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South Korea has the highest concentration of robots in the world

Robots are rapidly becoming a part of manufacturing, but the results of who's winning the robot game are in: South Korea has the highest …

Ah Hoe Mee Pok – Japanese Style Bak Chor Mee With Miso, NEW Stall At Cantonment Road

Ah Hoe Mee Pok at Clementi West got into the foodie limelight, as it was highlighted that a Japanese man and his daughter, Mr Naoji Kuribara and …

Coffee Shops

'Against our dignity': Mexico vows never to pay for Trump's wall

Enrique Peña Nieto draws battle lines for changed relationship with the US amid fallout from Trump’s tirades<p>Mexico’s president, Enrique Peña Nieto, has rejected any suggestions of his country paying for a border wall and pledged to sign an updated free-trade agreement with the European Union as he …

Mexico

Science Says Listening to These 5 Songs Will Make You Remarkably Happy | Inc.com

For as long as sound has existed, music has always been tied to deep emotion in all living beings. It's one of the stimuli that are most likely to evoke a memory or intense reaction, one of the strange phenomena that allow humans to access a different mental or emotional space than the one they …

Flute

Pakistani court charges brother in killing of social media star

1 / 2<p>In life, she chased fame, hoping to make her mark in Pakistani society. In death, murdered social media starlet Qandeel Baloch may have achieved …

Social Media

Chapecoense plane crash: fans' anger after confirmation plane ran out of fuel

Colombian media release audio of pilot telling air traffic controllers that plane – which crashed killing 71 players, crew and journalists – was ‘without fuel’<p>Football, religion and grief dominated the emotional requiem service in Southern Brazil on Wednesday night for the 71 players, technical …

Airplanes

Stresses of globalisation need to be addressed: Lawrence Wong

National Development Minister Lawrence Wong says that while globalisation has brought benefits through economic interdependence between countries, …

Globalization

Malaysia to drop F1 after 2018, tourism minister confirms

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will stop hosting the Formula One Grand Prix in Sepang after its current agreement expires in 2018, confirmed Tourism and …

Motorsport

Spending on MPs' security soars in months following Jo Cox killing

Spending on security for MPs soared in the months following the killing of Jo Cox outside her constituency office, according to new figures.<p>Data …

United Kingdom

Zipline raises $25 million to deliver blood, vaccines, and medicines by automated drone

Drone delivery startup Zipline has closed a $25 million series B round of funding led by Visionnaire Ventures, with participation from Sequoia Capital and Andreessen Horowitz.<p>Founded out of San Francisco in 2011, Zipline is a robotics company that builds autonomous drones designed to deliver …

Tourism Helps North Korea Leader Kim Jong Un's Nuclear Program: State Dept.

The State Department has issued an unusually severe warning to Americans considering traveling to North Korea, saying tourists to the authoritarian country may well be propping up its dangerous nuclear program.<p>"The [Democratic People's Republic of Korea] funnels revenue from a variety of sources to …

North Korea

Road Trip: Visit Abandoned ‘Hunger Games,’ Star Wars’ Movie Sets

Looking to enjoy a little dystopian tourism? North Carolina has got you covered on that front — it turns out there are still abandoned sets from “The Hunger Games” you can go explore. The video below contains a roundup of all the various locations that still contain traces of cinematic overlap, …

Movies

More Than 1 Million 'Check In' On Facebook To Support The Standing Rock Sioux

More than 1 million people have "checked in" on Facebook to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation page, in a show of support for the tribe that has been rallying against construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline.<p>Most of the "visitors" are not actually at the protest camp in North Dakota, where the …

Environment

Taiwan gay pride: Thousands throng Taipei streets

<b>Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of Taiwan's capital, Taipei, to participate in Asia's biggest gay pride parade.</b><p>Many of those who attended carried placards calling on the government to legalise same sex marriage.<p>Dressed in colourful costumes and carrying rainbow flags, they …

LGBTQI

20 Incredible Recipes That Show Why Potatoes Are the Perfect Comfort Food - One Green Planet

If there’s one vegetable you never have to convince anyone to eat, even kids, it’s potatoes. Everyone loves potatoes and on October 27th, we …

We Thought Female Athletes Were Catching Up to Men, but They're Not

<i>Across dozens of sports, women's world speed records consistently fall 10 percent short of men's records.</i><p>Earlier this week, we set out to test our perception that women were catching up to men. We know, after all, that there are and were structural factors that prevented women from engaging in and …

TCM can play a part in treating Singapore's ageing population: Gan Kim Yong

SINGAPORE: Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) can play a part in treating Singapore’s ageing population, said Health Minister Gan Kim Yong on Sunday …

The family feud rocking Indian politics

<b>As India's largest state - Uttar Pradesh - prepares to go to the polls early next year, its largest political dynasty - the Yadavs, whose Samajwadi Party heads the state government - is in disarray.</b><p>The Yadav family, reported to have 20 members and counting in politics, dominates the Samajwadi Party …

India

Broadband service outages due to DDoS attacks: StarHub

SINGAPORE: The two recent broadband service outages that hit StarHub were the result of "intentional and likely malicious attacks" on its servers, …

Cambodia's rapid urbanisation fuels child labour

<b>New buildings are popping up across Cambodia as its construction industry continues to flourish. However, a closer look into local brick production</b> …

Phnom Penh

Samsung promises Korean Note 7 owners a 50 percent discount on the Note 8

When it becomes available next year<p>Samsung is offering Note 7 owners in South Korea the chance to upgrade their phone to a Note 8 for half the price when the as-yet-unannounced handset becomes available next year. The company announced the deal as part of an ongoing exchange program for the Note 7 …

Mobile

Kenya hosts first Mr and Miss Albinism beauty pageant to challenge witchcraft killings

People with albinism are being attacked, abducted and killed in East and Southern Africa, but Kenya is hoping to change the perception of albinos as …

Africa