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Romney takes ‘feel-your-pain’ tone as Sandy hits East Coast

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney was about to go on stage in Ohio on Monday when he decided to abruptly shift the tone of his campaign given the potentially lethal impact of Hurricane Sandy on the East Coast.

Tuesday, 30 October, 2012, 2:32pm

Diego Della Valle

STARTING POINT I took over my father's business in 1978. At the time, everything was very precise, with tailored suits, single coloured shirts and conservative ties. I wanted to create shoes that were smart and casual. I combined leather shoes with a rubber sole.

29 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Topic and Tone

Paper 1a

Read these e-mail messages. Match each message with the most appropriate item from the list of subjects. Then identify the tone of each message, selecting the correct adjective from the list.


24 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

CSAV joins group service

A group of lines comprising Blue Star Line, Contship Containerlines, DSR, Montemar and P&O Nedlloyd has agreed to combine its service with Chilean carrier CSAV in the northern Europe and east coast of South America trade.

Details of the service structure and port rotation will be announced soon. Each line will continue to market its own space in the new service.

22 Jun 1998 - 12:00am

An uneasy calm after the storm

Ayear after the gun-toting madness of Martin Bryant, it remains impossible not to have exploration of Tasmania's pristine, inspiring east coast tempered by a lingering atmosphere of unease at the island's premier tourist drawcard, Port Arthur.

26 Apr 1997 - 12:00am

Maersk adds America route

Maersk Line is to launch a direct weekly service linking Asia and South Africa with the east coast of South America from next month.

25 Apr 1997 - 12:00am