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    The Rarest Classic Cars In The World

    Billionaires like to travel in style, so it is no wonder luxury cars are a typical purchase. But to stand out from this elite crowd you really need something different – so what are some of the rarest classic...

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    The Economic Gains of a Legalised Prostitution Industry

    The debate over whether prostitution should be legalised as an industry will continue across the world for decades to come. But for some countries the decision about one of the most controversial professions in the world has already been...

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    Glamour and Luxury: The Rise of the Armani Fashion Brand

    Utter the name of the fashion brand Armani and you will prompt a surge of excitement amongst any crowd with even a basic knowledge of the cut-throat fashion industry. With just a passion for fashion and a desire to...

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    The Assassination of Malcolm X: 50 Years On

    Fifty years after the assassination of Malcolm X, we reflect on the man’s influence on the American Civil Rights movement and ask how much is still to be done… Militancy is rarely an easy sell. For most of us, the...

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  • The Dress that Broke the Internet... WHAT COLOUR IS IT?!

    The Dress that Broke the Internet… WHAT COLOUR IS IT?!

    Social media has gone mad with the mystery of what colour a dress is. The image in question shows a dress with stripes, but many are debating over whether it is white and gold or black and blue. The...

  • Madonna Tumbles on Stage During the BRITS

    Madonna Tumbles on Stage During the BRITS

    Last night’s BRIT Awards were largely uneventful until the very final performance from legendary popstar Madonna. In the early moments of her brand new song Living For Love, the Queen of pop took a tumble down a set of...

  • Joseph Frangieh: The Rags to Riches Story

    Joseph Frangieh: The Rags to Riches Story

    Joseph Frangieh is now one of the most renowned property developers in the Queensland area of Australia, but his path to success hasn’t always been smooth. Here we tell the rags to riches story of Joseph Frangieh. Joseph Frangieh’s...

  • Pebble Time Kickstarter Raises $1 Million in Record Time

    Pebble Time Kickstarter Raises $1 Million in Record Time

    A Kickstarter campaign launched for the new Pebble Time smartwatch hit the $1 million (AU$1.26 million) mark in record time. The Kickstarter goal was set at $500,000 when it was launched on Tuesday (24 February), but donations passed the...

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  • Australian Market Roundup: Shares Rise for Third Consecutive Day

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    Australian Market Roundup: Shares Rise for Third Consecutive Day

    The Australian sharemarket has risen for the third consecutive day as it continues its upward movement towards the 6000 benchmark. By the close of Wednesday (25 February), the S&P/ASX 200 index had risen 17.9 points, or 0.3 per cent,...

  • Eight Killed by Crazed Gunman in Czech Town

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    Eight Killed by Crazed Gunman in Czech Town

    A gunman in the Czech Republic has killed eight people in a restaurant before then shooting himself. The incident took place in the eastern town of Uhersky Brod (pictured here) at lunchtime on Tuesday (24 February). The town's mayor...

  • Rolls-Royce Delves Further into Luxury with Diamond Celestial Phantom

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    Rolls-Royce Delves Further into Luxury with Diamond Celestial Phantom

    The Rolls-Royce Bespoke Celestial Phantom is the luxury car maker's latest special edition, with 466 diamonds throughout the interior. The star exhibit was initially showcased at the Dubai International Motor Show in 2013, but has drawn much attention since,...

  • Australian Market Roundup: Happy Ending to Turbulent Day

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    Australian Market Roundup: Happy Ending to Turbulent Day

    The Australian sharemarket ended trading up for a second consecutive day despite once again starting the day with early losses. At the end of the day the S&P/ASX 200 index had gained 19 points, or 0.32 per cent, to...

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    Risky Business: The Biggest Billionaire Losers of 2014

    For billionaires such as Jack Ma, founder of e-commerce platform Alibaba (which this year experienced the biggest IPO in US history), 2014 will doubtless be a year remembered as one in which his net worth increased by $18.5 billion....

  • Lutz Bachmann Returns as Head of Anti-Islamisation Group after Hitler Pic Fury

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    Lutz Bachmann Returns as Head of Anti-Islamisation Group after Hitler Pic Fury

    Lutz Bachmann has resumed his role as the head of right wing German political group Pegida just a month after he resigned amid controversy surrounding a picture of him dressed as Hitler. The photo, which can be seen here,...

  • Sesame Street’s Birdman Spoof is Hilarious

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    Sesame Street’s Birdman Spoof is Hilarious

    Sesame Street has outdone itself once again, with its latest spoof of Oscar winning picture Birdman. The spoof clip, aptly title Big Birdman, sees 81-year-old voice actor Carroll Spinney – who has played the part of Big Bird and...

  • Australian Market Roundup: Banks Carry Market Above 5900

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    Australian Market Roundup: Banks Carry Market Above 5900

    Despite an early stumble, the Australian stock market rallied behind a strong performance from the banks to end the day up. Both the S&P/ASX 200 Index and the broader All Ordinaries Index rose by 0.5 per cent on Monday...

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    Ultimate Status Symbols: The Most Expensive Private Islands in the World

    In this list of the best private islands money can buy there are some absolutely stunning pieces of real estate. Some islands are blessed with palm-fringed beaches and have nothing but water on all sides for miles on end...

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    A Look at a Legend: Alfred Hitchcock

    A film-making legend with a legacy to backup his illustrious career, Alfred Hitchcock has thrilled and shocked moviegoers for decades thanks to his timeless techniques and eye for a story. One of the most renowned directors in the industry,...