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The Star
CM suing two dailies over suit retractionA High Court here has fixed Nov 14 and 15 for the hearing of Chief Minister Lim
CM suing two dailies over suit retraction
The Star / Posted 50 minutes ago
A High Court here has fixed Nov 14 and 15 for the hearing of Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng’s defamation suit against New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd (NSTP) over a Berita Harian article on Aug 20 last year. Justice Datuk Rosilah Yop fixed the date... Read more
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The Temasek Review
A Falsehood that SDP Broke Agreement on Secret Meeting. Here’s Proof « Press « Media « Snippets « TR EMERITUSDuring the Bukit Batok by-election, the Straits Times published a report on Coo
A Falsehood that SDP Broke Agreement on Secret Meeting. Here’s Proof « Press « Media « Snippets « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted an hour ago
During the Bukit Batok by-election, the Straits Times published a report on Cooling-off Day (6 May 2016) attacking Dr Chee over the matter of a meeting the SDP had with the Chiams in 2011. Because the report was made on Cooling-off Day, it made it... Read more
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The Star
Singaporean woman's death from post-op bleeding likely due to Cordyceps consumptionMadam Chew had been asked by doctors before surgery if she had taken herbal med
Singaporean woman's death from post-op bleeding likely due to Cordyceps consumption
The Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Madam Chew had been asked by doctors before surgery if she had taken herbal medicine, she had replied in the negative. Mr Li said she may have thought that cordyceps was not a medicine, but a health supplement. The Straits Times/Asia News... Read more
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ESPN FC
Brendan Rodgers' move to Celtic shows changing face of managementpositions get more prestigious, securing them becomes more of a competition in
Brendan Rodgers' move to Celtic shows changing face of management
ESPN FC / Posted 16 hours ago
positions get more prestigious, securing them becomes more of a competition in itself. The managerial game has changed. Richard Jolly is a football writer for ESPN, The Guardian, The National, The Observer, the Straits Times and the Sunday Exp... Read more
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The Star
KLCI pares gains in line with Asian markets despite crude oil breaching US$50 markthe plantation companies in the KLCI, Sime Darby rose one sen to RM7.50 while K
KLCI pares gains in line with Asian markets despite crude oil breaching US$50 mark
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
the plantation companies in the KLCI, Sime Darby rose one sen to RM7.50 while KL Kepong rose four sen to RM23.06. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index fell 0.29% to 20,309.84 points; Singapore’s Straits Times Index is up 0.51% to 2... Read more
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The Star
tuition teacher who had sex with 15-old boy sentenced to a year in jailnever again to get into any trouble, said Amolat. He also said Liew has totally
tuition teacher who had sex with 15-old boy sentenced to a year in jail
The Star / Posted yesterday
never again to get into any trouble, said Amolat. He also said Liew has totally stayed away from the chat website and other similar apps. Liew could have been jailed for up to 10 years and fined for each charge. – The Straits Times/Asia News Net... Read more
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The Star
Tender loving care for Singapore's captive dolphinsand have acute hearing abilities. Here, one leaps out of the water in anticipat
Tender loving care for Singapore's captive dolphins
The Star / Posted yesterday
and have acute hearing abilities. Here, one leaps out of the water in anticipation of early morning activities. - The Straits Times/Asia News Network Early morning is the time to interact and do a routine check on the dolphins. They are fed... Read more
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The Star
Teen blogger Amos Yee to claim trial to eight chargeson July 6 to four weeks' jail. He was released the same day as the punishment w
Teen blogger Amos Yee to claim trial to eight charges
The Star / Posted yesterday
on July 6 to four weeks' jail. He was released the same day as the punishment was backdated to include his time in remand, as he had spent about 50 days in Changi Prison after repeatedly breaching bail conditions. – The Straits Times/Asia News Netw... Read more
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The Star
Swarm of bees in Wales attack woman's car for two days to 'rescue' their queenthe queen still not found, Howarth remains puzzled by the bees' behaviour. She
Swarm of bees in Wales attack woman's car for two days to 'rescue' their queen
The Star / Posted yesterday
the queen still not found, Howarth remains puzzled by the bees' behaviour. She said: "I still don't really understand why because they couldn't see the queen anywhere. Perhaps they just like the heat of my car." – The Straits Times/Asia News Net... Read more
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The Star
Singaporean sentenced to five years' jail for sexually abusing mentally disabled teenagerwas allowed to defer sentence until June 1 to bring forward a medical review.
