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Philippines' oldest artworks in danger of disappearing
Philippines' oldest artworks in danger of disappearing

On a small rock wall a short drive from the Philippine capital, enigmatic carvings that are believed to date back 5,000 years are in danger of disappearing before their mysteries can be solved.

singapore

  • Sultan of Brunei to make State Visit from 21 to 23 AprilSultan of Brunei to make State Visit from 21 to 23 April
    Channel NewsAsia - 19/4/2014 10:01 PM

    SINGAPORE: Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei will make a State Visit to Singapore from 21 to 23 April 2014, during which both countries are expected to reaffirm their warm and longstanding bilateral ties.Both sides will review existing bilateral coll...

  • Missing S'porean ferry passenger foundMissing S'porean ferry passenger found
    Channel NewsAsia - 19/4/2014 4:10 PM

    SINGAPORE: A Singaporean who went missing while travelling on a ferry from Malaysia to Singapore has been found.In a statement late Saturday night, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) said she had been rescued by a fishing vessel and i...

  • CPC Politburo member in S'pore for official visitCPC Politburo member in S'pore for official visit
    Channel NewsAsia - 19/4/2014 3:43 PM

    SINGAPORE: Member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Hu Chunhua will visit Singapore from 20-22 April.Mr Hu, who is also the secretary of the party's Guangdong Provincial Committee, will be in Singapore at...

  • Football: Liverpool fans in S’pore head to Anfield to catch showdown with NewcastleFootball: Liverpool fans in S’pore head to Anfield to catch showdown with Newcastle
    Channel NewsAsia - 19/4/2014 3:26 PM

    SINGAPORE: Some Liverpool fans in Singapore are getting off the couch and taking their allegiance a step further.With the club on the brink of winning its first league title in 24 years, diehard Reds are planning to make a trip to the English city in...

  • Nicoll Highway tragedy "wake-up call" for construction industryNicoll Highway tragedy "wake-up call" for construction industry
    Channel NewsAsia - 19/4/2014 3:22 PM

    SINGAPORE: The Nicoll Highway collapse 10 years ago was described as a "wake-up call" for the construction industry by then-Minister of State for National Development Grace Fu.Since then, new rules have been introduced to tighten processes.The incide...

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world

  • Europe's mergers and acquisitions market heats upEurope's mergers and acquisitions market heats up
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 5:28 AM

    Europe's mergers and acquisitions market is rebounding after years in the doldrums, as improving market sentiment is prompting companies to spend cash built up during the financial crisis.

  • Wenger defiant ahead of Hull Cup final 'warm-up'Wenger defiant ahead of Hull Cup final 'warm-up'
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 4:34 AM

    Arsene Wenger insists his Arsenal side have made progress this season despite once again facing a battle to hold on to a top four spot. 

  • Gilbert aiming for hat-trick at Amstel GoldGilbert aiming for hat-trick at Amstel Gold
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 4:33 AM

    Former world champion Philippe Gilbert will set off in Sunday's Amstel Gold Race as one of the hot favourites for victory.

  • China auto show opens amid environmental, growth concernsChina auto show opens amid environmental, growth concerns
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 3:18 AM

    Leading automakers are gathering in Beijing on Sunday for the kickoff of China's biggest car show, but lackluster growth and environmental restrictions in the world's largest car market have thrown uncertainty into the mix.

  • Nintendo's trailblazing Game Boy marks 25th anniversaryNintendo's trailblazing Game Boy marks 25th anniversary
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 3:06 AM

    Nintendo's trailblazing Game Boy marks its 25th anniversary on Monday with the portable device's legacy living on in cutting-edge smartphone games and among legions of nostalgic fans.

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sci-tech

  • Nintendo's trailblazing Game Boy marks 25th anniversaryNintendo's trailblazing Game Boy marks 25th anniversary
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 3:06 AM

    Nintendo's trailblazing Game Boy marks its 25th anniversary on Monday with the portable device's legacy living on in cutting-edge smartphone games and among legions of nostalgic fans.

