The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Hundreds die in Iran quake
A powerful earthquake hit a mountainous region of southeast Iran today, killing almost 400 people, injuring hundreds and destroying villages, officials said. ...  | Read.. 
Shias propose PM
Iraq's main Shia alliance named Ibrahim al-Jaafari as its candidate for Prime Minister today, meaning he will almost certainly get the job following the alliance's success in ...  | Read.. 
Royal comedy of errors
The wedding plans of Britain's Prince Charles and his long-time lover Camilla Parker Bowles are turning into a comedy of errors, royal-watchers agree. ...  | Read.. 
France race raids slammed
French President Jacques Chirac today condemned an attack in which swastikas were daubed on the main mosque in Paris, and faced pressure from Jewish groups to intensify the f ...  | Read.. 
A bird trainer feeds seeds to his pet at a bird market in Shanghai. (Reuters)
Jackie sale
Pool steal
Banderas to sing at Oscars
John Travolta will hand out a coveted Oscar at Sunday's Academy Awards, while Antonio Banderas and ..  | Read.. 
US boast masks divisions
President George W. Bush won a largely symbolic pledge from Nato allies, including Iraq war critic..  | Read.. 
From Freedom to French fries
President George W. Bush called the French leader by his f ...  | Read.. 

Ice clue to frozen Mars sea
A frozen sea surviving as blocks of pack ice may lie just b ...  | Read..