The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Gustav gets stronger as it roars to Cuba
Hurricane Gustav grew bigger and stronger with 230kmph winds as it roared toward Cuba today and threatened the oil-rich Gulf of Mexico and New Orleans which was devastated by a similar storm in 2005. ...  | Read.. 
MP defends honour killings
A Pakistani lawmaker defended a decision by southwestern tribesmen to bury five women alive because they wanted to choose their own husbands, telling stunned members of parli ...  | Read.. 
50 injured in Bangla firing
At least 50 people were injured when Bangladesh police fired teargas and used batons to disperse textile workers protesting against the sacking of fellow-workers today, polic ...  | Read.. 
45 hurt in Colombo explosion
At least 45 people were injured when a small bomb exploded in a busy market area in Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo, officials said. ...  | Read.. 
A swollen river caused by Hurricane Gustav in Kingston, Jamaica. (AP)
Gustav gets stronger as it roars to Cuba
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22 killed as quake rattles China provinces
An earthquake hit southwest China’s Sichuan and Yunnan provinces today, killing 22 people and ..  | Read.. 
Taliban influence rising in Peshawar
When the summer holidays end tomorrow, the parents of 1,400 pupils at the Badabher Government G..  | Read..