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Mental state questioned

By Sun, Nov 01, 2009 3:41PM UTC

A Ringwood, Victoria man, Daniel Schwartz, is accused of “defrauding Black Saturday bushfires relief funds of $25,485 in cash and vehicles”: “He is charged with eight counts of obtaining property by deception between February and June this year, but has not yet entered a plea. “Mr Schwartz’s barrister, Jeremy Sear,

China sacks education minister

By Sun, Nov 01, 2009 1:23PM UTC

China’s legislature has removed the country’s unpopular education minister amid a corruption scandal in a city he used to oversee and widespread public dissatisfaction with the education system. The executive committee of the national legislature dismissed Zhou Ji on Saturday at the end of a routine meeting and promoted a

Face of the Day

By Sun, Nov 01, 2009 1:09PM UTC

The Wondergirls’ Shin-mi cried at a press conference in Seoul on the 23rd.

Proper planning prevents poor performance

By Sun, Nov 01, 2009 12:15PM UTC

A car-jacking comes to an abrupt halt: “The driver was forced to stop her car while three women allegedly surrounded the vehicle, opened the doors and tried to grab the keys. “Sgt Lambert said the driver was dragged out of the car by her hair. “He said the three women

Most-Read Naver Articles of the Week — November 1, 2009

By Sun, Nov 01, 2009 12:14PM UTC

Top 10 in society: 1. Even without a fever, a cough and runny nose can indicate swine flu. 2. Worried about swine flu, the government is seeking to have Tamiflu prescribed more often. 3. More on story 2. 4. There were three more swine flu deaths. 5. Information on the