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LARGE aid organisations are increasingly questioning the wisdom of many of the individual relief missions undertaken in the former Yugoslavia. Few doubt the good intentions of the host of individuals who have passed round the collecting tins, bought up supplies and driven down to war zones, but both the effectiveness and security of the trips are in doubt.

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The Agreeable World of Wallace Arnold: Well that's life, Esther

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Family's financial nightmare after Alzheimer's struck

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Equestrianism: Haig delivers a change of luck for Law

LESLIE LAW held the advantage on Haig after yesterday's first day of dressage at the Toyota Three-Day event here, writes Genevieve Murphy from Bramham Park, Wetherby.

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Obituary: Professor David Kirk

David Neville Kirk, organic chemist, born 1 July 1929, Lecturer in Organic Chemistry University of Canterbury New Zealand 1962-65, Lecturer in Chemistry Westfield College London University 1965-70, Reader in Chemistry 1970-76, Professor of Chemistry 1976-84, Professor of Chemistry Queen Mary College (now Queen Mary and Westfield College) 1984-92, married 1953 Dorothy Steers (three daughters), died Potters Bar Hertfordshire 7 October 1992.

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