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January 26, 2018 3:44 AM S. Korea: N. Korea may stage threatening military parade on Olympics eve

A sales assistant watches TV sets broadcasting a news report on North Korea's fifth nuclear test, in Seoul, South Korea, September 9, 2016. — Reuters pic SEOUL, Jan 26 — South Korea’s Unification Minister said this morning that North Korea may stage a “threatening” military parade to mark its new military anniversary on February 8, the day before the start 32

January 23, 2018 1:10 AM Former England captain Jimmy Armfield dies at 82

Players obeserve a minute of applause in memory of Cyrille Regis and Jimmy Armfield before the match between Swansea City and Liverpool. ― Reuters picLONDON, Jan 23 ― Former England captain and Blackpool legend Jimmy Armfield has died at the age of 82 after a long battle with cancer. Armfield, who played 627 matches in 17 years for his only club and was part of the World 18

December 21, 2017 12:40 PM Hong Kong arm of China's LeEco files for liquidation

HONG KONG: A Hong Kong arm of embattled Chinese tech conglomerate LeEco has filed a petition to the territory's high court to wind up the company, media in the Asian financial hub said on Thursday. LE Corporation Limited, a unit of LeEco, has applied to liquidate the business according to court documents, government-owned Radio Television Hong Kong and other 30

December 12, 2017 7:52 AM India bans condom advertisements from prime time television

India has ordered 900 television channels to restrict condom commercials to between 10pm and 6am, threatening repercussions if the ads fall outside graveyard hours. ― AFP picNEW DELHI, Dec 12 ― India has slapped a nationwide ban on television ads for condoms during prime time hours, citing rules prohibiting “vulgar” content and concerns over children 27

December 11, 2017 11:30 AM Swiss urge voters to keep fee for public broadcasters

ZURICH: The Swiss government urged voters on Monday to keep the annual licence fee that finances public broadcasters, saying taxpayer money played a crucial role in supporting cultural diversity and political discourse in the media. Its call seeks to defuse support for the "No Billag" initiative that comes to a binding vote on March 4 and which opinion 21

November 28, 2017 3:50 AM Mourners bid farewell to AC/DC legend Malcolm Young in Sydney

AC/DC guitarist Angus Young (centre) carries a guitar case after the funeral service for his brother AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young outside St Mary’s Cathedral in Sydney November 28, 2017. — AFP picSYDNEY, Nov 28 — Mourners bid farewell to AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young today, with his brother Angus carrying a guitar case as he led his coffin out of Sydney’s 46

November 7, 2017 3:00 AM Fox held talks to sell most of company to Disney, says CNBC

The 21st Century Fox logo is seen outside the News Corporation headquarters in Manhattan, New York, April 29, 2016. — Reuters picNEW YORK, Nov 7 — Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox has held talks to sell most of its film and television assets to Walt Disney Co, which would gain new programming and expand its international reach, CNBC reported 35

November 6, 2017 1:46 AM Saudi royal purge: the big names (VIDEO)

Alwaleed first invested in Twitter in 2011, paying US$300 million in a joint purchase involving his personal wealth and funds from Kingdom Holding. — File picRIYADH, Nov 6— Saudi Arabia has arrested 11 princes, four sitting ministers and dozens of former ministers, in what authorities hailed as a decisive anti-corruption sweep. Separately, key security 25

October 23, 2017 6:23 AM Volcanic eruption showers Solomons’ villages with ash

WELLINGTON: Residents in the Solomon Islands’ southeast were warned to stay indoors Monday to avoid showers of ash from a volcanic eruption. Officials said a lack of scientific equipment made it difficult to monitor the situation on Tinakula island, which lies just north of Vanuatu where 11,000 people were evacuated last month following an eruption on Ambae 20

October 14, 2017 8:23 PM Qatari regime freezes bank accounts of Sheikh Abdullah Al Thani

CAIRO – 14 October 2017: Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali Al Thani revealed on Saturday that the Qatari regime of Hamad froze all his accounts in Qatari banks. “It is an honor the the Qatari regime froze my bank accounts in Qatar, and I would like thank them for this rewar. I dedicate this to my country,” Al Thani tweetted. He added in another post “I hope that Qatar 21