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3 hrs ago | Jaunted

Richard Branson's Idea for Family Travel is Pretty Polarizing

In an interview with our big bro, Conde Nast Traveler , Sir Richard Branson was asked if there were any new ideas he'd been kicking around for his airlines.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Travel

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Mail

City Interview: The dragon floating on a cloud of technical...

Piers Linney is still adjusting to his celebrity status as one of two new panel members grilling nervous entrepreneurs on the TV programme Dragons' Den.


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Tue Jul 22, 2014


War on Drugs Fails Public Health, Says Richard Branson at AIDS 2014

Laws that criminalize intravenous drug use and homosexuality were big topics during day two of the 20th International AIDS Conference , being held this week in Melbourne, Australia.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Ealing Times

Virgin chief Sir Richard Branson has called for a rethink of Britain's drugs policy

Drug users should be treated with compassion rather than criminalised, Sir Richard Branson has said, as he called for a rethink of current "repressive" policies on drugs.


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Romsey Advertiser

Branson urges 'drugs war' rethink

Drug users should be treated with compassion rather than criminalised, Sir Richard Branson has said, as he called for a rethink of current "repressive" policies on drugs.


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Mon Jul 21, 2014

International Business Times

Sir Richard Branson's Mum Eve Speaks Up: 'Kate Winslet Did Not Save Me From Fire!'

Entrepreneur Richard Branson and his daughter Holly sit on Centre Court at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London June 30, 2014.


Sunday Herald

Virgin Money unveils latest bank lounge

VIRGIN Money has confirmed its own current account product will be rolled out in Scotland before the end of the year as it unveiled the latest of its lounges.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Marketing


Virgin Trains Teddy Trackers Return Lost Toys to Kids

The travel operator has introduced special trackers which help ensure cuddly bears can be identified and returned to their owner.


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Brandon Sun

Nation's capital to host youth empowerment summit in 2016 after Bangkok

Ottawa was chosen Monday to host the four-day One Young World summit in 2016, winning a competition to hold the event.


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Five veggie recipes to mark five years of Meat Free Mondays

It's five years since Meat Free Monday was launched - which is the perfect excuse to try some of these delicious veggie recipes It's five years since Paul, Mary and Stella McCartney launched Meat Free Monday and the response online and in the real world has been amazing to say the least.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, US News, US Politics, Al Gore

Sun Jul 20, 2014


Peter Dunne to speak at 20th International AIDS Conference

Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne is to attend and address the Global Commission on Drug Policy special session at the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne tomorrow.



Richard Branson's mum says Titanic star Kate Winslet DIDN'T ...

Eve Branson, 90, says she was actually saved by her grandsons following the huge blaze at the luxurious Necker Island holiday home Sir Richard Branson's 90-year-old mum has DENIED being saved from a huge fire on her billionaire son's private Caribbean island by actress Kate Winslet Sir Richard Branson's 90-year-old mum has DENIED being ... (more)


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Sat Jul 19, 2014

NBR Newsroom

Dickinson with Sir Richard Branson

'Nanogirl' on Paul Henry asking her if she slept with Sir Richard Branson - and why she would probably go on his show again.


Fri Jul 18, 2014

BioResearch Online

Life Science Leader Chief Editor To Co-Chair BIO International Program Committee

Life Science Leader magazine's Chief Editor, Rob Wright, has been invited to serve as educational program planning committee co-chair for the 2015 BIO International Convention , to be held June 15-18, 2015, in Philadelphia, PA.


Related Topix: Biotech, Science / Technology

Thu Jul 17, 2014


Entrepreneur Josh Taylor Meets Sir Richard Branson's Atlantic Challenge

T he world release of JoshingTalk: The Submersible Project takes place today after a private screen on July 16th at London's Strand Gallery.


Wed Jul 16, 2014


Pentagon Drafts Jeff Bezos for Spaceship

The Pentagon's premiere research division wants to design an advanced spacecraft that engineers have tried and failed to build for years.


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Kenya: Richard Branson Blasts UK Over Travel Bans

British billionaire Richard Branson has criticised foreign governments especially from developing countries for being quick to issue travel advisories over terrorism threats.


Related Topix: Terrorism, Africa, World News

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Welsh airport on spaceport shortlist to become UK's Cape Canaveral

Space tourists could be blasting into orbit from one of eight sites, including one in Wales, named as possible locations for Britain's first spaceport in just four years' time.



A good example of a young entrepeneur

An 18-year-old Christchurch entrepreneur has ditched his plans of studying at university, including a $40,000 scholarship, to launch a website designed to inspire young New Zealanders.


Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Entrepreneur Magazine

Richard Branson on the Right Way to Multitask

Editor's Note: Entrepreneur Richard Branson regularly shares his business experience and advice with readers.


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