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Urine test for cervical cancer virus offers non-invasive alternative to smear

A simple urine test for the virus that causes cervical cancer could offer a less invasive and more acceptable alternative to the conventional cervical smear test, researchers said on Tuesday....

British doc admits he sexually attacked young cancer patients as young as 11

He was put in a position of trust to help heal children suffering from cancer but this despicable doctor abused that trust.

Myles Bradbury, a children's doctor, carried out a string of sex...

Internet turns 25: Number of websites explodes past a billion... and counting

The number of websites has hit more than one billion.

And it's still growing, according to figures updated in real time yesterday (Sept 16) by online tracker Internet Live Stats.

Tim...

Grandad shoots and kills lawyer in Danish court custody fight

A grandfather has shot dead a lawyer and seriously wounded his son-in-law during a custody battle in a Danish courtroom.

The unnamed gunman, 67, opened fire in the Copenhagen...

Teacher 'slays' Maris Stella students in funny gongfu video for Teachers' Day

What better way to show your appreciation for your teachers than with a video of them kicking your butt when you misbehave?

A group of Maris Stella High School students made a short gongfu...

Hackers expose particulars of local karaoke chain's 317,000 members

First it was disbelief, then fear.

The teenage model and actress did not realise that her NRIC number, home address, mobile number and birthdate had...

Once-fit dad talked to son about ending lives together

Before he became wheelchair-bound, he was a very fit elderly man who ran a marathon even when he was 60 years old.

But Mr Soong Ah Chai's active lifestyle came to a standstill when he was...

Woodlands residents complain of reckless cyclists

One resident said she saw two cyclists colliding head-on.

Another witnessed a near-miss between a boy and a cyclist. Yet another said she has had several near-misses with cyclists as they...

A migrant is helped by an Armed Forces of Malta airman to a waiting ambulance after being brought to Malta by helicopter.

Traffickers 'laughed' as they capsized boat to drown 500 refugees

Survivors of the most deadly migrant shipwreck in years have described the horrifying moment traffickers capsized their boat and left them to drown, the International Organisation for Migration (...

Cars may go out of fashion in S'pore, says Khaw Boon Wan

Imagine a Singapore where cars are out of fashion. Where people don't see a need to take driving lessons. Where people choose to walk or cycle.

National...

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