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92-year-old Mugabe gets his first grandchild

92-year-old Mugabe gets his first grandchild
Harare – Zimbabwe's 92-year-old President Robert Mugabe's first grandchild, a boy, was born in Asia this week and not in Zimbabwe. His only daughter Bona, married to a Zimbabwe pilot, Simba Chikowore, chose to have her child far from home.
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Asia Pacific Market: Stocks tumble as high-stakes Doha talks fail
Mainland China stock market finished down, dragged lower by energy and property stocks after collapse of talks aimed at cutting global oil supply and concern the government will act to cool the property market. … State Bank of India (SBI) edged lower …
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Why a HDB flat as your first home makes more financial sense

Why a HDB flat as your first home makes more financial sense
Our HDB developments are considered one of the best public housing schemes in the world. And while you see thousands of unsold condominium units around in Singapore today, you hardly ever see any unsold HDB units around your estate. Buying a HDB …
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HDB resale prices dip 0.1% in Q1: Flash estimates
SINGAPORE – Housing Board (HDB) flat resale prices continued stabilising in the first quarter as they registered a roughly 0.1 per cent drop from last year, according to flash estimates from the HDB on Friday (April 1). This comes on the back of a 0.1 …
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Worker dies after falling from rooftop of Bedok HDB block
Workers' Party MP Pritam Singh, who is chairman of the Aljunied-Hougang Town Council , said on his Facebook page that the worker of the town council's plumbing contractor had fallen from Block 662, Jalan Damai. The HDB block is at least 10 storeys high.
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