The `lrish' spy who inspired James Bond

... its own source of oil. When William Knox D'Arcy, an Australian oil prospector, secured valuable oil rights from the Persian government, its interest was engaged. D'Arcy was having little luck hitting oil, however, and was looking for more money to keep ...

Published: Saturday 17 August 2002
Newspaper: Irish Independent
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1370 | Page: 33 | Tags: none

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... initiated the fortff Maritime are hope- visit Aberdeen, where the fill that visit by two Rus- Russian visitors wena Persian Government officials to the North-east will be fol- diving lowed by a ideal to supply SS vrith SekfoSl equipment to Russia. experts ...

Published: Thursday 10 August 1978
Newspaper: Aberdeen Press and Journal
County: Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 464 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

Wearing his uniform as Colonel of the Royal Regiment of Wales—the Prince of Wales (right) shares an open ..

... them. MR. WILSON: I don't believe the statements by Mr. Heath have created a dangerous situation in the Gulf, the Persian Government has said it supports our policy. It is a fact that Mr. Heath has been criticised for totally misrepresenting what he ...

Published: Wednesday 16 July 1969
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 938 | Page: 11 | Tags: none

OVERSEAS NEWS

... reported two American helicopters lost with three men killed and three wounded. At one stage the Lebanise asked the Persian Government to send security agents to pick him up• After he had served a prison sentence on charges of smuggling arms. the Lebanese ...

Published: Thursday 03 April 1969
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1625 | Page: 25 | Tags: none

OVERSEAS NEWS

... Lebanese Government was reported to have promised Persia that he would be handed Over. At one stage the Lebanese asked the Persian Government to send security agents to pick him up. Broke promise After he had served a Prison sentence on charges of smuggling ...

Published: Thursday 03 April 1969
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 691 | Page: 11, 12 | Tags: none

OVERSEAS NEWS Vietcong loses 226 men in new battles Guerrillas slammed mortars into a U.S. camp north-west of ..

... handed now, for even the U.S. forces over. cannot stand the onslaughts. At one stage the Lebanese Delta fight asked the Persian Government During Tuesday night, the to send security agents to pick him up. guerrillas sent 20 mortar and After he bad servedprison ...

Published: Thursday 03 April 1969
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 704 | Page: 36 | Tags: none

Persians pile on aid for carpets

... Persians pile on aid for carpets TEHERAN. Friday THE Persian Government has thrown its authority and energy behind measures to improve the quality and boost the declining export trade of the world-famous Persian carpets. Large-scale production of cheap ...

Published: Friday 23 August 1968
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 473 | Page: 21 | Tags: none

WHEN THE MINISTRY

... paid by the Church Missionary accepted. she said. Society, but the school is run by She leaves this country by air the Persian Government. on September 7 and will be going Since she heard last Christmas to Isfahan, the second largest of her impending trip ...

Published: Wednesday 17 August 1966
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1321 | Page: 12 | Tags: none

WHEN THE MINISTRY MAN CAME BY

... being Persia and ' paid by the Church Missionary asked if she ' Society, but the school is run by would like to the Persian Government. go. I have Since she heard last Christmas always wanted of her impending trip, Mies to go abroad; Miss Ramsey Ramsey ...

Published: Wednesday 17 August 1966
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 858 | Page: 33 | Tags: none

Verbal proposals

... their departures to meet in Tashkent, Soviet Union. He then flew on to Teheran to confer with the Shah of Persia and Persian Government officials. ...

Published: Tuesday 04 January 1966
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 144 | Page: 30 | Tags: none

The Pope's call

... The Pope's call He then flew on to Teheran to confer with the Shah of Persia and Persian Government officials. Mr. G. Mennen Williams, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, was on a similar mission round of African capitals, seeing the Ethiopian ...

Published: Tuesday 04 January 1966
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 84 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Verbal proposals

... their departures to meet in Tashkent. Soviet Union. He then flea• on to Teheran to confer with the Shah of Persia and Persian Government officials. 711 Vietcong die Mr. G. Mennen Williams, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs. was on a similar ...

Published: Tuesday 04 January 1966
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 229 | Page: 15 | Tags: none