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Australian Insurers Cover Procedures Done Overseas
January 16 2015 4:05 PM
Because of the rapid pace of growth of medical tourism, Australian insurers are starting to cover medical procedures done abroad. Yearly, about 25,000 Australians undergo cosmetic procedures overseas valued at $300 million, experts said.
Deflation Fears In Asia And Europe As Oil Prices Continue To Fall
January 15 2015 1:30 PM
Falling oil prices may be impacting not only countries that produce the commodity but also oil-importing countries.
Prince Andrew Photos Surrounded By Topless Women In Thailand Go Viral
January 09 2015 11:07 AM
Prince Andrew and Buckingham Palace may keep on denying that he had sex with then 17-year-old Virginia Roberts, the alleged sex slave of convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein. However, at least he can't deny that he knows her, based on a photo of them together in the mansion of Epstein.
Thailand Takes Exception To New Zealand's Political Asylum To Lese Majeste Suspect
January 07 2015 12:16 PM
The issue has the potential to affect the bilateral relations between the two countries.
Pope Francis Announces 20 New Cardinals; One Kiwi and One Tongan Named
January 05 2015 9:16 AM
Pope Francis has announced 20 new cardinals, one is from New Zealand, and another is from Tonga.
Latex, Turtlenecks & Middle Eastern Food Top Trends For 2015
January 02 2015 11:16 AM
If rideshares, ice bucket challenges and selfies dominated 2014, for 2015, among the trends that will be prominent are the use of latex and turtleneck for fashion and Middle Eastern food for cuisine.
Kim Kardashian West: 2014 Year In Review
January 02 2015 9:43 AM
From getting married to her attempt to break the internet with her nude photos, here is Kim Kardashian's year in review.
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon December 31, 2014
December 31 2014 5:39 PM
Australian shares failed to maintain early gains and finished modestly lower this holiday-shortened trading session. Volume was very light; in fact today was the quietest day of 2014 with only $1.3bn worth of shares traded.
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday December 31, 2014
December 31 2014 2:32 PM
Australian shares are flat in what has been a volatile but quiet week for local stocks. The ASX 200 is up just 2pts at lunch, slumped by 1 per cent yesterday and surged by 1.5 per cent on Monday. It has been half as busy as usual so far this week - with investors in holiday mode. Today is likely to be an uneventful session for the Australian market as the ASX will be closing at 14:10pm AEDT (two hours earlier than usual).
What Russia Wants from Google: Vladimir Putin Wants Got Chocolate Post Taken Down
December 31 2014 12:44 PM
Countries have varying degrees of legislation and in Russia writing something about chocolate can be a federal offense.
Russia vs Google: Takedown Demands Increased by 25 Percent
December 30 2014 8:50 PM
Google's role in facilitating content has also its roadblocks especially with takedown requests from country governments.
Australian Stock Market Report –Afternoon December 30, 2014
December 30 2014 7:20 PM
Australian shares extended their losses this afternoon to shed 1 per cent and wipe out a chunk of yesterday's 1.5 per cent surge.
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon December 29, 2014
December 29 2014 5:02 PM
Australian shares surged despite a substantial fall in market activity (volume). The ASX 200 Index extended earlier gains to finish 1.5 per cent firmer by close; finishing at intraday highs.
Sweden Launches Website To Crack Down On Child Sex Tourists
December 17 2014 5:00 PM
The website run by law enforcement agencies can deter the predators from having a free run when they are outside the country.
Miss World 2014 Final Event: Miss Australia Courtney Thorpe Reaches Top Five But Fails To Wear A Crown
December 15 2014 7:34 AM
Miss South Africa Rolene Strauss is 2014 Miss World. Miss Australia Courtney Thorpe's 30-sec answer fails to impress the judges.
Miss World 2014 Winner Rolene Strauss's Brilliant Winning Answer, 'Humanity, Forgiveness And Peace Is Important' -- Find Out More
December 15 2014 5:04 AM
The Miss World 2014 winner, Miss South Africa Rolene Strauss, gave a brilliant answer to the question why do you think that you should be the next Miss World 2014.
Miss World 2014 Top 10 People's Choice Contestants: Miss Australia, Miss Barbados, Miss Haiti Are Leading The Way
December 12 2014 9:01 PM
Details about Miss World 2014 People's Choice top three contestants.
Uber Banned In Indian Capital Region After Rape Accusations On Driver
December 12 2014 11:33 AM
The service has been banned from the national capital region after one of its driver raped a passenger.
Gina Carano Shelves UFC Possibility, Joins Jean-Claude Van Damme in ‘Kickboxer’ Remake
December 11 2014 7:54 PM
The prospect of seeing Gina Carano in the UFC gets bleak as the movie star joins the star-studded cast of the "Kickboxer" remake.
Jessica Alba Sexy Picture Surfaces From Thailand: After 'Protruding Ribs' Report, Actress Flaunts Lean Figure In Plunging Neckline Dress
December 08 2014 7:42 PM
Jessica Alba shows off her skinny body in another picture.