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Just an idea - Tesco will it end in Serfdom or China?

I have been thinking about Tesco!

A few years ago I was having a conversation with a friend on mine about the incredible growth of Tesco and how well they had done. 329 more words

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Year 2004. Wandering around Beijing while there during a professional assignment. I visited the Great Wall in Badaling area in 2004 and on the way back I asked the driver, assigned by the company, to take me back not by highways but from countryside roads because I wanted to see the real China. 160 more words

China

Rajasthan Administration And National Media quiet on Banjara community of Dungari Basti being looted

Kabir Sharma, Hillele Bureau

On 15 September 2014, a day before the Rajasthan poll results were announced, about a thousand Banjaras from 6 districts of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh came together to demand justice for the victimized Banjara community of Dungari Basti at a protest organized by the Banjara Sangharsh Samiti at the Collector’s office in Bhilwada. 1,742 more words

The Feminist

A unit of measurement

The hide was originally, in early Anglo-Saxon England (around the 7th century), an amount of land sufficient to support a family or household.

Later it became a notional unit of assessment, which served to quantify the contribution to public liabilities to be made by the owners or inhabitants of an area of land.

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