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2008-10-13 09:00:15

By John Lichfield * Three-point strategy designed to be 'tool-kit' for restoring stability to banking system EU leaders last night agreed a sweeping rescue plan for the European financial system, based on the moves to guarantee, refloat and partially nationalise banks adopted by Britain last week.

2008-09-25 00:00:22

By Sophie Morris Since Hugh Grant dumped her at the altar, Anna Chancellor has specialised in strong female roles. Tonight she tackles Strindberg.

2008-08-29 12:01:13

Excerpt from report by independent German news agency ddp on 29 August Hamm: Chancellor Angela Merkel (Christian Democratic Union) has again reiterated the need for Germany to build coal-fired power plants.

2008-08-08 00:00:39

South Western Ambulance Service has re-appointed two members of its trust board. Professor Mary Watkins, pictured left, and Bjorn Howard, right, will remain in office for another four years.

2008-07-30 12:01:06

Talk about going out in style. A year ahead of schedule, and two days before Chancellor Pat Sullivan officially retires, UNCG announced Tuesday that it already had reached the $100 million goal of its Students First Campaign.

2008-07-30 09:01:09

By JOSEPH I LIEBERMAN By JOSEPH I. LIEBERMAN MICHELLE RHEE should be commended for her determination to implement courageous and innovative educational reforms in the District of Columbia. Congress should take note as it considers reshaping the No Child Left Behind Act.

2008-07-23 12:00:30

Text of report by independent German news agency ddp on 23 July Berlin: After the arrest of suspected war criminal Radovan Karadzic, Chancellor Angela Merkel (Christian Democratic Union) favours Serbia's rapprochement with the EU.

2007-06-04 09:00:43

By O'Neil, Robert M; Cook, Norma C; Finkin, Matthew W; Henry, Myron S; Et al I.

2006-09-06 02:50:16

By Peter Graff LONDON (Reuters) - Tony Blair will leave office on July 26, the Sun reported in its Wednesday edition, as the increasingly unpopular prime minister faced growing pressure to quit from within his own Labour Party.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.