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The fashion models struggling with a life of debt

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Hundreds of models travel to the major fashion weeks in the hope of work As fashion weeks follow hot on each other's heels in New York, London, Milan and Paris, hundreds of models are travelling to the four fashion capitals in the hope of getting work.But many will go…
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Forget love: This is how to find your perfect partner

Image copyright Getty Images What's the best way to find the husband or wife of your dreams?Think what society tells us about finding the perfect life partner: it's all about love; follow your instincts; it's down to fate.Now consider what would happen if you followed similar advice in your job, or even trying to run…
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Hotels train staff to spot human trafficking

Image copyright Getty Images The front line for preventing human trafficking might not be at airports, international borders or in police raids.It might be at the hotel check-in desk.An international hotel chain has completed a two-year project to train half a million staff with the aim of spotting potential victims of trafficking.Marriott's workforce, in almost…
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Valentine's Day: Japan falling out of love with 'obligation chocolates'

Image copyright Getty Images Around the world, people use chocolate treats to express sweet nothings on Valentine's Day.But in Japan, it's a little more complicated. On Valentine's Day, only women give chocolate, and not just to their partners, but to their male colleagues too.Critics say the practice sucks all the fun out of Valentine's Day…
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Crackdown on young celebs in gambling ads

Image copyright ASA Image caption Ads like this should be more heavily restricted in future, say watchdogs Rules around gambling ads, which include a ban on the use of young celebrities and sports stars, will become stricter, especially online.From 1 April, gambling operators will also have to ensure that the majority of the audience of…
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Trade war: Trump could let China trade deadline 'slide'

Image copyright Getty Images US President Donald Trump has said he could extend the 1 March deadline to reach a trade deal with China if they are making good progress.Chinese and US officials will hold high-level talks this week aimed at halting their damaging trade war. US officials previously said 1 March was a hard…