UK Newswire Archive
25-02-2009 10:46Around 20 students from the University of Plymouth have occupied room 202 of the Smeaton building, in the middle of campus.
25-02-2009 10:32AL-HAQ PRESS RELEASE
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DATE: 24 February 2009
25-02-2009 00:28Sacked cleaners and their supporters gathered for the second time outside the Willis Building in the heart of the City of London, where they used to work until forced out by cleaning contractors Mitie, apparently determined to use the recession to break union organisation. 'We'll back and that's a fact" they chanted at the end, and they will be - this Thursday.
25-02-2009 00:22The BNP will be holding a meeting in the Manchester town hall at 12 noon.
Since they chickened out of Liverpool lets give them a good send off in Manchester.
With the inclusion of Romania and Bulgaria into the Alliance, the Black Sea has been incorporated into NATO's Article 5 (collective defense) operational zone. For two years now it has been repeatedly mentioned that Bulgarian, now joint Bulgarian-US, air bases may be used for attacks against Iran.
24-02-2009 22:44After a hard days occupyin' Cardiff student group 'Cardiff Students Against the War' are now settling in for a night in their new TAZ in the Shandon Lecture Theatre, Cardiff University.
24-02-2009 22:35Feminist Health Weekend
Saturday 28 February - Sunday 1 March
24-02-2009 19:01Huw 'gravy train' Lewis has criticised a proposal by the Welsh arsembly to allow US firm and major polluter Covanta to build a waste incinerator in Merthyr Tydfil. At the same time, Lewis is happy to see taxpayers' money being invested on his behalf into some of the worst polluters on the planet so he can enjoy a very generous pension! Hypocrisy or what??
24-02-2009 17:16Workers reported for shifts at the BMW plant in Cowley, Oxford, on Monday after a one-week shutdown, still uncertain as to the future of some 500 agency staff.
24-02-2009 16:30Tescos have really outdone themselves this time. At the London 'City Food Lecture', Chief Executive Terry Leary has announced that Tescos will be willing to 'back' GM foods, due to changing consumer attitudes and some sort of misguided belief that people starving in Africa are only doing so due to the UK's and Europe's lack of acceptance of GM foods.
Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center,
www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, February 24th, 2009.
24-02-2009 13:52Around 30 students from 'Cardiff Students Against War' have occupied the large Shandon Lecture Theatre in the main building.
24-02-2009 12:45When the alliance of democracies meets, there is no space for democracy on the streets
When NATO celebrates its 60th birthday in Baden-Baden, Kehl and Strasbourg on 3 and 4 April 2009, there will be a lot of nice speeches about the values of democracy, and the need to defend democracy against a multitude of threats. But while NATO might talk about democracy, democracy will be temporarily suspended in huge areas of Baden-Baden, Kehl and Strasbourg.
24-02-2009 11:29If only the Police would help themselves.
24-02-2009 11:18Comment is free
Decommissioning the arms trade
When government agencies cloak arms exports to Israel in secrecy, we have a moral and legal right to prevent their damage