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Sudan Christian woman spared death sentence arrives in Rome
Sudan Christian woman spared death sentence arrives in Rome

A Sudanese Christian woman who was sentenced to death for renouncing Islam, then acquitted after intense international pressure on Khartoum, arrived on Thursday in Rome with her family en route to the United States.

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  • The revised IPPT format: What you need to knowThe revised IPPT format: What you need to know
    Channel NewsAsia - 24/7/2014 10:00 AM

    SINGAPORE: On Wednesday (July 23), Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen announced on Facebook that the Individual Physical Proficiency Test (IPPT) will be revised to three stations from the current five. This was followed by a media briefing in which Chief of...

  • Extended SMRT bus and train services on eve of Hari Raya PuasaExtended SMRT bus and train services on eve of Hari Raya Puasa
    Channel NewsAsia - 24/7/2014 7:43 AM

    SINGAPORE: SMRT will be extending the operating hours of its train and bus services on the eve of Hari Raya Puasa on Sunday (July 27), the transport operator announced on Thursday.Train services on the North-South and East-West Lines will be extended...

  • Special needs students get shopping - and increase their employabilitySpecial needs students get shopping - and increase their employability
    Channel NewsAsia - 24/7/2014 7:19 AM

    SINGAPORE: More than 40 intellectually-disabled students from Fernvale Gardens School got a chance to do some light shopping on Thursday (July 24), as prospective employers also learnt about the hiring potential of the disabled.Started by the Enablin...

  • Singapore Medical Council to tighten disciplinary framework, processesSingapore Medical Council to tighten disciplinary framework, processes
    Channel NewsAsia - 24/7/2014 7:01 AM

    SINGAPORE: The Singapore Medical Council (SMC) on Thursday (July 24) said it broadly agrees with the recommendations made by the Review Committee for Disciplinary Processes to strengthen the disciplinary framework for the local medical industry - and...

  • More students to qualify for Honours Programme: NUSMore students to qualify for Honours Programme: NUS
    Channel NewsAsia - 24/7/2014 4:11 AM

    SINGAPORE: The National University of Singapore (NUS) on Thursday (July 24) announced more students will qualify for its Honours Programme from the academic year starting August.The local university said the new cohort of students will need only to m...

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world

  • ECB blackmailed after contact data stolen by hackersECB blackmailed after contact data stolen by hackers
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 10:31 AM

    The European Central Bank has received a blackmail letter after its public website was hacked and contact data stolen, the bank said on Thursday. 

  • Sudan Christian woman spared death sentence arrives in RomeSudan Christian woman spared death sentence arrives in Rome
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 9:38 AM

    A Sudanese Christian woman who was sentenced to death for renouncing Islam, then acquitted after intense international pressure on Khartoum, arrived on Thursday in Rome with her family en route to the United States.

  • Spain's unemployment falls to 24-month lowSpain's unemployment falls to 24-month low
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 9:26 AM

    The unemployment rate in Spain fell sharply in the second quarter slipping beneath 25.0-percent, official data showed on Thursday in a further sign that the country is pulling away from deep economic crisis.

  • Mo Farah pulls out of Commonwealth GamesMo Farah pulls out of Commonwealth Games
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 9:24 AM

    Glasgow's Commonwealth Games were handed a heavy body blow early on Thursday's opening day with the news that athletics legend Mo Farah had pulled out due to injury.

  • Air Algerie loses contact with plane over west AfricaAir Algerie loses contact with plane over west Africa
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 9:21 AM

    Air Algerie said Thursday it lost contact with one of its passenger aircraft nearly an hour after takeoff from Burkina Faso bound for Algiers.

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sci-tech

  • Facebook profit story pushes shares to new highFacebook profit story pushes shares to new high
    Agence France-Presse - 23/7/2014 8:25 PM

    Facebook shares soared to a new high on word that the social network's quarterly profit and user numbers jumped as it thrives in a world gone mobile.

  • Facebook shares profit growth storyFacebook shares profit growth story
    Agence France-Presse - 23/7/2014 8:25 PM

    Facebook on Wednesday reported that is quarterly profit more than doubled amid big gains in ad revenues and a jump in users.

