The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
For polls, Bangla at defence door
Bangladesh’s interim government today urged the defence forces to clamp down on any attempt to disrupt the general elections. ...  | Read.. 
Ban softens stand
In a damage control exercise, UN secretary-general Ban ki-moon strongly supported the demand by top human rights officials that Iraqi President Jalal Talabani stop the execut ...  | Read.. 
Congress starts with Democrats in control
Congress convened today with Democrats in control of both the House of Representatives and Senate for the first time in a dozen years. ...  | Read.. 
Sharon Stone at the premiere of Alpha Dog in Los Angeles on Wednesday. (AP)
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Slaves return to bondage
The plight of former slaves who were freed from bondage in Nepal six years ago is so desperate that..  | Read.. 
No idea where Osama is: Mullah Omar
Taliban chief Mullah Mohammad Omar has added to the mystery over Osama bin Laden, saying he has not..  | Read..