Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

41-50 results from 1000 for query «singapore»

29 August 2017 9:34 AM Gold peaks at 30,000 mark on North Korea's missile launch over Japan

Gold prices soared sharply by Rs 550 to trade at Rs 30,450 per ten gram at the bullion market today after North Korea fired a missile over Japan, deepening the tension between Pyongyang and the US. Silver followed suit to recapture the Rs 41,000-mark by climbing Rs 900 to Rs 41,100 per kg on increased offtake by industrial units and coin makers 16

24 August 2017 9:15 PM Qantas seeks Holy Grail of nonstop Sydney to London, New York flights by 2022

Qantas is calling on Airbus and Boeing to deliver an aircraft capable of operating nonstop from Australia’s east coast to London and New York within five years. The airline has for some time harboured ambitions of nonstop flights from Sydney to the two cities sitting on the other side of the world that are among Australia’s most popular outbound destinations 60

22 August 2017 1:59 AM Election 2017 Live: Greens in further turmoil as Parliament dissolves

The past few weeks have been some of the toughest in Green Party history, and they continue to worsen. Political director Joss Debreceny has resigned with just a few weeks until the election, after being appointed last year. Meanwhile, the party's chief of staff Deborah Morris-Travers has also stepped down from the role but will stay on in a "special 51

22 August 2017 12:24 AM Will Australia lose spot at Eurovision as Eurovision Asia prepares launch?

Is Australia about to lose its spot on the Eurovision stage and be moved to Eurovision Asia? It seems the dream of a song contest across Asia is coming to life with the launch of Eurovision Asia. At the weekend a promo video was launched to promote the new venture which featured a brief appearance from former Australian Eurovision contestant Dami Im. “The Greatest 47

21 August 2017 10:45 PM US Navy halts all operations worldwide to investigate warship collision near Singapore

The US Navy has announced that the world’s largest and most powerful armada will immediately pause all operations for a fleet-wide safety review following the predawn collision of a guided-missile destroyer and an oil tanker that left 10 sailors missing near Singapore, the fourth naval accident in the Pacific this year. Chief of Naval Operations Admiral 18

21 August 2017 10:23 PM Doctors called safe daily amount of coffee

On the contrary: those who drank up to five cups of coffee a day, less likely to become victims of heart attack or stroke than those who do not drink coffee. Doctors refer to the results of a large study conducted by researchers at Harvard University (USA) and Singapore, and is dedicated to the relationship between the amount of consumed coffee and cardiovascular 110

21 August 2017 2:44 PM Navy chief orders probe into Pacific fleet after collisions

SINGAPORE (AP) - The U.S. Navy ordered a broad investigation Monday into the performance and readiness of the Pacific-based 7th Fleet after an early morning collision between the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker in Southeast Asian waters left 10 U.S. sailors missing and others injured. It was the second major collision in the last two months involving 30

21 August 2017 5:36 AM US Navy ship and oil tanker collide off Singapore

Ten sailors are missing and five have been injured after a US destroyer and an oil tanker collided off the coast of Singapore, the US Navy says. The guided missile destroyer USS John S McCain was sailing east of Singapore and preparing to stop in the port when the collision with the Liberian-flagged vessel occurred. The collision was reported before 23

21 August 2017 4:27 AM Ten sailors missing after U.S. warship, tanker collide near Singapore

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Ten sailors are missing after a U.S. warship collided with an oil tanker east of Singapore on Monday, the U.S. Navy said, the second accident involving U.S. Navy destroyers in Asian waters in little more than two months. The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with the merchant vessel Alnic MC before dawn while 25

21 August 2017 3:07 AM US warship collides with merchant ship near Singapore

U.S. warship commanders removed following crash0:54 Senior naval officers involved in the crash between the USS Fitzgerald warship and a cargo vessel near Japan have been relieved of their duties and several others are facing punishments. Graham Mackay reports. TEN sailors are missing and five are injured after a US warship collided with an oil and chemical 29