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Turmoil knocks on the gates of Baghdad
Bloody turmoil reigned in Iraq today, the first anniversary of Saddam Husseinís fall, with Sunni and Shia rebels battling US-led forces and holding three Japanese and several other foreign hostages. ...  | Read.. 
Hundreds held after Nepal rally
Nepali police arrested hundreds of people today, including political leaders, as thousands chanting anti-monarchy slogans defied a ban on rallies and took to the streets in p ...  | Read.. 
Pak tribal chief remains defiant
A notorious tribesman wanted by Pakistan for harbouring foreign militants from al Qaida and the ousted Afghan Taliban regime has said he had no plans to give himself up, a lo ...  | Read.. 
Koizumi firm despite threat
Facing his toughest political test, Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi told an anguished Japan today he had no plans to pull troops from Iraq despite a threat by kidnappers the ...  | Read.. 
Uma Thurman at the Hollywood premiere of Kill Bill Vol. II. (AFP)
Irish ire over Madonnaís Sunday concert
Pop diva Madonna came under fire from Christians in Ireland today after it was confirmed she would ..  | Read.. 
Exodus as Tiger civil war erupts in Lanka
Thousands of civilians fled rebel-held areas in Sri Lankaís east today, as rival factions of Tamil ..  | Read..