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Young royals turn DJs in Queen's Australian namesake
Young royals turn DJs in Queen's Australian namesake

Prince William on Wednesday visited the South Australian town named after his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II, where he and wife Kate met disadvantaged youngsters and tried their hands at DJ-ing.

singapore

  • State Courts launch motor accident guideState Courts launch motor accident guide
    Channel NewsAsia - 23/4/2014 6:11 AM

    SINGAPORE: The State Courts have produced a motor accident guide so the public and parties involved can have easy reference on the relevant issues.The guide was launched in view of the increase in the total motor vehicle population and the number of ...

  • Girlfriend abuser gets 12 months’ jailGirlfriend abuser gets 12 months’ jail
    Channel NewsAsia - 23/4/2014 6:05 AM

    SINGAPORE: An overly-suspicious man was on Wednesday sentenced to 12 months' jail for abusing his two former girlfriends.Delivery driver Mohamad Affindi Mohd Ali, 37, had repeatedly slapped, punched and kicked his 26-year-old ex-girlfriend in Novembe...

  • 1 in 2 S'poreans to have at least 3 healthy living options by 20201 in 2 S'poreans to have at least 3 healthy living options by 2020
    Channel NewsAsia - 23/4/2014 5:33 AM

    SINGAPORE: By 2020, one in two Singaporeans will have access to at least three healthier options, which include facilities to encourage physical activities, healthier dining choices and health promotion services.About one million employees will work ...

  • Singapore’s March CPI up 1.2% on higher food, healthcare costsSingapore’s March CPI up 1.2% on higher food, healthcare costs
    Channel NewsAsia - 23/4/2014 5:10 AM

    SINGAPORE: Singapore's consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.2 per cent in March from a year ago as higher food and healthcare costs offset a drop in transport cost, the Department of Statistics said on Wednesday.The rise in last month's CPI was slightly...

  • Singapore to beef up nuclear technology expertiseSingapore to beef up nuclear technology expertise
    Channel NewsAsia - 23/4/2014 4:31 AM

    SINGAPORE: Singapore is beefing up its nuclear technology expertise with a newly-announced programme.The 10-year Nuclear Safety Research and Education Programme was announced on Wednesday by the National Research Foundation (NRF).For a start, S$63 mi...

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world

  • Bomb kills police general in Cairo
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 7:45 AM

    An Egyptian police brigadier general was killed Wednesday by a bomb placed under a police car in Cairo, security officials said.

  • Young royals turn DJs in Queen's Australian namesakeYoung royals turn DJs in Queen's Australian namesake
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 7:28 AM

    Prince William on Wednesday visited the South Australian town named after his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II, where he and wife Kate met disadvantaged youngsters and tried their hands at DJ-ing.

  • Mourners flock to funeral of Myanmar pro-democracy heroMourners flock to funeral of Myanmar pro-democracy hero
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 6:40 AM

    Hundreds of mourners gathered Wednesday to mark the funeral of Win Tin, a former journalist and giant of Myanmar's pro-democracy movement, in an outpouring of grief for one of the country's best loved champions of freedom.

  • With awards, Bollywood shows growing imprint in USWith awards, Bollywood shows growing imprint in US
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 5:48 AM

    Bollywood this week throws its premier awards event for the first time in the United States, which has quietly become the leading overseas market for India's prolific film industry.

  • China manufacturing improves slightly in AprilChina manufacturing improves slightly in April
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 3:42 AM

    Chinese manufacturing activity improved slightly in April as domestic demand showed "mild improvement", HSBC said on Wednesday, but it warned the world's second-largest economy was still showing signs of weakness.

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sci-tech

  • Brazil passes trailblazing Internet privacy lawBrazil passes trailblazing Internet privacy law
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 2:55 AM

    Brazil's Congress on Tuesday passed comprehensive legislation on Internet privacy in what some have likened to a web-user's bill of rights, after stunning revelations its own president was targeted by US cyber-snooping.

  • Pentagon scientists show off life-size robotPentagon scientists show off life-size robot
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 2:23 AM

    US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel got a first-hand look at a life-size robot that resembles Hollywood's "Terminator," the latest experiment by the Pentagon's hi-tech researchers.

