tony probably sane
After weeks of speculation about British Prime Minister Tony Blair’s health, he has been given some..  | Read.. 
Mr Foot in the Mouth
A bizarre comment by US defence secretary Donald Rumsfeld on the hunt for Iraq’s weapons of mass de..  | Read.. 
‘Miracle’ baby born in Bethlehem
A baby born in Bethlehem is drawing crowds by the thousands ...  | Read.. 

Mobile bar on British
British motorists are no longer allowed to use handheld cel ...  | Read.. 

UN joins the poor in war against AIDS
The UN unveiled ambitious plans today to rush life-saving a ...  | Read.. 

Treason letoff heat on Jakarta
An Indonesian high court has cleared radical Muslim preache ...  | Read.. 

Lanka talks
A fresh round of talks aimed at resolving the power struggl ...  | Read.. 

Budget cuts spark French diplomats’ strike
Thousands of French diplomats from Rome to Riyadh staged an ...  | Read.. 

British Airways resumes Pak flights
British Airways today resumed flights to Pakistan, followin ...  | Read..