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Blue is the dominant colour on the Facebook website because founder Mark Zuckerberg is red-green colour blind. New Yorker, 20th September 2010

In Britain, 36,000 individuals together own 50 per cent of rural land. Country Life, 16th November 2010

In Singapore, 80 per cent of people live in public housing. Flats in public apartment buildings are apportioned to mirror the country’s ethnic mix: 77 per cent Chinese, 14 per cent Malay and 8 per cent Indian. Boston Globe, 27th October 2010

Ashley Cole is the only England player to have been on the pitch for every minute of the nation’s…

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