The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Despite protest, Bangla panel calls January poll
The Bangladesh election commission today announced that polls in the country will be held on January 21, 2007, despite the objections of the political alliance led by the Awami League. ...  | Read.. 
Bahrain vote
Bahrainís majority Shias won a political voice in the Sunni-ruled kingdom for the first time in Saturdayís elections, but they are far from being able to wield real ...  | Read.. 
Tiger chief in violence threat
Tamil Tiger chief Velupillai Prabhakaran today threatened to resume their violent struggle for a separate Tamil state, saying that President Mahinda Rajapakse was pursuing a ...  | Read.. 
Radiation trace in UK sites
Traces of radiation have been found at several more sites in London during investigations into the death of a former KGB spy last week, British home secretary John Reid said ...  | Read.. 
Iran crash
An Iranian military aircraft crashed at a Tehran airport today, killing at least 37 people, state-run television reported. It said one person was in hospital after surviving ...  | Read.. 
Actress Nicole Kidman at the European premiere of her latest film Happy Feet in London on Sunday. (AP)
Myanmar closes Red Cross offices
Military-ruled Myanmar has ordered the Red Cross to close its five field offices in the former Burm..  | Read.. 
Maoist funds
Nepalís multi-party government today handed over (Nepal) Rs 100 million ($1.4 million) to ..  | Read..