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CommonWealth selects 24 best service providers


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

After months of survey with a total of over 6,000 valid responses, the CommonWealth Magazine Golden Service Award finally revealed the winners in 24 service...full story
updated 2014-04-24 08:18 PM
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CommonWealth selects 24 best service providers

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

After months of survey with a total of over 6,000 valid responses, the CommonWealth Magazine Golden Service Award finally revealed the winners in 24 service....Fullstory

2014-04-24 08:18 PM

Hundreds of Congolese M23 rebels stuck in Uganda

Associated Press

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) -- The civilian head of Congo's vanquished M23 rebel movement says hundreds of rebels are stuck in Uganda as they await confirmation....Fullstory

2014-04-24 07:22 PM

China demands local solutions for grievances

Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) -- Chinese state media say a national agency has issued new regulations to ban residents from bypassing local authorities in lodging complaints in....Fullstory

2014-04-24 06:22 PM

Jokes are out as South Korea mourns ferry victims Jokes are out as South Korea mourns ferry victims
By JUNG-YOON CHOI
Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Jokes and concerts are out. So are school field trips and boisterous cheering at baseball games. As South Korea mourns one....Fullstory

2014-04-24 06:01 PM

N fund pays $990 million in Kuwait compensation

Associated Press

GENEVA (AP) -- GENEVA (AP) -- A U.N. panel that settles claims for damages resulting from Iraq's 1990 invasion of Kuwait has paid out another....Fullstory

2014-04-24 05:22 PM

Iraq: Suicide attack kills at least 10 people
By SINAN SALAHEDDIN
Associated Press

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraqi officials say a suicide attack on a police checkpoint south of the capital, Baghdad, has killed at least 10 people and....Fullstory

2014-04-24 04:42 PM

Militant group in Egypt says it killed officer Militant group in Egypt says it killed officer

Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) -- An Islamic militant group in Egypt has claimed responsibility for a bombing that killed a senior police officer the day before. It says....Fullstory

2014-04-24 04:42 PM

Last appeal bid rejected in HK 'Milkshake Murder'

Associated Press

HONG KONG (AP) -- Hong Kong's top court has rejected a final bid for an appeal by an American convicted of drugging her wealthy banker....Fullstory

2014-04-24 03:22 PM

Malfunction forces Malaysia plane to turn back

Associated Press

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Firefly Airlines says one of its domestic flights was forced to turn back shortly after takeoff early Thursday due to....Fullstory

2014-04-24 02:42 PM

Classes begin at SKorean school full of mourning Classes begin at SKorean school full of mourning
By CHANG YONG-JUN and GILLIAN WONG
Associated Press

ANSAN, South Korea (AP) -- Students in the city hit hardest by the South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes Thursday, their school campus a....Fullstory

2014-04-24 02:42 PM

Nigeria: Forcados oil terminal still closed

Associated Press

WARRI, Nigeria (AP) -- Shell Nigeria says its Forcados oil export terminal remains closed, seven weeks after it was shut down to repair a sabotaged....Fullstory

2014-04-24 08:01 PM

Activists: Syrian airstrikes in north kill 18

Associated Press

BEIRUT (AP) -- Opposition activists say Syrian government airstrikes on a vegetable market in a rebel-held town in the northern Aleppo province have killed at....Fullstory

2014-04-24 07:22 PM

Lin Yi-hsiung : Referendum Law must be amended first for meaningful result

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Lin calls for amendment to Referendum Law to lower thresholds so that there will be a chance a rereendum could pass....Fullstory

2014-04-24 06:20 PM

Indonesian school: We'll cooperate in abuse probe

Associated Press

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- A prestigious international school in Indonesia says it is cooperating with police in their investigation into an alleged child abuse case....Fullstory

2014-04-24 06:01 PM

DPP, KMT chairs, possibly Wang Jin-pyng to discuss nuclear power issues

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Ma Ying-jeou, Su Tseng-chang and possibly Wang Jin-pyng could meet to discuss possible solutions to the impasse over the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant....Fullstory

2014-04-24 05:18 PM

UK police seek to halt Brits joining Syria rebels

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- British police are launching a nationwide bid to prevent young people from traveling to Syria to take part in the fighting there. Metropolitan....Fullstory

2014-04-24 04:42 PM

3 people missing after freighter sinks off Greece

Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greek rescue teams are searching for three people reported missing after a cargo ship sank off the southern island of Crete. A....Fullstory

2014-04-24 04:01 PM

Ukraine official: city hall cleared of protesters Ukraine official: city hall cleared of protesters

Associated Press

MOSCOW (AP) -- Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says police have cleared the city hall in a southeastern city of pro-Russian protesters who had been....Fullstory

2014-04-24 03:22 PM

Afghan guard shoots dead 3 foreigners in hospital

Associated Press

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Police in Afghanistan say a security guard has opened fire in a Kabul hospital, killing three foreigners and wounding one other....Fullstory

2014-04-24 02:42 PM

Kashmiris stage protests during Indian elections
By AIJAZ HUSSAIN
Associated Press

SRINAGAR, India (AP) -- Indian forces used tear gas and wooden batons to disperse scores of Kashmiri demonstrators who raised anti-India slogans and threw rocks....Fullstory

2014-04-24 02:22 PM

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