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February 15, 2018 12:00 AM Quickfire Federer two wins from oldest No 1 spot

ROTTERDAM: Roger Federer delivered a crushing 6-1, 6-2 defeat of Ruben Bemelmans in just 47 minutes on Wednesday as the Swiss star moved just two wins away from becoming the sport's oldest world number one. The 36-year-old top seed, a two-time champion at the Dutch indoor event, needs to reach the semi-finals to take back the number one spot from Rafael 28

February 14, 2018 7:08 AM Danone to sell 14pc stake in Japan’s Yakult

A general view with a giant jar of yogurt is seen outside the exhibition to mark the 90th anniversary of the French foods company Danone, in Paris April 2, 2009. — Reuters picPARIS, Feb 14 — French food group Danone , which is facing investor pressure to boost returns, plans to sell a 14 per cent stake in Japanese probiotics maker Yakult, both companies 40

February 13, 2018 1:34 PM Double Dutch delight as Netherlands reign in Olympic speed skating

GANGNEUNG, South Korea: The Netherlands maintained their immaculate speed-skating record at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Tuesday with a Dutch double in the men's 1,500m as Kjeld Nuis stormed to gold ahead of compatriot Patrick Roest. The dominant Dutch have now won all four of the golds up for grabs so far in South Korea in speed skating and currently 27

February 12, 2018 6:58 AM Cambodia expels foreigners jailed for 'pornographic' party

PHNOM PENH: Seven of the 10 foreigners arrested on pornography charges after a pool party in the Cambodian tourist town of Siem Reap have been deported, a court official said Monday. Police accused the group of "singing and dancing pornographically" after their arrest two weeks ago at a party in a private villa in Siem Reap, the launchpad for visitors 24

February 9, 2018 1:43 PM Eurostar to start direct train service from London to Amsterdam

Eurostar will begin direct services to Amsterdam on April 4. — Reuters picLONDON, Feb 9 — Eurostar, the company that runs trains between London, Paris and Brussels, said it would add Amsterdam to its destination list, bringing the Netherlands into its network for the first time. Eurostar will begin direct services to Amsterdam on April 4, with the route 67

February 8, 2018 11:07 AM Screengrab of CCTV footage shows Dutch model before death

PETALING JAYA: A screen-capture of a closed circuit television (CCTV) footage showing Dutch model Ivana Smit has emerged. The footage shows her being carried out by a man from what appears to be a night club, hours before her body was found on the balcony of an apartment. Her family's lawyer, Sebas Diekstra, who is also helping Smit's family to find out the cause 32

February 6, 2018 3:30 PM Koeman named as Netherlands coach

Ronald Koeman has been appointed as coach of the Netherlands national team up to and including the 2022 World Cup. ― Reuters picZEIST (Netherlands), Feb 6 — Ronald Koeman has been appointed as coach of the Netherlands national team up to and including the 2022 World Cup, the Dutch football association (KNVB) announced today. The 54-year-old former international 28

February 5, 2018 2:39 PM Broadcom in ‘final’ bid for rival chipmaker Qualcomm

A sign to the campus offices of chip maker Broadcom Ltd, who announced on Monday an unsolicited bid to buy peer Qualcomm Inc for US$103 billion, is shown in Irvine, California, November 6, 2017. — Reuters picPARIS, Feb 5 — Singapore-based computer chip maker Broadcom stepped up its battle for rival Qualcomm today, tabling a higher price in what it said is its final 21

February 2, 2018 3:43 AM First road-legal flying car to debut at Geneva Motor Show

You will need a pilot's licence to be able to fly the PAL-V Liberty. — Handout via AFPGENEVA, Feb 2 — With so much publicity and focus on driverless cars and other vehicles recently, we seem to have forgotten about another longstanding science-fiction fantasy vehicle — the flying car. Well, that’s about to change as Dutch company PAL-V prepares to debut 68

January 29, 2018 12:52 PM Draft proposals in Indonesian parliament aim to ban extramarital sex

Adultery is already a crime in Indonesia. — AFP picJAKARTA, Jan 29 — Indonesia’s parliament is drafting proposed revisions to the national criminal code that could ban all consensual sex outside marriage, sparking alarm among activists who it would breach basic rights and could be misused to target the LGBT community. The parliamentary committee drawing 44