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This isn’t the beginning of a Middle East style jasmine revolution, and Tahrir Square has not come to central Delhi, but protests against corruption that have spread across India this week show how people are tiring of the fraud, extortion and crime-ridden politics that dominate the way the country is run.
Close your eyes and you’ve missed it. Gone are the days where Mancunians and tourists alike would flock to Selfridges and Harvey Nicks to indulge themselves in a spot of designer shopping.
Tony Blair at the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington yesterday was an unapologetic interventionist in Libya. “Let’s assume we get Gaddafi out,” he said, blithely. “We’re going to have to help build those [civil institutions]; we need to be players not spectators.”
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Less than 24 hours after being contacted by journalists – The Independent included – about why Andrew Lansley had decided to be the first Health Secretary in eight years not to attend the Royal College of Nursing Congress he’s decided he will go after all.
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Justin Bieber has no affiliation with English football but Brendan Rodgers’ latest comments doubtless reminded journalistic inquisitors of the singers’ recent catchy chorus.
This week’s Barometer playlist features Metronomy, Younger Brother, Young the Giant, Ben Westbeach, Rewards, Jukebox Collective, Det Vackra Livet and Kid Cudi.
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