Thomson Corporation and Reuters agree to merge


Wednesday, May 16, 2007 The Thomson Corporation and Reuters Group PLC announced Tuesday that they have agreed to combine the two companies. The boards of both Thomson and Reuters will recommend the merger to their shareholders. The Canadian Thomson-family holding company Woodbridge, which controls 70% of Thomson, has agreed to vote in favour of the […]

Food with cancer-causing dye recalled in Britain


Saturday, April 30, 2005 The British Food Standards Agency (FSA) has announced a recall of foods containing banned dyes which increase the risk of cancer. The food products were sold at the Tesco, Waitrose, and Somerfield supermarkets. A Bristol company called “Barts Spices” found the illegal Para Red substance in their Barts Ground Paprika, which […]

The Bed And Breakfast Experience}


Read An Opinion On: Luxury Kitchen Design Australia Design For Indoor Kitchen Submitted by: Martin Vernon “The Bed and Breakfast Experience” describes the differences offered by bed and breakfasts compared to hotels. Essentially you enjoy the amenities of a hotel with added personal touches. Someone once described a bed and breakfast as the next best […]

Australian Parliament hears reply to Budget


Thursday, May 11, 2006 The Australian House of Representatives heard the traditional right-of-reply to the Budget released May 9, from the Australian Labor Party, led by Kim Beazley (Labor, Brand), plus Budget replies from minor parties in the Australian Senate. While the Budget is politically popular, having as one of its main features significant tax […]

Viktor Schreckengost dies at 101


Sunday, January 27, 2008 Viktor Schreckengost, the father of industrial design and creator of the Jazz Bowl, an iconic piece of Jazz Age art designed for Eleanor Roosevelt during his association with Cowan Pottery died yesterday. He was 101. Schreckengost was born on June 26, 1906 in Sebring, Ohio, United States. Schreckengost’s peers included the […]

Suspected US drone strikes kill twelve in western Pakistan


Thursday, December 17, 2009 Pakistani intelligence officials said earlier today that two suspected US drone attacks in Taliban-dominated tribal areas of the country have killed at least a dozen people, although some reports put the number as high as seventeen. The first attack targeted a vehicle carrying two suspected militants in the town of Dosali, […]

Loans For Cosmetic Surgery: Give Dynamic Look To Your Dull Personality


Read An Opinion On: Facelift New York City Submitted by: Scotie Kristina In the current scenario, for bright future academics qualifications are not enough. Besides, good qualification one should possess alluring and vibrant personality then only they can survive in this contemporary world. If you have good qualification degree with you but your dull personality […]

What To Consider When Getting Mortgages


Read An Opinion On: Rfid Supply Chain Management Australia By Adrianna Notton Owning a house is a big step in the life of someone. This is specifically so if the house fits what you dreamed it would be. Unfortunately, not everyone can afford to build a house without prior plans and arrangements. This is because […]