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Issue No. 2353

‘These policies are putting Europe on a downward spiral’

Leading German economist Peter Bofinger warns that austerity will plunge Portugal, Spain and Italy into downturns as deep as that in Greece


‘Jimmy gets so many of these type of complaints’

An unnamed West Yorkshire Police inspector, quoted in the force’s report on its links with serial child rapist Jimmy Savile


‘The biometrics submitted with this application were of poor quality’

The British Consulate that denied Kazakhstani artist Karipbek Kuyukov a visa because he didn’t provide fingerprints. He has no hands


‘A misunderstanding’

Crisalida Berry Farms bosses in California on why they illegally sacked workers who refused to work in fields filled with smoke from a nearby fire


‘Criminal damage’

Kent cops to a ten year old girl for drawing a chalk hopscotch grid on the pavement


‘We’ll help him get it through’

Ed Miliband says Labour will help David Cameron to pass laws that are blocked by the Tories’ internal crisis


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Who Says?
Tue 14 May 2013, 18:13 BST
Issue No. 2353
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