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PRESS. By a figure this word signifies the art of printing. The press is free.
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In 2006, Iran said it was pressing ahead with research tests on nuclear fusion, a type of atomic reaction which has yet to be developed for commercial power generation, but this was the first mention in years that the work was continuing.
A second long-term care facility planned for the City of Dryden is pressing ahead.
RETAIL giant John Lewis says it is pressing ahead with a flagship new department store in Birmingham even though sales at its shops fell over Christmas.
Summary: Muscat: The Sultanate is pressing ahead to issue e-passports embedded with a chip that stores ...
The challenge came as Mr Buchanan appeared before MPs following an announcement that Ofgem is pressing ahead with a proposed shake-up of the energy industry.
MEMBERS of a karate club have been pressing ahead for charity.
Pressing ahead: an artist's illustration of the proposed 50,000-capacity stadium which Everton and Tesco are aiming to build in Kirkby
Mineral extraction at a North Wales mine is pressing ahead as the company behind the scheme starts its development.
SUBARU has surprised the industry by pressing ahead with its own diesel engines.
After yesterday's judgment, Terry Pye, regional official of Amicus, said: 'We are obviously extremely disappointed with the decision which could mean the company pressing ahead with planned redundancies at Longbridge.
A FORMER city councillor has called on Merthyr Tydfil politicians to resign for pressing ahead with plans to destroy South Wales' Coventry Playground.
The union is pressing ahead with 24-hour strikes on March 28, March 31 and April 17 in 11 other companies after talks failed to reach agreement on returning key elements of the guard's safety role to the operational rule book.