The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
US battles allies bent on averting war
The US turned up the pressure on the UN Security Council today to swiftly decide Iraq’s fate, dismissing a Franco-German proposal to expand weapons inspections and arguing Saddam Hussein must face imminent military action for failing to disarm. ...  | Read.. 
Pope envoy
Pope John Paul made a dramatic appeal today for world prayer to avert war and sent a top cardinal on a peace mission to Baghdad to try to convince Iraq to cooperate with th ...  | Read.. 
Clooney crack at critic
George Clooney reacted with a stream of invective when a journalist called the American actor’s latest film — the box office flop Solaris — “boring” after it was scree ...  | Read.. 
US allies in last-gasp dash to avert war
Germany said today it would put a last-ditch Franco-German peace plan on Iraq to the UN Security Council on Friday when arms inspectors present a report that could trigger a ...  | Read.. 
British academic Lesley McCulloch, 40, in Banda Aceh, 1,700 km north of Jakarta, after being released by Indonesia on Sunday. Originally suspected of ...  | Read
Trouble in the name
Dog days
Nude rally
Pisco spat
Land-grab slur on Gerard
When the village of Aniane in the South of France fought off an attempt by an American wine cor..  | Read.. 
Sharon called to form govt
Prime Minister Ariel Sharon officially accepted today the task of forming Israel’s next government ..  | Read.. 
German kin shun Rumsfeld for war talk
The Rumsfelds of Weyhe-Sudweyhe, an unremarkable red-br ...  | Read.. 

Jackson roommate’s mom trashes Bashir scoop
The mother of the 12-year-old boy who admitted that he ...  | Read..