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New Bond film gives ancient Italian town £10m boost

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By Andy Hayes, news reporter An ancient Italian town is set to receive a £10m boost after James Bond’s vintage Aston Martin screeched around its narrow alleys for the next 007 movie. Matera, which was first settled in the 10th millennium BC, hosted Bond’s trademark silver DB5 as it took tight corners and careered down Read More

Yum Brands earnings beat on Taco bell, KFC boost

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FILE PHOTO: Delivery motorbikes line up in front of a Pizza Hut restaurant in Nice, France, June 5, 2018. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/File Photo (Reuters) – Yum Brands Inc (YUM.N) beat Wall Street expectations for quarterly profit and sales on Thursday, as the restaurant chain operator benefited from better-than-expected growth at KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. Read More

’40 dead’ in missile attack on Yemen military parade

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By Aubrey Allegretti, news reporter At least 40 people have reportedly been killed and dozens wounded in a missile attack and co-ordinated suicide bombings in Yemen. A health official said the missile targeted a military parade in Aden, the temporary seat of the UN-recognised government, killing several commanders. Among them, said security sources speaking to Read More

More than 60 dead as Boko Haram extremists target funeral

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More than 60 people were killed as they left a funeral in an attack by suspected Boko Haram extremists in Nigeria. The attack on civilians is the deadliest in the region so far this year. Eleven other people were wounded during the midday attack in Budu near Maiduguri on Saturday, according to Muhammad Bulama, council Read More