UK Newswire Archive
23-06-2004 21:11PUBLIC MEETING AGAINST INTERNMENT:
Moses Room, House of Lords, Parliament, on Tues 6 July, 6.30pm. The meeting will be hosted by Lord Rea and is supported by Liberty and Haldane Society of Socialist Lawyers.
I had a nice time, met old friends and some wierd and wonderful people, doing wierd and wonderful things. BUT .... it is not as I would have it.
23-06-2004 18:25"Once businesses simply expected their employees to be present. Today they demand complete openness. Management seeks to increase `total efficiency' by operational organization in the form of nets and virtual offices. Team, task force, incentive and fringe benefit are the new slogans.." Stephane Haefliger is a sociologist at the University of Lausanne.
23-06-2004 16:47at 6 this morning police turned out in force evict the squatted flats on kentish town high street
23-06-2004 16:24Date: Monday 5th July
Address: The Bedford, 77 Bedford Hill, Balham SW12 9HD
Doors: 7.30pm for 8pm
Tickets: ₤10/₤6 from Isobel 020 8675 4744 or mcmillan28 (at) tiscali.co.uk
Meet up in Pearson Park
23-06-2004 15:06June 22, 2004 Message from Hugh Stevens, Chairman Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone. For
more information call Te-Moak Tribal Office at 775-738-9251.
23-06-2004 15:00The newest grahic Al Qaeda video is a chilling reminder of dangers that the American military personnel and contractors face in Iraq on a daily basis.
23-06-2004 14:33At 6 this morning riot cops evicted the Kentish Town Squat which has been resisting eviction for 3 months
23-06-2004 13:53Union bosses claim elements in the government want to smash the FBU
23-06-2004 13:10Current and former intelligence officials in the United States, the Middle East, and Europe confirm that "Israeli intelligence and military
operatives are now quietly at work in Kurdistan," in Iraq,
23-06-2004 12:47BOTSWANA PRESIDENT PERSONALLY GIVES BLANKETS TO
BUSHMEN AND TELLS THEM NOT TO GO HOME
In a surprising move, last week the president of
Botswana personally visited New Xade, one of the
government sites where the 'Bushmen' were taken
after being expelled from their ancestral land.
Although it was only 3 weeks before the Bushmen
take his government to court for the right to
return to their land, President Festus Mogae was
accompanied by Sidney Pilane, the lawyer acting
for the government in the case.
23-06-2004 11:22The press office at the Embassy of Greece have been sending e-mails to members of the public who sent e-mails in protest over their countries treatment of Simon Chapman who was released earlier this year without charge.
23-06-2004 10:45Clothes worn by elite international tennis superstars at Wimbledon are made in sweatshops under Burma's military dictatorship. Protesters will highlight this, and have launched a boycott of sportswear company Sergio Tacchini.
23-06-2004 09:43Look beyond your minor problems and please help us
23-06-2004 01:36Right wing death squads and a hub for drug smuggling is Bush's vision of democracy in Iraq all orchestrated by the ambassador of death, Negroponte. The old Iran Contra gang are all in place once again ready to flood the streets of America and Europe with cheap heroin from Afghanistan. The Bush administration's reluctance to hand Saddam over to the interim government of Iraq maybe based not on a fear of Saddam's military capabilities but on a fear of him telling what he knows about drug smuggling.
More details to come in the following days.
22-06-2004 21:54(Bloomberg) -- Bayer AG, Dow Chemical Co. and DuPont Co. are among companies targeted in price-fixing probes by European and U.S. investigators that were triggered by ``whistle- blowers,'' the Wall Street Journal reported, citing lawyers close to the investigations.
Investigators are now looking into alleged conspiracies to fix prices of several chemicals used in plastics, rubber and synthetic materials in Europe, the U.S., Canada and Japan, the paper said.