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One in seven people retires with no private pension – Women three times more likely to have no retirement savings, Prudential finds – while many over-estimate state pension size

http://www.theguardian.com/money/2014/apr/09/retire-no-private-pension-prudential

Maria Miller quits as culture secretary in blow to David Cameron – http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2014/apr/09/maria-miller-quits-culture-secretary-david-cameron

Britain will be best performing of largest economies in 2014, IMF predicts – International Monetary Fund concedes it was overly pessimistic last spring when it warned chancellor to ease austerity measures – http://www.theguardian.com/business/2014/apr/08/britain-best-performing-largest-economy-2014-imf

Older people in NHS care suffering in silence, says health service ombudsman – Dame Julie Mellor believes over-65s either fear a backlash if they raise issues or don’t like making fuss  http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/apr/07/older-people-nhs-care-ombudsman

Need for food banks is caused by welfare cuts, research shows – http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/apr/08/food-banks-welfare-cuts-research

Gay conversion therapy should have no place in NHS, says health minister – Norman Lamb calls for assurances from NHS England – http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/apr/06/gay-conversion-therapy-nhs-health-minister

There’s a better way to support disabled people – listen to us, for starters -http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/apr/09/better-way-support-disabled-people-benefits-esa

 

EasyJet’s Luton deal set to boost jobs and passenger numbers – http://www.theguardian.com/business/2014/mar/31/easjet-luton-deal-jobs-passengers

Interstitial Cystitis: The Under-Diagnosed Disease Plaguing Millions

http://www.urologicalhealthnews.com/symptoms/what-you-need-to-know-about-interstitial-cystitis?utm_source=outbrain&utm_medium=paid#.U0UEZvldXww

 

Europe News 

Fed likely to keep tapering after US gains 192,000 new jobs in March – live – http://www.theguardian.com/business/blog/2014/apr/04/german-factory-orders-beat-forecasts-as-markets-await-us-jobs-data-live

The IMF is failing. Let’s reform it – http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/apr/03/imf-failing-reform-it

Greece hit by anti-austerity general strike, as government prepares five-year bond sale – business live – http://www.theguardian.com/business/blog/2014/apr/09/greece-general-strike-bond-sale-imf-live

Russia to meet (EU and US) for talks over Ukraine crisis – http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/09/ukraine-crisis-pro-russia-separatists-release-people

 

Germany

Cookie Monster puts down the cookie jar and picks up the neo-Nazi propaganda

Just as the Pied Piper was used to tempt rats out of Hamelin, German neo-Nazis are now using the Cookie Monster to tempt children over to the far-right. But why? http://www.theguardian.com/theguardian/shortcuts/2014/apr/07/cookie-monster-neo-nazi-propaganda

Toyota gets about 92,000 cars back in Germany – http://www.welt.de/wirtschaft/article126731595/Toyota-ruft-rund-92-000-Autos-in-Deutschland-zurueck.html

 

The Jewish self-haters in the service of Islam – http://www.welt.de/politik/ausland/article126717017/Der-juedische-Selbsthasser-im-Dienst-des-Islam.html

 

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