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    Five hundred Euro note withdrawn from sale in UK

    Thursday, May 13, 2010 Currency exchanges offices in the United Kingdom have today stopped the sale of €500 notes after an investigation by the Serious Organised Crime Agency (SOCA) concluded that up to 90% of the notes were being used by money launderers and other organised criminals. Ian Cruxton, deputy director of SOCA, said that the Euro had been chosen as the currency of choice by criminal gangs due to the large denomination of the notes, adding “[i]t should now be impossible now to buy a €500 note over the counter from one of the suppliers. And that’s going to have an effect on the criminals — it means they…

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    Gallery seeks Control themed mail art for exhibit

    Saturday, November 26, 2005 Canadian community art group Visual Arts Brampton is looking for entries for its international entry mail art exhibit “Control”. The exhibit’s entry information discusses the theme of the show: “Are you a control-freak, or more happy-go-lucky? What do you think of corporations’ control on the media and governments? Is your life quickly spinning out of control? Always hitting Ctrl-Alt-Del?” The exhibition dates have yet to be scheduled, but the show will run in early 2006 at either the Fridge Front Gallery or upcoming World Art Gallery in Shoppers World Brampton, a mall in suburban Toronto. While it prefers 4 x 6 inch artworks, VAB asks that…

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    Iran demands that IAEA end surveillance of its nuclear program

    Tuesday, February 7, 2006 Shortly after ending its cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the government of Iran has now ordered the IAEA to discontinue some of its surveillance of Iran’s nuclear facilities. Tehran has also asked the agency to remove any and all signage from their nuclear sites by the end of next week. This is in response to the Saturday resolution by the IAEA to report Iran to the United Nations Security Council, which was made without waiting for the director of the IAEA, Mohamed ElBaradei, chairman of the IAEA, to finish preparing a report on Iran’s civilian (and allegedly military) nuclear programs for the regular…

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    Creating Online Applications For Small Business Loans}

    Click Here For More Specific Information On: Car Lease Moranbah Creating Online Applications for Small Business Loans by Ben NeedlesWithin this article today on creating online applications for small business loans, well look at a couple of different websites that you apply for business funding. The first thing that you must remember when doing online applications is to see how much money you will realistically need. This is done primarily by looking at the overall needs for your business and the state of your business. The first website that we came across when looking at creating online applications for small business loans is: businessfinance. This is a very simple site…

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    Canada’s Scarborough East (Ward 44) city council candidates speak

    This exclusive interview features first-hand journalism by a Wikinews reporter. See the collaboration page for more details. Saturday, November 4, 2006 On November 13, Torontonians will be heading to the polls to vote for their ward’s councillor and for mayor. Among Toronto’s ridings is Scarborough East (Ward 44). One candidates responded to Wikinews’ requests for an interview. This ward’s candidates include Donald Blair, Diana Hall, Mohammed Mirza, Ron Moeser, Kevin Richardson, Richard Rieger, Richard Ross, and Kevin Wellington. For more information on the election, read Toronto municipal election, 2006. Retrieved from “https://en.wikinews.org/w/index.php?title=Canada%27s_Scarborough_East_(Ward_44)_city_council_candidates_speak&oldid=1978966”

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    Swiss reject single health insurance

    Monday, March 12, 2007 24 of 26 Swiss Cantons rejected the proposal for a single health insurance system, in which premiums would be based on income and wealth. The vote on Sunday was the latest in a series of attempts to cut rising costs and ease the financial burden on citizens. Around 71% of voters rejected the reform. Turnout was at about 46%, slightly above the Swiss average. As expected, voters in the main German-speaking part of the country turned down the planned reform, which was supported by the centre-left but opposed by the centre-right as well as the business community, parliament and the government. Opposition in the French and…

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    Bangkok hit with further New Year bomb blasts

    Monday, January 1, 2007 More bombs went off just after midnight (0500 GMT) on New Year’s Day in Bangkok, injuring eight people near a shopping mall where hours before a New Year’s Eve countdown was cancelled due to a string of six bombings earlier in the evening. The first bomb exploded at a seafood restaurant on the Saen Saeb Canal near Pratunam Pier just seconds after midnight. Three foreigners and two Thais were injured. One of the foreigners had her legs amputated by the blast, according to television and local newspaper reports. The foreign tourists were having dinner at the restaurant. Police said the bomb was hidden in a tire…

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    Ingredients Of Chuck Wagon Cooking Supplies

    Click Here For More Specific Information On: Outdoor Kitchen Ingredients of chuck wagon cooking supplies by Paw Paws Outdoor Store Chuck wagon cooking supplies are the items which are an essential part of the overall process of chuck wagon cooking. These could include the various items and equipment which are used in the chuck wagon on an everyday basis for cooking purposes. Every chuck wagon should have the required amount of cooking supplies in order to be able to provide the most superior quality of service to all its customers. Previously there used to a certain specific stores which dealt in cooking supplies by chuck wagon. However, now there are…

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    Explosion in Turkey kills seventeen

    Saturday, August 2, 2008 Reuters, AFP, the Associated Press are reporting that a gas explosion in a Turkish school killed at least seventeen girls Friday. Reuters reports the initial death toll at sixteen, with 27 injured. The number of deaths later rose to 17 when a body was removed from the rubble. Two survivors were pulled from the rubble as rescuers worked into the night. One girl is still missing. “We won’t stop until we find her,” village mayor Mehmet Demirgul, told the Associated Press. About fifty students and teachers were in the school, where some had gathered on for Islamic study in the three-story structure in the village of…

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    Wikinews interviews Brian Moore, Socialist Party USA presidential candidate

    Sunday, March 30, 2008 While nearly all cover of the 2008 Presidential election has focused on the Democratic and Republican candidates, the race for the White House also includes independents and third party candidates. These parties represent a variety of views that may not be acknowledged by the major party platforms. As a non-partisan news source, Wikinews has impartially reached out to these candidates, who are looking to become the 43rd person elected to serve their nation from 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Wikinews’ own Patrick Mannion corresponded with the Socialist Party USA nominee and candidate, Brian Moore via e-mail. Retrieved from “https://en.wikinews.org/w/index.php?title=Wikinews_interviews_Brian_Moore,_Socialist_Party_USA_presidential_candidate&oldid=4233956”