Dec 2011

Norway Massacre: Breivik Declared Insane

httpv:// Psychiatrists assessing self-confessed Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik have concluded that he is suffering from paranoid schizophrenia. They believe he was in a state both during and after the twin attacks on 22 July that led to the deaths of 77 people and injured 151.


Nov 2011

HAKE HOAX? – Get Your Teeth Into This Topic!!

httpv:// Consumers in Spain trust the mild-flavored white flesh of hake, which is the most popular fish in a country that eats more seafood than almost any other in Europe. Hake is considered safe for pregnant women, and kids crunch into the cod-like fillets as fishsticks. “There’s trust because of the cultural bond,” said Cristina San Martín, head of quality and food safety at Fedepesca,…

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Nov 2011

Dutch judge rejects pleas for killer whale freedom

httpv:// A Dutch judge has ruled that a rescued killer whale can be sent to a Canary Islands amusement park, despite pleas to release the animal into the wild. The case of Morgan the orca sharply divided opinion in the Netherlands. The orca was rescued by a dolphinarium in Harderwijk after being found exhausted and starving in shallow waters in the Waddenzee in June 2010.


Nov 2011

Spain election victor Rajoy warns ‘no miracles’

httpv:// Conservatives in Spain are celebrating a landslide victory. Spain’s Popular Party leader Mariano Rajoy has told supporters their country’s voice must be respected again, after a resounding election win. At the end of a campaign dominated by the debt crisis, the centre right PP secured 186 seats in the 350-seat lower house of parliament. However, Spain’s borrowing costs continued to mount on Monday and…

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Oct 2011

Breaking News – Eurozone leaders agree emergency deal

httpv:// Eurozone leaders have reached a “three-pronged” agreement they say is vital to resolving the region’s debt crisis. As part of the deal, banks have agreed to take a 50% loss on Greek debt. Read more here: [external link]


Oct 2011

David Cameron: we will never join the euro…

httpv:// There have been tough words from the British prime minister at the annual Conservative Party conference, where David Cameron defended his government’s economic policies. “The threat to the world economy and to Britain is as serious as in 2008 when world recession loomed. The euro zone is in crisis, the French and the German economies have slowed to a standstill. Even mighty America is…

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