The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Court sentences Khatami’s ally to death
An Iranian court has sentenced an academic and close ally of President Mohammad Khatami to death for blasphemy after he questioned the right of the clergy to rule the Islamic Republic, his lawyer said today. ...  | Read.. 
Pervez gifts allies time
The race to form a civilian government to rule Pakistan was wide open today after the military postponed the opening of Parliament, a move seen as buying time for allies of P ...  | Read.. 
Career need not be interrupted
Longevity in Hollywood demands great looks and good connections, and any handler worth his 10 per cent commission knows it also calls for a tight hold around the sharp co ...  | Read.. 
US alert ahead of Pak execution
The state department warned Americans yesterday that the execution next week of a Pakistani convicted of murdering two CIA staff could trigger retaliatory attacks on US inter ...  | Read.. 
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Prosecution benevolent after guilty verdict
After all the hype, all the insinuation and a defence conspiracy theory that could only have been w..  | Read.. 
Most dependable source in China: rumours
Rumour-mongering is a crime in China, but you wouldn’t know it from the cacophony of predictions su..  | Read.. 
Butler attacks Diana family
Former royal butler Paul Burrell launched a vitriolic attac ...  | Read.. 

Party learns to party at a Beijing bar
In a cavernous bar at the centre of Beijing’s top partying ...  | Read..