The Telegraph
Saturday , June 21 , 2014

Iraq forces gear up to attack rebels

Iraqi forces were massing north of Baghdad today, aiming to strike back at Sunni Islamists whose drive towards the capital prompted the US to send military advisers to stiffen government resistance....   | Read..

Woman gang-raped, hung from tree in Pak

A 20-year-old woman has been gang-raped, killed and hung from a tree in Pakistan in a case with a chilling resemblance to a double rape and murder in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh, t...   | Read..

Ukraine announces week-long truce

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko today ordered a seven-day ceasefire in the fight against pro-Russian separatists, but also warned them they could face death if they did ...   | Read..

Female Lecter cooks mate’s heart

A 71-year-old French woman is to undergo psychiatric testing after killing her husband and cooking his heart, nose and genitals. ...   | Read..

China anger over HK referendum

More than 200,000 people voted for full democracy in Hong Kong within the first few hours of an unofficial online referendum today in a civil campaign that has sparked warnin...   | Read..
UN High Commissioner for Refugees special envoy Angelina Jolie (right) with an ethnic Karenni refugee, Baw Meh, 75, at the Ban Mai Nai Soi refugee cam ...  | Read
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Smartphone ‘kill switch’ to help stop theft

By next summer, most new smartphones may no longer be quite so attractive to thieves....   | Read..

84 people in US exposed to anthrax

US authorities increased to 84 people their count of government workers potentially exposed to live...   | Read..