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The Cardiff weekend was a success, for my money… just about.
I thought we might have trouble attracting fans for a winter break in South Wales, but the numbers were the second-best for the event in its two settings, beaten only by Cardiff in 2008.
The atmosphere was a little strange in the stadium at times, but [...]
India’s prime minister, Manmohan Singh, has today sadly displayed how weak he is in dealing with corruption at all levels of his coalition government. In a one-hour televised press conference with tv news channel editors, he admitted that he could not control all his ministers, and indirectly appealed to the media not to play up the many corruption scandals that are now being unearthed across the country.
In profiling some of the top British developers of all time, one man could never be left out. David Crookes talks to David Braben about the production of the 3D classic, Elite.
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However, I think the point still stands that the pair have a very different conception of the Big Society from Phillip Blond, who they describe as “more Red than Tory”.
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Ali Abdullah Saleh, the President of Yemen, recently announced that he would not seek re-election in 2013. That is extremely generous of him; after all, he has only been in power for the last thirty-one years.
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Arsenal v Barcelona, Champions League, 7.45pm
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This is a mouth-watering clash if ever there was one. I don’t think anyone is expecting a boring and defensive game and let’s face it, Arsenal have to at least try and build some kind of lead before they visit Camp [...]
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