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A coffee cup worth thousands of dollars,oooooooooo.

Ottawa — A discarded coffee cup found to be worth thousands of dollars in a fast-food chain contest has stirred up a storm in Canada as two girls fight over ownership of the prize-winning item. Read More

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Esha Deol opens a coffee shop in Dhaka

Hindi film actress Esha Dharmendra Deol flies from Mumbai to Dhaka on March 29 to open a coffee shop named Coffee World in the capital, reports UNB.
Esha, daughter of famous Hindi film idols Dharmendra and Hema Malini, will open the Coffee World at Banani on March 30.
Scholastica Group will set up two Coffee World shops at Banani and Dhanmondi on March 30. Read More

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Arabica prices down,but hope floats.

NEW YORK, Mar 13, 2006 
Arabica coffee futures slid Monday on the New York Board of Trade, but active roaster and industry buying pared a fund-driven selloff to 2 1/2-month lows.
Most-active May closed 170 points lower at $1.0590 a pound.
“Funds and locals sold and May broke the recent low at $1.0650,” a desk manager here said. “But there was excellent buying from U.S. Read More

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Coffee reduces risk of pancreatitis

LIVERPOOL, England, March 13 (UPI) — Scientists at the University of Liverpool say they have figured out how coffee reduces the risk of alcohol-induced pancreatitis.
Pancreatitis, which can cause severe abdominal pain, is often triggered by alcohol consumption which causes digestive enzymes to digest part of the pancreas, researchers said. Read More

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Tata Coffee issues rights

Mumbai, March 13: Tata Coffee Ltd today decided to issue on rights basis two equity shares of Rs 10 each for every five held by its existing shareholders. The price band for the rights shares has been fixed between Rs 220 and Rs 260 per share. The record date will be announced later. Read More

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Coffee really is a quick fix

By Sam Lister Daily Post Staff

AFTER one too many tipples the night before, a big pot of coffee is the hangover cure favoured by many.
But it seems craving a caffeine fix can actually help repair some of the damage caused by having too much to drink. Read More

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Govt gets notice our forest wealth fraud.

Now thats good. Big companies should respect deverakadu psychology in Kodagu.
Check out the news. Read More

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Tata jumps onto the Home Stay Bandwagon.

Now they have a home stay too.:) . They are a bit expensive. TravelCoorg.com offer’s more choices. Read More

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President A P J Abdul Kalam to visit Kodagu

Heard it somewhere on the internet. He is going to visit on April 7th . He will be the third president of India to visit Kodagu during their tenure. Read More

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Coorg Oranges granted GI Certification

Last time i had it,must have been years ago.Have heard a lot,that they are very sweet. Read More

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