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World's most and least 'safe' airlines revealed

Airlineratings.com was developed by Geoffrey Thomas, an Australian aviation author, and is the result of two years of “painstaking” work by a team of researchers.<p>It has assessed 425 airlines around the world, ranking them using a star rating system. One-star airlines, it claims, are the least …

Solving Problems With Your Partner and 4 More Business Tips From the Week

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>A roundup of the best tips of the week from Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>One of the most rewarding but also most challenging relationships in business must surely be the one between partners in a startup. Because so much is riding on this …

Entrepreneurship

5 Lessons for Strong Business Partnerships

The adage that two brains are better than one may explain why a lot of entrepreneurs and small business owners, including me, create partnerships. However, it’s not just those brains that should work well together. Partners’ personalities need to get along too.<p>As a serial entrepreneur who’s …

8 Myths About Great Salespeople

Everything you think you know about great salespeople is probably wrong.<p>Many businessfolk have odd ideas about salespeople, especially those who are the best at what they do. The antidote to these misconceptions is scientific research, according Chally Chairman Howard Stevens (he and I wrote a book …

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Industry, fires and poachers shrink Sumatran tigers' last stronghold

Karman Lubis's body was found near where he had been working on a Sumatran rubber plantation. His head was found several days later a mile away and …

‘Two and a Half Men’ Adds Female Character to Replace Angus T. Jones

<i>Two and a Half Men</i> will introduce a new female character to replace Angus T. Jones’ Jake Harper following the completion of the show’s 10th season, …

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Groundfloor unveils 'Lending Club for real-estate' so you can get richer, faster (exclusive)

Groundfloor wants to take power away from banks and put it in the hands of the people.<p>The startup is building a peer-to-peer platform that gives regular people opportunities to invest in real estate projects. It is emerging out of stealth mode today and opening up to private beta.<p>Founder Brian …

Daft Punk And Michael Jackson Are A Magical Combo

"Get Lucky" x "Billie Jean" = brilliant.<p>The internet loves its Daft Punk edits. There's an Animal Crossing remix of K.K. Slider singing Get Lucky, a creepy music video parody with some dude with three heads, and a bootleg audition version of the hit single as well. Then there's "Chickens Tonight" …

A confident Woods isn't looking past the Memorial

<b>By Dave Shedloski</b><p>DUBLIN, Ohio -- Tiger Woods put the world of golf as he sees it -- and perhaps as it should be seen -- into perspective Wednesday afternoon at Muirfield Village Golf Club.<p>Five-time winner of the Memorial Tournament, including last year when he surged to victory in the final round …

Be a frugal traveller, not a cheapskate

Have you and a platonic friend ever tried to convince a hostel owner to let you share a single bed? Have you ever walked more than 20 minutes out of your way to save a few pennies on bottled water? Have you ever stubbornly hitchhiked for hours instead of paying US$2.50 in bus fare, or bragged about …

Personal Finance

Top 10 cheap eats in Singapore

Eating out is everyone's favourite pastime in Singapore – one subject that enthusiastically unites the country's diverse population of Chinese, …

5 Great Ways to Travel for Free!

One of the greatest benefits of world travel is getting to see how different people around the world live their lives. This article gives you some of …

Honeymoon Resort Spotlight: Pashan Garh Lodge - India

Set in north-central India, Panna National Park is home to diverse wildlife including leopards, antelope and 200 species of birds, but most people …

New Wandertours ~ South India and Vietnam & Cambodia

Missed the news? We recently announced a couple of new tours for 2014!<p>The South India Women-only Cultural Tour begins in Chennai and continues …