bbc.co.uk Archives - 23 May 2015, Saturday

  • If you can't go on holiday you can bring the holiday to you with a Singapore sling, Cheers!

    Food - Recipes : Singapore sling

    bbc.co.uk 22 May '15, 3pm

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  • Koalas on loan to Singapore Zoo from Australia - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 21 May '15, 2am

    Koalas on loan to Singapore Zoo from Australia 21 May 2015 Last updated at 01:45 BST The Australian government has loaned four Koalas named Paddle, Chan, Pellita and Idalia to the Singapore government for six months. It is a gift to the city state which celebrates the nation's 50th ye...

  • Koalas on loan to Singapore Zoo from Australia - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 21 May '15, 12am

    Koalas on loan to Singapore Zoo from Australia 21 May 2015 Last updated at 01:45 BST The Australian government has loaned four Koalas named Paddle, Chan, Pellita and Idalia to the Singapore government for six months. It is a gift to the city state which celebrates the nation's 50th ye...

  • Koalas on loan to Singapore Zoo from Australia - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 21 May '15, 12am

    Koalas on loan to Singapore Zoo from Australia 21 May 2015 Last updated at 01:45 BST The Australian government has loaned four Koalas named Paddle, Chan, Pellita and Idalia to the Singapore government for six months. It is a gift to the city state which celebrates the nation's 50th ye...

  • Koalas on loan to Singapore Zoo from Australia - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 21 May '15, 12am

    Koalas on loan to Singapore Zoo from Australia 21 May 2015 Last updated at 01:45 BST The Australian government has loaned four Koalas named Paddle, Chan, Pellita and Idalia to the Singapore government for six months. It is a gift to the city state which celebrates the nation's 50th ye...

  • Koalas on loan to Singapore Zoo from Australia - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 21 May '15, 12am

    Koalas on loan to Singapore Zoo from Australia 21 May 2015 Last updated at 01:45 BST The Australian government has loaned four Koalas named Paddle, Chan, Pellita and Idalia to the Singapore government for six months. It is a gift to the city state which celebrates the nation's 50th ye...

  • 'Back to school' for parents in Singapore - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 20 May '15, 4am

    It's early on a Sunday morning but "students" in Singapore are buckling down to solve mathematical problems as they prepare for primary school exams. "There is a total of 5,421 cows and goats on the farm. If three quarters of the cows and 60% of the goats are sold, there will be an eq...

  • Bitcoin's baby: Blockchain's 'tamper-proof' revolution - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 11pm

    Bitcoin's baby: Blockchain's 'tamper-proof' revolution By Paul Coletti BBC News 20 May 2015 From the section Technology Bitcoin is supported by a long list of past transactions that cannot be amended after being recorded For Bitcoin, 2014 was not a good year. The virtual currency's va...

  • Bitcoin's baby: Blockchain's 'tamper-proof' revolution - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 11pm

    Bitcoin's baby: Blockchain's 'tamper-proof' revolution By Paul Coletti BBC News 20 May 2015 From the section Technology Bitcoin is supported by a long list of past transactions that cannot be amended after being recorded For Bitcoin, 2014 was not a good year. The virtual currency's va...

  • Bitcoin's baby: Blockchain's 'tamper-proof' revolution - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 11pm

    Bitcoin's baby: Blockchain's 'tamper-proof' revolution By Paul Coletti BBC News 20 May 2015 From the section Technology Bitcoin is supported by a long list of past transactions that cannot be amended after being recorded For Bitcoin, 2014 was not a good year. The virtual currency's va...

  • Bitcoin's baby: Blockchain's 'tamper-proof' revolution - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 11pm

    Bitcoin's baby: Blockchain's 'tamper-proof' revolution By Paul Coletti BBC News 20 May 2015 From the section Technology Bitcoin is supported by a long list of past transactions that cannot be amended after being recorded For Bitcoin, 2014 was not a good year. The virtual currency's va...

  • Bitcoin's baby: Blockchain's 'tamper-proof' revolution - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 11pm

    Bitcoin's baby: Blockchain's 'tamper-proof' revolution By Paul Coletti BBC News 20 May 2015 From the section Technology Bitcoin is supported by a long list of past transactions that cannot be amended after being recorded For Bitcoin, 2014 was not a good year. The virtual currency's va...

  • VIDEO: Classes for parents in Singapore

    Singapore parents go back to the classroom - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 7pm

    Singapore parents go back to the classroom 19 May 2015 Last updated at 20:37 BST Academic excellence is a great source of pride in Singapore. But critics say the education system is too focused on grades. With the standards so tough and the homework so complicated, some parents are wi...

  • 'Back to school' for parents in Singapore - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 7pm

    It's early on a Sunday morning but "students" in Singapore are buckling down to solve mathematical problems as they prepare for primary school exams. "There is a total of 5,421 cows and goats on the farm. If three quarters of the cows and 60% of the goats are sold, there will be an eq...

  • 'Back to school' for parents in Singapore - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 7pm

    It's early on a Sunday morning but "students" in Singapore are buckling down to solve mathematical problems as they prepare for primary school exams. "There is a total of 5,421 cows and goats on the farm. If three quarters of the cows and 60% of the goats are sold, there will be an eq...

