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Since 1st March, 1999
Vatican rumours of plot to hide Friday death
The politics of electing of the next Pope moved into bizarre territory yesterday with rumours sweeping Rome of a conservative plot to secure the papacy. ...  | Read.. 
French bias row worsens
The French government faced accusations of double standards today over a decision to fly flags at half-mast in honour of Pope John Paul which critics said violated the state' ...  | Read.. 
Bells to ring in new Pope
The Vatican will ring the bells of St Peter's when the next Pope is chosen, as well as pouring the traditional white smoke out of the Sistine Chapel, to avoid confusion over ...  | Read.. 
Secret dies with the Pontiff
Pope John Paul II will take a secret to the grave when he is buried on Friday ' the identity of the last cardinal he named in 2003, which he said at the time he wanted to kee ...  | Read.. 
German supermodel Heidi Klum at the launch of a book on swimwear in New York. (Reuters)
Mona Lisa moves into spacious new digs
Four years and almost 5 million euros later, Leonard da Vinci's Mona Lisa has moved into spa..  | Read.. 
Jackson molested me: Ex-maid son
The son of Michael Jackson's former maid broke down on the witness stand yesterday during the s..  | Read.. 
General held
Gunmen kidnapped an Iraqi army general in western Baghdad, ...  | Read.. 

China firms up Pak ties
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao began a tour of South Asia in P ...  | Read.. 

UK polls hint at real contest
Prime Minister Tony Blair confirmed today the worst-kept se ...  | Read.. 

Saudis kill key Qaida militant
Saudi forces waging a fierce three-day battle with gunmen h ...  | Read..