The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Israel storm clouds US war effort
Israeli troops shot dead seven Palestinians in raids across the West Bank and swept back into Bethlehem to reimpose a curfew today, ending a brief Christmas respite from occupation. ...  | Read.. 
UN watchdog raises N. Korea nuclear alarm
The UN atomic watchdog today said North Korea’s move to activate nuclear facilities was “very worrying” as South Korea vowed to play a leading role in stopping its communist ...  | Read.. 
Scowls and smiles over face transplant plan
The prospect of the world’s first face transplant has sparked a fierce debate in Britain over the ethical and medical implications of such a radical procedure. ...  | Read.. 
Iran outlaws stoning
Iran has abolished stoning as a form of capital punishment, an Iranian newspaper reported today, in an apparent bid to ease European Union human rights concerns ahead of a po ...  | Read.. 
A British soldier blows bubbles during a Christmas lunch in Kabul. (Reuters)
Christmas jackpot
Python panic
Piranha ban
Giant shoes
Step out, please, your farm is First Lady’s chosen land
Grace Mugabe, the wife of Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe, has finally chosen the farm she wants..  | Read.. 
Jaish link to Pak church attack
Police detained three suspected members of the Jaish-e-Mohammad in central Pakistan today over the ..  | Read.. 
Baghdad begins to stock up
Iraq has increased food rations to let citizens stock up f ...  | Read.. 

Tigers talk tough on truce
Tamil Tiger rebels today accused the Sri Lankan military o ...  | Read..