The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Leave Lebanon, Bush tells straying Syria
President George W. Bush demanded Syria pull troops from Lebanon today in the wake of the killing of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri and said he would seek support from European leaders next week to put more pressure on Damascus. ...  | Read.. 
Shia alliance secures slim majority in Iraq
Iraq's Shia alliance won a slim majority of seats in the new National Assembly, the Electoral Commission said today, securing them power after decades of domination by minori ...  | Read.. 
Sharon spared, son indicted
Israel's attorney general decided not to file charges against Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and former aides in a campaign funding scandal but indicted his son today, the justi ...  | Read.. 
Final hunt held as ban looms
Thousands of defiant British fox-hunting enthusiasts rode out today to enjoy their ancient pastime for one last time before becoming outlaws. ...  | Read.. 
Nazek, the widow of slain former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq al-Hariri, prays at his grave in Beirut. (AFP)
Veteran's thumbs down to painkillers
A veteran US Food and Drug Administration scientist today said he saw no need for the pain drugs kn..  | Read.. 
Sideways wine pops the word
And the Oscar for Hollywood's word of the year goes to 'pinot,' as in pinot noir, the wine variety ..  | Read.. 
30 kg of UK plutonium missing
About 30 kg of plutonium, enough to make seven or eight nuc ...  | Read.. 

Korea's Nero
Kim Jong-il celebrated his birthday in exuberant fashio ...  | Read..