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Australia deports cocaine addict surgeon after prostitute deaths
Australia deports cocaine addict surgeon after prostitute deaths

A Sydney neurosurgeon jailed after two prostitutes died following cocaine-fuelled sex sessions at his home has been deported to his native Malaysia, authorities said Thursday.

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singapore

  • 80-year-old murder suspect remanded for psychiatric assessment80-year-old murder suspect remanded for psychiatric assessment
    TODAY via Channelnewsasia.com - 28/8/2014 1:45 AM

    SINGAPORE : One of the oldest homicide suspects in the Republic, who allegedly murdered his daughter-in-law last week, will be remanded for psychiatric assessment.Char Chin Fah, 80, is alleged to have caused the death of 54-year-old Ong Guat Leng on ...

  • I made S$6.2m fixing matches: Wilson RajI made S$6.2m fixing matches: Wilson Raj
    Channel NewsAsia - 27/8/2014 11:50 PM

    SINGAPORE: About US$10 million (S$12.5 million) passed through his hands from between 80 and 100 matches fixed worldwide. That is the latest claim from Singapore’s most notorious match-fixer, Wilson Raj Perumal, who gave United States broadcaster CNN...

  • Horace Grant to headline NBA 3X in SingaporeHorace Grant to headline NBA 3X in Singapore
    Channel NewsAsia - 27/8/2014 4:08 PM

    SINGAPORE: Those with hoop dreams, consider your wishes 'Grant-ed'. Four-time NBA champion Horace Grant will be in Singapore next month, as NBA 3X returns on Sep 26 - 28. The event, now into its second year, will take place at the Singapore Sports Hu...

  • Kong told Sun Ho's album producers to plan 'as if the sky's the limit': ProsecutorsKong told Sun Ho's album producers to plan 'as if the sky's the limit': Prosecutors
    Channel NewsAsia - 27/8/2014 3:48 PM

    SINGAPORE: In the ongoing City Harvest Church trial, the prosecution charged that founder Kong Hee and his deputies controlled when to draw down Xtron bonds, and how these funds would be used. It said the bonds were simply a sham mechanism to tap on ...

  • Trio arrested for fiery loanshark harassmentTrio arrested for fiery loanshark harassment
    Channel NewsAsia - 27/8/2014 2:49 PM

    SINGAPORE: Police have arrested two men and a woman, aged between 21 and 36, for loanshark harrassment. They were tipped off to the case involving fire at Blk 11 Toa Payoh Lorong 8 a fortnight ago on Aug 13. Channel NewsAsia understands two shoe rack...

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world

  • Sharapova reaches US Open third round, American men in new lowSharapova reaches US Open third round, American men in new low
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 11:23 PM

    Maria Sharapova booked her US Open third-round berth with a gritty three-set victory over Alexandra Dulgheru as US men produced an historic low in their home Grand Slam.

  • Sharapova rallies to reach US Open third roundSharapova rallies to reach US Open third round
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 11:23 PM

    French Open champion Maria Sharapova produced a gritty, three-set victory over Alexandra Dulgheru on Wednesday to reach the third round of the US Open.

  • Sharapova into US Open third roundSharapova into US Open third round
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 11:23 PM

    Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova survived 46 unforced errors Wednesday to beat Alexandra Dulgheru and reach the US Open third round.

  • Qantas slumps to record loss of US$2.65 billionQantas slumps to record loss of US$2.65 billion
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 11:04 PM

    Australian flag carrier Qantas on Thursday posted a record annual net loss of Aus$2.84 billion (US$2.65 billion), but chief executive Alan Joyce insisted clearer skies lie ahead after aggressively cutting costs.

  • Qantas posts record annual loss of US$2.65 billionQantas posts record annual loss of US$2.65 billion
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 11:04 PM

    Struggling Australian flag carrier Qantas on Thursday posted a huge annual net loss of Aus$2.84 billion (US$2.65 billion), but chief executive Alan Joyce insisted better days lie ahead.

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sci-tech

  • Apple to unveil 'iWatch' on September 9: reportApple to unveil 'iWatch' on September 9: report
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 10:11 PM

    Apple will unveil an "iWatch" in September with the maker of the iPhone finally embarking on its much-rumored foray into wearable computing, technology news website Re/code said Wednesday.

