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Friday 30 July 2004
Friday 09 July 2004
Wednesday 07 July 2004
Diageo, the world's largest spirits group, has unveiled details of a new South African joint venture with Heineken, the leading premium beer group.
Saturday 12 June 2004
Europe's last winner of a major golf title is in crisis a week before the US Open. Paul Lawrie's second-round score of 76 yesterday left him on 149, a distant 14 shots behind England's Miles Tunnicliff in the Diageo Championship.
Thursday 10 June 2004
Scott Drummond sets out at Gleneagles today to show he can handle his new-found celebrity status.
Tuesday 25 May 2004
The sale of Diageo's 22 per cent stake in General Mills, the maker of Cheerios cereal, Pillsbury dough and Yoplait yoghurt, is back on, according to the latest signals to the City.
Wednesday 19 May 2004
Business at Diageo is not going as well as you may think. That was the message from Merrill Lynch to its clients yesterday after a meeting with the drinks giant's management. And it did no favours for Diageo's shares price, which dropped 17p to 737p on the news.
Saturday 21 February 2004
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Friday 05 December 2003
Thursday 27 November 2003
Thursday 13 November 2003
Sunday 09 November 2003
Friday 05 September 2003
Monday 23 June 2003
Ukip says babies born to immigrants in the UK should be classed as migrants – which would include Nigel Farage’s own children
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
Bollywood actress Veena Malik sentenced to 26 years in jail for blasphemy after appearing in mock TV wedding scene
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