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The strangest Christmas customs from around the world
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The strangest Christmas customs from around the world

From defecating logs to KFC-fuelled feasts, Christmas inspires a host of eccentric and colourful rituals
16 Dec 2020
Halal meat: what is it and why is it so controversial?
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Halal meat: what is it and why is it so controversial?

Islamic ritual slaughter has been attacked as cruel, but Muslim authorities say the method is humane
16 Apr 2019
Mongolia closes KFCs amid food poisoning fears
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Mongolia closes KFCs amid food poisoning fears

Hundreds fall sick following suspected hygiene breaches
19 Feb 2019
Met Police reveal most annoying 999 calls
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Met Police reveal most annoying 999 calls

Scotland Yard took 21,733 nuisance calls in 2018, including about a whistling bus driver and a lack of fried chicken
20 Dec 2018
Cockroach found in Dunstable woman's KFC burrito
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Cockroach found in Dunstable woman's KFC burrito

Fast food chain apologises for unwanted guest in Zinger wrap
7 Sep 2018
Police to KFC customers: stop calling about chicken shortage
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Police to KFC customers: stop calling about chicken shortage

US fast food executives fly in for crisis talks about delivery delays
21 Feb 2018
Two women hospitalised after eight-hour argument
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Two women hospitalised after eight-hour argument

One of the women was said to be 'foaming at the mouth' - and other tall tales
23 Aug 2016

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BUSINESS: McDonald's moves into Vietnam
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BUSINESS: McDonald's moves into Vietnam

38 years after the Americans were kicked out of South Vietnam, McDonald's is ready for business
16 Jul 2013
APPLE: Tech giant apologises to Chinese
A Chinese woman listens to her iPhone outside an Apple reseller store in Beijing on April 2, 2013. Apple chief executive Tim Cook has apologised to Chinese consumers after the US technology g
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APPLE: Tech giant apologises to Chinese

Company apologises after being accused of 'Western superiority' and greed by state-run media
2 Apr 2013
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