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Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew dies aged 91 | Singapore

<b>Singapore -</b> Lee Kuan Yew, the founder of modern-day Singapore, has died. He was 91.<p>The former prime minister, who had been hospitalised in intensive care for severe pneumonia since early February, died early on Monday morning in Singapore General Hospital.<p>Incumbent Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's …

ISIL 'accepts Boko Haram's pledge of allegiance'

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) has accepted a pledge of allegiance to the group made by Nigeria's Boko Haram, according to an audiotape purportedly from its spokesman.<p>"We announce to you to the good news of the expansion of the caliphate to West Africa because the caliph... has …

Philippine army kills 14 rebels, offensive to push into next week | Reuters

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine soldiers killed 14 Muslim guerrillas in an overnight battle to capture a rebel position in the south, an army spokesman said on Saturday, as the number of displaced from the military offensive rose to 80,000.<p>The military has mounted air and ground assault on the …

We don't need the sound of silence

The World Health Organisation says we should only listen to one hour of music a day. Rubbish, it's the volume that's the problem, says Neil McCormick<p>The World Health Organisation says <b>we should listen to music for no more than an hour a day</b>. Is that even possible in the modern world?<p>I start my …

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Mars lost ocean of water to space

About 4 billion years ago, a primitive ocean on Mars held more water than Earth’s Arctic Ocean, say researchers, but Mars has lost 87 percent of it …

Lawyer: Snowden ready to return to United States

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Edward Snowden's lawyer says he is ready to come home to the United States.<p>The former National Security Agency contractor's Russian lawyer said he's ready to leave the country that offered him political asylum in 2013 and return to the United States as long as he gets a fair …

Stop relying on your smartphone to think for you, scientists say

Psychologists carried out tests which suggested many phone users see their hi-tech phone as their 'extended mind'<p>People are relying on smartphones to do their thinking rather than solving problems for themselves, scientists have said.<p>Psychologists in Canada carried out tests which suggested many …

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Mourners in Moscow pay respects to murdered Kremlin critic Nemtsov | DW | 03.03.2015

Nemtsov's body has been in state at the Sakharov Center in central Moscow from 0700 UTC (10 am local time in Moscow) on Tuesday until the burial in …

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