The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Last-ditch talks over mosque
The Pakistan government tonight held last-ditch talks over loudspeakers and cellphones with a radical cleric and hundreds of militants holed up in the Lal Masjid here but there were little indications of a breakthrough. ...  | Read.. 
China slams killing of its citizens
China today condemned the killing of three Chinese mechanics in northwest Pakistan, urging authorities today to catch the culprits and protect its citizens. ...  | Read.. 
Lanka seizes key ‘Tora Bora’ plateau
Sri Lanka’s Tamil Tigers will lose their last foothold in the island’s restive east within days after troops captured a strategic plateau overnight, the ground comm ...  | Read.. 
EU bans ‘sunblock’ from sun creams
There is no such thing as 100 per cent protection from the sun, the EU’s consumer chief warned holidaymakers today and she banned the words ”sunblock” and  ...  | Read.. 
Baby-beater dad kills himself in court
A father took his life in the dock of a courtroom by apparently drinking poison just moments after he was convicted of brutally assaulting his baby daughter. ...  | Read.. 
A man prays for his brother who is holed up inside the mosque. (AP, AFP)
Last-ditch talks over mosque
UN yes to Korea mission
Cindy threat
Oldest port wine heritage crushed underfoot
The world’s oldest and largest port producer is finally trampling on 2,000 years of agricu..  | Read.. 
Plea to JK: Save Harry
Thousands of Harry Potter fans have signed a petition urging J.K. Rowling to keep writing novels ab..  | Read..