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Grocery Tycoon Kishore Biyani’s Battle To Keep Amazon, Blackstone-Backed Future Group Afloat

Grocery Tycoon Kishore Biyani

Kishore Biyani bet big on India’s consumption story by piling on debt backed by shares of his companies Highlights Future Consumer stock hit a more than five-year low on Friday Shares in one of biggest listed Future Group firms are down 65% this year Future Group runs India’s second-largest retail …

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Lionel Messi and money are keeping rudderless Barcelona afloat | Jonathan Wilson | Football

Barcelona were dumped out of the Copa del Rey by Athletic Bilbao, compounding a miserable week.

L ast Tuesday, as Lionel Messi lashed out at the club’s sporting director, Eric Abidal, the crisis at Barcelona became official. But this is a story about far more than clashing egos and mismanagement at the Camp Nou. It is a parable of modern football, of the problem with genius …

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