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Qld alleyway rape accused set to seek bail

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 09,2017

Qld alleyway rape accused set to seek bail A man accused of raping a woman in a Brisbane alleyway nearly six years ago is set to apply for bail. The 32-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was arrested in northern NSW in December, along

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Grab kicks off shuttle service

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 02,2017

Grab kicks off shuttle service SINGAPORE – A new fixed-route shuttle service by ride-hailing app Grab kicked off on Thursday (March 2), allowing commuters to book a guaranteed seat on a van or bus. The new service called GrabShuttle will have 13, 23

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Defending champion Villanova stunned by Wisconsin

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 18,2017

Defending champion Villanova stunned by Wisconsin Top-seeded Villanova was bounced from the NCAA Tournament by eighth-seeded Wisconsin, which overcame foul trouble for two of its stars in the second half Saturday to upset the defending champions

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More than they bargained for? Israeli leaders gird for Trump visit.

access_timeMay 18,2017 chat_bubble_outline8

Yahoo News A recent cartoon in the liberal Israeli newspaper Haaretz showed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu breaking a sweat as he greeted a friend bearing gifts: President Trump with a package containing an Israeli-Palestinian peace process. Mr....

Vietnam looks to more Chinese tourists

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EN VietNamNet - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has requested local tourism authorities to improve services to maintain high growth in Chinese visitor arrivals this year and thereafter....

Vietnam mulls lifting midnight curfew to pull in more tourists

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EN VietNamNet - Hanoi launched a pilot scheme last September that allows restaurants and bars in Hoan Kiem District to stay open until 2 a.m. over the weekends....

4 Things To Know: 'Wanna Cry' Virus, FBI Director Search & More

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4 Things To Know: 'Wanna Cry' Virus, FBI Director Search & More MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — From a massive cyber-attack to the search for a new FBI Director, here are the four things to know from Monday, May 15. 'Wanna Cry' Virus. The cyber-attack that...

Thai group buys more Vinamilk shares

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Vietnamnet - F&N Dairy Investments PTE Ltd owned by Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi has registered to buy more than 14 million additional shares of Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) from May 16 to June 14....

More banks to repurchase bad debts from VAMC

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Vietnamnet - After a period of actively selling non-performing loans to the Viet Nam Asset Management Company (VAMC), banks are buying back the debts from the VAMC to self-handle....

Why more Americans are weighing personal conscience and religious liberty

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Yahoo News Invoking the American tradition of “conscientious objection,” W. Mitchell Nance, a family court judge, also said that his views of homosexuality might constitute a “personal bias or prejudice” that compromised his impartiality, since...

More than US$1.1 bln worth of G-bonds raised in April

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Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – The Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) raised VND25.083 trillion (US$1.103 billion) worth of government bonds, down 23.9% from March during 18 bidding sessions last month....

Day 2 takeaways: Historic run on DBs, helping Cam, QB falls to Browns, more

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Day 2 takeaways: Historic run on DBs, helping Cam, QB falls to Browns, more What's with the emphasis on the back end? Mostly, it was a matter of talent. ESPN analyst Mel Kiper Jr. included a total of 19 defensive backs among his top 70 draft...

Vietnam’s food companies attract more foreign investors

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Vietnamnet - The attractiveness of the processed food industry in Vietnam, a market with 90 million consumers, can be seen in the high number of merger & acquisition (M&A) deals made in the last three years....

Traina Thoughts: Fallout from ESPN layoffs; NFL Draft prop bets; more

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Ed Werder, ESPN firings, Jayson Stark, Trent Dilfer, Espn Layoffs 2017 Who Traina Thoughts: Fallout from ESPN layoffs; NFL Draft prop bets; more The best of the Internet, plus musings by SI.com writer, Jimmy Traina. 1. So, there was A LOT of...

After-hours buzz: SBUX, AMZN, INTC & more

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After-hours buzz: SBUX, AMZN, INTC & more A trader looks at screens while working on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March 27, 2017. Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell on Thursday: Shares...

Vietnam to apply more trade remedies to protect production

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Vietnamnet - Following many successful cases, there is now a growing tendency in Vietnam to apply trade remedies to protect locally made products....

Online shoppers use mobile phones more than computers

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Vietnamnet - There are more people using mobile phones to shop online than those using desktops or tablets, reported Bizweb at a recent mobile e-commerce event....

Kelly Sotherton: British athlete feels third Olympic medal gives career 'more ...

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Kelly Sotherton: British athlete feels third Olympic medal gives career 'more ... Kelly Sotherton feels her career has "more meaning" after she was upgraded to a three-time Olympic medallist following retrospective drug tests. Sotherton, who won...

Life is Beautiful 2017 Lineup Announced (Gorillaz, Chance the Rapper, Muse, more)

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Life is Beautiful 2017 Lineup Announced (Gorillaz, Chance the Rapper, Muse, more) Life is Beautiful festival returns to Downtown Las Vegas September 22-24. The 2017 edition is headlined by Gorillaz, Chance the Rapper, Muse, Blink-182, and Lorde. The...

Republicans control all of Washington. Why aren't they winning more?

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Yahoo News Republicans have a majority in both the House and Senate, and there’s a Republican in the White House. Like many US chief executives before him, President Trump is discovering that partisan dominance isn’t a magic button. There are...

Does Vietnam have ‘more than enough’ hotels, resorts?

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Vietnamnet - While some economists say that Vietnam has too many hotels and resorts, others believe that Vietnam’s tourism infrastructure is still inadequate compared with the rest of the world....

Healthcare sector attracts more investments

access_timeApr 25,2017 chat_bubble_outline17

Vietnamnet - Vietnam has been witnessing a new wave of investments in hospitals since 2015 after the government called for different sources of funding in the healthcare sector....

Etcher burns images to USB keys, SD cards, more

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Etcher burns images to USB keys, SD cards, more Etcher is an open-source cross-platform tool for burning images to SD cards, USB drives and other removable devices. The program keeps operations to the bare minimum, all of them clearly displayed on a...

HCM City to open more tourist streets

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EN VietNamNet - HCM City administrators are planning to open more tourist streets to attract travelers to the city....

Saigon Commercial Bank to sell 50% or more to foreign partners

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Vietnamnet - The Saigon Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SCB) is negotiating with foreign partners to sell a stake in excess of 50 per cent....

Google Earth for Chrome & Android gets upgraded with guided tours, more ...

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Google Earth for Chrome & Android gets upgraded with guided tours, more ... As reported earlier this month, Google today has unveiled its new vision for Google Earth, the software that combines satellite imagery, topographic maps and 3D cities, to...

Subsidence ‘more urgent’ than rising sea level in southern Vietnam

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Bao moi - Ho Chi Minh City and provinces of the Mekong Delta region in southern Vietnam are sinking at an alarming rate, posing grave danger to the local economy and livelihoods, experts have warned....

EIU: Tourism contributes more and more to Vietnam's economy

access_timeApr 17,2017 chat_bubble_outline29

Nhan dan - NDO - The tourism industry has contributed more and more to the Vietnamese economy as the number of foreign arrivals continued to soar sharply in the first quarter of 2017, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) under the...

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