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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 9:02 PM
Taiwan to make landmark gay marriage ruling
Taiwan could become the first place in Asia to legalise gay marriage on Wednesday when a court makes a landmark ruling on whether to allow same-sex unions. Activists are [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:59 PM
Taiwan to make landmark gay marriage ruling
Taiwan could become the first place in Asia to legalise gay marriage on Wednesday when a court makes a landmark ruling on whether to allow same-sex unions. Activists are [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:40 PM
Venezuela leader defies demos, launches constitution overhaul
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro Tuesday formally launched moves to rewrite the constitution, defying opponents who accuse him of clinging to power in a political crisis that has sparked deadly unrest. [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:32 PM
America First: US plans deep cuts to diplomacy and aid
The US State Department laid out plans Tuesday to put "America first" and to slash Washington's budget for diplomacy and foreign aid by more than 30 percent. Secretary of [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:30 PM
James Bond star Roger Moore dead at 89
British actor Roger Moore, who played James Bond for more than two decades with a suave wit, died Tuesday aged 89, drawing tributes for his portrayal of the womanising super-spy, [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:18 PM
James Bond star Roger Moore dead at 89
British actor Roger Moore, who played James Bond for more than two decades with a suave wit, died Tuesday aged 89, drawing tributes for his portrayal of the womanising super-spy, [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:13 PM
Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions
** Chinese state-owned Sinochem and ChemChina are in merger talks to create the world's biggest industrial chemicals firm, to be headed by Sinochem chief Ning Gaoning, four people with knowledge [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:13 PM
Ethiopia's Tedros elected new WHO chief
Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom was elected as the new head of the World Health Organization on Tuesday, the first African at the helm of an agency widely seen as needing major [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:12 PM
Suspect named after youngsters killed in UK concert attack
Police on Tuesday named a young man -- reportedly British-born of Libyan descent -- as the suspect behind a suicide bombing that ripped into young fans at a concert in [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:03 PM
Tutankhamun's golden treasures harbour secrets
The legendary treasure of ancient Egypt's boy king Tutankhamun, whose tomb British archaeologist Howard Carter discovered in the Valley of the Kings near Luxor in 1922, is shrouded in mystery. [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 8:00 PM
Former Pentagon chief Gates warns of more IS attacks
Former US defense secretary Robert Gates warned Tuesday that the West can expect further attacks like the suicide bombing in Manchester that killed at least 22 people. Gates, who [...]
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23-May-2017 Intellasia | World | 7:57 PM
Egyptian Museum overflows with antiquities
The museum's artefacts "belong to the various Egyptian civilisation periods, starting from pre-historic eras, all the way to the Graeco-Roman period," Sabah Abdel Razik Saddik, the museum's general manager, told [...]
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