• Football: Man City run aground, Palace rock Everton

    Liverpool's position atop the Premier League table was strengthened on Wednesday when title rivals Manchester City were held to a 2-2 draw at home to bottom club Sunderland.

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    • Toyota Camry gets a top-to-bottom makeover

      Shaken by the advances of newer, sportier rivals, the Toyota Camry is trying to shed its vanilla reputation. The redesigned 2015 Camry, unveiled Wednesday at the New York International Auto Show, is longer ...

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      • ‘Huge’ Hindu, Buddhist statues against Islam, ex-judge says

        KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — The “huge” statues at a Hindu temple in Batu Caves and Buddhist temple in Penang are an affront to Islam as the religion forbids idolatry, a retired Court of Appeals judge...

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        • Singapore's Clermont Residence ranked 8th most lavish apartment in the world

          Ready to splurge US$47m on a penthouse? The cachet of owning the finest property in the centre of town is irresistible to the  world’s billionaires, who are increasingly looking for the ultra-luxurious ...

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          • Philippine leader apologises over 'world's worst airport'

            Philippine President Benigno Aquino publicly apologised on Wednesday for failures in air conditioning at Manila airport, already named by an online travel guide as the world's worst. The fresh debacle at Terminal 1, used by foreign airlines, came as millions of Filipinos begin travelling for the…

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            • Armed robber was never told to report to prison

              ST. LOUIS (AP) — After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came.

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              • StarHub 4G users to be charged from June as promo ends

                Are you on the 4G or LTE mobile data network under StarHub? If so, you’ll have to start paying for the service.

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                • All-new 2015 Toyota Camry becomes an edgier appliance

                  Toyota finds itself in a tricky situation. Those that enjoy cars as more than a simple means of transportation think of the Camry as a bland spongecake gone stale. And yet it's been the best-selling vehicle in the entire industry for the past 12 years, with a car rolling off the production line…

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                  • North Korean embassy complains to UK after salon mocks leader's hair

                    North Korea failed to see the joke when a London hair salon used a picture of its leader Kim Jong Un to try to attract more customers and has written to Britain's Foreign Office asking it to stop what it calls a "provocation". A hair salon in west London put up a giant poster of the North Korean…

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                    • Robben inspires Bayern to Cup final against Dortmund

                      Dutch winger Arjen Robben was the inspiration as Bayern Munich crushed second division Kaiserslautern 5-1 on Wednesday to set up a mouth-watering German Cup final against Borussia Dortmund. Bayern, who face Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals next week, stayed on course for an…

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                      • If filed, plane lawsuits might not get heard in US

                        Since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing, some lawyers have claimed they can get several millions of dollars in damages for each lost passenger by taking the cases to the United States. But past ...

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                          • Breakfast Are For Losers

                            These track stars run like the wind, but eat just like us… almost.

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                            • Raymond Wong said child actress did not faint

                              The actor clarified rumours about child actress Celine Yeung supposedly fainting while filming a shower scene

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                              • Watch Live: Scientists Explore a Mysterious Deep-Sea World

                                This month, you can fly along the Gulf of Mexico seafloor and explore a strange ecosystem fueled by chemicals instead of sunlight, all from your computer. The journey to the deep sea comes courtesy of a remotely operated vehicle and camera sled that will send back live video to the Okeanos…

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                                • Teething troubles for Chinese tourists in Thailand

                                  CHIANG MAI, Thailand (AP) — The bucolic, once laid-back campus of one of Thailand's top universities is under a security clampdown. Not against a terrorist threat, but against Chinese tourists.

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                                  • Chinese gold demand may rise 20% by 2017: industry body

                                    China's annual demand for gold could jump around 20 percent by 2017 as more of its increasingly wealthy population seek new ways to make money, the World Gold Council predicted on Tuesday. The forecast by the WGC comes after China became the world's largest gold-consuming nation in 2013, overtaking…

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                                    • Anwar slams Khalid’s weak handling of Allah bible row

                                      PETALING JAYA, April 16 — Selangor Mentri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim should have taken a tougher stance and intervened in the bible seizure row to ensure a fairer outcome for Muslims and...

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                                      • The World's 9 Most Affordable Places to Retire

                                        All things considered, Nha Trang, Vietnam, has one of the lowest costs of living of any city in Southeast Asia or the world.

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                                        • 'Fast 7' Recruits Paul Walker's Brothers to Finish Late Actor's Scenes

                                          "Fast & Furious 7" filmmakers announced today on Facebook that Paul Walker's brothers are on the film set to help finish out some of the late actor's action scenes. Production was halted when Walker died in a fiery car crash last Nov. and resumed just a few weeks ago.

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