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UK Army general issues sandwich ban

A British army general has banned soldiers from eating sandwiches after being unhappy with the “barbaric” ways they behave. Major General James Cowan has insisted...

HS2 speed-up for north proposed

The boss of HS2 today proposed a speeding up of the building of the northern, phase two, section of the £50 billion project. HS2 Ltd...

In 2015, Everyone Will Get Free Internet Access!

A team of IT-specialists from Media Development Investment Fund has developed a project of a new network access to the Internet, which will be completely free of...

New Family Code to protect traditional family, religious values – key lawmaker

The head of the lower house committee for family issues has described a new set of legislative amendments protecting the values shared by basic...

BP can bid for US government contracts again

The Environmental Protection Agency in the US is again allowing BP to bid for US government contracts. The company had been barred following a...

Irish people snap up nearly 4,000 Canadian visas – in 10 minutes

By Paul Hosford  It took irish people looking to emigrate to Canada just ten minutes to book nearly 4,000 Canadian working holiday visas yesterday. 3,850 of the...

Fukushima nuclear workers stage low pay protest against Tepco

Workers who helped to clean up the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant rallied outside the headquarters of operator Tepco on Friday, protesting that they were...

Debtor nation: Americans pay interest on $163 billion held by top tech firms overseas

United States taxpayers make large interest payments to the top four technology firms for the $163 billion in US government debt the companies own...

Bank of England: Financiers compelled to return bonuses for ‘misbehavior’

UK “bad bankers” may be forced to return the last 6 years of bonuses, as the Bank of England is seeking to make top...

US to sell strategic oil reserves for first time in 24 years

The Obama administration plans to sell 5 million barrels, or less than 1 percent of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, calling the move a test...

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