The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Stress on ‘happiness’ index
Thailand’s military rulers unveiled a stopgap prime minister and constitution today, fulfilling a promise to step back in favour of civilians within two weeks of their coup against Thaksin Shinawatra. ...  | Read.. 
Russia raises pitch in Georgia spy war
The commander of Russian military forces in Georgia said his troops had been put on high alert and ordered to shoot to kill to defend their bases, while Russian President Vla ...  | Read.. 
Dictator’s duplicates
The eccentric North Korean dictator Kim Jong-il has hired doubles tocarry out his more mundane tasks, according to South Korean intelligence officials, reports The Dai ...  | Read.. 
9/11 Atta with ‘martyr’ will
A video of two 9/11 hijackers reading their “martyrdom” will at Osama bin Laden’s headquarters in Afghanistan has emerged in the US, a British newspaper report ...  | Read.. 
Israel’s Lebanon pullout almost over
Israel’s army withdrew from all of south Lebanon except a small border village today, as part of a handover to the Lebanese army and UN peacekeepers under a ceasefire de ...  | Read.. 
Actors Kevin Costner and Ashton Kutcher (right) at the German TV show Wetten Dass (Bet It) in Karlsruhe, southern Germany, on Saturday. ...  | Read
Tenor book
Seven Tigers killed
Airline deal
Brazil crash
Kylie’s crack at book for kids
Australian pop star Kylie Minogue launched her first children’s book at the weekend, joining..  | Read.. 
Bell for Saudi barbed curtain
Security in Iraq has collapsed so dramatically that Saudi Arabia has ordered the construction o..  | Read..