• Camilla's brother dies in NY of head injury

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Prince of Wales and his wife, Camilla, are "utterly devastated" by the death of her brother, who fell outside a hotel bar and suffered a head injury.

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    • Quan Yifeng fined and banned from driving

      The Singapore-based TV personality was fined SGD 800 and banned from driving for three months after knocking down a pedestrian last year

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      • Body found of boy who made first call from Korea ferry: report

        The body of a high school student who made the first distress call from a sinking South Korean ferry was recovered from the submerged vessel on Thursday, news reports said. The student, identified by his surname Choi, had called the emergency 119 number at 8:52am on Wednesday last week, three…

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        • 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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          • Waste oil collector struggles after STOMP posts, receives help from kind souls

            After being photographed at work in Jurong pooling used oil near coffee shops, 50-year-old Valerie Sim has been struggling to keep her family afloat. Web portals STOMP and The Real Singapore published pictures of her in February, triggering a witch hunt for others like her and comments from readers…

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            • Jodie Foster marries girlfriend

              Jodie Foster has reportedly tied the knot with Alexandra Hedison, who she has been dating for less than a year.

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              • Bye Bye, Arp Geok Pao?

                Not many know this old Canto classic and it’s the end of the road for the folks behind it here…

                • Obama: US would defend Japan in islands dispute

                  TOKYO (AP) — Showing solidarity with Japan, President Barack Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. would be obligated to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over a set of disputed islands, but urged all sides to resolve the long-running dispute peacefully.

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                  • Body of Korean boy who raised ferry alarm believed found

                    By James Pearson and Kahyun Yang SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean boy whose shaking voice first raised the alarm that an overloaded ferry with hundreds of children on board was sinking has been found drowned in the submerged wreckage of the vessel, his parents believe, the coastguard said on…

                    Reuters23 mins ago
                    • Missing jet: Unidentified material washes ashore, being checked

                      Perth, April 23 (IANS) The search for the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 that went missing last month took a new twist Wednesday with reports of some unidentified material washing ashore on the southwestern coast of Australia. "Western Australia Police have attended a report of material washed…

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                      • Indonesian general says his flashy watch is a fake

                        JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's military commander said critics who called him out for wearing an especially luxurious watch should be quiet because the timepiece is actually a cheap Chinese fake.

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                        • 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.

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                          • Decimated South Korean School Reopens After Ferry Disaster

                            When Danwon High School reopened on Thursday, it was without the second grade. Of 325 students, who went on last week's ill-fated school trip only 75 returned. They will remain on leave, their future uncertain....

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                            • Moyes, Scolari, Ferrara and football's most disastrous reigns

                              Following the sacking of the Manchester United manager on Tuesday, Goal recalls a number of other coaches who flopped at big clubs

                              • 3 in 10 redundant workers failed to get re-employed

                                According to a release by the Ministry of Manpower, about 3 in 10 employees, or 32%, made redundant in the first three quarters of 2013 failed to get re-employed by December of the same year. Meanwhile, two-thirds (66%) of residents made redundant in the first three quarters of 2013 re-entered…

                                Singapore Business Review
                                • Kim Soo Hyun Donates 300 Million Won to Danwon High School

                                  Thinking of the students who may be suffering from survivors’ guilt, Kim ...

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                                  • OnePlus One is a Xiaomi killer, set to launch in 16 countries next month

                                    China's newest smartphone maker, OnePlus, unveiled its first-ever flagship phone in Beijing today at an equal price point to for China, RMB 2,000 (US$330).

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                                    • No to 4G price hike for existing customers, IDA tells StarHub, SingTel, M1

                                      No price change for existing telco customers using 4G.

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                                      • Children's corpses reveal desperate attempts to escape Korean ferry

                                        By Jungmin Jang and Ju-min Park MOKPO/SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean divers swam though dark, cold waters into a sunken ferry on Wednesday, feeling for children's bodies with their hands in a maze of cabins, corridors and upturned decks as they searched for hundreds of missing. Writing by Nick…

                                        • How Do Idol Stars Remove Their Extremely Thick Makeups?

                                          Most of them put a thick wall of foundation on skin texture and apply another layer of color makeup on eye and cheek areas. Nevertheless, some stars still flaunt clean and soft skin texture. Then how do they keep up with such clean skin condition? Cleansing always has been the basis of skin care.

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