14 Feb '11, 11pm

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China's airport graft hits high: Auditors 4:00 PM BEIJING - WHILE China's airport building boom during the past five years has boosted local economies, it has also led to the take-off of a series of graft and environmental problems, the country's top audit body said on Monday. Ten airport projects across the country cost taxpayers 159 million yuan (S$31 million) in false accounting and tax avoidance, the National Audit Office (NAO) said. Marriage rush in China on Valentine's Day 3:59 PM BEIJING - CHINA'S young lovers rushed to tie the knot on Monday on the auspicious date of Valentine's Day. Long queues of couples formed at marriage registration offices in Chinese cities, waiting to get their marriage certificates. Inquest into Manila bus shooting starts in HK 3:57 PM HONG KONG - THE brother of a tour guide who was shot dead during a hostage-taking incident in Manila on Au...

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