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Vatican unveils new air, light systems to protect Michelangelo frescoes

Vatican unveils new air, light...

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VATICAN CITY — The Vatican yesterday (Oct 29) unveiled new high-tech, energy-saving lighting and air purification systems to protect Michelangelo’s delicate Sistine Chapel...

Ebola expert says China at risk, seeks Japan aid

Ebola expert says China at risk,...

October 30
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TOKYO — A scientist who helped to discover the Ebola virus says he is concerned that the disease could spread to China given the large numbers of Chinese workers travelling to...

Plans for Antarctic marine reserve falter again

Plans for Antarctic marine reserve...

October 30
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WELLINGTON — A plan to protect a vast swath of ocean off Antarctica by creating the world’s largest marine reserve appeared headed for failure for the fourth time.

Family of MH370 passenger to sue MAS and Malaysian govt

Family of MH370 passenger to sue MAS...

October 30
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KUALA LUMPUR — The family of one victim aboard the still-missing Flight MH370 will sue Malaysia Airlines (MAS) and the Malaysian government, among other local authorities, for...

South Korean court-martial jails soldiers in hazing death case

South Korean court-martial jails...

October 30
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YONGIN South Korea - A South Korean court-martial convicted four soldiers on Thursday of homicide for the beating death of a fellow conscript and sentenced them to long prison...

Anwar’s Sodomy II appeal extended to next Monday

Anwar’s Sodomy II appeal extended to...

October 30
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The Federal Court’s hearing of Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s appeal to overturn his sodomy conviction is now extended to next Monday (Nov 3) as the prosecution needs time to...

Societe Generale is Title Sponsor for the SCC 7s

Societe Generale is Title Sponsor for...

October 30
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SINGAPORE — One of the largest European financial services groups — Societe Generale — was announced as the title sponsor for the 67th Singapore Cricket Club (SCC) International...

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