The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Briton freed after 18 yrs on Pak death row
A British man who faced the death penalty in Pakistan for a murder he says he didnít commit was released today after 18 years in jail and later flew out of the country. ...  | Read.. 
France Royal
Segolene Royal won backing from her Socialist Party to become Franceís first woman President in next yearís election, promising change to many voters tired of a gen ...  | Read.. 
Russia nabs officials taking bribe
Police have arrested the director of the Russian state medical insurance fund and five other senior employees for bribe-taking, the latest officials to feel the weight of Pre ...  | Read.. 
Nepal warning
Nepal Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala today sternly warned the Maoist rebels to stop recruiting schoolchildren for their Peopleís Liberation Army. ...  | Read.. 
Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen gets her hair arranged before the start of the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Los Angeles on Thursday. (AP)
Dutch government backs burqa ban
The Dutch government, facing re-election next week, said today it plans to draw up legislation ..  | Read.. 
Sophia Loren sizzles in Pirelli calendar
Italian actress Sophia Loren, still sizzling at 72, is the star of the 2007 edition of the famously..  | Read..