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Since 1st March, 1999
Debonair Brazilian for all tough missions
Sergio Vieira de Mello, the top UN envoy in Iraq who was killed by a bomb blast today, was a tough but debonair Brazilian who had been dispatched on some of the world body’s most difficult missions. ...  | Read.. 
‘Why is this happening to us'’
One man was carried away on a stretcher with a long metal rod stuck in his face. Another walked away from the destruction completely covered in blood as he held his briefcase ...  | Read.. 
US suspects group linked to al Qaida
The militant group Ansar al-Islam is considered a possible suspect in today’s bombing of the UN headquarters in Baghdad, a senior defence official said. ...  | Read.. 
Eastwood’s Alcatraz inspires jailbreak
The Clint Eastwood movie Escape from Alcatraz may have inspired five rejected asylum seekers who escaped from a Danish prison through a tunnel they dug from their con ...  | Read.. 
A six-year-old leopard and her one-month-old cub in a zoo in Xian, China. (Reuters)
Hero-free zones
Shower act
Scared thief
Arnie set for different combat:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, famous on film for beating up, blowing up and gunning down opponents, said on..  | Read.. 
Campbell denies ‘sexed-up’ charge
Prime Minister Tony Blair’s top aide today rejected allegations he had hyped the case for war in Ir..  | Read.. 
After France boycott, US jets boost Russia show
The US sent its top fighter planes to Russia today for the ...  | Read.. 

Taliban strike on police in week of clashes
Taliban guerrillas have killed 10 policemen, including a pr ...  | Read.. 

Nepal talks end
A third round of peace talks between Nepal’s Maoist rebels ...  | Read.. 

Pervez again rejects call to step down as army chief
The 10-month old stalemate between the Opposition and Presi ...  | Read..