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Vatican launches proceedings against ex-ambassador in sex abuse case
Vatican launches proceedings against ex-ambassador in sex abuse case

The Vatican has put its former ambassador to the Dominican Republic under house arrest in the first case of its kind, following accusations he sexually abused children, a spokesman said Tuesday, insisting it was Pope Francis who had called for swift action.

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  • CHC had substantial control over Xtron payroll: ProsecutionCHC had substantial control over Xtron payroll: Prosecution
    Channel NewsAsia - 23/9/2014 3:20 PM

    SINGAPORE: City Harvest Church had a "substantial degree of control and influence" over the payroll and staff salaries of production company Xtron, said Chief Prosecutor Mavis Chionh on Tuesday (Sep 23), as she continued her cross-examination of the ...

  • Train fault causes 2-hour disruption on North-South LineTrain fault causes 2-hour disruption on North-South Line
    Channel NewsAsia - 23/9/2014 3:03 PM

    SINGAPORE: A train fault near Somerset Station at 9.06pm on Tuesday (Sep 23) affected north and south-bound train services on the North-South Line between Marina Bay and Newton stations for almost two hours.SMRT first announced at 9.06pm on Twitter t...

  • Vietnam can tap on Singapore’s experience as regional hub: ESM GohVietnam can tap on Singapore’s experience as regional hub: ESM Goh
    Channel NewsAsia - 23/9/2014 2:56 PM

    BAC NINH, Vietnam: Singapore’s Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong said that Vietnam could tap on Singapore's experience as a regional hub to reform and transform its banking and tourism sectors.He was speaking to Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen ...

  • Innovation, connectivity needed for SGX to hold its own: TharmanInnovation, connectivity needed for SGX to hold its own: Tharman
    Channel NewsAsia - 23/9/2014 2:33 PM

    SINGAPORE: Innovation and connectivity with other bourses are needed for the Singapore Exchange (SGX) to hold its own amidst competition, said Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, at the official unveiling of the refurbi...

  • S'pore has no confirmation of RTS terminus location in Johor Bahru: Transport Ministry
    Channel NewsAsia - 23/9/2014 2:05 PM

    SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Transport announced in a statement on Tuesday (Sep 23) that it is awaiting official confirmation from Malaysia on the location of the Rapid Transport System (RTS) in Johor Bahru before the next phase of the study can commen...

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  • Vatican launches proceedings against ex-ambassador in sex abuse caseVatican launches proceedings against ex-ambassador in sex abuse case
    Agence France-Presse - 23/9/2014 7:58 PM

    The Vatican has put its former ambassador to the Dominican Republic under house arrest in the first case of its kind, following accusations he sexually abused children, a spokesman said Tuesday, insisting it was Pope Francis who had called for swift action.

  • BNP Paribas chairman Baudouin Prot to resign: sourceBNP Paribas chairman Baudouin Prot to resign: source
    Agence France-Presse - 23/9/2014 7:47 PM

    The chairman of BNP Paribas plans to resign in the aftermath of the French bank's record $8.9 billion fine for violating US sanctions, a person familiar with the matter said Tuesday.

  • Rough ride in store for Ryder Cup teamsRough ride in store for Ryder Cup teams
    Agence France-Presse - 23/9/2014 6:48 PM

    European and US Ryder Cup players got acquainted with the PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles on Tuesday with both sides saying they were surprised how thick the rough was.

  • EU warns Russia not to use gas as weapon in Ukraine crisisEU warns Russia not to use gas as weapon in Ukraine crisis
    Agence France-Presse - 23/9/2014 6:38 PM

    The European Union warned energy giant Russia on Tuesday not to use gas supplies as a weapon in its standoff with Ukraine over the fate of its neighbour's separatist east.

  • Sun shines as first drugs case hits AsiadSun shines as first drugs case hits Asiad
    Agence France-Presse - 23/9/2014 6:22 PM

    Chinese swimming superstar Sun Yang stormed past his rivals to an emphatic 400 metres freestyle win on Tuesday as the Asian Games was rocked by its first positive drugs test.

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sci-tech

  • Microsoft to launch Xbox One in China in daysMicrosoft to launch Xbox One in China in days
    Agence France-Presse - 23/9/2014 6:24 PM

    US technology giant Microsoft will launch its Xbox One in China on September 29, becoming the first game console to enter the market in 14 years, it said Tuesday, in an apparent reversal of a delay announced just three days ago.

  • Google to face charges if it fails to improve settlement: EUGoogle to face charges if it fails to improve settlement: EU
    Agence France-Presse - 23/9/2014 6:21 PM

    US Internet giant Google will face formal charges if it fails to improve its proposals to the European Union to resolve anti-trust complaints over its search engine, EU Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia said Tuesday.

  • BlackBerry sets new phone launch in revival bidBlackBerry sets new phone launch in revival bid
    Agence France-Presse - 22/9/2014 10:37 PM

    BlackBerry is set to unveil its latest smartphone Wednesday, in a move aimed at reviving the fortunes of the struggling Canadian tech group.

  • FBI widens probe of naked celebrity photosFBI widens probe of naked celebrity photos
    Agence France-Presse - 22/9/2014 10:17 PM

    The FBI vowed to widen a probe into the massive hacking of naked celebrity photos if necessary, after new reported leaks including nude shots of Kim Kardashian.

  • China blocks 'privacy' search engine DuckDuckGoChina blocks 'privacy' search engine DuckDuckGo
    Agence France-Presse - 22/9/2014 7:08 PM

    China has begun blocking the privacy-protecting search engine DuckDuckGo, which avoids storing user data or tracking online activity, according to the company and security researchers.

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