Keyword Results for   'singapore'  
South Korea blocks infidelity website in bid to protect 'sexual morality, family life'  Apr 17, 4:13 pm
Seoul, Apr 17(ANI): South Korea has banned the newly launched Korean version of adultery hook-up website Ashley Madison.
Singapore Tourism Board removes 'cringe-worthy' video from You Tube   Apr 10, 4:28 pm
Melbourne, Apr.10 (ANI): A Singapore Tourism Board video that was designed to promote the city-state to the Philippine market was recently removed from You Tube after it went viral for wrong reasons.
US think tank's index ranks Pakistan among least religiously diverse countries  Apr 5, 3:36 pm
Karachi, Apr. 05 (ANI): A Washington based American think tank has published an index, which has reportedly ranked Pakistan among the least religiously diverse countries in a religiously diverse Asian region.
'Spiderman' has some mean cricketing skills too!  Apr 2, 1:05 pm
Sydney, Apr 2 (ANI): Hollywood stars Andrew Garfield and Jamie Foxx, who are both starring in the upcoming sequel for the Amazing Spider-Man, had reportedly tried their hand at cricket during a promotional tour stop in Singapore.
Cyber thieves implanting PCs with malware to steal financial data: Study  Mar 20, 4:31 pm
Johannesburg, March 20 (ANI): Cyber thieves are reportedly implanting PCs with deliberate malware, a new study has revealed.
'Alright, good night' last words of missing Malaysian Airlines plane pilot  Mar 12, 12:44 pm
Singapore, March 12 (ANI): The last words heard from the missing Malaysian Airlines (MAS) flight MH370 were "Alright, good night".
NEC wins contract to strengthen ultra-broadband undersea connectivity between Singapore, France  Mar 11, 4:51 pm
Tokyo, Mar.11 (ANI): NEC Corporation recently announced the signing of a contract with the South East Asia-Middle East-Western Europe 5 (SEA-ME-WE 5) consortium, comprising of 15 leading telecom operators to deploy a new 100 gigabit per second (Gbit/s) undersea cable system.
Guam - the 'tip' of the USA's strategic triangle  Mar 11, 11:29 am
Guam, the westernmost territory of the USA, possesses great strategic importance to the world's leading superpower. Located nearly 2,600km due east of Manila, Guam is the largest and southernmost of the Mariana Islands. 'Largest' is obviously a relative term, as Guam is still only about three-quarters the size of Singapore.
Apple shifted $8.9bn in untaxed profits from Oz operations to Ireland  Mar 6, 4:35 pm
Sydney, Mar. 06 (ANI): Apple reportedly shifted billions of its untaxed profits earned in Australia to tax havens in Ireland in the last decade, an investigation report has revealed.
Bitcoin exchange CEO found dead in apparent suicide  Mar 6, 10:37 am
Washington, Mar. 06 (ANI): CEO of Bitcoin exchange firm First Meta, Autumn Ratke, was reportedly found dead in her Singapore apartment on February 28.
Singapore rated 'most expensive' city in world  Mar 5, 10:55 am
Sydney, Mar. 05 (ANI): Singapore is the most expensive city in the world, according to the Worldwide Cost of Living Index.
Sampras, Nadal to represent Team Mumbai in Bhupathi-backed IPTL  Mar 3, 2:05 pm
Johannesburg, Mar. 03 (ANI): New teams for the inaugural edition of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) have been reportedly grafted with World No. 1 Rafael Nadal set to represent Team Mumbai and World No.2 Novak Djokovic set to power Team Dubai and WTA star Serena Williams to represent Team Singapore.
Leading Indian Angel investor makes first investment in UK startup SwiftShift  Mar 2, 12:38 pm
Washington, Feb. 2 (ANI): The Indian Angel Network (IAN) has reportedly made its first investment in UK startup SwiftShift.
Reliance rejects money laundering charge through Singapore-based firm  Feb 28, 12:30 pm
Mumbai, Feb.28 (ANI): Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has rejected allegations of making foreign direct investments (FDI) in certain Indian companies through the Singapore-based firm Biometrix.
Sharapova, Li Na withdraw from IPL-style International Premier Tennis League  Feb 28, 9:30 am
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova and her Chinese counterpart Li Na have reportedly withdrawn from the fledgling International Premier Tennis League (ITPL) tournament that is set to make its debut in Asia this November.
Violinist Vanessa Mae debuting as skier for Thailand in Sochi Olympics   Feb 18, 1:13 pm
London, Feb 18 (ANI): A Singaporean-born British violinist is reportedly making her debut in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi as a skier and is representing Thailand in the women's giant slalom.
Zaka alleges threat by BCCI for 'Big Three' plans  Feb 17, 2:39 pm
Islamabad, Feb. 17 (ANI): Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Zaka Ashraf has reportedly accused the Board for Cricket Control in India (BCCI) of threatening him for opposing the structural overhaul of the International Cricket Council (ICC).
Singapore Air Show reflects Asian military-spending priorities  Feb 17, 2:07 pm
The Singapore Air Show, held every two years and serving both the military and commercial sectors, wrapped up on 16 February. The 2014 iteration of the event attracted 146,000 visitors, who were thrilled by no less than three military aerobatic teams soaring across Singapore's skies - the Black Knights from Singapore, the Black Eagles from South Korea and the Jupiters from Indonesia.
Israel develops Stars Wars style laser shield technology 'Iron Beam'   Feb 15, 1:48 pm
Washington, Feb. 15 (ANI): Israel has reportedly unveiled a laser shield technology that is capable of shooting down short-range missiles to prevent damage from enemy rocket fire.
CSA chief backs ICC 'agreement' to ensure 'democracy' in cricket governance for long-term  Feb 9, 11:48 am
Johannesburg, Feb 9 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) has insisted that the agreement reached by the ICC board in Singapore is a work in progress which will guarantee the sustainability of the game and a democratic system of leadership in the long term.
ICC revamp plan approved in Singapore, Srinivasan to become chairman  Feb 8, 12:52 pm
Singapore, Feb.8 (ANI): The International Cricket Council's (ICC's) radical revamp plan proposed by the "Big Three" of international Cricket-India, Australia and England-was approved on Saturday by eight members voting in favour of it, and two abstaining from the voting process.
San Francisco, London, Dubai among 'top 10' most dynamic business cities in world  Feb 3, 1:29 pm
Dubai, Feb.3 (ANI): San Francisco has been reportedly named the first most dynamic city in the world for business, followed by London and Dubai.
London tops world's most expensive city list   Feb 2, 11:01 am
London, Feb. 2 (ANI): London has become the most expensive country in the world, a new survey has found.
Cardiff, Colombo and Singapore in contention to replace Dubai as ICC base   Jan 20, 1:21 pm
London, Jan 20 (ANI): Cardiff along with Colombo and Singapore is in contention to replace Dubai as the headquarters of the International Cricket Council under new plans to overhaul the sport and introduce relegation and promotion for Test teams.
Potential treatment for deadly bacterial infections discovered  Jan 19, 10:40 am
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): Scientists in Singapore have found that asparaginase (ASNASE) - the enzyme that degrades the amino acid asparagine and serves as a common chemotherapeutic agent - arrests Group A Streptococcus (GAS) growth in human blood and blocks bacteria's proliferation, thus initiating a new potential treatment against deadly Streptococcal infections.