News briefs:March 26, 2006

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States Challenge IR laws in High Court

Wednesday, May 31, 2006 High Court proceedings have commenced with every Australian state challenging the legality of the Howard Government’s radical new industrial relations workplace reforms. Acting Employment Protection Minister John Kobelke said the new laws reduced the pay, employment conditions and job security of many Western Australian workers and their families. The minister said…


Canada’s Toronto—Danforth (Ward 30) city council candidates speak

Saturday, November 4, 2006 On November 13, Toronto residents will be heading to the polls to vote for their ward’s councillor and for mayor. Among Toronto’s ridings is Toronto Centre (Ward 28). One candidate responded to Wikinews’ requests for an interview. This ward’s candidates include Edward Chin, Paula Fletcher (incumbent), Patrick Kraemer, Suzanne McCormick, Daniel…


Dutch financial institution ING takes impairment charge

Wednesday, February 20, 2008 Dutch financial institution ING Group reported today in its quarterly results an impairment charge of €194 million euros (approximately US$285.6 million). However, as a result of selling an equity stake in rival ABN AMRO, the net profit of €2.48 billion, was 18% higher than last year. The impairment charge is a…


News briefs:May 07, 2010

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Three Roles Of A Family Lawyer In Albuquerque, Nm

Here’s An Opinion On: Tenderconsulting byadmin Divorce can be a complicated, distressing, and unsettling time for all the parties involved. It may affect one’s finances, life arrangements, parenting, and household chores, among other things. The counsel of an experienced Family Lawyer Albuquerque NM is essential to ensure the entire process goes as smoothly as possible….

IRA disbands military structure

Thursday, October 5, 2006 The Independent Monitoring Commission has reported that the Provisional Irish Republican Army has undergone major changes within their military structure and shows that the IRA Army Council wants to put its military campaign behind it. The Commission consists of John Alderdice, a former Alliance Party leader; Joe Brosnan, former Secretary General…


Cold as ice: Wikinews interviews Marymegan Daly on unusual new sea anemone

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 In late 2010 a geological expedition to Antarctica drilled through the Ross Ice Shelf so they could send an ROV under it. What they found was unexpected: Sea anemones. In their thousands they were doing what no other species of sea anemone is known to do — they were living in…


Protests mark Ahmadinejad’s visit to Columbia University

Tuesday, September 25, 2007 The Columbia University campus in New York City erupted today in protest over President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad‘s debate with Columbia President Lee Bollinger. Ahmadinejad’s presence on one of the United States’ most prestigious universities brought out protesters from many causes to make their opinions known: whether Ahmadinejad should speak or not, the…


Find The Help You Need Through Personal Injury Lawyers In Tucson

Here’s An Opinion On: Workplace Info Site byadmin Personal injury cases make up a broad spectrum of tort cases filed in court. These cover lawsuits from car accidents, slip and falls, assault and medical negligence. Anytime a person is injured because of the direct actions or neglect of another party, there is a potential for…