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Anglican leader praises persecuted Christians in Easter sermon
Anglican leader praises persecuted Christians in Easter sermon

Justin Welby, the leader of the world's Anglicans, was to praise the resilience of persecuted Christian minorities around the world in his Easter sermon on Sunday.

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

  • Five things England must do in futureFive things England must do in future
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 1:26 AM

    England have appointed a new head coach in Peter Moores, but that in a sense was the easy part for the England and Wales Cricket Board as they look to get the team back on an even keel after a 5-0 Ashes hammering in Australia.

  • Anglican leader praises persecuted Christians in Easter sermonAnglican leader praises persecuted Christians in Easter sermon
    Agence France-Presse - 20/4/2014 1:01 AM

    Justin Welby, the leader of the world's Anglicans, was to praise the resilience of persecuted Christian minorities around the world in his Easter sermon on Sunday.

  • First bodies pulled from submerged Korean ferryFirst bodies pulled from submerged Korean ferry
    Agence France-Presse - 19/4/2014 11:52 PM

    Divers retrieved more than a dozen bodies on Sunday from the submerged South Korean ferry that capsized four days ago with hundreds of children on board, opening a grim new chapter in the search and recovery process.

  • Ten more bodies recovered from sunken Korean ferry: coastguardcoastguard
    Agence France-Presse - 19/4/2014 11:52 PM

    Divers on Sunday recovered 10 more bodies from the submerged South Korean ferry that capsized four days ago with hundreds of children on board, the coastguard said.

  • Ten more bodies recovered from sunken Korean ferry: coastguardcoastguard
    Agence France-Presse - 19/4/2014 11:52 PM

    Divers on Sunday recovered 10 more bodies from the submerged South Korean ferry that capsized four days ago with hundreds of children on board, the coastguard said.

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sci-tech

  • 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.

  • Satellite telecom vulnerable to hackersSatellite telecom vulnerable to hackers
    Agence France-Presse - 17/4/2014 8:13 PM

    Security flaws in many satellite telecommunications systems leave them open to hackers, raising potential risks for aviation, shipping, military and other sectors, security researchers said Thursday.

  • Facebook rolls out 'nearby friends' featureFacebook rolls out 'nearby friends' feature
    Agence France-Presse - 17/4/2014 6:39 PM

    Facebook on Thursday began rolling out a feature allowing users of its mobile app to use smartphone location to discover friends near them.

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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 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.

  • Tunisian president slashes salary by two-thirds
    Agence France-Presse - 18/4/2014 12:40 PM

    Tunisia's President Moncef Marzouki announced on Friday his decision to voluntarily take a two-thirds pay cut as the government grapples with a financial situation it has described as "critical."

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