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Taiwan proposes Asia's first same-sex marriage law after voters reject legal equality in referendums

1 hour ago   |   The Independent

LGBT+ rights activists argue separate law for gay marriage is discriminatory
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5G could solve major 4G congestion

5G could solve major 4G congestion

2 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Ahead of 5G 's global rollout, mobile analytic company Opensignal has published a new report analyzing 4G speeds worldwide to better understand how 5G will solve the congestion...
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UK's annual decom spend to go beyond £1.5bn within three years

UK's annual decom spend to go beyond £1.5bn within three years

5 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

The UK's annual spending on decommissioning activities has been forecasted to go beyond £1.5billion within three years. Analyst firm Rystad Energy made the prediction, stating...
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Baby Orangutan Rescued From Small Crate After Four Years In Illegal Captivity

6 hours ago   |   Storytrender

By Becca Husselbee A young female orangutan that had been kept in a crate for nearly four years has been rescued by a team of conservationists and Indonesian Forestry...
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The hipster guide to Chiang Mai: How to spend two days in South-east Asia's creative capital

6 hours ago   |   The Independent

There's more to Thailand's second city than its glittering temples. A burgeoning population of digital nomads is transforming the place - here's how to fit right in
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Samsung's $2,000 Galaxy Fold finally changes the smartphone game

7 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Too rich for most, folding smartphone-tablet hybrid shows Asia, not US or Europe, is leading innovation Samsung has placed its stake in the ground with its Galaxy Fold...
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XE Market Analysis: North America - Feb 21, 2019

7 hours ago   |   XE

The Dollar lifted on ascending hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal during the Asia session before coming off the boil during the London AM session. Sources cited by Reuters said...
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Watch Drag Race queens from the US and Thailand unite in a crossover track

Watch Drag Race queens from the US and Thailand unite in a crossover track

8 hours ago   |   Dazed

RuPaul 's Drag Race franchise is enjoying international success. Thailand's version has reached season two and has launched a song with some familiar faces from the US show. It...
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Taiwan proposes Asia's first draft law on marriage equality

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The legislation would give same-sex couples similar legal protections for marriage Taiwan proposed a draft law on Thursday to allow same-sex marriage in Asia's first such bill...
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XE Market Analysis: Asia - Feb 20, 2019

20 hours ago   |   XE

The dollar ticked higher after the release of the FOMC minutes, EUR-USD faded under 1.1340 from 1.1370, while USD-JPY rallied over 110.80 from near 110.65. The minutes revealed...
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Alesha MacPhail: Boy, 16, found GUILTY of abducting, raping and murdering...

Alesha MacPhail: Boy, 16, found GUILTY of abducting, raping and murdering girl, 6

Little Alesha's body was found in woodland on the Isle of Bute in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland, on July 2 last year Read more ...

Chelsea vs Malmo, Europa League last 32 second leg: Live score and latest...

Chelsea vs Malmo, Europa League last 32 second leg: Live score and latest updates

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Mum found guilty after son, 3, ‘crushed to death by car seat'

Mum found guilty after son, 3, ‘crushed to death by car seat'

The mother of a three-year-old boy who was allegedly crushed to death by a car seat has been found guilty of child cruelty. Adrian Hoare, 23, allegedly failed to prevent... Read more ...

Arsenal vs BATE Borisov TV channel, live stream, time, odds and team news

Arsenal vs BATE Borisov TV channel, live stream, time, odds and team news

Arsenal have plenty to do in the second leg against BATE Arsenal have put themselves in a tricky situation going into the second leg of their last 32 Europa League contest... Read more ...

Tyler Henry recalls reading he gave Khloe in which he appeared to predict...

Tyler Henry recalls reading he gave Khloe in which he appeared to predict Jordyn Woods drama

Hollywood Medium Tyler Henry says he knew Khloe Kardashian's relationship with Tristan Thompson was doomed when he did a reading for the reality star in 2017. Read more ...

Chelsea vs Malmo LIVE score: Teams, TV channel and UEFA Europa League live...

Chelsea vs Malmo LIVE score: Teams, TV channel and UEFA Europa League live stream

Follow all the drama from the UEFA Europa League round of 32, second leg clash at Stamford Bridge. Kick-off: 8pm Read more ...

Missing Libby Squire: Parents suffer 'unending torture' as search for...

Missing Libby Squire: Parents suffer 'unending torture' as search for student continues

Libby Squire's parents have described the last three weeks since she went missing as an "unending torture" for the family and her friends. Read more ...

Mesut Ozil: Arsenal hero Paul Merson gives damning reason Unai Emery MUST...

Mesut Ozil: Arsenal hero Paul Merson gives damning reason Unai Emery MUST pick star

MESUT OZIL starts for Arsenal tonight for their last-32 match against BATE Borisov in the Europa League and Gunners legend Paul Merson says Unai Emery cannot afford not to pick... Read more ...

Celebrities lash out at Jussie Smollett after his arrest

Celebrities lash out at Jussie Smollett after his arrest

Celebrities have lashed out at Empire actor Jussie Smollett following his arrest after many of them publicly voiced support for him when he first claimed he had been attacked. Read more ...

Peter Tork Dead: The Monkees Musician Dies, Aged 77

Peter Tork Dead: The Monkees Musician Dies, Aged 77

The Monkees singer and bass guitarist Peter Tork has died at the age of 77. A post on the musician's official Facebook page on Thursday confirmed news of his death, describing... Read more ...