The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Rice makes surprise Iraq visit
US secretary of state Condoleezza Rice made a surprise visit to Iraq today for talks with political leaders grappling with a surge in violence since a new cabinet was formed last month. ...  | Read.. 
Deadly ‘error’
Newsweek magazine today said it may have erred in a May 9 report that said US interrogators desecrated the Quran at Guantanamo Bay, and apologised to victims of deadly ...  | Read.. 
Israel row on Madonna
Pop star Madonna was at the centre of a diplomatic tiff in Israel today involving the foreign minister, his celebrity wife and the ambassador to Washington. ...  | Read.. 
Zarqawi wounded: Report
Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, Iraq’s most wanted terrorist with a '13-million bounty on his head, was seriously wounded and briefly treated at a hospital in Iraq last week befor ...  | Read.. 
Actor-singer Lindsay Lohan performs at a concert in California. (Reuters)
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Jail for Saudi reformists
A Saudi court jailed three prominent reformists today for up to nine years for trying to sow dissen..  | Read.. 
Holiday row hots up in France
Millions of French workers are expected to stay at home tomorrow, ignoring a government decision to..  | Read.. 
Blair to defy party rebels
Britain’s Tony Blair will defy party rebels this week ...  | Read.. 

Shot down, ‘like rabbits’
Families of hundreds killed in Uzbekistan when troops opene ...  | Read..