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2012-07-05

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Horizontal education

Horizontal information exchange – teachers sharing methodology, students sharing information, students helping each other learn – is a way of passing

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Algeria's hard-won liberty

On July 5, 1962, Algeria celebrates its new national independence. It followed eight years of war with France and more than 130 years as a French

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Spanish debt costs rise

Spain’s borrowing costs remain high despite the recent eurozone leaders’ deal aimed at helping the region’s most troubled economies. The Madrid

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ECB cuts rates to new low

As expected the European Central Bank has cut borrowing costs to a new record low. The benchmark interest rate has been reduced from 1.0 percent to

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Sacked for saving someone's life

If you have just saved someone’s life you might expect, at the very least, some words of congratulation even if, as a lifeguard, you were just doing