UK Newswire Archive
22-05-2003 10:15Members of the Public and Commercial Services Union today (19 May) threatened industrial action over the chaos caused by the introduction of the government’s New Tax Credit (NTC) scheme and called for the resignations of those deemed responsible.
22-05-2003 09:55Penetrating analysis of US Imperialism by a troublesome native.
22-05-2003 08:16GLOBALIZATION AND TERRORISM: OBJECTIVITY (1) -According to the book “DIEZ HORAS CON LA GLOBALIZACION”(AMAZON, GOOGLE,YAHOO,NETBIBLO)
22-05-2003 08:08"I would be ready to protect (militants) the way I protect my wife and children. I have the right to protect a fellow Muslim," said Abdullah, an ultraconservative who prefers home-schooling and shops for his wife's clothes.
22-05-2003 01:03Documentaries about the invasion of Iraq, the human shields project in Iraq and the peace movement.
22-05-2003 00:54"There is a Koranic verse that says if you are worried your women will not behave as they should, you can beat them," explained Badran. "Though many scholars agree this is a metaphorical beating, there is resistance to change in traditional Islamic society."
22-05-2003 00:01Leaked versions of the 22-page defence paper place resolution of international crises under UN leadership at the top of the task list, and add a new and unfamiliar role: helping the police fight September-11-style terrorist attacks.
21-05-2003 23:56Sparks wotking on the Piccadilly Gardens site in manchester have been undercut by chap labour -- they're on strike demonstrations planned.
21-05-2003 22:57Belgian and Dutch Moroccans, who would have spent some time in Afghanistan, could allegedly have returned to Morocco to train the perpetrators in explosives.
21-05-2003 22:49Criticized for inviting President Robert Mugabe to a summit in Paris earlier this year, now France "deplores the deteriorating human rights situation in Zimbabwe"
21-05-2003 22:23To slow the spread of smoking, especially in poor nations, where smoking rates are soaring, the World Health Organization in Geneva voted for unprecedented and potentially deep restrictions on tobacco products.
21-05-2003 22:19The data from pre-Gulf War II health records is critical to establish a baseline showing whether post-Gulf War II levels of cancers and birth defects have increased in Iraq. Predictably, the direct bombing of cities in Gulf War II with "depleted" uranium weapons will cause greater increases
than in Gulf War I, where "depleted" uranium weapons were used on battlefields south of Basra.
21-05-2003 21:51The Gulf War Syndrome, which has put more then half of the 450,000 troops on disability, is finally being attributed to depleted uranium. However, there has been a large cover-up due to the fact that these soldiers will not talk about their illnesses, fearing the loss of medical benefits for themselves and their families.
21-05-2003 21:10Brit RIR officer and gentelman toff Timothy Collins is under military investigation after US officers allegations of brutality and unsporting sadistic bullying of Iraqi civillains.
21-05-2003 19:29Give support for brave TV.
21-05-2003 19:09Just as George Bush and his criminal gang stole election 2000 by committing high crimes and misdemeanors, today the commander and thief in his speech before the Coast Guard commencement class attempted to steal the real answer to "Why do they hate us?".