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  • 22 Feb @ 16:24

    Last night’s resignation by Foreign Minister (and ex-Prime Minister) Kevin Rudd has further inflamed political tensions within his Labour Party over who should lead it into the next election. After weeks of intense speculation surrounding her leadership, current Prime Minister Julia Gillard expressed her disappointment at Rudd’s decision, which the latter claimed had resulted from…

  • 09 Jan @ 16:33

    With the spotlight very much on the euro over the last few months, the pound has been under the radar for some time now. It quietly attained a fresh 16m high against the single currency overnight; it has attracted some capital inflow from the Continent into both gilts and London property from investors keen to…