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    18 Sep 2014 Thu

    India says Modi raised China border incursions with Xi

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi raised the issue of incursions by Chinese troops on the disputed border during talks with visiting President Xi Jinping, the foreign ministry said Thursday (Sep 18).

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    18 Sep 2014 Thu

    Tennis: Li Na to announce retirement, according to Chinese media

    Chinese tennis star Li Na is expected to announce her retirement from the sport on Friday (Sep 19), according to reports from China.

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    18 Sep 2014 Thu

    K Box might fall foul of Personal Data Protection Act: Analysts

    The karaoke operator could face regulatory action for not protecting personal data in its possession, security experts say, following the data breach which saw details of more than 317,000 members leaked.

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    18 Sep 2014 Thu

    Hurricane Polo surges off Mexico's Pacific coast

    Hurricane Polo formed off Mexico's southwestern coast late Wednesday (Sep 17), threatening to spark floods and mudslides days after another storm wreaked havoc in popular resorts further north.

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    18 Sep 2014 Thu

    Amazon unveils new Fire tablets and Kindle e-readers on Wednesday (Sep 17) expanded its array of tablets and Kindle e-readers, capping its line-up with a new flagship Fire HDX model boasting 'stunning' display and Dolby Atmos sound.

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    18 Sep 2014 Thu

    IS 'mafia' cash flow poses difficult target for West

    Western governments are facing an uphill battle trying to squeeze the finances of Islamic State militants, as the extremists operate like a "mafia" in territory under their control in Syria and Iraq, experts said Wednesday (Sep 17).

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    18 Sep 2014 Thu

    New Zealand voters ride 'rock star' economy

    With New Zealand's economy finally humming after successive shocks from the global financial crisis and a devastating 2011 earthquake, Prime Minister John Key's constant refrain ahead of Saturday's (Sep 20) election has been to keep the good times rolling.

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    18 Sep 2014 Thu

    'Laughing Gor' Michael Tse to be a dad

    Actor Michael Tse, who is best known for playing the gangster Laughing Gor in a popular Hong Kong drama, recently revealed that his 39-year-old wife is about 10 weeks pregnant.

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    18 Sep 2014 Thu

    Warner Brothers plans to slash up to 1,000 jobs

    Warner Brothers, the fabled Hollywood studios, plans to eliminate as many as 1,000 jobs, which would be more than 10 per cent of its work force, industry journal Variety reported Wednesday (Sep 17).

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    18 Sep 2014 Thu

    National Stadium running track open to public

    Members of the public are welcome to enjoy the National Stadium's running track and stands from now until Sunday, Sep 21.