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Victoria Beckham tops British managers list

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Former pop star and model turned fashion impresario Victoria Beckham has come top in a yearly ranking of Britain’s 100 best managers for her “finely tuned business acumen.”

Posted: October 27th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

London considers ban on smoking in parks, squares

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Smoking should be banned in London parks and landmarks including Parliament Square and Trafalgar Square, a report by the London Health Commission said on Wednesday.

Posted: October 15th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Brits go nuts over squirrel burgers

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Squirrels make a “good food source” and should be served up as a way of controlling the population, the organizer of a controversial squirrel burger cooking contest said on Tuesday.

Posted: October 9th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Same-sex wedding for British diplomat in China

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Britain’s consul-general in Shanghai married his same-sex partner at the ambassador’s residence in Beijing at the weekend, sparking debate over gay unions in the country.

Posted: September 9th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

This diplomat can cook, and how

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ASIF Ahmad has visited the Philippines and established ties when he was UK Trade and Investment director and Foreign Commonwealth Office head of Asia Pacific. “I’m lucky; not many ambassadors come to the country with a ready-made set of friends.” JOJO MAMANGUN

Amid high unemployment in Britain caused by the global recession in 1973, a sign outside a diner in London proved providential: “Wanted: Cook.”

Posted: September 3rd, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Home and Entertaining,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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