- Created on Tuesday, 14 May 2013 13:27
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Across from the detritus of Bangladesh's deadliest industrial disaster, up four flights of narrow stairs, and inside the makeshift offices of the recovery operations, stands a dry erase board that marks, in neat black handwriting, each life a nine-story building claimed when it pancaked to the ground last month.
- Created on Monday, 13 May 2013 16:05
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As regulations tighten in Europe and the world's wealth moves to Asia, Singapore is tipped to overtake Switzerland to become the largest global offshore wealth center in terms of assets by 2020, according to London research firm, WealthInsight.
- Created on Monday, 13 May 2013 15:55
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After 19 days searching through mounds of rubble, authorities believe there is no chance of finding any more survivors from a collapsed building in Bangladesh.
- Created on Saturday, 11 May 2013 22:58
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Polls closed in Pakistan Saturday, after a day of voting in which sporadic violence aimed at polling stations failed to deter high turnout amongst Pakistanis keen to have their say in landmark national and provincial elections.
- Created on Wednesday, 08 May 2013 15:52
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Leading Pakistani politician Imran Khan is recuperating in hospital after falling off a makeshift lift that was taking him onto a stage at an election rally in Lahore.
Doctors say that the former cricketer received stitches in the head and treatment for injuries to his spine.