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Nudge theory trials ‘are working’ say officials

BBC News Trials suggest millions of pounds could be saved by using “nudge theory” about how people behave to encourage them to pay taxes and fines, officials say. Trials organised by a special government unit suggest so-called “nudge theory” could … Continue reading

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Ministers banned from talking to editors

7 News Prime Minister Julia Gillard has ordered cabinet members to refrain from talking to major newspapers in a bid to stamp out leadership speculation. Ministers must now seek express permission from the prime minister’s office before any meeting or … Continue reading

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Fred Goodwin stripped of knighthood

Source: Independent Ex-banker Fred Goodwin has had his knighthood removed, it was announced today. The Cabinet Office said the award had been “cancelled and annulled”. David Cameron tonight hailed the decision to remove Fred Goodwin’s knighthood. The Prime Minister said … Continue reading

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The Eurofanatics should join the Marxists in the dustbin of history

Source: Telegraph Geoffrey Howe is guilty. Whatever he actually said about Liverpool’s problems during some early Thatcher Cabinet meetings, he was culpable for his failure to draw the obvious conclusion. The city was finding it impossible to compete with London … Continue reading

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NZ Food Security

We predict that the Honorable Kate Wilkinson may do a shifty over her pledge to amend the Food Bill so it doesn’t include seeds for growing under the definition “food”. Wilkinson promised to Amend the Bill using a Supplementary Order … Continue reading

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