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Caught & Social: Pete doffs his chapeau in France, Notebook

Caught & Social: Pete doffs his chapeau in France

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Friday, 11 March 2011 at 10:39 am

World of weather: wind power, Notebook

World of weather: wind power

Renewable energy, especially wind power, has been a hot topic over recent years. The relevant technology is developing fast and the introduction of large-scale wind farms is a key part of that growth. As more of these farms are built, it is vital to know how the energy produced is affected by climate variations, both [...]

By | Notebook | Friday, 11 March 2011 at 10:32 am

An alternate CV, Notebook

An alternate CV

For the 2.5 million of us who are currently out of work, there always awaits the enervating task of recompiling one’s CV for critical view.
It leaves many, including myself, feeling more than a little deflated, having to reduce your life’s work into two pages of A4 text. In this time of uncertainty, one often has [...]

By | Notebook | Friday, 11 March 2011 at 10:30 am

Today from <i>i</i>: Female politicians on film, Notebook

Today from i: Female politicians on film

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Friday, 11 March 2011 at 10:17 am

Digital Digest, Notebook

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Notebook | Friday, 11 March 2011 at 10:11 am

Online House Hunter: Re-cap time, Property

Online House Hunter: Re-cap time

Time for a re-cap on where to start your online house hunting

By | Property | Friday, 11 March 2011 at 7:00 am

The creator of The Wire weighs in on his star’s drug arrest, Notebook

The creator of The Wire weighs in on his star’s drug arrest

When I heard that Felicia “Snoop” Pearson, an actress from The Wire, had been arrested in a massive drug sting, I emailed David Simon, the creator of the TV series and the man who plucked her from obscurity, on the off chance he felt like commenting on the affair for today’s Indy.
He replied, half an [...]

By | Notebook | Friday, 11 March 2011 at 6:49 am

iBet: Ireland have failed to convince in the Six Nations, Sport

iBet: Ireland have failed to convince in the Six Nations

Wales v Ireland, Six Nations Championship, Saturday 5pm
Lay Ireland at 5/4 with Betfair
Wales have put a bad 2010 behind them with impressive wins in Scotland and Italy and there was no disgrace in beating beaten by England by seven points last time out. They are a normally strong at the Millennium Stadium and indeed that [...]

By | Sport | Friday, 11 March 2011 at 1:00 am

John Hutton: time for Labour to expel him?, Eagle Eye

John Hutton: time for Labour to expel him?

The madness, the madness. I thought this Question to Which the Answer is No was just Mike Smithson, under the illusion that every headline on his Political Betting posts has to qualify for my series. But no, he was merely repeating number 530, asked in all swivel-eyed seriousness by Owen Jones at Liberal Conspiracy (no, [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Thursday, 10 March 2011 at 9:56 pm

Only some revolutions will be televised, Notebook

Only some revolutions will be televised

Another ‘million person march’ happened in an Arab state earlier this week.  Headline news, you might think. At least on Al Jazeera?  Whilst the media continue to focus exclusively on events in Libya, the huge march in the south of Yemen was ignored.
The Qatari-based news channel has played an intriguing role throughout the recent wave [...]

By | Notebook | Thursday, 10 March 2011 at 3:55 pm

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