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London university bans beef in climate action

Students at London's Goldsmiths will no longer be munching on canteen staples such as burgers and chilli after the prestigious university announced it would...

British beverage giant Diageo to market Cuban rum

Diageo signed a joint venture deal with state-run Cuba Ron on Monday to market Santiago de Cuba Rum, in defiance of US efforts to...

Eating less meat could slow down global warming 

Not everyone needs to become a vegetarian, much less vegan, to keep the planet from overheating, but it would surely make things easier if...

Scientists produce radioactivity-free Chernobyl vodka

A team of British scientists has helped produce a radioactivity-free vodka called "ATOMIK" from crops near the site of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster,...

Artificial ‘tongue’ can distinguish between whiskies

Scientists revealed Tuesday they have come up with an artificial "tongue" which can distinguish subtle differences between whiskies. Experts at the University of Glasgow have...

Trappist monks join blessed company with brotherly brew

A faint waft of malt drifts over the walls of the tranquil Mount St. Bernard Abbey in central England as brewmaster monks are hard...

Diet could help cancer treatment: study

Diet is already a key part of managing diseases like diabetes and hypertension, but new research adds to a growing body of evidence that...

Sophie, the robot that whips up Singapore noodles

A Singaporean engineering company has built a robot that can serve up a piping hot bowl of laksa, one of the city-state's most well-known...

Just Eat, Takeaway.com seek to deliver combo deal

Britain's Just Eat and Takeaway.com of the Netherlands unveiled Monday a plan to join forces to create a heavyweight in the rapidly-growing food delivery...

France urges Trump: ‘Don’t mix digital taxes and wine tariffs’

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Saturday that the country would proceed with taxing revenues of big technology firms and urged the...