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Poland bans junk food in schools

Polish lawmakers are literally changing the face of a nation, banning junk food in schools in an effort to reduce the increasing rates of child obesity. Starting next school year, children won’t find chips, soda or burgers anywhere near their schools.

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China’s first ‘moon & back’ mission blasts off

Beijing has launched the third phase of its lunar exploration program – an experimental spacecraft is set to fly around the moon and back, ahead of China’s first unmanned landing on the lunar surface in 2017.

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Poland bans junk food in schools

Polish lawmakers are literally changing the face of a nation, banning junk food in schools in an effort to reduce the increasing rates of child obesity. Starting next school year, children won’t find chips, soda or burgers anywhere near their schools.

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Sanctions ruin global trade, undermine WTO rules - Putin

The global economy is being undermined by sanctions, and the West is essentially sawing the branch it is sitting on, Russian President Vladimir Putin said . Sanctions undermine the norms of the WTO and shatters the liberal model of globalization.

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Russia accuses Sweden of escalating tension in Baltic Sea

The Russian Defense Ministry believes the “new phase” of the large-scale military operation in the Baltic, which the Swedish military announced on Thursday, will only lead to undermining stability and escalate tension in the region.

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China launches new World Bank rival

Beijing has launched the $100 billion Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). Australia, Indonesia and South Korea were absent from the ceremony as Washington is concerned about the new challenge to the World Bank and Asian Development Bank.

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Tesco's Meltdown Shines A Light On Board Evaluation

Tesco plc, Britain's biggest retailer, is claiming its place in the 'how not to do it' business case studies. Its behaviour has also placed a big question mark on the reality of board evaluation in the FTSE 350. The recent accounting scandal - which first emerged at 7am on September 22nd [...]

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