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Unilever: Profile of a consumer goods giant

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 10:41
Profile of Unilever, the business behind brands from Marmite to Pot Noodle and Persil.
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Best-selling Miffy the rabbit author Dick Bruna dies

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 10:41
The Dutch author who sold more than 80 million children's books dies in the city of Utrecht.
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Sandown: Amputee jockey Guy Disney takes historic victory in Royal Artillery Gold Cup

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 10:34
Guy Disney makes history by becoming the first amputee jockey to win at a professional racecourse in Britain.
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Africa's top shots

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 10:24
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
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After Fillon, France's Le Pen faces her own 'fake job' scandal - FRANCE 24

Google News France - Fri, 2017-02-17 10:04

FRANCE 24

After Fillon, France's Le Pen faces her own 'fake job' scandal
FRANCE 24
In the report, investigators allege that “Le Pen had the European Parliament employ Madame Catherine Griset as a parliamentary assistant accredited in Brussels whereas she has been serving as her personal assistant at her party headquarters in France ...
Macron calls France's colonial past a 'crime against humanity'Financial Times
France vows to retaliate if Kremlin meddles in its elections after gay 'smear campaign' against presidential candidateDaily Mail
A Le Pen Win Would Be Dangerous for Putin and Russia's EconomyBloomberg
Business Insider -Aljazeera.com -Washington Times
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Marmite owner Unilever sees no merit in Kraft takeover

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 09:35
Unilever, which makes Marmite and PG Tips, snubs a £115bn takeover offer from US food giant Kraft.
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'Block him out'

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 09:15
Abuse victim hails MP's attempt to let people add mothers' names to the marriage register.
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Reality Check: Four claims in Tony Blair's speech

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 09:13
How do the former prime minister's assertions stack up?
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Bin lorry crash driver Harry Clarke admits reckless driving charge

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 09:09
The driver of a bin lorry that crashed killing six people admits reckless driving in a separate incident.
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Steven Cook Malia disappearance: Remains found near last sighting spot

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 09:01
Reports say a skeleton was found near the spot where Steven Cook was last seen.
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Tech regret

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 08:49
Inventors who, like Mark Zuckerberg, have looked back with mixed feelings on what they created.
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The 17 best destinations in France - and where to stay - Telegraph.co.uk

Google News France - Fri, 2017-02-17 08:49

Telegraph.co.uk

The 17 best destinations in France - and where to stay
Telegraph.co.uk
Visit Bordeaux to stroll the most graceful streets in France, eat well, drink better and then have the liveliest possible time in a city in touch with its Latin side. This remains the world HQ of wine and château-owning folk. But there's also a ...

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Week in pictures: 11-17 February 2017

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 08:45
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
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Pakistan's bloody week: Who is really to blame?

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 08:44
The Pakistani military points the finger at Afghanistan and India, but some believe the answer is more complex.
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Julian Assange’s Fate Could Be Decided by Ecuador’s Election

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Fri, 2017-02-17 08:39
The WikiLeaks founder took refuge in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London years ago, but not all of the candidates wish to continue harboring him.
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Tony Blair calls for people to 'rise up' against Brexit

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 08:29
The ex-prime minister says leaving the EU is "not inevitable" but critics accuse him of arrogance.
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Reality Check: Are there more winners than losers on business rates?

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 08:22
Some businesses will see their rates change on 1 April 2017.
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France's Leftwing Candidates Consider Uniting to Trounce Marine Le Pen - TIME

Google News France - Fri, 2017-02-17 08:21

TIME

France's Leftwing Candidates Consider Uniting to Trounce Marine Le Pen
TIME
"We are having discussions and we will continue to have discussions," Socialist Benoît Hamon said of Friday of his potential team-up with the Left party's Jean-Luc Melenchon, Reuters reports. Hamon's party is currently in power in France, but his ...
France govt bond yield rises on possible left-wing election tie-upReuters
Leftist candidates may cooperate in French electionRTE.ie

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Tony Blair Wants U.K. to ‘Rise Up’ and Stay in E.U. But Will Anyone Listen?

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Fri, 2017-02-17 08:20
The former prime minister, tarnished by the Iraq war, left allies and adversaries debating whether his intervention would help, or hinder, those who oppose “Brexit.”
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Illegal love

BBC News - Fri, 2017-02-17 08:11
Love letters written during World War Two and discovered in a trunk in Brighton reveal a forbidden relationship between two men.
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