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UK supermarkets end the sale of monkey-picked coconuts and coconut milk

UK supermarkets end the sale of monkey-picked coconuts and coconut milk

20 hours ago   |   Metro

The monkeys are kept on cords so they don't run away (Picture: Mustafa Yalcin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) Supermarkets across the UK have withdrawn a number of products from...
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5G was going to unite the world-instead it's tearing us apart

5G was going to unite the world-instead it's tearing us apart

20 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Photographer is my life ) The world came together to build 5G. Now the next-generation wireless technology is pulling the world apart. The...
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82 percent of World's E-Waste Not Recycled

82 percent of World's E-Waste Not Recycled

1 day ago   |   Computer Business Review

Eighty-two percent of the world's e-waste was left to be dumped or burned rather than recycled in 2019. The UN global e-waste report , published today, estimated that the...
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48 hours in. . . Hong Kong, an insider guide to Asia's grit-to-glamour metropolis

48 hours in. . . Hong Kong, an insider guide to Asia's grit-to-glamour metropolis

1 day ago   |   The Telegraph


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How events embraced digital transformation overnight

How events embraced digital transformation overnight

1 day ago   |   Raconteur

The popular word you hear everywhere is “pivot”, says Matt Scheckner, chief executive of Advertising Week. And pivot he and his team have, after just staging their third annual...
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XE Market Analysis: Europe - Jul 03, 2020

1 day ago   |   XE   |   2 articles

Little change on the forex front, with the main dollar pairings and crosses holding within their respective Thursday ranges. The dollar itself consolidated its post-payrolls...
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XE Market Analysis: North America - Jul 03, 2020

1 day ago   |   XE   |   2 articles

The main dollar pairings and crosses have mostly been holding within their respective Thursday ranges. The dollar itself consolidated its post-payrolls gains, while stock...
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Chinese stocks hit their highest level in 5 years, while Europe looks for direction with US markets closed for July 4th

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Global markets were mixed Friday as investors seek direction with the US markets closed in observance of of the Fourth of July public holiday. Chinese stocks hit a five-year...
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48 hours in . . . Singapore, an insider guide to Asia's cosmopolitan beauty

48 hours in . . . Singapore, an insider guide to Asia's cosmopolitan beauty

1 day ago   |   The Telegraph


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Heatwaves have become longer in most of the world since 1950s - study

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

Frequency of heatwaves and cumulative intensity has risen through the decades, research finds Heatwaves have increased in both length and frequency in nearly every part of the...
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England national selector Ed Smith explains why Moeen Ali and Jonny Bairstow...

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