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London’s killer smog could help China breathe easy



HEALTH, UK, LONDON LIFE November 16, 2016


Scientists have solved the mystery of a toxic smog that killed thousands of people in London in the 1950s, and it is thought that their work may help countries, including China, suffering similar problems today. A period of cold ...

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them



UK, SHOWBIZ, ENTERTAINMENT November 16, 2016


Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them a new wizzarding world. Picture Credit Warner Bros   The latest film, from the pen (or maybe quill) of Harry Potter author, JK Rowling, is set to hit cinema screens worldwide on ...

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BBC to expand World Service



UK, CULTURE November 16, 2016


 BBC to expand World Service. Pic credit: Chris Dorney, Thinkstock Just six years after its funding was cut the BBC’s World Service has announced the biggest expansion since the 1940’s It will launch 11 new...

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Travel to China will continue to grow says report



CHINA , UK, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST November 16, 2016


Fight restrictions have been lifted to meet increasing demand Pic Credit: Peshkova, Thinkstock We have reported  recently on the growth of travel from China to Europe, but a survey revealed in the Global Trends Report at the...

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Boom! Branson Unveils Supersonic Aircraft



TECHNOLOGY, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST November 16, 2016


The aircraft could bring Beijing and London to within five hours of each other when it enters service in 2023. Photo Credit - Boom Last week, we reported that a new generation of supersonic aircraft is being prepared to revolutio...

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