• Moyes ignored advice & underestimated magnitude of Manchester United, says Meulensteen

    The Dutchman believes the Scot's immediate changes "backfired" and likened the 51-year-old's task at Old Trafford to moving from 'a yacht to a cruise liner'

    GOAL.com45 mins ago
    • I rode the Electric Kickscooter from Choa Chu Kang to Holland Village. Here’s what I found.

      Alternative urban mobility is a quickly growing market, and there’s a good reason why it’s still growing. According to the Asian Development Bank (ADB), about 120,000 people are added to Asia’s urban population — every single day. As our cities experience inward migration of people from all over…

      Vulcan Post
      • First lady gets resume from girl with jobless dad

        Michelle Obama's annual question-and-answer session with the children of Executive Office employees took a serious turn Thursday when a 10-year-old girl in the front row told the first lady that her dad ...

        Associated Press
        • 'Tortured' Indonesian maid listed on Time's top 100

          Time magazine has named an Indonesian maid allegedly tortured by her Hong Kong employer as one of the world's 100 most influential people, putting the spotlight on the city's treatment of its migrant workers. Erwiana Sulistyaningsih, 23, reportedly suffered months of abuse in a case which has…

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          • Here's a clue of how big home price drop is going to be

            According to PropNex, prices in the CCR are expected to fall by another 2 to 3 percent in the next 3 quarters this year, with an estimated 4 to 5 percent decline in 4Q14 y-o-y due to the higher absolute quantum and larger unit sizes compared to homes in the other regions. For OCR, PropNex expects…

            Singapore Business Review
            • Malaysia vows MH370 transparency as families vent anger

              Malaysia's premier pledged to release a report on flight MH370's disappearance as passengers' families protested Friday outside the country's embassy in Beijing, venting anger at the agonising information ...

              AFP25 mins ago
              • Obama 'ate only half' the sushi course

                Barack Obama may have enthused publicly about the sushi he was served at an exclusive Michelin-starred restaurant, but he stopped eating half way through the meal, reports said Thursday. Pictures showed the US president being served sake by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the counter of the…

                AFP News
                • I tendered my resignation without securing the next job. Here’s why I don’t mind.

                  I have committed a taboo – I have tendered my resignation without securing the next job. The reactions to the announcement were varied but they all pretty much hint at a deep sense of disapproval. “Why did you do that?” It was as if I had renounced my faith. “What are you going to do from now on?”…

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                  • Boy and girl on Korean ferry drowned with life jackets tied together

                    By James Pearson and Meeyoung Cho SEOUL (Reuters) - A boy and girl trapped in a sinking South Korean ferry with hundreds of other high school students tied their life jacket cords together, a diver who recovered their bodies said, presumably so they wouldn't float apart. Captain Lee Joon-seok, 69,…

                    • Widow sues after insurance declines cancer cover after husband gets cancer

                      GEORGE TOWN, April 25 ― A widow is suing an insurance firm here for RM2 million after it declined to pay out on her husband’s policy against cancer when he was diagnosed with the disease six months...

                      The Malay Mail Online
                      • Asian shares mostly lower, eyes on Ukraine crisis

                        Asian markets were mostly lower on Friday, with another upbeat lead from Wall Street overshadowed by concerns about the Ukraine crisis. The euro maintained its momentum after a pick-up on Thursday fuelled ...

                        AFP21 mins ago
                        • Did you know? In the Philippines, People Pay More for Slower Internet

                          Southeast Asia is a very interesting region. It is home to the world’s selfiest cities, most expensive city to live in, and even the most instagrammed building in the world. It is also home to countries with the fastest and slowest Internet connectivity. In a recent study by ASEAN DNA on Internet…

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                          • Jet Li jokes about embezzlement accusations

                            The action star jokingly asks for advice on how to split embezzled money

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                            • Messi contract situation 'shocking', fumes Laporta

                              The club's ex-president is stunned the Catalans have not tied the four-time Ballon d'Or winner down to a new deal, and says Neymar has been a victim of the board's mismanagement

                              • [Video] ‘Obsessed’ Releases Uncut 19+ Trailer with Song Seung Hun and Lim Ji Yeon

                                Starring Song Seung Hun and Lim Ji Yeon, Obsessed released a new trailer ...

                                CJ E&M enewsWorld
                                • Looming supply to add more pressure on HDB resale prices

                                  According to PropNex, over the next three years, 80,000 new BTO flats will be completed and keys handed over to buyers. And according to Minister Khaw, 18,000 households in the next 3 years will be moving to a BTO flat, thus they are required to sell off their existing flat within the 6 months.…

                                  Singapore Business Review
                                  • [Health Tip] Get Skinny Legs with Delicious, Low-Calories Rice Porridge

                                     [by Shin Na Young / translated by Chloe Yun] There are three idol stars especially recognized for Barbie doll legs: Soo Young of Girls’ Generation, HyunA of 4minute, and Kang Min Gyung of Davichi.  Girls’ Generation’s Soo Young’s slim, curvy body stands out among the nine beautiful members. Kang…

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                                    • miss A’s Suzy Makes Donation to Ferry Victims

                                      It turns out that miss A′s Suzy donated 50 million won to the families ...

                                      CJ E&M enewsWorld
                                      • The Secret of Celebrities’ Flawless Skin

                                        In order to have flawless skin, you have to pay more attention to facial wash up and skin care. Many stars place their skin toner, mist and booster inside a bathroom so that they could immediately apply them as soon as they finish their facial wash up.

                                        bnt news25 mins ago
                                        • Scientists want to breed fish to be better biters

                                          In a lifetime of fishing for winter steelhead on Oregon's Alsea River, Stan Steele has seen it get harder and harder to hook into hatchery-bred fish. Instead, he has found he is more likely to hook the wild variety, whose numbers have declined.

                                          Associated Press34 mins ago