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    The Supercars of Bollywood

    Luxury cars are often popular among the richest people in the world, but Bollywood stars seem to have a particular steamy love affair with them. Unsurprisingly, an exotic lifestyle is important to a lot of Indian film stars and luxury...

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    Secrets of an American Giant: Just what is in Your Coca-Cola?

    Coca-Cola is one of the most recognisable brands ever created. And, with almost two billion (1.7 billion at last official count in 2010) bottles sold every day, it’s also far and away the world’s favourite soft drink (sorry Pepsi)....

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    Most Expensive Kitchen Gadgets in the World

    Kitchens are at the heart of a home, and even if you have staff on hand to prepare everything you desire, a billionaire-style kitchen is still a real status symbol. The world’s most expensive kitchen currently costs around $1.6...

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    The Weekly Watch List V

    Watches first appeared in the 17th century. Back then they were considered items of practicality – they were people’s only way of knowing what the time was while they were out and about. Now, of course, the watch has...

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  • Thanksgiving in Space: Astronauts Reveal Festive Meal

    Thanksgiving in Space: Astronauts Reveal Festive Meal

    Astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS) showed yesterday that 260 miles wouldn’t come between them and celebrating Thanksgiving. NASA revealed the Thanksgiving menu enjoyed by the six crew members of ISS, and while it wasn’t quite the turkey,...

  • The Future is Bright; the Future is Transparent Self-Driving Cars

    The Future is Bright; the Future is Transparent Self-Driving Cars

    Cars can do just about anything theses days. From parking for you to communicating with other vehicles, our modern cars are breaking new ground on a daily basis. Now a US design firm has come up with ideas of...

  • Google Earth Uncovers UFO in Australia

    Google Earth Uncovers UFO in Australia

    A man casually browsing Google Earth to ‘check out the world’ has come across a strange looking flying object along the coast of Victoria, Australia. Describing what he found as “a flying disk,” YouTube user Scott Mcmahon uploaded a...

  • Super-Rich Find Superyachts with the Help of New App

    Super-Rich Find Superyachts with the Help of New App

    Being super-rich can be rather time consuming. Spending your days deciding where you should buy your next playboy pad and what fine dining restaurant you should eat at takes up a lot of your day. So now a new...

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  • Mansion For Sale with All Mod Cons… Plus a King Buried in the Garden

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    Mansion For Sale with All Mod Cons… Plus a King Buried in the Garden

    When buying a million pound home there are certain expectations. Multiple bedrooms, a swimming pool and a large area of private land are usual requests. But a house in the UK has an additional feature not seen before: a...

  • How Much is Too Much to Spend on Thanksgiving Dinner?

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    How Much is Too Much to Spend on Thanksgiving Dinner?

    A restaurant in New York is pushing the boundaries on how expensive a Thanksgiving dinner can be with the announcement of their $35,000 (AU$41,000) meal. The owners of New York’s Old Homestead Steakhouse have decided to completely push the...

  • Tea Taster’s Tongue Insured for £1 Million

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    Tea Taster’s Tongue Insured for £1 Million

    We’ve heard of famous A-listers insuring body parts – take for example Heidi Klum’s legs or Julia Roberts’ smile – but the news of a man who has had his tongue insured for a whopping £1 million (AU$1.85 million)...

  • Fire in Chinese Mine Kills at least 24 and Injures Dozens More

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    Fire in Chinese Mine Kills at least 24 and Injures Dozens More

    At least 24 people have been killed and dozens more injured following another accident at a Chinese mine. China’s official Xinhua News Agency reported that an underground fire started at a coal mine in the country’s north-eastern Liaoning province...

  • Juncker Unveils €315 Billion Investment Plans to Kick-Start Europe's Economy

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    Juncker Unveils €315 Billion Investment Plans to Kick-Start Europe’s Economy

    The president of the European Commission (EC) Jean-Claude Juncker has outlined plans to create a €315 billion (AU$460 billion) investment fund to kick-start growth within Europe’s struggling economy. A very small amount of this – less than €10 billion...

  • Elton John’s One of a Kind Ferrari up for Auction

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    Elton John’s One of a Kind Ferrari up for Auction

    One of Elton John’s earliest vehicle purchases as a famous musician is to go on sale at the end of the month. The rare vintage Ferrari Dino 146GT, in a classic mustard yellow hue, was initially owned by Sir...

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    Charles and David Koch: The World’s Most Powerful Brothers

    Charles and David Koch yield more power than any other pair of brothers in the world. The brothers run Koch Industries, which was inherited from their father Fred, but the 42 per cent of the business they each own...

  • A Chinese Nationalist soldier, age 10, member of a Chinese division from the X Force, boarding planes in Burma bound for China, May 1944.

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    36 Million Modern Day Slaves: Who’s to Blame?

    Slavery – an archaic practice that doesn’t exist in the modern world?  You may think that, but a frightening new report reveals that there are currently almost 36 million people enslaved in 167 countries around the globe. Whether they...

  • Chairman Ana Botin Removes Santander CEO

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    Chairman Ana Botin Removes Santander CEO

    Chairman of Banco Santander Ana Botin has appointed a new chief executive of the bank as part of a shake-up of high-level personnel. Javier Marín, who was appointed CEO less than two years ago, is to leave the company...

  • One Stray Dog’s Extreme Journey to Happiness

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    One Stray Dog’s Extreme Journey to Happiness

    They say dogs are a man’s best friend, and the day that Mikael Lindnord met a scruffy hound in the Amazon rainforest signifies the start of a true friendship. Lindnord is captain of a team of Swedish athletes who...