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  • Le Pen has thrown down a gauntlet that European leaders must pick up
    Tuesday, 23 April 2002

    French electionsFrance is urged: Just say NonHow Le Pen ripped up the electoral mapShock waves spread across Europe, while Austria gloatsHow the extremists have thrown another rock in the poolMisery and malice in town that deserted JospinWhere peopl...

  • Primary schools need more male teachers
    Tuesday, 23 April 2002

    Internal linksHundreds of men sought for primary school posts'Pied Piper of Solihull' says motivation of younger pupils makes teaching a pleasure The commitment being shown by the Government's Teacher Training Agency to increase the number of male ...

  • Primitive medicine
    Tuesday, 23 April 2002

    Neanderthal man has had a bad press almost since his discovery in the summer of 1856 in the Neander valley in Germany. Indeed it was not long before "neanderthal" became a term of common abuse. And how maligned has been our hairy, heavy-browed, robus...

  • This is The Perfect Story (and I can't help laughing)
    Tuesday, 23 April 2002

    Internal links'You've got to name your first choice soon: Nancy or Ulrika' Yesterday's edition of the Bangkok Post told its bemused Thai readers how England's World Cup soccer campaign had fallen into jeopardy, due to the uncovering of the affair ...

  • Gunter Verheugen: We have to make sure that Europe pools its resources
    Monday, 22 April 2002

    I was born in 1944. I belong to a generation of European politicians who remember the difficult years after the Second World War. Who were driven by the unqualified maxim: "Never again war; never again a totalitarian regime; never again persecution....

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