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Yesterday | Daily Mail

Sebastian Shakespeare: Sir Richard Branson gives up beef - to save the world

EXCLUSIVE: Bitter uncle 'tied up and executed six members of his ex-wife's family because he was jealous of their perfect lives and resented getting divorced', says devastated grandfather Surfer caught on camera punching man in row over Peanuts the dog is arrested after police find him hiding in his mom's house Student, 15, accused of rape and ... (more)


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East

Thursday | Canada Online Explorer

There should be no travel advisories, Virgin's Richard Branson says

No country should ever post travel advisories to warn its citizens against visiting another country, the founder of Virgin Group says.


Related Topix: Travel

Wed Jul 09, 2014

News Shopper

PICTURED: 'I think anyone could do it' Meopham body painter's amazing art

Not many people can claim to have given Sir Richard Branson a bloody nose and black eye, but this mum-of-three from Meopham can.


Related Topix: Arts, Painting

Tue Jul 08, 2014

South China Morning Post

A successful entrepreneur needs an innovative mind

What causes someone to quit a stable career to start his own business? Personal ambition is, of course, one reason.


Uptown San Diego Examiner

Daily Business Report - July 8, 2014

So 2,500 biotech CEOs gathered in San Diego for nearly a week. What's the bottom line? Besides the world attention for keynote speakers Hillary Clinton and Sir Richard Branson, you get an economic infusion topping $50 million.


Related Topix: Biotech, Science / Technology, San Diego, CA, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, San Diego County, CA


Virgin Galactic Taps Partners For Local Hotel, Catering

Virgin Galactic , the commercial space tourism company backed by Sir Richard Branson, is ramping up its efforts in New Mexico, saying yesterday that it has tapped two local New Mexico businesses as its official hotel and catering partners.


Northampton Today

Miss Moneypenny to be given Honorary degree by University of Northampton

An actress who played Miss Moneypenny in the Bond movies, the lord lieutenant of Northamptonshire and a world famous record producer will receive honours from the University of Northampton at graduation ceremonies next week.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Northamptonshire County, England, Techno, The KLF

Mon Jul 07, 2014


Beverly Hills Hotel boycott fails to move Sultan of Brunei

The celebrity-driven boycott of the Sultan of Brunei's hotel group - the Dorchester Collection - which include the Beverly Hills hotel and the Hotel Bel-Air locally and eight others around the world, has cost the business millions of dollars, but gained no ground in Brunei.


Related Topix: Marketing, Beverly Hills, CA

Fri Jul 04, 2014


Vivienne Westwood Unveils "Extremely Glamorous" Virgin Atlantic Aircrew Uniforms

Dame Vivienne Westwood has unveiled a range of new uniforms for Virgin Atlantic staff to wear to work.


Wed Jul 02, 2014

Information Technology

Aston student launches UK's first Bitcoin marketing agency

ENP Newswire - 02 July 2014 Release date- 30062014 - The UK's first marketing agency for businesses that deal with online currency Bitcoin has been launched by an Aston University student.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Marketing


BIO 2014 Breaks Partner Meeting Record

The 2014 BIO International Convention, held June 23-26 at the San Diego Convention Center, hosted a record number of partnering meetings and drew 15,667 industry leaders, including nearly 2,500 CEO's, from 50 states and 70 countries.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Biotech


Westwood's Virgin designs take to the skies

British designer Vivienne Westwood launches Virgin Atlantic air staff's new uniforms at a star-studded bash in London.


PE Hub

Newegg forms partnership with VC-backed BitPay to accept bitcoins

Electronics retailer Newegg has formed a partnership with BitPay to accept bitcoin payments on Newegg.com .


Related Topix: Newegg, Economics News, Bitcoin, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Computers, Marketing

Daily Mail

Daisy Lowe nails low-key chic in sheer red jumper as she parties...

Daisy Lowe nails low-key chic in sheer red jumper as she parties alongside ex-boyfriend Matt Smith at Vivienne Westwood's Virgin Atlantic uniform launch So it is no surprise that Daisy Lowe seemed unfazed about her ex-boyfriend Matt Smith's presence as they attended the launch party of Vivienne Westwood's uniform collection for Virgin Atlantic.


Related Topix: Matt Smith

Tue Jul 01, 2014


Emeritus Ratan Tata to Receive Frost & Sullivan's Prestigious...

Frost & Sullivan will reconvene its annual Growth, Innovation and Leadership Executive Congress at the Taj Hotel in Mumbai on 23rd September 2014.


Related Topix: Consulting, Frost and Sullivan

Mon Jun 30, 2014


Monday Interview: Joy Lewis, Adopt An Intern

AS SHE queued to meet one of her life-long heroes, Joy Lewis rehearsed in her head the questions she wanted to ask.


Sun Jun 29, 2014


Bill Clinton to Deliver Keynote at AIDS 2014

Bill Clinton will deliver the keynote address at the 20th International AIDS Conference , according to a statement by the International AIDS Society , which convenes the conference with other global partners.


Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Australia, World News,


Congrats, Emily Wang! Palo Alto Teen Takes First in International BioGENEius Challenge

Palo Alto student Emily Wang won the International BioGENEius Challenge, the premier competition for high school students that recognizes outstanding research in biotechnology.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA, Education Etc.

The New Zealand Herald

NZ scientist lands trip to Branson's island

A young Kiwi scientist has spent the past few days playing chess with Richard Branson on his private island and being served lunch in the pool via a sushi boat.


Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, Xero

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Richard Branson's 5 Secrets To Starting A Successful Business

Richard Branson opened a small record shop called Virgin Records in 1970. He had dropped out of high school a few years prior, and his only other business experience was running his own magazine.