• Australia floats prisoner swap to save Indonesia pair

    Australia on Thursday suggested a prisoner swap with Indonesia in an 11th hour bid to save two drug smugglers facing execution, while voicing "deep concern" about Jakarta's international reputation if they are killed. Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the ringleaders of the so-called "Bali Nine"…

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    • Real Madrid f****d up with Zidane - Cruyff

      Zizou was banned from coaching the club's Castilla team but saw the decision overturned and the Dutchman believes the embarrassing incident should never have happened

      • A murderer and rapist's views reflect those of many in India

        NEW DELHI (AP) — When a condemned killer said the woman he and others brutally gang-raped on a New Delhi bus was responsible for what had happened to her, his comments were shocking in their callousness and lack of remorse. But the underlying view has wide acceptance in India.

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        • Is Falcao finished at Manchester United?

          The Colombian striker was left on the bench for the 1-0 win over Newcastle and as he continues to struggle to find his feet in England, are his days at Old Trafford numbered?

          • How much sugar is in that? 7 foods with added sugar

            NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials say people should eat less sugar. But that's easier said than done.

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            • Chinese box office tops U.S. for the first time

              The Chinese New Year led to a box office collection in China that is higher than in the United States for the first time ever

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              • US ambassador to SKorea slashed on face and wrist in attack

                SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was slashed on the face and wrist by a man wielding a weapon with a 10-inch blade and screaming that the rival Koreas should be unified, South Korean police said Thursday.

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                • Sunken Japanese WWII Battleship Located in the Philippines

                  More than 70 years after it sank during World War II, the legendary Japanese battleship Musashi has been discovered off the coast of the Philippines. Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has been leading an expedition to find the Musashi — one of the biggest battleships ever built — aboard…

                  • MH370 families trapped in 'black hole' one year later

                    A. Amirtham, a retired Malaysian clinic worker, suffers fainting spells and a lack of sleep and appetite over the disappearance of her only son Puspanathan. Li Jiuying is tormented by the loss of her big brother Li Guohai and the burden of lying to their elderly mother that he was not on the…

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                    • Singapore's transport costs almost three times costlier than New York's: EIU

                      Singapore is the world’s priciest city for second year in a row. The complex Certificate of Entitlement system is the main culprit behind Singapore’s high cost of living, the Economist Intelligence Unit revealed today. The city-state has again been named as the world’s costliest city by the…

                      Singapore Business Review
                      • How To Get The Modern Singapore Living Room for Under $1,000

                        Not only is this living room look going to cost you less than $1000, but these ideas from Art Loft also provide you with a way to support Asian contemporary artists. Art Loft is an online platform that helps to curate interesting artworks while promoting them and their creators to a larger…

                        • New Malaysia Airlines CEO a "battle hardened" veteran

                          When the owners of embattled Malaysia Airlines went looking for a new CEO to lead its restructuring, they chose a German turnaround specialist known as "The Terminator" to take on what's been ...

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                          • 5 cars getting attention at the Geneva auto show

                            Volkswagen's functional Passat family car may have taken top honors as car of the year at the annual Geneva motor show, but there is no doubt what visitors come to see at this glitzy gathering: high-end ...

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                            • Father says no proof his son is 'Jihadi John'

                              The father of "Jihadi John" said in an interview published Wednesday that there was no proof that his son was the Islamic State executioner, adding there were a number of "false rumours" circulating. "There is nothing that proves what is being circulated in the media, especially through video clips…

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                              • Nobel Peace Prize chairman demoted, first time in 114-year history

                                The committee that awards the Nobel Peace Prize demoted its chairman on Tuesday, for the first time in the 114-year history of the award after his right-wing opponents won a majority on the prestigious panel. Thorbjoern Jagland, a former Norwegian prime minister of the Labour Party who has chaired…

                                • Khloé K trainer: She works hard

                                  Khloé Kardashian doesn’t have a secret to her incredible new trim physique; instead she “works hard” when it comes to her gym sessions, according to trainer Gunnar Peterson.

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                                  • Truck crew says carsickness led to $4.8M heist of gold bars

                                    WILSON, N.C. (AP) — The crew of a truck carrying a load of gold bars had just pulled off the interstate in North Carolina when, the two men told police, a seemingly ordinary episode of carsickness turned into a multimillion-dollar heist.

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                                    • Van Gaal on spitting controversy: I can't imagine Evans doing that

                                      The Red Devils boss says he did not see the incident but has backed the defender after he clashed with Newcastle striker Papiss Cisse at St James' Park