The Telegraph
Thursday , August 14 , 2014

Police seal Islamabad before protests

Thousands of riot police sealed off Pakistan’s capital with barbed wire and shipping containers on the eve of the country’s Independence Day, in a bid to foil mass protests aimed at toppling embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif....   | Read..

Lauren Bacall dead

Lauren Bacall, the sultry actress with the heavy-lidded eyes and husky voice who captured Humphrey Bogart’s heart both on and off the movie screen, died yesterday at th...   | Read..

US woman’s body found in suitcase in Bali

The body of a 62-year-old American woman was found stuffed inside a suitcase on the Indonesian resort island of Bali, and authorities today arrested her daughter and her daug...   | Read..

Dion cancels all shows, cites family health

Celine Dion has cleared her calendar of all scheduled performances, saying she needs to focus on her health, her husband’s recovery from a cancerous tumour and raising ...   | Read..

Isolated Maliki refuses to step aside

An ever more isolated Nuri al-Maliki again protested his removal as Iraqi Prime Minister today as his former sponsor in Iran publicly endorsed a successor who many in Baghdad...   | Read..
Pakistani soldiers patrol a red zone area of Islamabad on Wednesday. (AFP)
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Robin raged against his demons

Peering through his camera at Robin Williams in 2012, the cinematographer John Bailey thought h...   | Read..

Brazil poll candidate killed in plane crash

Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos was killed in a plane crash today, throwing the Oct...   | Read..