12 Apr '11, 6pm

Libya rebel says 10,000 killed thus far

LUXEMBOURG: Forces loyal to Libyan strongman Muammar al-Gaddafi have killed 10,000 people during clashes in Libya, with 20,000 missing and 30,000 wounded, a quarter of them seriously, a rebel official said Tuesday. "We have now about 10,000 killed by Gaddafi soldiers, we have about 20,000 persons missing and about 30,000 injured -- 7,000 of them seriously injured with life endangered," Ali Al Isawi, a representative of Libya's National Transition Council (NTC), told reporters. "We want more efforts regarding protection of civilians against this aggression," he added after attending talks with EU foreign ministers in Luxembourg. He was there alongside another official, Mahmoud Jibril -- the first time the 27-state European Union as a bloc had received the Benghazi-based rebel Transitional National Council. French Foreign Minister Alain Juppe said the meeting sent out a "sig...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_world/view/112...

Tweets

Three killed in Japan by Monday's aftershock

Three killed in Japan by Monday's aftershock

straitstimes.com 12 Apr '11, 8am

The news came as Japan was hit by yet another powerful quake, which had an epicentre close to Iwaki and was measured at 6....

Al Jazeera says #Libya authorities free corresp...

sg.news.yahoo.com 11 Apr '11, 4pm

CAIRO (Reuters) - Libyan authorities have released Al Jazeera's Mauritanian correspondent, one of four staff who were deta...

Darfur rebel leader calls for Libya-style no-fly zone

Darfur rebel leader calls for Libya-style no-fl...

channelnewsasia.com 14 Apr '11, 2am

KHARTOUM: Exiled Darfur rebel leader Abdelwahid Nur charged on Wednesday that the world has turned a blind eye to the conf...

Qatar 'supplied' Libya rebels missiles

channelnewsasia.com 13 Apr '11, 11pm

TRIPOLI: Libyan Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Kaim on Wednesday accused Qatar of providing rebels in the east of the coun...

Far from the jackpot: Strong performances by Li...

todayonline.com 12 Apr '11, 9pm

THE Ultimate Winner is every bit the old-school movie, if you know what we mean. Li Nanxing reprises the only role he's ev...

3.6m people could need aid in #Libya, according...

channelnewsasia.com 13 Apr '11, 1pm

DOHA: As many as 3.6 million people, or more than half of Libya's population, could need humanitarian assistance, UN chief...

More than two-dozen killed in Mexico violence

channelnewsasia.com 11 Apr '11, 1am

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico: A handicapped man was among at least 28 people who were killed in weekend violence related to organ...

McCain urges US to "re-engage" in #Libya fight ...

channelnewsasia.com 14 Apr '11, 3am

WASHINGTON: US Senator John McCain Wednesday urged the United States to "re-engage" militarily in the fight to oust Libyan...

WOW! 10,000 ‘Likes’ on Facebook! You really LIK...

forums.hardwarezone.com.sg 19 Apr '11, 11am

CORBELL eCustomer Service Center BAN LEONG eCustomer Service Center CONVERGENT eCustomer Service Center Hardware Clinic Kn...

#MustTry Singapore's 10 best microbreweries

timeoutsingapore.com 14 Apr '11, 9am

This place is in Dempsey – but never mind the lush, green outdoor setting, check out the real sideshow in the brewroom. Vi...

NATO forces Libyan rebel's fighter jet to land

NATO forces Libyan rebel's fighter jet to land

channelnewsasia.com 09 Apr '11, 7pm

BRUSSELS: NATO warplanes intercepted a MiG-23 fighter jet operated by a Libyan rebel pilot on Saturday and forced him to l...

N.Koreans in Libya ordered \"not to return\"

channelnewsasia.com 10 Apr '11, 4am

SEOUL: North Korea has ordered its citizens in Libya not to return home in an apparent bid to block news of civil uprising...