International News Archive - February 16, 2010
A leading academic has urged the Australian Government to combine its national policies on culture and innovation, in order to avoid a fresh outbreak of â€˜the culture warsâ€™.
Word of the Day
- The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
- In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").