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 of the Department of Justice, Republic of Ireland; John Grieve, former Deputy Assistant Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police and former head of the Metropolitan Police Anti-Terror Branch; and Dick Kerr, former Deputy Director of Central…

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Getting The Best Custom Logo For Your Company

Read More About: Website Development Agency Sydney Getting The Best Custom Logo For Your Company by Claire Winters Most business owners know that the perception of their brand is one of the most significant features of advertising for their company. Failure or positive results can be achieved strictly based on if they have a recognizable and unique logo that represents the business. Sales revenue can be increased allowing your business to prosper with a well-designed logo that represents your business. While a fantastic logo can enhance business, a badly designed…

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The Onion: An interview with ‘America’s Finest News Source’

Sunday, November 25, 2007 Despite the hopes of many University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW) students, The Onion was not named after their student center. “People always ask questions about where the name The Onion came from,” said President Sean Mills in an interview with David Shankbone, “and when I recently asked Tim Keck, who was one of the founders, he told me the name—I’ve never heard this story about ‘see you at the un-yun’—he said it was literally that his Uncle said he should call it The Onion when he saw…

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Colleges offering admission to displaced New Orleans students

See the discussion page for instructions on adding schools to this list and for an alphabetically arranged listing of schools.Thursday, September 15, 2005 Enrollment dates for many schools have passed, and will be indicated next to the school’s entry under the by-state list. Update will take place in the next few days.Tuesday, September 6, 2005 Due to the damage by Hurricane Katrina and subsequent flooding, a number of colleges and universities in the New Orleans metropolitan area will not be able to hold classes for the fall 2005 semester. It…

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Ariel Sharon’s brain shows activity

Saturday, January 14, 2006 Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon remains in a coma after 10 days. Medical experts on the outside say that Sharon’s failure to regain consciousness does not look well for his recovery. On Wednesday, doctors began reducing the level of sedatives with the intent of drawing Sharon out of an induced coma. Hospital officials say that Sharon remains “lightly sedated”, but are not sure when he will wake up once they stop giving him the sedatives. New reports say an EEG has shown that Sharon has activity…

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Tips For Choosing Adoption Agencies In Temple

Read More About: Public Relations Agency Australia byAlma Abell One of the most selfless and rewarding experiences that a person can have is adopting a child that is of no relation to them. There are so many orphans and parentless children all over the world who just need a loving home and support to help them blossom into good people. If you are interested in adoption, then you will quickly realize that there are many options available to you. There are literally thousands of adoption agencies around the United States,…

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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, in the North Waziristan tribal area near the Afghan border. Hours later elsewhere in North Waziristan, officials reported that several drones fired seven missiles into suspected militant compounds. They added that the death toll could…

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At least 53 killed, over 90 injured in Shanghai apartment fire

Tuesday, November 16, 2010 China’s Xinhua News Agency said Tuesday that at least 53 people were killed in Shanghai during a deadly fire. The blaze, which occurred on Monday at 2:15 p.m. CST (0615 UTC), consumed a 28-story high-rise apartment building in the city’s Jing’an District. The building was being renovated at the time of the fire, and was home to over 150 families. At least 100 victims have been admitted to area hospitals, although some later died. Most survivors were not seriously injured, but needed treatment for smoke inhalation.…

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How To Clean Marble Floors?

Read More About: Kitchen Cabinetry Sydney By Richard Dinae Marble flooring brings elegance to your home. Though less expensive than authentic hard wood floors, a marble floor also exudes class and good taste. Marble looks good on the entryways, the living room, the bathroom, or the office. For this reason, more and more people are using marble on their floors. But along its good looks comes a hefty duty of cleaning them and keeping them pristine-looking. This is why it is important to know different ways on how to clean…

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5-year-old girl handcuffed by Florida police

Sunday, April 24, 2005 St. Petersburg, Florida police were taped on video handcuffing a five-year-old kindergarten student who had earlier torn papers off a bulletin board and punched an assistant principal. The camera happened to be filming on March 14 as part of a classroom self-improvement exercise at Fairmount Park Elementary. Video of the event has been released by a lawyer for the child’s mother. The little girl had already calmed down from her tantrum by the time of arrival of the police, but they cuffed her anyway. Police had…

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