The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Egypt envoy seizure raises Iraq stakes
Iraq and Egypt tried to secure the release of a senior Egyptian diplomat today after he was snatched in a brazen kidnapping while leaving a mosque — the first envoy to be taken hostage in a growing wave of abductions. ...  | Read.. 
Gunmen raid office, Arafat challenged
Palestinian militants briefly commandeered a government building in the Gaza Strip today, demanding President Yasser Arafat reinstate comrades they said had been dismissed fr ...  | Read.. 
Kerry struggles to lose elitist tag with voters
The Democrats’ presidential challenger returned to his birthplace yesterday seeking to give an answer to a key question hanging over his campaign: who exactly is Senator ...  | Read.. 
Three key Khan aides released
Pakistan released three key aides to Abdul Qadeer Khan after keeping them in detention for over six months in connection with the probe into proliferation of nuclear technolo ...  | Read.. 
in tune: Alicia Keys performs at the 39th Pori Jazz Festival, Finland. (AFP)
Rowling pledge
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Paris Hilton, boyfriend end 7-month romance
Hotel heiress and reality television star Paris Hilton and recording artist Nick Carter have ended ..  | Read.. 
CIA unable to break into Osama’s inner circle
The CIA has intelligence agents inside Osama bin Laden’s al Qaida network — as it did before the Se..  | Read.. 
Iran scribe trial
An Iranian court has acquitted an intelligence agent charge ...  | Read..