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Yesterday’s unemployment figures continue to be gloomy, with unemployment still rising and youth unemployment at a record high. But the picture is hardly less bleak for many people who do have a job.
There are now six million people working in low paid and often dead end jobs. Almost one in four people work in jobs [...]
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During the Egyptian revolution, some of the most inspiring scenes to emerge from Tahrir Square were the scenes of solidarity between Muslims and the Coptic Christian minority. Egypt’s Copts were particularly discriminated against under Mubarak rule, so many hearts were warmed by images of Christians forming human barriers around Muslims as they lined up for [...]
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Manchester City V Dynamo Kiev, Europa League, tonight 6pm
Lay over 3.5 goals at 5/2 with Betfair
Man City need to attack after losing the first leg 2-0 against the Ukranians. They will probably win, but they have not looked like a side that can easily put teams who defend deeply away in recent [...]
I thought Ed Miliband did quite well at Prime Minister’s Questions because David Cameron seemed not to be answering his point about European competition law applying to the NHS. The Prime Minister seemed to think that it was enough (a) to point out that Labour’s manifesto, written by Miliband, supported competition in the NHS; and [...]
Last Wednesday I was dodging green traffic lights and wobbly paving stones at the start of the A1 on a typical urban run. But by Friday afternoon I was running up a hill in three inches of snow, enjoying crystal clear skies with only the odd deer or cairn to distract me.
This was because I’d [...]
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