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# singapore - Monday 29 December, 2014

Q&A: What happened to missing AirAsia flight QZ8501?

The head of the search and rescue operation has said “the hypothesis is the plane is at the bottom of the sea”.

# singapore - Thursday 4 December, 2014

From The42 Irish netball team set for Singapore adventure Challenge

Irish netball team set for Singapore adventure

The tournament sees them face sides including Samoa, Botswana, Papua New Guinea and Malaysia.

# singapore - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Pizza Hut apologises for calling customer 'Pink Fat Lady' on receipt Whoops

Pizza Hut apologises for calling customer 'Pink Fat Lady' on receipt

Would you like to supersize that apology?

# singapore - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Gallery: These 20 amazing designs are up for the World Building of the Year award

Turkey, Japan, Iran, Korean, the UK and Australia are all represented.

# singapore - Friday 18 July, 2014

Here are the 'pro-gay' kids books Singapore is clamping down on

A penguin with two dads, children adopted from China, and an American favourite.

# singapore - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

From The42 Japan and Singapore go head-to-head for final Super Rugby spot Growing Game

Japan and Singapore go head-to-head for final Super Rugby spot

The Asian nations are both in contention for the 18th place in the expanded competition.

# singapore - Friday 11 July, 2014

Singapore national library to destroy LGBT-themed children's books

Library says three books are contrary to its “pro-family” stance.

# singapore - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

From The42 Cardiff Blues confirm Owen Williams has suffered 'significant' spinal cord injury Stay Strong For Ows

Cardiff Blues confirm Owen Williams has suffered 'significant' spinal cord injury

The 22-year-old Welsh centre incurred the injury at the World Club 10s.

# singapore - Monday 12 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Woman traumatised after finding a python in her loo Sneaky Snake

Woman traumatised after finding a python in her loo

She now can’t use the toilet in her own home. Naturally.

# singapore - Monday 27 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge There's a fast food place in Taiwan called 'Ireland's Potato' Spud U Like

# singapore - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Joint trade mission will see Bruton travel to the Singapore Airshow

Minister Richard Bruton will make the trip next month with UK and Northern Ireland ministers.

# singapore - Friday 29 November, 2013

From The42 Irish netball side set for Nations Cup adventure in Singapore Interview

Irish netball side set for Nations Cup adventure in Singapore

We interview team spokesperson Liz Allan about their hopes and preparation ahead of the tournament.

# singapore - Friday 9 August, 2013

Irish woman, 25, found dead in bed in Singapore RIP

Irish woman, 25, found dead in bed in Singapore

Orla Daly originally from Clontarf, Dublin was living and working in Queenstown, Singapore.

# singapore - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Woman jailed after kicking maid's 'private parts'

The woman was charged with multiple attacks on her maid which the judge described as “repugnant to all notions of common humanity”.

# singapore - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge 'Snail facial' is new beauty treatment in Japan Escargot

'Snail facial' is new beauty treatment in Japan

Yes, it involves putting snails on your face.

# singapore - Friday 21 June, 2013

Helicopters 'water-bomb' Singapore to fight hazardous smoky haze

Sinagpore is shrouded in haze due to forest fires on the neighbouring Indonesian island of Sumatra.

# singapore - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Not much of a view: Singapore's haze hits crisis levels

The city-state’s pollution index stood at 218 today: 200 is ‘very unhealthy’, and ’300′ is hazardous…

Monkeys, frogs and pythons: How many animals can you fit in a Singapore flat?

The owner could be jailed for two years and fined up to $297,000 for keeping the 32 animals in his apartment.

# singapore - Monday 11 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge Monday Blues? These birds will cheer you up In Pictures

Monday Blues? These birds will cheer you up

Smile, or your money back.

# singapore - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Indian gang-rape victim cremated

The funeral of the 23-year-old medical student took place today amid protests across India over her death.

# singapore - Saturday 29 December, 2012

India appeals for calm after gang-rape victim dies

Police in New Delhi are clamping down on protests after the unnamed 23-year-old medical student died of her injuries last night.

# singapore - Friday 28 December, 2012

Indian gang-rape victim dies RIP

Indian gang-rape victim dies

The 23-year-old died of severe organ failure in a Singapore hospital where she had been airlifted yesterday.

India gang-rape victim battles against the odds: medics

The victim suffered a heart attack and brain injuries, with doctors saying she is battling an infection in her lungs.

# singapore - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Doctors battle to save India gang-rape victim

The 23-year-old student was airlifted from India to Singapore overnight in a bid to save her life after a vicious gang-rape on a New Dehli bus left her with severe injuries.

# singapore - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Singapore's largest newspaper to introduce pet obituaries

Residents in Singapore generally have large disposable incomes and fewer children.

# singapore - Monday 12 November, 2012

From The42 Watch out Tiger, Jack - Rory's hungry for more Golf

Watch out Tiger, Jack - Rory's hungry for more

“My biggest goal this week was to try to win the Singapore Open and I just came up a little bit short,” he said.

# singapore - Saturday 10 November, 2012

From The42 Rory McIlroy makes charge in Singapore Golf

Rory McIlroy makes charge in Singapore

McIlroy raced into contention with two birdies and an eagle in the first nine holes of his third round.

# singapore - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know this morning.

What could Irish businesses learn from those in Singapore?

An ESRI study has compared the two countries as examples of countries where the number of patents is above average.

# singapore - Monday 15 October, 2012

From The42 Liverpool legend Fowler defends Suarez in diving row LFC

Liverpool legend Fowler defends Suarez in diving row

The Anfield hero said diving had always taken place in football and eradicating it would be difficult.

# singapore - Sunday 14 October, 2012

From The42 Formula One: Vettel wins in Korea to usurp Alonso Winning

Formula One: Vettel wins in Korea to usurp Alonso

It was the 25-year-old German’s third win in three races today, and he will now be favourite to retain his crown.

# singapore - Monday 8 October, 2012

Trade unionist in Singapore sacked for racist Facebook post

Assistant director of National Trades Union Congress ‘wrote racially offensive comments about the country’s Malay minority’.

# singapore - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: I will always love you, random Karaoke singing girl Check Out The Pipes This post contains videos

VIDEO: I will always love you, random Karaoke singing girl

An unidentified girl steps up to the mic at a karaoke machine in a supermarket, with some impressive results.

# singapore - Friday 10 August, 2012

Manchester United slashes price for US IPO

The move comes amid doubts about the team’s ability to boost profits as long as it carries a hefty debt burden.

# singapore - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Singapore boys face seven years' jail for bus theft and joyriding

Police in Singapore said the three teenagers, who could face up to seven years in prison, were behind the theft of two school buses.

# singapore - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Irish lamb now on the menu in Singapore

Singapore has opened its trade doors to Irish sheep meat.

# singapore - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Anti-litter lobby backs 50c tax on chewing gum

Irish Business Against Litter says it supports Phil Hogan’s proposal for a gum tax, warning that any tax needs to be steep.

# singapore - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

GALLERY: Ireland's 20 most improved trading partners in 2011 Trade This post contains images

GALLERY: Ireland's 20 most improved trading partners in 2011

We’ve ranked the countries with which Ireland has the best surplus of exports – and seen where that’s grown in 2011.

# singapore - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Tsunami warnings lifted after two earthquakes off Indonesian coast

The earthquake was measured initially as 8.9 magnitude but has since been revised downwards to 8.6 as tsunami warnings were issued in over a dozen countries. Some have since been lifted.

# singapore - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Is Robert Mugabe fighting for his life?

The Zimbabwean leader is reportedly undergoing medical treatment in Singapore amid speculation he may be about to hand over power.