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2008-08-18 00:00:17

One of Derbyshire's only spinning and weaving teachers has revealed the social networking revolution is helping her business beat the economic slump.

2008-08-10 15:00:27

By TOM DAYKIN Congress created the essential air service program in 1978, when it deregulated the airline industry and gave carriers freedom to pick their markets and set fares. The program was designed to guarantee that small communities would have a minimum level of air service.The U.S.

2008-07-26 00:00:37

Visitors to a public exhibition on 10-year redevelopment proposals for Derriford Hospital said it was "about time" the plans moved forward.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.