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  1. More funding for locally-produced TV content could be on the cards: Dr YaacobRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Extending funds to more locally produced broadcast productions is something the Government can look into to preserve Singapore's heritage and identity, says Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim. SINGAPORE: The Government can "certainly" explore the extension of funding to more locally produced documentaries and programmes to help preserve Singapore's heritage and identity, Communications and Information Minister Dr Yaacob Ibrahim said on Monday .

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  2. SEA Games: Archery team aiming to hit bullseyeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Jing Ru bagged Singapore's first Gold in 30 years - winning the Women's Individual Recurve event, after beating Indonesia's Titik Kusumawardani. Singapore won a Gold in the sport in 1983, courtesy of Samantha Tan. That was also the first time ...

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  3. 5 aliens among targets in Maguindanao all-...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Military and police authorities in Maguindanao are hunting down four "Indonesians" and an "Arab-looking chemist" who are reportedly hiding in the province with Filipino bomb-making expert Basit Usman, officials said Saturday. Major General Edmundo Pangilinan, 6th Infantry Division commander, disclosed the information after meeting with local officials at the division headquarters in this town.

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  4. 43 stranded Pinoy fishermen in Jakarta now home: DFARead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Weekend Balita

    The 43 Filipino fishermen who were earlier detained in Indonesia for six months over alleged illegal fishing are now back in the Philippines, the Department of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday. According to the DFA, the Pinoy fishermen intend to file a complaint against their employer for maltreatment and abandonment.

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  5. Saina Nehwal, P Kashyap chase 'dream' All England championship titleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... best to improve my performance this year. It has always been a dream to win this title," Saina told PTI. "I won at Indonesia, Denmark and China but this is one Super Series Premier event which I would love to win." "It has been a good last one ...

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  6. Former president S R Nathan receives Distinguished Arts and Social Sciences Alumni Award from NusRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Former president S R Nathan has received a Distinguished Arts and Social Sciences Alumni Award , which is being given out for the first time this year by the National University of Singapore . Mr Nathan, 91, belongs to the pioneer batch of social work students who graduated with a Diploma in Social Studies in 1954 from the University of Malaya- which NUS was then known as.

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  7. Indian navy ship docks in Singapore to mark 50 years of diplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The port call is part of a series of events to commemorate 50 years of diplomatic relations between Singapore and India, says the Ministry of Defence. SINGAPORE: The Indian Navy sail training ship INS Sudarshini sailed into VivoCity for a port call on Monday morning , as part of a series of events to commemorate 50 years of diplomatic relations between Singapore and India.

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  8. Indonesian president says lower inflation shows room for possible rate cutRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Indonesia's president said on Monday the fall in consumer prices signalled that there was room for another interest rate cut, but the decision was up to the central bank. "If we look at the situation, inflation has fallen, we're seeing deflation, which is a signal a cut is possible.

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  9. Indonesia says Bali nine legal appeals irrelevantRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Australian consul-general Majell Hind and lawyer for the pair Julian McMahon. The comments come as HM Prasetyo, Indonesia's Attorney-General, said that numerous legal appeals would not affect the timing of the execution and were irrelevant. Chan and ...

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  10. REFILE-UPDATE 1-Indonesia sets Newmont deadline for Freeport smelter dealRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... to co-operate with Freeport is and how much they will share the investment," Sukhyar said. Early last year, Indonesia put in place export restrictions aimed at forcing mining firms to develop smelting and processing facilities so that Indonesia ...

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  11. S R Nathan given Lifetime Achievement award by NusRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The former Singapore President was was recognised for his contributions towards the development of the National University of Singapore, as well as the country. SINGAPORE: Former President S R Nathan, was conferred the Lifetime Achievement award at the inaugural National University of Singapore Distinguished Arts and Social Sciences Alumni Awards on Monday evening .

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  12. SE Asia Stocks-Indonesia hits record closing high; Thai banks weakerRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... 0.3 percent, with weaker February inflation data supporting interest rate-sensitive sectors such as automobiles. Indonesia's annual inflation in February eased more than expected to 6.29 percent, due to falling prices of fuel and chillies, the ...

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  13. We can do without the gruesome remindersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Age

    ... to what I am feeling right now. Again I have tossed and turned over the arguments; how could anyone have thought Indonesia's new president would respond favourably to our most public of pleas, Mr Abbott's veiled threats, and even celebrities singing ...

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  14. Mass fish deaths raise concerns about safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Hundreds of dead fish wash up on the shores of Pasir Ris Beach in Singapore. Although authorities say fish harvested from local farms are safe for consumption, some members of the public are wary.

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  15. Ap Photos: Editor selections from AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    ... of a 1919 uprising against Japanese colonial rule. Models in Jakarta showed off the latest collections during Indonesia Fashion Week 2015, while tourists in disputed Kashmir glided across Dal Lake in a traditional wooden boat beneath looming craggy ...

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    5 hrs ago | Daily Star

    SALVAGED: Rescuers have pulled the largest part of the fuselage of downed AirAsia flight QZ8501 from the Java Sea [AFP] The largest part of the wreckage of the plane , which killed all 162 people on board when it ditched into the Java Sea near Indonesia in December, was dragged off the seabed on Saturday. Indonesia rescue workers unloaded the aircraft's twisted frame and a body bag full of salvaged possessions, such as bones, an iPhone and a flip flop, at a port in the country's capital Jakarta earlier today.

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  17. Indonesia retrieves last of crashed AirAsia jet fuselageRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    Grim remains of doomed AirAsia flight rise from a watery grave: Salvage crews find smashed phones and bones as they retrieve last large section of plane The last big piece of wreckage of the AirAsia jet that crashed into the Java Sea in December has been brought back to land. Flight QZ8501 went down on December 28 in stormy weather, during what was supposed to be a short trip from Indonesia to Singapore, claiming the lives of 162 passengers.

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  18. Executions 'risk condemnation' for JakartaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A lawyer who claims to be able to help the Bali Nine pair is now reluctant to discuss the matter. Sending Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran for execution while they have an appeal before the courts would jeopardise Indonesia's international reputation as a law-respecting democracy, their lawyer warns.

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  19. Iraq state TV: Operation to retake Tikrit beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... vanished in airspace possibly thick with dense storm clouds, strong winds and lightning on its way from Surabaya, Indonesia, to Singapore. Searchers had to fight against heavy rain. The Malaysia-based carrier's loss comes on top of the ...

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  20. Emirates to commence daily service to BaliRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Emirates, a global connector of people and places today announced that it will launch a new daily service to the island of Bali in Indonesia, from One of the most popular islands in Indonesia with spectacular mountains and picturesque beaches, Bali is a leading tourist destination which welcomed more than 3.7 million foreign tourist arrivals in 2014. Emirates' new service will add to Bali's global connectivity, further stimulating the island's economic and tourism growth.

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