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saga

noun account, adventure, chronicle, epic, epos, heroic story, history, legend, myth, mythology, report, story, tale, yarn
See also: account, narrative, report, story
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The reshuffle comes after Saga warned the collapse of airline Monarch had hit earnings and said efforts to attract new customers will see next year's profits fall.
Saga owns mainly medium- and small-market radio stations (including Columbus, Ohio, and Milwaukee), along with TV stations in Joplin, Mo.
Guidewire appreciates Saga putting their trust in us and we welcome them to our customer community," said Keith Stonell, managing director, EMEA, Guidewire Software.
The Saga brand has been developed over the past 60 years, and offers products and services including cruises and holidays, insurance, personal finance, healthcare and the Saga Magazine.
Saga bought the vessel in 2004 and spent an estimated pounds 17m on a refit carried out at Valletta, Malta.
Co-editor Emily Lethbridge's 'Gisla saga Surssonar: Textual variation, editorial constructions and critical interpretations' is a beautifully organized example, displaying an evident depth of research--the product of Lethbridge's doctoral thesis.
Saga Tankers has experienced a decline in ship values, which resulted in discussions with lenders to avoid breaching covenants in the company's loan agreements, such as clauses regarding minimum value.
Susan Hooper, the company chief executive officer, said 'In 2011 Saga will celebrate its Diamond Anniversary and we plan to make this a memorable year for all our guests.
Saga Rose, the flagship of the Saga cruise fleet, has been a firm favourite with cruisers - maintaining a tradition of classic cruising and carrying well over 100,000 people to great destinations across the globe.
Saga has therefore decided to launch its own Saga Property rental service - which enables Saga customers to advertise holiday homes for just pounds 50 a year for rental to other Saga customers.
All customers on a Saga holiday during the week will be invited to "Walk a Mile to Raise a Smile", whether they be trekking in Nepal, on a train in Canada, safari in Kenya or on the Saga ships, Rose and Ruby.
Eyrbyggja saga has never had a good press in Andersson's work, and here it is called 'a somewhat faceless story' composed in 'lifeless style' (p.