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How quinoa is changing farmers’ lives in Peru

[ad_1] Image caption Mr Cisneros's plot has grown since he started selling quinoa Quinoa has become a popular food globally thanks to its healthy image. The boom has benefited farmers in Peru, but these gains are now under threat from growing international competition.Rodrigo Cisneros looks out at his fields of bright-yellow quinoa plants extending far over the rolling slopes of the Andes. Just five years ago, Mr Cisneros had a
Sport

Harry Kane relief as Tottenham star ends August goal drought | Football | Sport

[ad_1] But England’s stars were then told by Mauricio Pochettino they now need to win silverware with their club after failing with their country.The London club has suffered a difficult August with no signings in the transfer window and a delay in their return to White Hart Lane. And Premier League new boys Fulham threatened to add to their problems when Aleksandar Mitrovic equalised Lucas Moura’s first-half opener.But England’s World
Politics

Brexit latest news: 100 Tory MPs rebel against Prime Minister Theresa May’s EU exit plans | Politics | News

[ad_1] As the Government steps up its moves to sell the Prime Minister’s deal to Brussels this week, Brexiteers have demanded she instead study an alternative plan they say will deliver the Brexit that Britain voted for.MPs led by Jacob Rees-Mogg are drawing up the alternative proposal, to be published in the next fortnight, and one – who quit the Government last month – warned that there was “just one
Business

End of Greek bailouts offers little hope to young

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption More than eight years of brutal cuts led to anger at both Greek leaders and European lenders On Monday, Greece ends its third and final financial bailout programme, having received more than €300bn (£269bn; $342bn) over eight years.The government and its European lenders are keen to paint the end of the last bailout as a good thing, having avoided a "Grexit" in which
Sport

Man Utd CHAOS: Woodward ‘in dressing room, left typing message, didn’t wait for Mourinho’ | Football | Sport

[ad_1] United put in one of the worst performances in their recent history, conceding three to go in 3-1 down at the break at the Amex.Paul Pogba netted a late penalty to make the 3-2 scoreline respectable but it merely papered over the cracks of what could be a club in crisis.United failed to bring in their top transfer targets this summer, leaving them with a wafer-thin defence which was
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Tyson Fury confirms Deontay Wilder fight after easy Pianeta bout | Boxing | Sport

[ad_1] Manchester-born Fury will face the WBC heavyweight champion in November after he cruised to a points win over Francesco Pianeta at a rain-soaked Windsor Park.There were no handbags in the ring after the heavyweight pair had clashed after the weigh-in on Friday.But Fury launched a foul-mouthed attack on the reigning world champion, which delighted the crowd that had grown restless during his easy 10-round win over Pianeta.He told Wilder: