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Real Madrid v Malaga, Spanish La Liga, tonight 9pm
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Not much football to go at tonight but there are a couple of interesting games in Spain, and there may be a value bet at Real Madrid. Real have the best home [...]
Arming both sides of a conflict must be a tactic David Cameron learnt from Gaddafi himself; we have been quite happily selling weapons to the Gaddafi regime until now, but now Cameron wants to “arm Libyan rebels”.
Despite a commitment by the Government before the election to introduce a fuel stabiliser – until recently Treasury officials have been having the jitters about adopting the measure.
Quite a few observations to get off my chest this week, so here goes…
World Club Challenge. A terrific game, which could have gone either way – but the right side won. Despite that, I thought there were two players on the losing side who played as well as they’ve ever done for Wigan – George [...]
We may, as Mervyn King says, never recover the loss of output and hit to living standards because of the recession, in turn caused by the financial crisis, but at least we can look forward to a greener, and thus more secure planet.
Viewed from the motor show here in Geneva all the signs are that [...]
Osborne criticises “the Labour leadership’s central claim that nothing was wrong with Britain’s model of economic growth before the crisis”. But when it comes to the banks, he’s the one who gives the impression of wanting to return to business as usual.
East London’s Trim never ceases to fail when it comes to delivering an out-of-the-box grime CD. The ex-Roll Deep member proves on ‘Monkey Features Part 2’ that grime MCs of yesteryear can still be relevant in today’s ever-changing/growing underground music scene.
Twenty five years ago, after travelling for two weeks on business across Africa, I finally arrived in Kenya longing for some rice or noodles. On the way to the hotel I was surprised to see a Chinese restaurant in the middle of nowhere. Upon checking into the hotel, I ventured to this restaurant for some special fried rice or chicken chow mein. I encountered diners using chopsticks! That was an eye-opener, little did I know that Chinese restaurants exist in Africa or usage of chopsticks was common.
Following the success of a recent Nasamissionto provide three dimensional images of the sun and the material it throws out into space, the British scientists who developed the cameras are working on plans to create a flotilla of spacecraft designed to provide early warnings of major solar explosions. Known as coronal mass ejections, these are [...]
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