Japan doctor who practiced until months before his death dies at 105
7/18/2017 2:15:37 PM (GMT+7)
A centenarian Japanese doctor who saw patients until just months before his death and helped set up the medical systems that have made Japan one of the world's longest-lived nations died on Tuesday

Samsung Elec to recover rare metals from recalled Note 7s
7/18/2017 1:37:38 PM (GMT+7)
Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday it plans to recover 157 tonnes' worth of rare metals from recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in a bid to minimize the environmental impact of the fire-prone devices.

Less stress might mean lower blood sugar for overweight women
7/17/2017 4:20:00 PM (GMT+7)
 An eight-week mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) program not only reduces stress, but could also lower blood sugar, 

Global cyber attack could spur $53 billion in losses: Lloyd's of London
7/17/2017 4:33:12 PM (GMT+7)
 A major, global cyber attack could trigger an average of $53 billion of economic losses, a figure on par with a catastrophic natural disaster such as U.S. Superstorm Sandy in 2012, 

Message service Telegram to shut some public channels after Indonesia ban
7/17/2017 9:45:29 PM (GMT+7)
Encrypted messaging service Telegram will shut down "terrorist-related" public channels, its founder said on Sunday, after Indonesia's government blocked access to the platform citing security concerns.

Tired of war, South Sudanese youth turn to art to push for peace
7/14/2017 3:41:00 PM (GMT+7)
 South Sudanese activists are using music, poetry, theater, comedy, dance and fashion to preach tolerance in the world's youngest nation which has been divided by years of civil war.

U.S. farm lobby turns up heat on Trump team as NAFTA talks near
7/14/2017 2:42:00 PM (GMT+7)
  With talks to renegotiate the NAFTA trade pact just weeks away, U.S. farm groups and lawmakers from rural states are intensifying lobbying of President Donald Trump's administration ...

Pop star Beyonce posts first pictures of twins on Instagram
7/14/2017 3:10:15 PM (GMT+7)
 Pop star Beyonce posted the pictures of her twins, Sir Carter and Rumi, in an Instagram post on Friday, in her first public acknowledgement of their birth.

11 TPP states seeks new framework to implement pact
7/14/2017 9:51:41 AM (GMT+7)
The chief negotiators of the 11 TPP countries have agreed to aim to put the regional free trade deal into force under a new framework, following the withdrawal of the US, according Kyodo news.

EU parliament extends exemption for foreign flights from carbon emissions scheme
7/13/2017 4:50:00 PM (GMT+7)
A European Union parliamentary committee voted on Tuesday to extend the exemption of international flights from the EU’s charges for carbon emissions, b

Swiss private bank Falcon introduces bitcoin asset management
7/13/2017 10:35:00 AM (GMT+7)
Wealthy clients of Swiss private bank Falcon will be able to store and trade bitcoins via their cash holdings with the bank from Wednesday, a move that signals the traction the virtual currency is gaining 

Dark hair dye and chemical relaxers linked to breast cancer
7/13/2017 11:15:00 AM (GMT+7)
 African-American and white women who regularly chemically straightened their hair or dyed it dark brown or black had an elevated risk of breast cancer, 


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