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April 19, 2018 8:21 PM Sainsbury's DROP Classic Coke from its £3 meal deal blaming price rises caused by the sugar tax

Supermarket giant Sainsbury's has angered customers by ditching Classic Coke from its £3 meal deals, blaming price rises in the wake of the new sugar tax. It has dropped 500-mililitre bottles of the cola from the lunchtime promotion, altering shoppers with shelf stickers. Supermarket bosses said 500ml bottles of Diet Coke and Coke Zero Sugar would still 5

April 9, 2018 8:36 PM SEC accuses 2 Texas companies with running Ponzi scheme

Federal regulators accuse two Texas companies and their leaders of defrauding elderly investors in a Ponzi scheme. The Securities and Exchange Commission said Monday that it accused Clifton E. Stanley, 66, of Galveston, Texas; The Lifepay Group; Michael E. Watts, 62, of Sugar Land, Texas; and SMDRE LLC with violating securities-registration and antifraud

April 7, 2018 8:55 AM Boss demands team ‘get granular’ but won’t explain what it means

THE DIRECTOR of a mid-level marketing firm has demanded his team ‘get granular’ but won’t explain what that means. Roy Hobbs, the 26-year-old grandson of the firm’s founder, said: “In order to increase revenue, we need to get granular with clients. Very granular. “Granularity will now be factored into your performance reviews. So you should be constantly 6

April 6, 2018 8:00 PM Love Island's Olivia Attwood kicked out of The Source Bar Maidstone

Love Island star Olivia Attwood was thrown out of a nightclub after she hopped up on the bar and began drinking Strongbow cider out of the tap. The reality TV personality, 26, put on the exuberant display at The Source Bar in Maidstone, Kent, at 2.20 am on Thursday. CCTV caught her draped across the bar drinking cider straight from the tap before a security 9

April 6, 2018 9:59 AM Millions of Britons fiddling their sugar tax

The government is facing an epidemic of sugar appreciators concealing their intake, whether in the form of sweets, fizzy drinks or simply eating spoonfuls straight from the bag. Office worker Nikki Hollis said: “I may have appeared to be eating an enormous Danish pastry earlier but I was just holding it for a friend. I often do that, hold cakes for people 8

April 5, 2018 6:32 AM 'Sin taxes' can help to curb chronic disease: How levies on soft drinks, snacks, alcohol and tobacco are more likely to change the behaviour of poorer consumers

So-called 'sin taxes' on soft drinks, alcohol and tobacco, could be a powerful tool for combating rising rates of chronic disease worldwide, researchers claim. A global study found taxes on soft drinks, snacks, alcohol and tobacco are more likely to change the lifestyle behaviour of vulnerable poorer consumers. At the same time, most of the tax revenues 7

March 31, 2018 11:17 AM Alan Sugar deletes Corbyn Hitler tweet after backlash

Alan Sugar has deleted a tweet depicting Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn in a car alongside Adolf Hitler, following calls for him to "disown" it. Shadow chancellor John McDonnell had appealed to the businessman to delete it and "bring people together". It carried the caption: "When you're pictured at Nuremberg and claim you thought you were going to a car rally" 19

March 15, 2018 4:58 PM Chemical in sugar may cause diabetes by derailing metabolism, study finds

Diabetes could be caused by a chemical in sugar - turning the condition on its head, according to new research. If true, scientists say high blood glucose levels would be an affect - rather than the cause - of the disease. Experiments on flies found found large amounts of the metabolite MG (methylglyoxal) led to the typical diabetic disturbances of the metabolism 11

March 10, 2018 7:00 AM Hotel Chocolat open at McArthurGlen, York

CHOCOHOLICS can now head to York’s designer outlet for their Hotel Chocolat fix. The chocolate retailer has opened a new store at McArthurGlen retail park this week, ahead of Easter. The company is one of only a handful of chocolatiers to grow its own cocoa, with all products made according to the company mantra: More Cocoa, Less Sugar. House white chocolate 9

March 5, 2018 10:12 AM Jamie Oliver Slams 'Middle-Class Logic' On Obese Kids From Poor Backgrounds

'When you get trapped in the disadvantaged cycle, the concept of middle-class logic doesn’t work.' Speaking at the launch of a report on tackling obesity compiled by the Guy’s and St Thomas’ charity, Oliver said that if you can only afford to buy junk food, you will only eat junk food. And if that food is discounted or on offer, then that’s what people 13