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Sam Reeves

Sam Reeves

    China plastic waste ban throws global recycling into chaos
    China plastic waste ban throws global recycling into chaos
    From grubby packaging engulfing small Southeast Asian communities to waste piling up in plants from the US to Australia, China's ban on accepting...
    Sports-loving sultan picked as Malaysian king after shock abdication
    Sports-loving sultan picked as Malaysian king after shock abdication
    Malaysia's royal families on Thursday picked a sports-loving sultan as the country's new king after the last monarch abdicated in a historic first...
    New Malaysian king to be picked this month after shock abdication
    New Malaysian king to be picked this month after shock abdication
    A new Malaysian king will be elected and sworn in this month, royal officials said Monday, after Sultan Muhammad V abdicated in a historic first...
    Malaysia's king abdicates in historic first
    Malaysia's king abdicates in historic first
    Malaysia's king has abdicated, royal officials said on Sunday, in a historic first for the country that ended weeks of speculation about his future...
    Malaysia's Mahathir, 92, eyes comeback in the opposition he once crushed
    Malaysia's Mahathir, 92, eyes comeback in the opposition he once crushed
    At the age of 92, Malaysia's one-time strongman Mahathir Mohamad is again seeking the leadership, but this time at the helm of the opposition that...
    Bubble or brave new world? Bitcoin breaks $10,000 barrier
    Bubble or brave new world? Bitcoin breaks $10,000 barrier
    Bitcoin broke through the $10,000 barrier for the first time on Wednesday as it extends a stratospheric rise that has delighted investors but...
    Face scanners, robot cleaners to make flying a breeze
    Face scanners, robot cleaners to make flying a breeze
    Passengers’ baggage is collected by robots, while the owners relax in a waiting area complete with an indoor garden before getting a face scan...
    Irate Murdoch dismisses 'mafia boss' accusation
    Irate Murdoch dismisses 'mafia boss' accusation
    James Murdoch angrily rejected claims on Thursday that he was like a "mafia boss" and denied misleading British lawmakers about the extent of his...
    Tension high as student protesters march in London
    Tension high as student protesters march in London
    Thousands of students marched through London on Wednesday against cuts to university funding, facing off against police armed with rubber bullets...
    News Corp's Brooks feels 'deep sense of responsibility'
    News Corp's Brooks feels 'deep sense of responsibility'
    Rebekah Brooks, the embattled chief executive of Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper wing, quit on Friday as the phone hacking scandal forced the...
    British link to Sweden bombing
    British link to Sweden bombing
    British police were searching an address in Southern England on Monday in connection with weekend bombings in Sweden, amid reports the alleged...
    Honeymoon murder husband surrenders
    Honeymoon murder husband surrenders
    Shrien Dewani, 30, surrendered himself to authorities in Bristol, southwest England, late on Tuesday and was detained by London police in connection with the killing of his wife in South Africa....