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Monthly Archives: January 2013

Breitling and Rolex watches seized in Cotswolds

Written on January 26, 2013 at 2:31 pm, by

A hoard of Breitling and Rolex watches suspected to have stolen in a house burglary were seized by Gloucestershire Police during a raid on a domestic property in the Cotswolds. Police have arrested a 60-year-old man from Kemble on suspicion of handling stolen goods. He has since been bailed until April 5. As well as […]

Funniest Rolex watch story ever

Written on January 21, 2013 at 2:29 pm, by

After his win at last weekend’s 24 Hours of Daytona in the GX class, Dr. Jim Norman went to his jeweler with this brand new Rolex winning watch. As per Jim’s own words: “Today I take my new Rolex to the jeweler right down the street from my house in Tampa to get a link […]

Online shopping a foodie heaven

Written on January 15, 2013 at 12:34 pm, by

WHEN it comes to online shopping, fashion might rule the roost but foodies are increasingly heading online and, with just a few clicks, having the cuisine of their choice delivered to their doorstep. See your ad here This week GT takes a look at a few of the boutique producers in the Hunter Valley selling […]

Austin pediatrician watches Biggest Loser closely

Written on January 11, 2013 at 12:35 pm, by

Austin (KXAN) – About one-third of Austin children are considered overweight or obese, and in some parts of town, the number is more like two-thirds. The national epidemic is now the focus of NBC’s The Biggest Loser , and it has pediatricians talking. An Austin pediatrician wants parents and children to talk about it, so […]

Expect rapid rise in online shopping to peak, expert says

Written on January 8, 2013 at 12:30 pm, by

Shoppers spent more money online than ever during the holiday season, but the trend toward huge gains won’t last forever. That’s the forecast of Sucharita Mulpuru, vice president of Forrester Research, which Sunday released its 2013 State of Retailing Online survey at the National Retail Federation’s convention. “Online retail is the pawn that is now […]

Out Of India, A Social Network For Creative Expression

Written on January 3, 2013 at 12:28 pm, by

“Every human being is born with an inherent desire to create,” says the Indian film director Shekhar Kapur. With that in mind, Kapur, who directed Elizabeth: The Golden Age among other films, teamed up with Indian musician A. R. Rahman (best known in the West for his Academy Award-winning work on Slumdog Millionaire) to cofound […]