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Taiwan plane crashes amid raging typhoon

TAIPEI THE aviation nightmare continues. Less than a week after a Malaysia Airlines plane was shot down over Ukraine, a domestic Taiwanese airliner crashed yesterday, killing at... read more

Help for divorcees waiting for cheques

BESIDES trying its best to save ailing marriages, the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) will try to lessen the practical pains involved in a divorce. The issue of... read more

Best job? Or just a good marketing ploy?

AFTER the wildly successful campaign launched by Tourism Queensland for the "Best Job in the World", local start-up PandaBed is also offering a "dream job". The firm, which helps... read more

Deliver or go, Jokowi warns his ministers

JAKARTA INDONESIA'S president-elect, Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, promised to make life simpler for investors by beefing up the country's threadbare infrastructure, untangling near-... read more

Does no chin-up mean thumbs-up?

THE long-awaited changes to make the Individual Physical Proficiency Test (IPPT) simpler were unveiled yesterday, with servicemen required to undergo only three test stations. The... read more

N-S Line hit by train fault

JUST two days after transport operator SMRT was fined $1.6 million for disruptions on its train lines, it suffered another delay yesterday morning. This time, a train fault at... read more

Two years a 'slave'

SHE toiled at her employer's restaurant for 17 hours a day, with no day off or holiday for more than four years. Maria Luisa Cuizon, 42, who was hired as a domestic helper, was... read more

Jokowi wins, Prabowo alleges fraud

JAKARTA THE reform-minded governor of teeming Jakarta, Joko Widodo, has comfortably won Indonesia's closely-fought presidential race against a controversial former general with... read more

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Taiwan plane crashes amid raging typhoon

TAIPEI THE aviation nightmare continues. Less than a week after a Malaysia Airlines plane was shot down over Ukraine, a domestic Taiwanese airliner crashed yesterday, killing at least 47 people, the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) said. This...
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