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# singapore - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

From The42 The best Liverpool FC-themed wedding you'll see on the internet today Ynwa This post contains videos

The best Liverpool FC-themed wedding you'll see on the internet today

They met through a shared love of Liverpool FC, they wed through a shared love of Liverpool FC…

# singapore - Saturday 17 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge 5 unusual places to spend St Patrick's Day St Patrick's Day

5 unusual places to spend St Patrick's Day

TheJournal.ie has rounded up some of the more unusual spots to celebrate St Patrick’s Day this year.

# singapore - Friday 16 March, 2012

Taoiseach's St Patrick's Day 'diplomatic and charm offensive'

Here’s how the Associated Press news agency reports Taoiseach Enda Kenny and over a dozen other government ministers’ mission to “woo investment” into “debt-crippled Ireland”.

# singapore - Monday 23 January, 2012

Councillor wants Trim to become Ireland's first chewing gum-free town Sticky Situation This post contains a poll

Councillor wants Trim to become Ireland's first chewing gum-free town

Although shopkeepers have rejected the idea, Fine Gael councillor Gerry Reilly wants the town to examine plans to outlaw chewing gum.

# singapore - Monday 28 November, 2011

Column: New CEO of AIB knows the tale of two islands

Former trader Nick Leeson writes that David Duffy should be up to the challenge of bringing AIB to heel – after all, Duffy oversaw the takeover of Barings Bank in Singapore, the very bank brought down by Leeson’s actions.

# singapore - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

From The42 'I'm a better swimmer now' - Thorpe Claim

'I'm a better swimmer now' - Thorpe

Despite seemingly being past his peak, the Australian athlete claims he is a technically improved swimmer.

# singapore - Friday 4 November, 2011

Qantas flight makes emergency landing after engine trouble

One of the A380′s four engines shut down during the flight from Singapore to London, forcing it to land in Dubai.

From The42 Thorpedo takes second in first swim back Comebacks

Thorpedo takes second in first swim back

Five-time Olympic gold medallist Ian Thorpe finished second in his heat and qualified sixth fastest for the final of the 100m IM in his comeback swim at the Singapore World Cup.

# singapore - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Manchester United delays IPO - reports

The English football club’s plans to float some shares on the Singapore Stock Exchange has been put on hold because of volatile market conditions.

# singapore - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Singapore lifts ban on Irish beef

There is some good news for Irish farmers today as Singapore lifts its 11-year-old ban on Irish beef.

# singapore - Monday 8 August, 2011

Nick Leeson - who brought down Barings Bank - apologises to boss

The infamous ‘rogue trader’ has come face to face with his former boss for the first time since the bank’s crash in 1995.

# singapore - Thursday 21 April, 2011

Baby found buried alive in a rooftop garden in Singapore

The baby boy was found in a shallow grave with a bag twisted around his neck.

# singapore - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

Bangladeshi man survives nine days trapped in cargo container

Port worker’s companion died after they were accidentally trapped in the container.

# singapore - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

From The Daily Edge Singapore soldier branded a 'softie' for letting his maid carry his bag Softie

Singapore soldier branded a 'softie' for letting his maid carry his bag

The conscripted serviceman had received counselling following the incident, which saw his domestic helper shouldering his military rucksack

# singapore - Friday 25 March, 2011

Two Japanese travellers hospitalised with 'severe' radiation levels

News comes as nuclear safety officials say that workers were exposed to 10,0000 times the safe radiation level on Thursday.

# singapore - Friday 12 November, 2010

Rolls-Royce finds cause of Qantas engine failure

Engine manufacturer says one part, confined to its Trent 900 engines, caused the mid-air engine explosion on last week’s Qantas flight.

# singapore - Monday 8 November, 2010

Qantas A380 planes still grounded

Airline’s CEO says leaks have been found in engines of three grounded planes, and Qantas will lease aircraft to meet its schedule.

# singapore - Saturday 6 November, 2010

Qantas pilot, crew on both engine failure flights

Airline grounded all Airbus A380 jets after Thursday’s crash. The same pilot and crew who were on board were also on Friday’s flight, which was forced to land after flames poured from engine.

# singapore - Thursday 14 October, 2010

From The42 Harrington roars into contention in Malaysia Iskandar Johor Open

Harrington roars into contention in Malaysia

The Irishman puts his off-form Ryder Cup behind him to card an opening day 64 and tie for the lead.