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  1. Why Australia's angry over executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | CNN

    Dr. John Lee is a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute in Washington DC and an adjunct associate professor at the Australian National University. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.

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  2. Through The Lens: Today in Pictures, April 29, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Straits Times

    Jasmine Ong, 50, hugs her loved one at Paya Lebar Airbase on April 29, 2015. She was among the first batch of 74 Singaporeans and permanent residents who flew home from Kathmandu on the RSAF's C130 aircraft which landed at around 0045 hrs on Wednesday morning, following the April 25, 7.8 magnitude earthquake that has killed more than 5,000 people.

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  3. Nepal earthquake: Rsaf C-130 pilot gives first-hand account of Nepal missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Straits Times

    A Republic of Singapore Air Force C-130 pilot has given a first-hand account of his mission to and from Nepal, which included bringing home Singaporeans who were stranded there. Seventy-four Singaporeans and permanent residents landed at Paya Lebar Air Base at 12.30am on Wednesday after spending a day or more at Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport.

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  4. Oil Drops on Oversupply After Saudi ShuffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Fox News

    Oil prices slipped on Wednesday on oversupply after news that King Salman of Saudi Arabia had altered the kingdom's line of royal succession in a dramatic reshuffle. King Salman bin Abdulaziz sacked his younger half-brother as crown prince and appointed his nephew, deputy crown prince Mohammed bin Nayef, as the new heir apparent.

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  5. Boy survives six-storey fall at Stirling RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Straits Times

    The boy tumbled out of the kitchen window when his grandmother went downstairs to retrieve a pair of pants that had fallen downstairs, reported Chinese daily Shin Min Daily News on Wednesday. A neighbour told Shin Min that she saw the boy hit the edge of a wall before landing on the ground.

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  6. Oil dips on oversupply after Saudi reshuffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Globe and Mail

    Oil pump jacks are seen next to a strawberry field in Oxnard, Calif., February 24, 2015. Oil pump jacks are seen next to a strawberry field in Oxnard, Calif., February 24, 2015.

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  7. 3,700 students, athletes to perform during Youth CelebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Education Minister Heng Swee Keat announced the Youth Day event as he sent off ultramarathoners on the latest leg off their 50-day, 50km run. Ultramarathoner Lim Nghee Huat sets off on the ninth day of running 50km daily for 50 days.

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  8. UPDATE 2-Saudi Aramco CEO named chairman and health ministerRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Reuters

    Saudi King Salman appointed Saudi Aramco's chief executive as chairman of the state oil firm and health minister on Wednesday, in a reshuffle that is unlikely to change oil policy in the world's top crude exporter. A question mark remains, however, over who will replace Khalid al-Falih in the key CEO role at the national oil giant and whether his appointment as health minister means he is now out of the running to ultimately become oil minister.

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  9. Three arrested for coffeeshop break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Three men, aged between 22 and 24, have been arrested for suspected involvement in a series of break-ins at coffeeshops and eateries. Police said in a news release on Wednesday that on apr 14, they were alerted to a break-in at a coffeeshop along Marsiling Road where cash, cigarettes and drinks were stolen.

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  10. 74 Singaporeans return home from quake-stricken NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Channelnewsasia.com

    An emotional reunion at Paya Lebar Air Base early Wednesday for 74 Singaporeans and Permanent Residents and their loved ones, after they were flown back home from earthquake-hit Nepal via an RSAF C-130. It was a joyous scene at Paya Lebar Airbase as friends and relatives embraced their loved ones who returned from Nepal.

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  11. Executions prompt Australia rethinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Newsday

    Australia's ambassador to Indonesia will return home this week after being recalled and ministerial contact with Indonesia has been suspended. Six people from other countries were also executed at the prison island of Nusakambangan early on Wednesday morning local time.

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  12. Injured Melbourne City import Safuwan Baharudin dreams of new Australian adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Even though it will be remembered as a groundbreaking stint in the A-League, there is still a lingering sense of what might have been after Safuwan Baharudin's enforced return to Singapore from Melbourne City. A back injury saw the Singapore international fly home on Sunday, cutting short his loan spell from Malaysia Super League side LionsXII and ending hopes of a longer stay - just as the sister club of English champions Manchester City were preparing for the A-League finals.

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  13. As M'sians SUFFER, Najib throws gala wedding & Jho Low BUYS RM145 mil penthouse in S'poreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Flamboyant billionaire Low Taek Jho snapped up two high-end apartments in Singapore including a triplex penthouse for S$54 million to add to his luxury portfolio that features a "high rise lair" in Hong Kong, the Business Times reported today. Citing transaction records involving Singapore-based Angullia Park Ltd, a shell company that it said was linked to the tycoon implicated in the 1 Malaysia Development Bhd controversy, the business paper said Low purchased both apartments back in 2013.

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  14. Agoda.com offers SG $50 discount on some top hotels for the Great Singapore SaleRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | PRWeb

    Agoda.com, one of Asia's leading hotel booking sites and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group , has collected a list of ten hotels in Singapore offering discounts of SG $50, just in time for the Great Singapore Sale, the island nation's giant annual shopping festival. This year the event runs from 29 May - 26 July.

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  15. Korean Engineering Faculties Perform Well in Global RankingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Chosun Ilbo

    Korean universities performed well in engineering and technology, according to the 2015 World University Rankings by Subject by Quacquarelli Symonds on Tuesday. The lists, which are published every April, rank universities by academic discipline, while the firm's rankings in September show universities' overall standing.

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  16. Indonesia executions: Australia freezes relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | CNN

    Dr. John Lee is a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute in Washington DC and an adjunct associate professor at the Australian National University. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.

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  17. Southport Flower Show competition to win six night, five star Singapore holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Southport Visiter

    Kuoni and Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts offer prize after signing up as sponsors of this year's event at Victoria Park Luxury travel company Kuoni and the five star Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts have been announced as sponsors of this summer's Southport Flower Show. The fantastic four day celebration of horticulture, which features the Food Festival, is set to return to the town's Victoria Park August 20-23.

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  18. NUS Is World's Top 10 for 11 Subjects, and Asia's Best for 21 SubjectsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Newswise

    Singapore, 29 April 2015 i The National University of Singapore has been placed among the world's 10 best universities for 11 subjects across disciplines in Architecture/Built Environment, Engineering, Science, and the Social Sciences, according to the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject. The University is also Asia's best across 21 subjects, up from 18 subjects last year.

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  19. Indonesia executions: Why Australian anger will outlive political falloutRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | WICU12 Erie

    Before "Bali Nine" duo, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the last Australian executed for drug offenses abroad was Van Tuong Nguyen by Singapore in 2005. Although Canberra then, as it is now, was strongly opposed to the death penalty, Van's death did not harm Australia's relationship with Singapore, nor the Australian people's view of that country.

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  20. celebrates 170 years and SG50 with free exhibition that opens on July 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Straits Times

    Printed using a hand-operated press, the first issue of The Straits Times on July 15, 1845 was peppered with notices on shipping activity, warehouses for rent and long lists of foreign goods for sale. International market reports also appeared at the back of the weekly - an indication of how thriving an entrepot Singapore was back then.

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