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Since 1st March, 1999
In shadow of gallows, Saddam meets family
In the shadow of the scaffold, Saddam Hussein met two of his half-brothers yesterday and passed on personal messages to his family, a lawyer said. ...  | Read.. 
Tyson held for cocaine possession
Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson was arrested in Arizona today and charged with driving under the influence of drugs and possession of cocaine, police said. ...  | Read.. 
Ershad to appeal against ban
Former army ruler Hossain Mohammad Ershad appealed today against the Bangladesh election commission’s decision to ban him from contesting next month’s parliamentary ...  | Read.. 
Oldest paper
The world’s oldest newspaper is to go out of print and will in future only be published on the Internet, the paper said on its website today. ...  | Read.. 
Nepal monitors
The first group of UN arms monitors has arrived in Nepal to manage the weapons of Maoist guerrillas and the government army. ...  | Read.. 
Giant ice shelf breaks free from Arctic island
A giant ice shelf has snapped free from an island south of the North Pole, scientists said yesterday, citing climate change as a “major” reason for the event. ...  | Read.. 
A man prays in Baghdad on Friday. (AFP)
Fuss over British roles leaves Renee clueless
American actress Renee Zellweger doesn’t know what all the fuss is over her playing British wo..  | Read.. 
UK plans campaign to ‘unhook’ smokers
A hard-hitting anti-smoking campaign which features pictures of smokers with their mouths pierced b..  | Read.. 
Julia third child
Julia Roberts is expecting her third child with her husband ...  | Read.. 

Saudi cleric calls Shias infidels
An influential cleric of Saudi Arabia’s hardline Sunni ...  | Read..