Chelsea win again, but Villa left seething Chelsea overcame obdurate opposition from Aston Villa to secure a hard-fought 2-1 win at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday that maintained their early momentum in the fledgling Premier League season.
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Razali Ismail in NEWS.com.au I'm calling on African leaders to persuade Mr Mugabe to step down and say to him that he does still have the chance of redeeming, of salvaging some of his legacy and could be provided with a soft landing. If he continues and remains as obdurate as... Desmond Tutu http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desmond_Tutu&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGSXuC9qOr1ourN-4rSwuYVoxNwRQ Independent Online http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.iol.co.za/index.php%3Fset_id%3D1%26click_id%3D6%26art_id%3Dvn20080425074551569C301081&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFUIQPtHqBCZuzsPuI1M2RZuPSthA Apr 24, 2008
68829 91881 obdurate The longer the regime is obdurate, and the more people hear about problems from within, and if ASEAN cannot make an impact or influence, then one way or another it leads to the Security Council," Mr Razali told Reuters in a telephone interview.