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<P>The death of Jimmy Reid,&nbsp;a British shipyard union leader who&nbsp;fought the&nbsp;Conservative government's attempts to close&nbsp;Glasgow's yards in the 1970s, will be mourned by many.</P>

Last Modified: 11 Aug 2010 15:15

<P>Trucking is one of dozens of so-called "closed professions" in Greece. This means it's a profession that is virtually impossible for an outsider to enter. The holders of trucking licences belong to &nbsp;a lucrative closed-shop.</P>

Last Modified: 1 Aug 2010 15:40

<P>Hanz Blix has&nbsp;appeared before the Chilcott inquiry, but the media has given out contradictory interpretations of his testimony on the Iraq war.</P>

Last Modified: 28 Jul 2010 09:56

<P><SPAN lang=EN-US>A stunning victory for Kosovo, a bitter defeat for Serbia; it’s hard to interpret the ruling of the International Court of Justice in any other way.</SPAN></P>

Last Modified: 22 Jul 2010 20:51

<P><SPAN style="mso-ansi-language: EN-GB">Moscow is reaching boiling point.<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes">&nbsp; </SPAN>It’s hotter here than many African resorts causing asphalt to melt and sales of ice cream and air conditioners to rocket.</SPAN></P>

Last Modified: 21 Jul 2010 18:19

<p>Two and a half years have passed since Kosovo unilaterally declared independence from Serbia, but the initial flood of recognitions has slowed to a trickle. The country is in limbo.</p>

Last Modified: 19 Jul 2010 13:42

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