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America pounds & pleads with militia
US forces pounded Shia militia from the air and ground in Najaf today, and used loudspeakers to urge the defiant fighters to surrender and civilians to get away from the battle zone. ...  | Read.. 
Imran missed chance to be PM, says Pervez
Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf said in an interview today that cricket-hero- turned-politician Imran Khan had missed out on becoming Prime Minister because he turned aga ...  | Read.. 
Pak braces for Qaida backlash
Pakistan is bracing for a backlash from Islamic militants after its most successful crackdown on al Qaida and local allies to date, military and civilian officials said today ...  | Read.. 
Colombo US embassy shut
The US embassy in Sri Lanka was evacuated and closed indefinitely today because of a security threat, an embassy spokesman said. ...  | Read.. 
US singer Kelly Clarkson performs on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno at the NBC Studios in Burbank, California. (AFP)
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Old faces pack new Singapore govt
Lee Hsien Loong, Singapore’s Prime Minister-designate, today appointed a new government of mostly o..  | Read.. 
King Kong shriek blonde dies
Fay Wray, the shrieking blonde beauty who earned fame as the frightened girl stalked by King Kong u..  | Read.. 
After US, I, Robot charges into UK
The sci-fi thriller I, Robot starring Will Smith has ...  | Read.. 

Faced with arrest, Chalabi blames US
Ahmad Chalabi, once tipped to lead Iraq after Saddam Hussei ...  | Read.. 

Bush names former CIA officer as chief
US President George W. Bush today nominated as CIA director ...  | Read.. 

2 killed in series of blasts in Istanbul
Simultaneous bomb attacks rocked two hotels and a gas depot ...  | Read.. 

Minorities not happy with Tory crime plan
The Opposition Conservative Party launched its crime-cuttin ...  | Read..