"At the time of the attack, the employees in the building behaved very wisely and shut all their doors," Maan said. "They kept all the employees inside. The whole operation is now finished, everything is under control." … [Read more...] about Iraq police storm Baghdad ministry building to end hostage crisis
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Then there’s the lack of female trust towards men – the feeling that women (the ones who must after all deal with pregnancy) couldn’t entrust such an important matter to men, who may lie in the moment to get sex. Rightly or wrongly, many women feel that they’ve secured front-row seats for the human theatre of men who will say and do anything to get laid and that the prospect of unplanned pregnancy is too high a gamble to take. … [Read more...] about Will we believe a man who says he’s on the pill?
United’s surprise improvement had qualified them for the new Scottish Premier League – contrary to McLean’s expectations, who felt it a season too soon, and contrary to the wishes of those steering the restructure, who felt the club an irrelevance. In the event, they avoided relegation only by virtue of a point gained at Ibrox on the final day, sending Dundee down into the bargain. Things would have been less tense had Hamish McAlpine, their goalkeeper, not hit the post from the penalty spot, but potential calamity was averted thanks to McLean’s meticulousness: he had two players primed for precisely such circumstance, converging on the opposing keeper to prevent the launch of a counterattack. … [Read more...] about The forgotten story of … Dundee United’s glory years under Jim McLean
The disaster in the mineral-rich south-eastern state of Minas Gerais, directly north of Rio de Janeiro, has prompted a rescue and salvage operation involving about 500 people, many of whom are still searching with the help of dogs and special equipment for victims along the floodplain downstream from the dams. … [Read more...] about BHP Billiton shares hit seven-year low after Brazil dam disaster
McLean is now aged 82, and ill health means he will be unable to see the new play himself - although the production has the full support of his family, including his wife Doris. They advised the creative team during pre-production. … [Read more...] about Jim McLean: New play reveals ‘the man behind the grimace’