SYDNEY: An elderly man suffering Parkinson's Disease and dementia was given 10 times his medication and had unexplained bruising when he died at an Australian aged care facility, his widow told an inquiry into the AUS$20 billion (US$14 billion) aged care sector. A Royal Commission inquiry into ...
In the middle of November last year, the yield on one-year Chinese government debt fell below its American counterpart for the first time ever, according to data from Bloomberg, dropping to 2.5 per ce ... Read more
SINGAPORE: In addition to the Committee of Inquiry (COI), the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Special Investigation Branch (SIB) will also investigate the death of National Serviceman (NSman) Aloysius Pa ... Read more
Tens of thousands of angry people march in the streets to protest lack of democracy. Women bang on pots to raise alarm over the economic crisis brought on by a socialist president. The United States d ... Read more
Insect populations are "threatened worldwide", with only resilient species such as urban cockroaches bucking a trend that has significant implications for animals that rely on them, Australian-based r ... Read more
Skiers descend in long, rhythmic swoops down pristine white slopes in northern Pakistan, braking in a spray of snow as soldiers carrying semi-automatic weapons watch impassively. Dozens of athletes to ... Read more