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  • 19 Apr 2014 14:16

    Philippines boosts MERS monitoring after UAE nurse scare

    The Philippines said Saturday it was stepping up its defences against the deadly MERS virus, with the large numbers of Filipino workers in the Middle East seen as potential carriers.

  • 19 Apr 2014 16:18

    MH370 search at "critical juncture": M'sia

    The effort to find missing flight MH370 is at a "very critical juncture", Malaysia's acting transport minister said Saturday as authorities mull whether to reassess a challenging search of the Indian Ocean seabed that has so far found nothing.

  • 19 Apr 2014 21:55

    Everest avalanche death toll reaches 13

    Rescuers on Mount Everest found the body of a 13th Nepalese guide on Saturday as authorities ruled out hope of finding any more survivors from the deadliest accident ever on the world's highest peak.

  • 19 Apr 2014 05:14

    No Obama meeting for Malaysia's Anwar

    President Barack Obama does not plan to see Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim when he is in Kuala Lumpur next week, though US officials on Friday did not rule out a lower-level meeting.

  • 19 Apr 2014 05:07

    North Korea hits out at UN meeting over abuses

    North Korea hit out at an informal meeting of the UN Security Council in which the body was urged to slap sanctions on Pyongyang officials responsible for human rights abuses.

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