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Obama projected to win in Georgia 9 hrs ago 379 related article analysis
Barack Obama will beat Hillary Clinton in Super Tuesday's Democratic primary in Georgia, projections say. ... Nearly half the country's states are voting on Super Tuesday Barack Obama will beat Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primary in Georgia, according to...

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Democrats take US vote to the wire 1 hr ago 424 related article analysis
McCain and Clinton win big prizes in California and New York but Obama takes majority of states to stay within 100 delegates of rival ... McCain and Clinton win big prizes Obama takes majority of states Ewen MacAskill and Suzanne Goldenberg in Washington Wednesday...


Clinton and Obama close; McCain ahead in U.S. vote 5 hrs ago 340 related article analysis
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrat Barack Obama and rival Hillary Clinton split key "Super Tuesday" victories and Republican John McCain rolled to a series of big wins as 24 U.S. states voted in contests that could help pick the presidential nominees of both parties.

Obama takes early leadin Super Tuesday 8 hrs ago 295 related article analysis
Exit polls suggest wins in Georgia and Illinois, with Oklahoma predicted to go for Clinton ... Ewen MacAskill in Washington Wednesday February 6, 2008 Guardian Unlimited Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama talks to the media in Los Angeles, California....

Service sector frets at growth prospects 7 hrs ago 119 related article analysis
A survey shows that businesses are increasingly worried, underlining the dilemma facing the Bank of England's monetary policy committee as it debates whether to cut rates ... By Norma Cohen, Economics Correspondent Published: February 6 2008 01:43 | Last updated: February...

BHP raises Rio bid; no immediate Chinese riposte 2 hrs ago 184 related article analysis
SYDNEY (Reuters) - BHP Billiton Ltd/Plc launched a hostile $147.4 billion bid for mining rival Rio Tinto Ltd/Plc in a move that could trigger a Chinese-led counterbid in the world's second biggest corporate takeover. ... By James Regan SYDNEY (Reuters) - BHP Billiton...

France watches Chad-Sudan border 9 hrs ago 106 related article analysis
French military aircraft have been patrolling the Chad-Sudan border to ensure there is no foreign interference. ... French military aircraft have been patrolling the Chad-Sudan border to ensure there has been no interference in the fighting around N'Djamena. France's...

BSkyB slightly down but 'in good shape' 1 hr ago 123 related article analysis
The satellite broadcaster BSkyB said today it was trading well amid signs of increased customer loyalty. ... The company posted a first-half loss of £112 million thanks to a £343 million write-down on its controversial 17.9 per cent stake in ITV, which it was told by the...

BP axes 5,000 jobs after profits slide 9 hrs ago 86 related article analysis
Oil giant BP is cutting 5,000 jobs - 1,500 in the UK - following a year that chief executive Tony Hayward said he "will be glad to leave behind". ... Mr Hayward, who replaced Lord Browne of Madingley last May, is restructuring the business to strip out layers of...

Maharishi dies in Netherlands 4 hrs ago 81 related article analysis
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, the guru to the Beatles who introduced transcendental meditation to the West, has died at his Dutch home. He was said to be 91 ... The guru to the Beatles who introduced transcendental meditation to the West, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, died at his Dutch...


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The reshuffle has reduced the number of women in the Cabinet five to four, raising concerns about the position of women in the Conservative party.




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