The Telegraph
Friday, October 20, 2017


Sharif indicted on UK assets

A Pakistan's accountability court on Thursday indicted Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and her husband Mohammad Safdar in at least two cases of alleged corruption....   | Read..

Catalans face Spain threat

Spain's central government said on Thursday it would suspend Catalonia's autonomy and impose direct rule after the region's leader threatened to go ahead with a formal declaration of independence i......   | Read..

NZ elects youngest leader in 150 years

A minor party holding the balance of power in New Zealand threw its support behind 37-year-old Jacinda Ardern's bid to become Prime Minister on Thursday, ending the Centre-Right National Party's ni......   | Read..

Trump locked in row

President Trump's condolence call to the widow of a slain soldier exploded into a vicious row that swamped the White House on Wednesday, with the soldier's grieving mother accusing the President of......   | Read..

Socialite in race to challenge Putin

A young socialite and television journalist whose father was a close ally of Russia's President, Vladimir Putin, declared her intention on Wednesday to challenge him in the presidential election sc......   | Read..

37th mission for Asterix

Asterix, the indomitable pint-sized Gaul forever outfoxing the Romans, returns for his 37th comic adventure on Thursday, this time battling his way across Italy in a chariot race....   | Read..

Malta PM urged to resign

The sons of slain investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia have called on the Maltese Prime Minister to resign....   | Read..

Heathrow £7m heist brain jailed

The mastermind behind a £7 million heist reminiscent of the Thomas Crown Affair had criminal friends burgle an elderly lady's £1 million home to drive down the price, a court has heard....   | Read..

Fire guts Myanmar hotel

One person was killed on Thursday in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon's best-known hotels, sending dark smoke billowing over the centre of Myanmar's largest city and triggering an hours-......   | Read..
A firefighter tries to extinguish a blaze at the Kandawgyi Palace hotel in Yangon early on Thursday. (AFP)