Wikinews interviews Israeli mathematician and writer Aner Shalev

Wednesday, September 19, 2007 Aner Shalev is an Israeli mathematician and writer born in 1958 in Kibbutz Kinneret, Tiberias. Currently Shalev is a Professor at Hebrew University of Jerusalem‘s Einstein Institute of Mathematics. At the moment Shalev is in Levico Terme, Trento, Italy for a conference. He was interviewed by Wikinews.

Hell Pizza condom advertisements: complaints upheld

Wednesday, November 29, 2006 A record number of complaints, over 600, against the New Zealand restaurant chain Hell Pizza for its advertising campaign using condoms delivered via letterbox have been upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA). Family First “welcomes heavenly decision from ASA on Hells Pizza.” Hell Pizza delivered sealed foil condoms in a […]

Best Time To Buy Property On Hvar

Read An Opinion On: Family Caravans For Sale Australian Off Road Caravans By Ani Stone Stone towns, waterside ruins and cobbled streets are just some of the major attractions in Hvar, Croatia. The island is also known for its serene beaches, bustling nightlife, clear turquoise water and majestic natural beauty that can catch the attention […]

Wikinews interviews 2020 US Libertarian Party presidential candidate Adam Kokesh

Saturday, September 7, 2019 Adam Kokesh, an Iraq War veteran, activist, radio show host, and currently a candidate for the US Libertarian Party’s 2020 presidential nomination, spoke with Wikinews to discuss his background, political positions, and campaign for President of the United States. Kokesh, who hails from Arizona, has been active in the anti-war movement […]

Edmund White on writing, incest, life and Larry Kramer

Thursday, November 8, 2007 What you are about to read is an American life as lived by renowned author Edmund White. His life has been a crossroads, the fulcrum of high-brow Classicism and low-brow Brett Easton Ellisism. It is not for the faint. He has been the toast of the literary elite in New York, […]

A Fence Company In St Paul Helps Property Owners Keep Animals Out Of Gardens

Read An Opinion On: Marc Ching byadmin A Fence Company in St Paul can help property owners who need to secure their vegetable gardens against intruders. Those intruders aren’t of the human variety, but rather critters like squirrels, chipmunks, rabbits, raccoons, and even deer. The neighbor’s dog might even have an ongoing craving for tomatoes. […]

US economy added 290,000 jobs last month, unemployment at 9.9%

Friday, May 7, 2010 Latest figures from the US government say that the country’s economy gained 290,000 jobs in April, the largest single-month gain since March 2006. According to the Labor Department, excluding temporary workers for this year’s census, the number of non-farm jobs increased by a seasonally adjusted 224,000. The unemployment rate, meanwhile, increased […]

John Reed on Orwell, God, self-destruction and the future of writing

Thursday, October 18, 2007 It can be difficult to be John Reed. Christopher Hitchens called him a “Bin Ladenist” and Cathy Young editorialized in The Boston Globe that he “blames the victims of terrorism” when he puts out a novel like Snowball’s Chance, a biting send-up of George Orwell‘s Animal Farm which he was inspired […]

Ford offers US$78 million for Romanian auto plant

Saturday, September 8, 2007 Ford Motor Company, the U.S. car maker, will reportedly pay €57 million (US$78 million) for a 72.4 percent stake in the Romanian assembly plant Automobile Craiova, a Romanian official said Friday. “The offer of Ford Motor Company for a 72.4 percent stake is €4.1556 per share or €57 million overall,” said […]

How To Pressure Wash Your Home’s Sidings

Read An Opinion On: Furniture Stores Near Waynesville Nc Best Furniture Store Asheville By David P Lee Whether you are cleaning or preparing your home’s exterior for a repainting or refinishing job, pressure washing is an excellent way to get the job done. You can clean sidings and trims that are grimy, dirty and have […]