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Nigel Hawkes :: Mon 6th Dec 2010

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Darkness at Noon

An excellent analysis of the benefits of shifting the clocks forward by an

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Comments (2) :: Last comment Tue 7th Dec 2010

David Lipsey :: Tue 30th Nov 2010

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The perils of overplaying the polls

On 23 November The Guardian published a political poll showing that Labour was ahead as Ed Miliband returned from paternity leav

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Comments (1) :: Last comment Tue 7th Dec 2010

Nigel Hawkes :: Thu 25th Nov 2010

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School sport: the scorer stands down

The annual survey that showed a fifth of British primary school children participating in circus skills is no more.
 

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Nigel Hawkes :: Thu 25th Nov 2010

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Misrepresenting rape yet again

“A woman is raped every ten minutes” says a press release from the Department of Health today.
 

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Comments (3) :: Last comment Sat 27th Nov 2010

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed 24th Nov 2010

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How honest are researchers?

Scientists from the US are the most prone to dishonesty, claims a new paper (1) in the Journal of Medical Ethics.

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Nigel Hawkes :: Mon 15th Nov 2010

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Googling for economic data

The search engine Google is emerging as a powerful new source of economic and even stock market data.
 

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Comments (0) :: Last comment Mon 15th Nov 2010

Nigel Hawkes :: Sun 14th Nov 2010

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Government retreats on rape anonymity

The Government has abandoned plans to grant anonymity to those (predominantly men) accused of rape.
 

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Comments (2) :: Last comment Sat 27th Nov 2010

Nigel Hawkes :: Mon 8th Nov 2010

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Tell us your views, but no need to shout

Hurry, hurry! You only have until Christmas Eve to respond to an important consultation launched by the Office for National Statistics.
 

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Comments (0) :: Last comment Mon 8th Nov 2010

David Lipsey :: Thu 4th Nov 2010

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Student loans confuse The Guardian

My first two papers of the day are the Racing Post, where the facts are invariably right and The Guardian

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Nigel Hawkes :: Thu 7th Oct 2010

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How many birdies at the Ryder Cup?

The Ryder Cup in Wales is over without any evidence of the surge in sex-trafficking predicted by a Welsh Assembly report.
 

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Comments (0) :: Last comment Thu 7th Oct 2010