The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Saddam trial after polls
Saddam Hussein, captured by US forces a year ago, will stand trial in Iraq for crimes against humanity after national elections on January 30, Iraqi foreign minister Hoshiyar Zebari said today. ...  | Read.. 
Hu rescues close ally in bid to cement base
China's Communist Party chief Hu Jintao moved a close political ally out of a problem-plauged province today and analysts say he will make more personnel changes as he contin ...  | Read.. 
Cairo heat on Bush ancestor
The censors at al-Azhar, Cairo's centre of Islamic learning, have recommended the government ban a 19th century biography of the Prophet Mohammad by a scholar portrayed in th ...  | Read.. 
Former dictator's hole in US hopes
The hole where Saddam Hussein was found hiding a year ago has not, as the US military hoped, been filled in, and a two-room outhouse near the hideout is scrawled with pro-Sad ...  | Read.. 
sweet dreams are made of this: A sales clerk demonstrates the 'Hizamakura', or lap pillow, at a toy shop in Tokyo. The pillow, priced at 8,980 yen ($8 ...  | Read
Lord it for '30
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Bitter Blunkett breaks his silence
David Blunkett has broken his silence over a relationship with the married publisher Kimberly Q..  | Read.. 
Marathon man tears
An American soldier won Afghanistan's first marathon yesterday, coping with the country's thin moun..  | Read..