  • US judge rejects Apple bid to ban Samsung smartphonesUS judge rejects Apple bid to ban Samsung smartphones
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 9:54 PM

    A judge on Wednesday rejected a bid by Apple to ban US sales of rival Samsung smartphones targeted in a recent $2 billion patent trial in Silicon Valley.

  • Alibaba earnings leap on cusp of stock market debutAlibaba earnings leap on cusp of stock market debut
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 9:15 PM

    Just weeks ahead of its expected debut on the New York Stock Exchange, Chinese Internet colossus Alibaba reported that its quarterly profit nearly tripled on surging revenue.

  • Maker of $33 smartphone hails 'new era' for IndiaMaker of $33 smartphone hails 'new era' for India
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 12:40 PM

    The maker of a new $33 smartphone billed as India's cheapest said Wednesday it aims to sell half a million in the next three months in what it called a "new era" for the market.

  • Snapchat valued at $10 bln: reportsSnapchat valued at $10 bln: reports
    Agence France-Presse - 26/8/2014 11:08 PM

    US media on Tuesday reported that Snapchat was valued at $10 billion based on funding pumped into the startup by a powerhouse Silicon Valley venture capital firm.

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weird

  • Tourists revel in goo at Spain tomato-squishing fiestaTourists revel in goo at Spain tomato-squishing fiesta
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 2:37 PM

    Half-naked revellers pelted each other with tomatoes and bathed in red goo on Wednesday in Spain's Tomatina, a fiesta that draws thousands each year for "the world's biggest food fight".

  • Turks claim record for 'world's largest Ataturk portrait'Turks claim record for 'world's largest Ataturk portrait'
    Agence France-Presse - 26/8/2014 8:11 PM

    Thousands of people on Tuesday came together in Ankara to form the world's largest portrait of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder of the modern Turkish republic who remains its number one national hero. 

  • Gaza war spawns Middle East take on Ice Bucket ChallengeGaza war spawns Middle East take on Ice Bucket Challenge
    Agence France-Presse - 26/8/2014 1:48 PM

    The war in Gaza has sparked several new takes on the Ice Bucket Challenge with Palestinians dumping buckets of rubble over their heads and an Israeli dousing himself with manure.

  • Elk traps himself in German office buildingElk traps himself in German office building
    Agence France-Presse - 25/8/2014 9:25 PM

    A confused young elk wandered into an office building in the German city of Dresden on Monday, where he waited several hours "largely calmly" to be rescued, police said.

  • Russian tourist arrested for scaling Brooklyn BridgeRussian tourist arrested for scaling Brooklyn Bridge
    Agence France-Presse - 25/8/2014 6:03 PM

    A Russian tourist has been arrested and charged after scaling New York's iconic Brooklyn Bridge to take pictures with his cell phone, authorities said Monday.

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business

  • Qantas slumps to record loss of US$2.65 billion
    Agence France-Presse - 28/8/2014 12:31 AM

    Struggling Australian flag carrier Qantas on Thursday posted a huge annual net loss of Aus$2.84 billion (US$2.65 billion), but chief executive Alan Joyce insisted clearer skies lie ahead.

  • Qantas posts record annual loss of US$2.65 billion
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 11:19 PM

    Struggling Australian flag carrier Qantas on Thursday posted a huge annual net loss of Aus$2.84 billion (US$2.65 billion), but chief executive Alan Joyce insisted better days lie ahead.

  • Qantas posts record annual net loss of US$2.65 billion
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 10:56 PM

    Australian flag carrier Qantas on Thursday posted a worse-than-expected annual net loss of Aus$2.84 billion (US$2.65 billion), but chief executive Alan Joyce insisted better days were ahead.

  • Russian hackers attacked JPMorgan: reports
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 8:55 PM

    Hackers believed to be from Russia broke into the computer systems of JPMorgan Chase and a second US bank earlier this month, sparking a federal investigation, US media reported Wednesday.

  • Alibaba earnings leap on cusp of stock market debut
    Agence France-Presse - 27/8/2014 8:41 PM

    Just weeks ahead of its expected debut on the New York Stock Exchange, Chinese Internet colossus Alibaba reported that its quarterly profit nearly tripled on surging revenue.

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