The International Herald Tribune
No new headlines on Sunday.
Police on alert after Oldham riot
Extra police officers are patrolling the streets of Oldham
after a night of violence between hundreds of Asian youths and police.
US urges Arafat to stop attacks
A US envoy presses Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat
to stop attacks by militants, following two car bomb blasts in Jerusalem
Schumacher masters Monaco
heads a superb Ferrari
one-two at the Monaco Grand Prix
, but David Coulthard
settles for fifth.
Labour chases crime barons
Home Secretary Jack Straw
unveils Labour's plans to seize the assets of crime barons - but the policies come under fire from the Tories.
The New York Times
Congress approves tax cuts, with rebates this summer
gave final approval to a $1.35 trillion tax cut, voting to reduce all income tax rates over the next five years.
Stressed out? Bad knee? Try a sip of these juices
Big companies like Coca-Cola
and Procter & Gamble
have begun embellishing their products with herbal remedies
that are popular, but largely unproven.
As others abandon plains, Indians and bison come back
As the nearly all-white counties of the Great Plains
empty out, American Indians
are coming home.
Document erases doubts about a McVeigh witness
The missing document, known as a lead sheet, was one of about 4,000 pages of information turned over to lawyers for Timothy J. McVeigh
and Terry L. Nichols
in recent weeks after the Federal Bureau of Investigation
sought to close down its case in preparation for the execution of Mr. McVeigh.
Reuter Poll: Beijing will win 2008 Olympic bid
will win July's International Olympic Committee
(IOC) vote to stage the 2008 Olympic Games
, according to a Reuters poll of leading sports journalists.
Macedonia to cut ties with Taiwan
is to suspend "diplomatic ties" with Taiwan
more than two years after switching recognition from Beijing to Taipei, the "foreign ministry" in Taipei announced Sunday.
Chemical spill in southern China injures 90
A chemical spill at a closed dye factory in China's southern province of Guangdong
injured 90 people after they inhaled toxic fumes.
Philippine gunmen seize 20 on resort island
Gunmen believed to be Muslim rebels seized 20 people on Sunday including three American tourists in a dawn raid on a resort in the southern Philippines
, government officials said.
Senior bank official wanted on graft charge
A former director of the Bank of China
's branch in the southern island province of Hainan
is being sought by police for alleged graft, state media reported Sunday.
Namibian orphan, cancer patient, needs help
Namibia Albinos Association
(NAA) is appealing to public-spirited individuals and organisations to assist one of its members, Mesag Gwaangoya, 20, an orphan, suffering from skin cancer
Chissano to step down in 2004
At a time when several African leaders are fiddling with their countries constitutions to cling to power, Mozambican President Joaquim Chissano
insists he will stand down when his current term runs out in 2004.
Ugandan press on underpinnings of Powell's trip
The local press in Uganda
was this week into speculations on the undeclared aspects of a four- country tour embarked upon by US Secretary of State Colin Powell
Zimbabwe speaks back after Powell's attacks
Zimbabwe reacted angrily at the weekend to criticisms from US Secretary of State Colin Powell, that President Robert Mugabe
was undemocratically clinging to power.
The Moscow Times
No new headlines.