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    Wang Jianlin: China’s International Business Marksman

    For billionaire entrepreneur Wang Jianlin, chairman of China’s biggest commercial property developer Dalian Wanda, patriotism and business power go hand in hand. Forbes declared Wang China’s richest man earlier this year, with a fortune of $25.2 billion. Here’s a...

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    A Lasting Legacy: The Story of Louis Vuitton

    A tale that begins with a bold pre-teen embarking upon an epic voyage, the history of fashion brand Louis Vuitton may seem more like a Hollywood blockbuster than a company’s journey to international recognition. Beginning in the 19th century, Billionaires...

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    The Best Luxury Cars of 2015

    From some of the fastest road-legal sports cars in the world, to new takes on classic vehicles, these are Billionaires‘ best luxury cars of 2015. Lamborghini Aventador LP 750-4 Superveloce “The fastest and most emotional series production Lamborghini.” Speed:...

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    Crime Pays? The Richest Gangsters Alive Today

    The richest gangsters in the world are often lumped in with the general criminal population and assumed to belong to a different species. Whether by some chemical imbalance or psychological quirk, the view that offenders were somehow born to...

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  • Move Over Selfie Stick, New Wireless Photo Device Unveiled

    Move Over Selfie Stick, New Wireless Photo Device Unveiled

    The selfie stick has become a well-recognised and often hated addition to everyday life. But now a solution to the extendable annoyances has been unveiled in the form of a wireless device. The Podo offers selfie takers the ability...

  • Nazi Goebbels' Descendants Revealed as Secret Billionaires

    Nazi Goebbels’ Descendants Revealed as Secret Billionaires

    It has been revealed that the descendants of one of Nazi Germany’s most prominent figures, Joseph Goebbels, are now secret billionaires, living off the wealth forged during World War II. Joseph Goebbels was one of Adolf Hitler’s closest associates,...

  • Basketball Star Set to Live in Disney World

    Basketball Star Set to Live in Disney World

    Disney World is truly a magical place where dreams come true, and most of us find it difficult to leave. But one lucky basketball star won’t ever have to go through that again as he is building a home...

  • Pope Francis Has Pizza Delivered to Popemobile

    Pope Francis Has Pizza Delivered to Popemobile

    Pope Francis’ pizza dreams came true on his recent visit to Naples, when he was delivered a pie straight to his Popemobile as he was out and about. The remarkable incident took place as Pope Francis was on a...

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  • Heinz and Kraft Merge in Mega Deal

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    Heinz and Kraft Merge in Mega Deal

    Food giants Heinz and Kraft Foods Group have merged in a deal that will create the third-largest food and beverage company in the US. Heinz is owned by 3G Capital and Berkshire Hathaway Inc, the firm run by US...

  • African Elephants Could be Extinct 'Within Decade'

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    African Elephants Could be Extinct 'Within Decade'

    The number of African elephants in existence has dropped sharply over the past 10 years due to poaching, with the practice threatening to kill off the species within decades. These are the findings presented by the International Union for...

  • Australian Market Roundup: Stocks Up But Remain Shy of 6,000 points

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    Australian Market Roundup: Stocks Up But Remain Shy of 6,000 points

    Australian shares continued to climb slowly towards 6,000 on Wednesday but ended the day still shy of the key value that hasn’t been reached since 2008. The benchmark ASX200 index rose by 4.2 points, or 0.07 per cent, to...

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    The Coolest Movie Cars of All Time

    Action films aren’t action films without a car chase and the movies have featured some amazing models over the years. But what about the cars? We’re taking a peak at the coolest movie cars of all time. The Tumbler (Batman...

  • Thousands Protest after Innocent Woman is Beaten to Death

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    Thousands Protest after Innocent Woman is Beaten to Death

    Thousands have joined protests in the Afghan capital of Kabul to demand justice for the death of Farkhunda. Farkhunda, 28, was beaten to death by a mob last week after she was falsely accused of burning the Qu’ran. Earlier...

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    In Search of Trillionaires: The President of Azerbaijan

    Corruption and embezzlement go hand in hand some might suggest, and at many points on our hunt for the secret trillionaires living among us this has been the case. The strong bond between money and power is much like...

  • Italian Millionaire Suing Christie's over Rare Pink Diamond

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    Italian Millionaire Suing Christie's over Rare Pink Diamond

    A case in Manhattan is unfolding, involving the heist of a $40 million rare pink diamond from an Italian millionaire and sale at Christie's. The bizarre story is taking place in New York, where Italian Amedeo Angiolillo currently lives....

  • No Survivors as Germanwings Passenger Plane Crashes in the Alps

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    No Survivors as Germanwings Passenger Plane Crashes in the Alps

    A Germanwings airplane has crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board. Flight 4U 9525 was on its way from Barcelona to Duesseldorf when it crashed between Digne and Barcelonnette in the mountainous region of south-east...

  • Angelina Jolie has her Ovaries Removed

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    Angelina Jolie has her Ovaries Removed

    Angelina Jolie has revealed that she has had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed in a procedure designed to lower the risk of getting cancer. Jolie, who is married to fellow Hollywood star Brad Pitt, broke the news when...

  • Australian Market Roundup: Shares End Just Shy of 6,000 Points

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    Australian Market Roundup: Shares End Just Shy of 6,000 Points

    Another day of gains brought the Australian stock market very close to its first 6,000 point finish since 2008, but it just missed the key figure on Tuesday. The benchmark ASX200 added 12.9 points, or 0.2 per cent, to...