Would you eat green satsumas?

Would you eat green satsumas?

Tesco has announced it will start selling green satsumas but would you be willing to eat them? Source link
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The 19-year-old millionaire estate agent

The 19-year-old millionaire estate agent

Akshay Ruparelia, 19, set up an online estate agent while he was studying for his A-levels. He set the company up because he thought commissions were too high. He currently charges £99 to sell a property. The company, Doorsteps.co.uk is...
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Putting Canadian wine on the map

Putting Canadian wine on the map

Canada may not be the first place you associate with winemaking, but one Canadian winery is very much putting the country on the global fine wine map. Norman Hardie Winery just has to cope with winters so cold that its...
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What has China's president Xi Jinping achieved so far?

What has China's president Xi Jinping achieved so far?

Chinese president Xi Jinping will be confirmed for a second five-year term this month. Source link
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Bricks and mortar shops are cashing in on online shopping

Bricks and mortar shops are cashing in on online shopping

The rise of online shopping has turned retail upside down. People are increasingly at home with digital shopping and value its convenience, speed, low prices and responsiveness to their preferences. But because many people still love to go to physical...
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CEO Secrets: Brewer who found making beer difficult

CEO Secrets: Brewer who found making beer difficult

Grain Brewery’s founder Phil Halls thought that making beer was easy, but could he overcome his early problems before his business folded? Source link
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A brief history of the old pound coin

A brief history of the old pound coin

A brief history of the old pound coin as it drops out of circulation on Monday. Source link
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Burkina Faso: Swapping suits for the 'dan fani' look

Burkina Faso: Swapping suits for the 'dan fani' look

For the people of the West African nation of Burkina Faso, “dan fani” is much more than just a fabric. Clothes made from the it symbolise cultural identity and national pride. From Burkina Faso’s capital city Ouagadougou, the BBC’s Lami...
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South Africa's Zanzibaris fight over land development

South Africa's Zanzibaris fight over land development

South Africa’s tight-knit Zanzibari community is not actually from Zanzibar, instead they are the descendants of freed slaves from Mozambique. Fifteen years ago, they won back land they lost in Durban under South Africa’s apartheid regime – l...
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How Blu Tack became a million dollar idea

How Blu Tack became a million dollar idea

Blu Tack is a must-have for many sticking up posters and notices to walls. How would teenagers decorate their bedrooms without it? Billions of packets of Blu Tack have been sold over the past four decades. We know where it...
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