Electronic Communications

European Union Brussels, 28 July 2003 Regional development – guide on the use of the Structural Funds in the electronic communications sector Following a wide-ranging consultation of all interested parties – in particular regional and local authorities – and the… Continue Reading

Why does 9/11 Inquiry Scare Bush?

Berkshire Eagle | Editorial The Bush administration has never wanted an inquiry into the intelligence and law-enforcement failures that led up to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and it is doing its best to make sure we never… Continue Reading

Military Aid Workers Threaten Relief Agencies

By Thalif Deen UNITED NATIONS, Jul(IPS) – The United Nations is expressing fears that armed troops û notably in strife-torn countries such as Afghanistan and Iraq — are increasingly doubling as humanitarian aid workers, threatening private relief operations. “This involvement… Continue Reading

Will the U.N. Bail Out Bush?

Commentary by Jim Lobe WASHINGTON, Jul (IPS) – Make no mistake: U.S. President George W. Bush is in very big trouble. Whereas a week ago, people here were talking about the dread “V” word — for Vietnam — this week… Continue Reading

Poverty an Impediment to Internet Growth

By James Hall MBABANE, Jul (IPS) – Africa’s editors are communicating more and more through the Internet, forming members-only chat-rooms to exchange thoughts on the issues that confront the continent, and to share solutions when these appear. Such an exchange… Continue Reading