UK Newswire Archive
THE DAILY NEWS A SERVICE OF THE INTERNATIONAL MIDDLE EAST MEDIA CENTER WWW.IMEMC.ORG FOR THURSDAY MAY 04, 2006
HEBRON CHILD INJURED IN SETTLER HIT AND RUN, SOLDIERS OPEN FIRE AT RESIDENTS TRYING TO PASS A MILITARY CHECKPOINT NEAR NABLUS, ARMY OCCUPIES SEVERAL SHOPS IN HEBRON
THESE STORIES AND MORE COMING UP STAY TUNED
04-05-2006 14:29As the U.K. National Health Service (NHS) begins to roll out its patient records database, one of the centerpiece projects in the massive £6 billion (US$11.4 billion) IT infrastructure upgrade, concerns are being raised about security aspects involved in the retention and distribution of sensitive personal medical information.
04-05-2006 14:06When deciding for the hunger strike, Garotinho sacrifices himself on behalf of the public morality, of the respect to the honor and the ethics, little remembered today in this country dominated for a perverse financial system that so much harms Brazilian people.
04-05-2006 13:29Since 1980, the 20 the day of April has been celebrated in all Tamazight-speaking regions of Algeria. The symbolic date marks popular discontent that erupted into violent demonstrations against the governmental decision not to recognize their identity. After 26 years, Tamazight language is now recognized as a national language, studied by hundreds of thousands of schoolchildren.
04-05-2006 12:25UK Transport Secretary Alistair Darling - known also as the CrossRail hole Bill minister - is the subject of a series of legal actions initiated by Khoodeelaar! campaign. Other actions in defence of the Brick Lane London E1 area against Crossrail-Big Business attacks are also in the pipelines against the present Tower Hamlets Council. Today's local elections may cause a slight change in composition of the Council. But the campaign against CrossRail will have top go on against a Crossrail-hole-inviting Council
04-05-2006 12:06join us on saturay may 5th at 12.30 outside Bath Abbey for a demo and action against the impending war on Iran
04-05-2006 10:27the final hearing and verdict will be at 10am at the high court on the strand on monday 8th may, and friends and supporters are urged to be there from 9.30
04-05-2006 10:24Plymouth CND have been banned from taking any part in the Lord Mayor's Day events later in the month.
DML (who own the Dockyard) and the Navy have taken part before and will almost certainly do so this year.
04-05-2006 08:49They wander around the world freely, bankrolling the implementation of genocidal foreign and economic policies and supporting cruel regimes that further their economic interests but they will never be brought to account because they control the media.
04-05-2006 08:33All people seem to do is recycle. Is that a bad thing? This article explores the options.
04-05-2006 07:21EVO MORALES HAS CHOSEN TO SERVE INTERESTS OF HIS PEOPLE AHEAD OF THOSE OF US. HE'S THUS NOW A US TARGET.
04-05-2006 06:45Council threat to close or substantially change local swimming pool in a way which pool users do NOT want - petition.
04-05-2006 05:39Amazingly we have Christopher Hitchens to thanks for the following from Juan Cole, that Ahmadinejad did not call for israel to be wiped off th map. That was a deliberate distortion by the western press and MEMRI
04-05-2006 02:42Written record of the days events with the Autonoumous Block.
04-05-2006 01:34In order to obscure the failures of the British justice system, the press is fuelling racist hysteria in Britain by concentrating on the fact that detainees on early release were migrants or 'foreigners' as they are phrasing it. This is despite the fact that refugees in detention centres are being illegally locked up and deported against their Human Rights as guaranteed British, European and International law.
In a surprise development the Home Secretary, Charles Clark announced his intention to re-introduce the transportation of convicts. Mr Clark said "They had the right idea in the 18th and 19th century when criminals were sent to the Australian wilderness."