  • 'Back to school' for parents in Singapore - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 7pm

    It's early on a Sunday morning but "students" in Singapore are buckling down to solve mathematical problems as they prepare for primary school exams. "There is a total of 5,421 cows and goats on the farm. If three quarters of the cows and 60% of the goats are sold, there will be an eq...

  • 'Back to school' for parents in Singapore - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 7pm

    It's early on a Sunday morning but "students" in Singapore are buckling down to solve mathematical problems as they prepare for primary school exams. "There is a total of 5,421 cows and goats on the farm. If three quarters of the cows and 60% of the goats are sold, there will be an eq...

  • 'Back to school' for parents in Singapore - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 19 May '15, 7pm

    It's early on a Sunday morning but "students" in Singapore are buckling down to solve mathematical problems as they prepare for primary school exams. "There is a total of 5,421 cows and goats on the farm. If three quarters of the cows and 60% of the goats are sold, there will be an eq...

  • Singapore 'concerned' about Iran shooting at tanker - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 18 May '15, 10am

    Iranian troops, as seen in a 2011 naval drill, had reportedly fired shots at the tanker Singapore has expressed "deep concern" over reports of Iran firing on one of its ships in international waters. Its marine and port authority said it was an "interference with navigational rights" ...

  • Iran 'fires warning shots' at ship in the Persian Gulf - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 14 May '15, 6pm

    Millions of barrels of oil pass through the waterway each day Iranian gunboats have fired warning shots across the bow of a ship in the Persian Gulf, US officials say, the second incident of its kind in recent weeks. The Singapore-flagged cargo vessel was in international waters when ...

  • Asia tops biggest global school rankings - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 13 May '15, 1pm

    Only a minority of countries in Africa had sufficient test data to be included in these rankings - and it could be that countries such as Ghana are among the higher achievers in the continent, performing better than the majority for which there are no comparable figures.

  • Amos Yee: The boy who criticised Lee Kuan Yew - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 13 May '15, 2am

    Amos Yee (right) has drawn mixed reactions from Singaporeans Dressed in a black T-shirt and khaki shorts, Amos Yee cut an unassuming figure when he showed up at the Singapore State Courts on 17 April. The 16-year-old was facing serious criminal charges - some of which he would be conv...

  • VIDEO: Singapore tops school rankings list

    Singapore tops OECD's global school rankings list - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 12 May '15, 11pm

    Singapore tops OECD's global school rankings list 13 May 2015 Last updated at 00:02 BST The biggest ever global school rankings have been published by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), comparing how well teenagers perform in maths and science tests in ...

  • Amos Yee: Singapore teen behind anti-Lee video found guilty - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 12 May '15, 6am

    Amos (right) posted his video in late March and was arrested soon after A Singapore court has found a teenager guilty of wounding religious feelings and obscenity after a two-day trial. Amos Yee, 16, published a video critical of the late PM Lee Kuan Yew days after his death comparing...

  • Amos Yee: Singapore teen behind anti-Lee video found guilty - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 12 May '15, 6am

    Amos (right) posted his video in late March and was arrested soon after A Singapore court has found a teenager guilty of wounding religious feelings and obscenity after a two-day trial. Amos Yee, 16, published a video critical of the late PM Lee Kuan Yew days after his death comparing...

  • Amos Yee: Verdict due for Singapore teen behind anti-Lee video - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 12 May '15, 6am

    Amos (right) posted his video in late March and was arrested soon after A Singapore court is set to announce its verdict against a teenager accused of wounding religious feelings in a video critical of late PM Lee Kuan Yew. Amos Yee, 16, faces up to three years in jail for the video, ...

  • Singapore PM shares code for Sudoku puzzle solver - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 06 May '15, 2am

    Singapore's Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong, has coded a computer program that solves Sudoku puzzles Singapore's prime minister has revealed his computer programming skills by publishing code he wrote to solve Sudoku puzzles, on his Facebook page . At the launch of a government techno...

  • Singapore PM shares code for Sudoku puzzle solver - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 05 May '15, 12pm

    Singapore's Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong, has coded a computer program that solves Sudoku puzzles Singapore's prime minister has revealed his computer programming skills by publishing code he wrote to solve Sudoku puzzles, on his Facebook page . At the launch of a government techno...

  • Singapore PM shares code for Sudoku puzzle solver - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 05 May '15, 12pm

    Singapore's Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong, has coded a computer program that solves Sudoku puzzles Singapore's prime minister has revealed his computer programming skills by publishing code he wrote to solve Sudoku puzzles, on his Facebook page . At the launch of a government techno...

  • Singapore PM shares code for Sudoku puzzle solver - BBC News

    bbc.co.uk 05 May '15, 12pm

    Singapore's Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong, has coded a computer program that solves Sudoku puzzles Singapore's prime minister has revealed his computer programming skills by publishing code he wrote to solve Sudoku puzzles, on his Facebook page . At the launch of a government techno...