The Telegraph
Monday, January 22, 2018
 

World

Kabul hotel attack kills at least 30

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Gunmen in army uniforms who stormed Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel late on Saturday and battled Afghan Special Forces through the night killed more than 30 people and wounded many more, although the final toll of dead and wounded may still be higher....   | Read..
 

Macron-vs-Trump brews in Davos

First published on 22-Jan-2018
European leaders will be out in force at the World Economic Forum in Davos this week to defend multilateralism before President Donald Trump arrives to deliver his "America First" message....   | Read..
 

Oxford debate on time balm for women

First published on 22-Jan-2018
An extended time limit for completing math and computer science exams at Oxford University have had a positive impact on the grades of female students....   | Read..
 

China swipe at US 'flaw'

First published on 22-Jan-2018
China's official news agency said in a commentary on Sunday that the shutdown of the US government exposed "chronic flaws" in the US political system....   | Read..
 

Death for 'IS' German

First published on 22-Jan-2018
An Iraqi court on Sunday sentenced to death a German woman of Moroccan origin for membership of the Islamic State, a spokesperson said....   | Read..
 

Rohingya camps tense

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Tension mounted on Sunday at refugee camps in Bangladesh holding hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims over an operation to send them back to Myanmar, from where they have fled following a mili......   | Read..
 

'Trump shutdown' starts as talks fail

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Much of the federal government officially shut down early Saturday morning after Senate Democrats, showing remarkable solidarity in the face of a clear political danger, blocked consideration of a ......   | Read..
 

Police board Gatwick flight over pilot fears

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Armed police boarded a flight seconds before takeoff after cabin crew called for help over fears the pilot was drunk....   | Read..
 

Petty died from 'overdose'

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Tom Petty, the chart-topping singer and songwriter, died in October from an accidental drug overdose as a result of mixing medications that included opioids, the medical examiner-coroner for the co......   | Read..
 

A Year in Provence author Mayle dead

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The British author Peter Mayle, who sold the dream of giving up the 9-5 treadmill and relocating to a rural idyll to millions of harassed office workers all over the world in his best selling A Yea......   | Read..
 

Facebook in trustworthy news boost

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Facebook Inc will begin to prioritise "trustworthy" news outlets on its stream of social media posts as it works to combat "sensationalism" and "misinformation", chief......   | Read..
 

Four gunmen raid Kabul hotel

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A group of as many as four gunmen attacked the Intercontinental Hotel in the Afghan capital Kabul and were exchanging fire with security forces on Saturday as residents and staff fled....   | Read..
 

Celebrated French chef dead

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Paul Bocuse, who died on Saturday aged 91, combined a passion for food and women with a nose for self-publicity that brought him fame and fortune far beyond his native France....   | Read..
 

Pope defends native people

First published on 21-Jan-2018
In this sweltering Amazonian city, Pope Francis on Friday gave a stirring defence of the region's indigenous people, whose lands and way of life are threatened by industry and government, leaving n......   | Read..
 

US government shuts down as Senate blocks spending bill

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, halting all but the most essential operations and marring the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration in a s......   | Read..
 

Liam Neeson reveals how he fell in love with Helen Mirren

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Liam Neeson has finally opened up about his first meeting with Helen Mirren on the sets of the 1981 film Excalibur following which the duo got into a ”serious relationship”....   | Read..
 

House approves spending bill

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The House approved a stop-gap spending bill on Thursday night to keep the government open past Friday, but Senate Democrats - angered by President Trump's vulgar aspersions and a lack of progress o......   | Read..
 

Macron confirms tapestry loan to UK

First published on 20-Jan-2018
France and Britain appear to be enjoying a new Entente Cordiale after French president Emmanuel Macron confirmed the famous Bayeux tapestry would be loaned to Britain in 2022....   | Read..
 

Prosecute 'terrorist' Saeed, US urges Pak

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The US on Friday said it has told Islamabad clearly that Hafiz Saeed is a "terrorist" and should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law....   | Read..
 

NZ PM Ardern says she is pregnant

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Jacinda Ardern, who became New Zealand's Prime Minister in October, attracted international attention when she denounced television interviewers who had asked whether she planned to have children i......   | Read..