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Hui Min Neo

Hui Min Neo

    German football boss rejects Özil racism charge, but admits mistake
    German football boss rejects Özil racism charge, but admits mistake
    The chief of the German Football Association (DFB) on Thursday rejected accusations of racism by Mesut Özil but admitted he should have done more...
    Germany in political turmoil as coalition talks fail
    Germany in political turmoil as coalition talks fail
    Chancellor Angela Merkel was left scrambling for ways to drag Germany out of crisis Monday after high-stakes talks to form a new government...
    Davos calls for clear laws against cybercrime
    Davos calls for clear laws against cybercrime
    International action to snuff out cybercrime is desperately needed, officials and business leaders said, warning that criminals move at internet...
    Doha talks deadlocked despite world trade meeting
    Doha talks deadlocked despite world trade meeting
    The World Trade Organisation (WTO) wrapped up a ministerial meeting on Saturday deadlocked on the Doha Round of negotiations for a global free...
    Emerging giants dangle aid carrot at G20 summit
    Emerging giants dangle aid carrot at G20 summit
    Emerging giants pressured European Union (EU) countries at the Group of 20 on Thursday to solve their debt crisis, with Beijing dangling $100-billion in rescue funds if the eurozone guarantees its bailout will work....
    $2-bn UBS fraud scandal could see forced resignations
    $2-bn UBS fraud scandal could see forced resignations
    Pressure mounted on bosses of Swiss bank giant UBS to quit for failing to prevent a $2-billion trading loss, as the father of the broker accused of...
    Lesson learned: What apartheid taught the UN's Navi Pillay
    Lesson learned: What apartheid taught the UN's Navi Pillay
    Navi Pillay, the United Nations human rights chief, remembers a time when only white men could be judges in South Africa.
    UN passes 'historic' gay rights resolution
    UN passes 'historic' gay rights resolution
    The United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday passed an historic resolution that seeks equal rights for everyone regardless of their sexual...
    UN: DRC mass rapes 'defy belief'
    UN: DRC mass rapes 'defy belief'
    Three groups of armed militia raped at least 303 civilians in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) over four days, said a United Nations...
    US vows to pursue Polanski
    US vows to pursue Polanski
    The United States expressed disappointment at Switzerland's refusal to extradite Roman Polanski and vowed to pursue the three decade hunt for the...
    Aids death toll passes 25-million
    Aids death toll passes 25-million
    HIV/Aids has now killed 25-million people around the world but the number of new infections is slowing sharply, the UN said in its annual report on...
    World powers seek to pressure Iran over nuclear drive
    World powers seek to pressure Iran over nuclear drive
    Six world powers on Thursday started crunch talks with Iran seeking to pressure Tehran to prove that its nuclear programme is peaceful.