  • New York police Twitter campaign backfires badlyNew York police Twitter campaign backfires badly
    Agence France-Presse - 22/4/2014 11:51 PM

    New York police Tuesday were eating extra helpings of humble pie after asking people to post images of themselves and NYPD officers on Twitter -- only to face a deluge of pictures of alleged police brutality.

  • Cyber risks can cause disruption on scale of 2008 crisisCyber risks can cause disruption on scale of 2008 crisis
    Agence France-Presse - 22/4/2014 7:00 PM

    Organisations must dramatically improve their response to cyber risks to avoid a new global shock on the scale of the financial crisis that rocked the world in 2008, a study showed Tuesday.

  • Top US court wrestles with TV, copyright and 'cloud'Top US court wrestles with TV, copyright and 'cloud'
    Agence France-Presse - 22/4/2014 6:34 PM

    A startup that threatens to shake up the television industry with mini antennas for Internet viewing and recording was the object of heated debate Tuesday at the US Supreme Court.

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weird

  • Powdered alcohol for US market hits label snagPowdered alcohol for US market hits label snag
    Agence France-Presse - 22/4/2014 7:27 PM

    A powder that would give new meaning to mixed drinks may take time to hit the US market, the company said Tuesday after regulators found a labeling problem.

  • Powdered alcohol poised to hit US storesPowdered alcohol poised to hit US stores
    Agence France-Presse - 21/4/2014 9:03 PM

    Just add water and stir. A US company says its new powdered alcohol product has been approved by US regulators and is poised to hit stores in the coming months.

  • Japan's digital eyes show your emotions for youJapan's digital eyes show your emotions for you
    Agence France-Presse - 21/4/2014 6:22 PM

    Can't be bothered to show anyone what you're thinking? Then a Japanese scientist has the answer -- a pair of digital eyes that can express delight and anger, or even feign boredom.

  • US Capitol superheroes fail to break world recordUS Capitol superheroes fail to break world record
    Agence France-Presse - 18/4/2014 9:52 PM

    They may have super-human powers and the nerve to don spandex, but a dozen Supermen and a number of Captain Americas failed to break a world record Friday outside the US Capitol.

  • Going nuts? Turkey looks to pistachios to heat new eco-cityGoing nuts? Turkey looks to pistachios to heat new eco-city
    Agence France-Presse - 18/4/2014 9:06 PM

    Pistachios are already a key ingredient in Turkish baklava, but the country may now have found a new way to exploit the nuts known as "green gold" -- by using their shells to heat a new eco-city.

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business

  • Australia boosts air power with $11.6bn purchase of 58 F-35s
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 4:18 AM

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced Wednesday the purchase of 58 more F-35 Joint Strike Fighters costing Aus$12.4 billion ($11.6 billion) in a major defence upgrade to maintain Australia's regional edge.

  • Australia says cost not a concern in MH370 search
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 2:22 AM

    Australia said Wednesday cost was not a concern in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, after the mini-sub plumbing the depths of the Indian Ocean for wreckage ended its ninth mission empty-handed.

  • Pirates kidnap three on Singapore tanker off Malaysia
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 2:11 AM

    Armed pirates boarded a Singapore-managed oil tanker in the Strait of Malacca, kidnapping three Indonesian crew and stealing some of the vessel's shipment of diesel fuel, the International Maritime Bureau said Wednesday.

  • Pirates kidnap three on Japanese tanker off Malaysia: report
    Agence France-Presse - 23/4/2014 12:56 AM

    Armed pirates boarded a Japanese oil tanker in the Strait of Malacca, kidnapping three Indonesian crew and stealing some of the vessel's shipment of diesel fuel, Malaysian media said Wednesday.

  • Australia to buy 58 US F-35s for $11.6bn
    Agence France-Presse - 22/4/2014 11:17 PM

    Australia will purchase 58 more F-35 Joint Strike Fighters at a cost of Aus$12.4 billion ($11.6 billion, the government said.

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