  • Six charged in global e-ticket hacking schemeSix charged in global e-ticket hacking scheme
    Agence France-Presse - 23/7/2014 7:56 PM

    Criminal charges were filed Wednesday against six people in what authorities said was a global cyber-crime ring that created fraudulent e-tickets for major concerts and sporting events.

  • Google offers big prize for small power boxGoogle offers big prize for small power box
    Agence France-Presse - 23/7/2014 7:32 PM

    Google is offering a million-dollar prize for a breakthrough that would make solar or wind generated electricity more enticing for everyday uses.

  • Android grabs more tablet market shareAndroid grabs more tablet market share
    Agence France-Presse - 23/7/2014 7:25 PM

    Global sales of tablet computers edged higher in the second quarter, in the slowest growth since 2009, research firm Strategy Analytics said Wednesday.

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weird

  • Sniffing out a partner at a London pheromone partySniffing out a partner at a London pheromone party
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 4:06 AM

    In a bar in trendy east London, dozens of people mill about, sniffing from plastic bags. But there are no drugs inside -- just slightly smelly T-shirts.

  • 'Weird Al' Yankovic tops charts with parody album'Weird Al' Yankovic tops charts with parody album
    Agence France-Presse - 23/7/2014 8:33 PM

    US comedian-singer "Weird Al" Yankovic has scored a career-first number one album following a viral video campaign parodying two of the biggest hits of the past year.

  • Romanian city opens plastic bottle bridge in litter protestRomanian city opens plastic bottle bridge in litter protest
    Agence France-Presse - 23/7/2014 8:23 PM

    Timisoara in western Romania on Wednesday inaugurated a 23-metre (75 feet) bridge made of more than 157,000 collected plastic bottles to warn against the devastating effects of litter.

  • Scottish police stop Sri Lankan motorway cyclistsScottish police stop Sri Lankan motorway cyclists
    Agence France-Presse - 23/7/2014 3:18 PM

    Police on Wednesday pulled over four cyclists from Sri Lanka's Commonwealth Games team after spotting them riding on one of Scotland's busiest motorways, the M74.

  • China censors squash giant inflatable toad reportsChina censors squash giant inflatable toad reports
    Agence France-Presse - 23/7/2014 5:09 AM

    Chinese reports about a giant inflatable toad have been deleted from the Internet after social media users compared the puffed-up animal to a former Communist Party chief.

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business

  • Air Algerie loses contact with plane over west Africa
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 10:05 AM

    Air Algerie said it lost contact with one of its passenger aircraft nearly an hour after takeoff from Burkina Faso on Thursday bound for Algiers.

  • Ousted Espirito Santo bank head arrested: judicial source
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 9:56 AM

    Ricardo Salgado, recently forced to quit as head of stricken Portuguese bank Banco Espirito Santo, was arrested on Thursday in connection with money laundering, press agency Lusa reported citing a judicial source.

  • Danske Bank raises profit outlook as income rises
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 9:34 AM

    Denmark's biggest bank, Danske Bank, on Thursday raised its full-year net profit guidance citing rising income as it posted its strongest quarterly result since the country's housing market collapsed in 2008.

  • More than 2.2 billion people 'poor or near-poor': UN report
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 9:29 AM

    More than 2.2 billion people are "poor or near-poor", with financial crises, natural disasters, soaring food prices and violent conflicts threatening to exacerbate the problem, a United Nations report said Thursday.

  • Air Algerie loses contact with plane over Africa
    Agence France-Presse - 24/7/2014 9:07 AM

    Air Algerie said it lost contact with one of its aircraft nearly an hour after takeoff from Burkina Faso on Thursday bound for Algiers.

news radio stations
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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.

  • Capital 958Capital 958


    95.8FM城市频道的前身是"第三广播网"。上个世纪30年代末,新加坡就有中文广播,一路走来经过不少政治,社会局势的改变,中文广播在本地一直扮演举足轻重的角色。

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