  • Researchers use Twitter to predict crimeResearchers use Twitter to predict crime
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 2:13 AM

    Hidden in the Twittersphere are nuggets of information that could prove useful to crime fighters -- even before a crime has been committed.

  • Ex-Apple chief plans mobile phone for IndiaEx-Apple chief plans mobile phone for India
    Agence France-Presse - 19/4/2014 1:01 PM

    Former Apple chief executive John Sculley, whose marketing skills helped bring the personal computer to desktops worldwide, says he plans to launch a mobile phone in India to exploit its still largely untapped smartphone market.

  • Android gains in US, basic phones almost extinctAndroid gains in US, basic phones almost extinct
    Agence France-Presse - 18/4/2014 8:07 PM

    The Google Android platform grabbed the majority of mobile phones in the US market in early 2014, as consumers all but abandoned non-smartphone handsets, a survey showed Friday.

  • LinkedIn membership hits 300 millionLinkedIn membership hits 300 million
    Agence France-Presse - 18/4/2014 6:02 PM

    The career-focused social network LinkedIn announced Friday it has 300 million members, with more than half the total outside the United States.

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weird

  • 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.

  • Polish man says he crossed Atlantic by kayakPolish man says he crossed Atlantic by kayak
    Agence France-Presse - 18/4/2014 6:34 PM

    A 67-year-old Polish retiree has claimed he kayaked solo across the Atlantic, taking six months to make the ocean crossing from Portugal to Florida.

  • Guatemalan Catholics set sawdust carpet recordGuatemalan Catholics set sawdust carpet record
    Agence France-Presse - 17/4/2014 11:23 PM

    Thousands of Guatemalan Catholics broke their own Guinness record for the world's longest sawdust carpet Thursday with a multi-colored masterpiece stretching down the main avenue of the capital's historic center.

  • Ex-Russian Alaska 'too cold' to annex, Putin jokesEx-Russian Alaska 'too cold' to annex, Putin jokes
    Agence France-Presse - 17/4/2014 1:42 PM

    In a patriotic fervour, Russians are asking President Vladimir Putin to bring back the US state of Alaska, sold off to the United States in Tsarist times. Putin's answer? It's too cold. 

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business

  • New Zealand says yes to Nigella despite US exclusion
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 2:01 AM

    New Zealand officials have granted a special visa to British celebrity chef Nigella Lawson, who has admitted cocaine use, in an apparent confirmation she has been blocked from entering the United States, according to a report Sunday.

  • New Zealand says yes to Nigella dispite US exclusion
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 1:28 AM

    New Zealand officials have granted a special visa to British celebrity chef Nigella Lawson, who has admitted cocaine use, in an apparent confirmation she has been blocked from entering the United States, according to a report Sunday.

  • MH370 search at 'critical juncture': Malaysia
    Agence France-Presse - 19/4/2014 7:19 AM

    The search for missing flight MH370 is at a "critical juncture", Malaysia's transport minister said Saturday, two days after Australia's premier said a submersible device had one week to find wreckage from the plane in the Indian Ocean.

  • Italian lender backs 5 bn-euro share sale
    Agence France-Presse - 18/4/2014 1:53 PM

    Italian bank Monte dei Paschi di Siena gave the go-ahead on Friday to a 5.0 billion euro equity raising that will boost its capital and allow it to repay a government bailout this year.

  • Italian lender backs 5 bn-euro capital increase
    Agence France-Presse - 18/4/2014 1:51 PM

    Italian bank Monte dei Paschi di Siena gave the go-ahead on Friday to a 5.0 billion euro equity raising that will boost its capital and allow it to repay a government bailout this year.

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    938LIVE is Singapore's only English news and talk station which transmits round the clock with an engaging and enticing spread of programmes on current affairs, health, business and lifestyle as well as news every half hour until midnight.

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