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Julia Kollewe

Julia Kollewe

    Edging closer to a cure for Alzheimer's
    Edging closer to a cure for Alzheimer's
    With millions of sufferers worldwide, Alzheimer's disease – the most common form of dementia – represents one of the biggest and...
    Bitter experience bred a special kind of housewife
    Bitter experience bred a special kind of housewife
    They shop frugally, use credit cards rarely and save up to a third of a property's value before applying for a mortgage.
    Slimmer BP is looking more digestible
    Slimmer BP is looking more digestible
    The British oil group sold the Carson refinery, south of Los Angeles, and its 800 dealer-operated petrol stations in southern California, Arizona and...
    Patent trolls feed off innovators
    Patent trolls feed off innovators
    The small town of Marshall (population: less than 25 000) in the east Texas part of the Piney Woods forest -- famous for wild-hog hunting --...
    Britain's growth is 'meager and pathetic'
    Britain's growth is 'meager and pathetic'
    A slow-down in Britain's growth in the second quarter means that the economy is weaker than was thought and has no chance of meeting its official...
    Sharp fall raises fears over UK manufacturing
    Sharp fall raises fears over UK manufacturing
    The recovery in British manufacturing has stumbled, with factory orders falling at the sharpest rate since April and optimism reaching a 14-month...
    $10-billion later, BP plugs the oil leak
    $10-billion later, BP plugs the oil leak
    BP's bill for containing and cleaning up the oil spill has reached nearly $10-billion, as the United States government declared that the...