News archive from 6 October 2012, page 4

California fuel price rises force pump closures

California fuel price rises force pump closures

A sharp rise in fuel prices in California linked to state supply shortages has forced some petrol stations to close temporarily. In one part of the Golden State, prices hit $5.69 a gallon (£0.91 per litre), $1.20 more than the California average. The...

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Civil Service union reps face curbs

Trade union representatives in the Civil Service are to face new curbs on the amount of time they can devote to union activities during work hours. Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude will use the Conservative Party conference next week in...

 

Civil Service union reps face curbs

HOSPITAL bosses are looking at a plan to scrap Dewsbury's A&E department. News Local Olympic Torch Live Breaking News Email Regional National Health Jobs Apprenticeships Sport Local Sport National Sport Football Transfers Lifestyle Features...

 

Civil Service union reps face curbs

Trade union representatives in the Civil Service are to face new curbs on the amount of time they can devote to union activities during work hours. Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude will use the Conservative Party conference next week in...

 

Civil Service union reps face curbs

Trade union representatives in the Civil Service are to face new curbs on the amount of time they can devote to union activities during work hours. Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude will use the Conservative Party conference next week in...

 
The healing power of painting

The healing power of painting

ARTISTS with mental health problems will be showing their creative flair at two exhibitions which are designed to help them recover and shatter the stigma around mental illness. Shrub Hill Workshop – Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust – and AIMs...

 
PROTESTS ERUPT IN REVOLUTION TOWN

PROTESTS ERUPT IN REVOLUTION TOWN

The state news agency reported that police fired tear gas and warning shots to disperse the protesters, who are angry over the lack of jobs and depressed economic circumstances in the town. The crowd was also calling for the release of dozens of young...

 

Colombian president to leave hospital on Saturday - doctors

"The definitive pathology result now available shows that the tumour was confined to the prostate gland. The nodes were negative, which is great news," Adolfo Llinas, director of Fundacion Santa Fe hospital, told reporters on Friday. He said...

 
TV FIXTURES MAKE IT HARD FOR US, MOANS ROBERTO MANCINI

TV FIXTURES MAKE IT HARD FOR US, MOANS ROBERTO MANCINI

Mancini is unhappy that today's home game against Sunderland has been brought forward to a lunchtime kick-off, giving his players less than three days to recover from their Champions League clash with Borussia Dortmund. But City, with a keen eye on...

 
The healing power of painting

The healing power of painting

ARTISTS with mental health problems will be showing their creative flair at two exhibitions which are designed to help them recover and shatter the stigma around mental illness. Shrub Hill Workshop – Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust – and AIMs...

 
MARK HUGHES KEEN TO SILENCE THE WHISPERERS

MARK HUGHES KEEN TO SILENCE THE WHISPERERS

The whispers have started, saying Mark Hughes may not be given much longer to turn things around. But chairman Tony Fernandes retains confidence in his manager and publicly said so after Monday's home defeat by West Ham. Other managers being linked...

 
CHRIS GAYLE BLOWS AWAY AUSSIES

CHRIS GAYLE BLOWS AWAY AUSSIES

Chris Gayle, Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard produced a blizzard of maximums as their side racked up 205-4, a record total for an innings at the Premadasa Stadium. Punch-drunk at the turn, the Australian side were unable to regain equilibrium. After...

 
STEVE HARPER'S THE WAY TO STOP MANCHESTER UNITED

STEVE HARPER'S THE WAY TO STOP MANCHESTER UNITED

Newcastle keeper Harper may be in for a busy afternoon as he looks set to face the twin threat of Manchester United's strike duo Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie tomorrow on Tyneside. “My son James is taking great delight telling me how good the two...

 
JIM MALLINDER IS AIMING FOR A 25-YEAR HIGH

JIM MALLINDER IS AIMING FOR A 25-YEAR HIGH

Saints are the only five-from-five side after Harlequins' defeat by Saracens and they lead the Premiership ahead of today's clash with struggling London Irish. Without England duo Ben Foden and Dylan Hartley, the return from injury of England forward...

 
BRENDAN GRACE ON COURSE FOR ST ANDREWS GLORY

BRENDAN GRACE ON COURSE FOR ST ANDREWS GLORY

The 25-year-old takes a massive five-shot lead into today's third round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. If he can pocket tomorrow's £491,000 winner's cheque, he will claim his fourth tour victory of the year and move to third on the European...

 


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