The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Vatican sets papal election date
Cardinals decided today to start a conclave to elect a successor to Pope John Paul on April 18 as more than 1 million people lined up to see the Pontiff's body, bringing chaos to Rome. ...  | Read.. 
Lines, weather tax pilgrims
The closest that 70-year-old Maria Cipriana got to Pope John Paul was the first aid tent at the entrance to St Peter's Square. ...  | Read.. 
Harvard loses top professor
Another member of Harvard University's African-American studies department said yesterday he will leave the school in what one critic called the latest sign of discontent wit ...  | Read.. 
Monaco's Prince Rainier dies
Monaco's Prince Rainier, whose marriage to US actress Grace Kelly brought Hollywood glamour to his tiny state, died today aged 81. ...  | Read.. 
Lisa Maria Presley promotes her new album Now What in Costa Mesa, California. (AFP)
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Nobel Prize novelist Saul Bellow dead
Saul Bellow, who rose from writing book reviews for $10 apiece to become one of America's greatest n..  | Read.. 
Toumai skull seals place in history
New evidence shows a seven- million-year-old skull unearthed in Chad is the earliest member of the ..  | Read.. 
US puts off training of Nepal soldiers
Putting pressure on King Gyanendra to restore multi-par ...  | Read.. 

Kurd named Iraq President
Parliament elected Kurdish leader Jalal Talabani as Iraq's ...  | Read.. 

Saddam shaken
Saddam Hussein watched the election of Iraq's new President ...  | Read.. 

Windsor scare
Two tourists managed to avoid security and reach a private ...  | Read..