Singaporean sentenced to five years' jail for sexually abusing mentally disabled teenager
The Star / Posted yesterday
was allowed to defer sentence until June 1 to bring forward a medical review. He could have been jailed for up to 20 years and fined for sexual penetration, and up to two years and fined for outrage of modesty. – The Straits Times/Asia News Ne... Read more
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The Star
'Blood-soaked' vegan activists package themselves as meat to stage protest in Spainhealth and ethical implications surrounding the consumption of meat is an issue
'Blood-soaked' vegan activists package themselves as meat to stage protest in Spain
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
health and ethical implications surrounding the consumption of meat is an issue that cannot be ignored anymore." It is hoping to get authorities to implement a day of campaigning for a animal product-free diet. – The Straits Times/Asia News Ne... Read more
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The Temasek Review
The Chiam issue: Why this, why now? « Blogs « Snippets « TR EMERITUSof a certain age will know…how he ousted his mentor Mr Chiam See Tong from the
The Chiam issue: Why this, why now? « Blogs « Snippets « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 2 days ago
of a certain age will know…how he ousted his mentor Mr Chiam See Tong from the party Mr Chiam had built.” (GE 2015) The Straits Times: “[Grace Fu] added that it would ‘be very interesting’ to see if there would b referral letter from Mr Chiam... Read more
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The Star
Man allegedly posed as cop and raped girl, 16court that an analysis of Firman's mobile phone showed that he had researched r
Man allegedly posed as cop and raped girl, 16
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
court that an analysis of Firman's mobile phone showed that he had researched rape and fellatio the next day. The maximum punishment for rape and sexual assault is 20 years' jail, with possible caning or a fine. – The Straits Times/Asia News Net... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Perfect gentlemen police force « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSthree policemen while being held at an MRT station office. It is so unreal, so
Perfect gentlemen police force « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 2 days ago
three policemen while being held at an MRT station office. It is so unreal, so unbelieveable. Let me quote from the Straits Times, ‘At about 11.25pm, he slapped a policeman once each on his right and left cheeks. Ten minutes later, he... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets snap 4-day losing streak; European cues supportto Japan against intervention to weaken the yen. Among other major indices, Ch
Markets snap 4-day losing streak; European cues support
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
to Japan against intervention to weaken the yen. Among other major indices, China’s Shanghai Composite and Singapore’s Straits Times fell between 0.5%-1%. However, European stocks pushed higher Tuesday as financial shares advanced. FTSE 100,... Read more
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The Star
KLCI down 4.43 points as Asian markets hit a seven-week low on Fed concernsthe plantation companies in the KLCI, Sime Darby fell one sen to RM7.50 while K
KLCI down 4.43 points as Asian markets hit a seven-week low on Fed concerns
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
the plantation companies in the KLCI, Sime Darby fell one sen to RM7.50 while KL Kepong fell four sen to RM23.04. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index fell 0.35% to 19,739.88 points; Singapore’s Straits Times Index is down 0.43% to 2,7... Read more
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Business Standard India
Weak opening expected; Cipla, Tech Mahindra in focusto weaken the yen. Among other major indices, China’s Shanghai Composite, Hong
Weak opening expected; Cipla, Tech Mahindra in focus
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
to weaken the yen. Among other major indices, China’s Shanghai Composite, Hong Kong’s Hang Seng and Singapore’s Straits Times have fallen between 0.3%-1%. CORPORATE NEWS Cipla and Tech Mahindra are scheduled to post the quarterly... Read more
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The Star
Boy's sex act with sister 'learnt from dad's friend, stepbrother'is in the extremely low range. His client, he said, was remorseful and deeply
Boy's sex act with sister 'learnt from dad's friend, stepbrother'
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
is in the extremely low range. His client, he said, was remorseful and deeply regretted his actions. Both his stepsiblings have forgiven him. District Judge Shaiffudin Saruwan will sentence the accused on June 6. – The Straits Times/Asia News Netw... Read more
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The Star
Fewer Singaporeans visiting Malaysiashow otherwise. According to official figures from the Malaysia Tourism Promot
Fewer Singaporeans visiting Malaysia
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
show otherwise. According to official figures from the Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board in Singapore released to The Straits Times, Malaysia recorded 12,930,754 tourist arrivals from Singapore last year, a 7 per cent drop from 13,932,967 in... Read more
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The Star
Stressed at work? Beware of strokein a blood vessel caused by a clot. Numerous studies have attempted to draw a l
Stressed at work? Beware of stroke
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
in a blood vessel caused by a clot. Numerous studies have attempted to draw a link between stress and stroke. - The Straits Times/Asia News Network SINGAPORE: Stress is almost always seen in a bad light and the common assumption is that... Read more
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The Star
New gadget sniffs out when toilets need cleaningand hydrogen sulphide. The information is then sent to a portal that can be acc
New gadget sniffs out when toilets need cleaning
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
and hydrogen sulphide. The information is then sent to a portal that can be accessed through laptops and smartphones. - The Straits Times/Asia News Network SINGAPORE: Research engineers from the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star)... Read more
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The Courier
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsome south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South C
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
some south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Cost of tertiary education in Singapore predicted to surge by 2030 – studysciences will have to pay SG$8,050 (US$5,834) per year – an increase from SG$7,
Cost of tertiary education in Singapore predicted to surge by 2030 – study
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 days ago
sciences will have to pay SG$8,050 (US$5,834) per year – an increase from SG$7,950 (US$5,762) last year, reported the Straits Times. In 2015, Singapore was ranked 11th out of 25 countries in terms of education affordability. Singapore’s... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Get your ‘kopi’ kick in Singaporeof Tiong Hoe & Company, which supplies roasted coffee beans to coffee shops and
Get your ‘kopi’ kick in Singapore
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
of Tiong Hoe & Company, which supplies roasted coffee beans to coffee shops and eateries. PHOTO: DIOS VINCOY JR. FOR THE STRAITS TIMES/ASIA NEWS NETWORK Artisanal coffee brewed in a wide range of methods, from pourover drippers to espresso... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Singapore man caught on camera hitting, kicking and lifting dog by its leashat least two kicks to the sides of its head. While the location of where the i
Singapore man caught on camera hitting, kicking and lifting dog by its leash
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
at least two kicks to the sides of its head. While the location of where the incident took place was not disclosed, The Straits Times understands that it took place at a terrace house at Jalan Loyang Besar in Pasir Ris. In response to media... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsome south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South C
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
some south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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The Star
Singapore authorities investigating case of man caught on camera hitting, kicking and lifting dog by its leashat least two kicks to the sides of its head. While the location of where the i
Singapore authorities investigating case of man caught on camera hitting, kicking and lifting dog by its leash
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
at least two kicks to the sides of its head. While the location of where the incident took place was not disclosed, The Straits Times understands that it took place at a terrace house at Jalan Loyang Besar in Pasir Ris. In response to media... Read more
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The Star
KLCI marginally up as Asian markets weigh weak Japan datarose one sen to RM7.46 while KL Kepong rose six sen to RM23. Hong Kong’s Hang
KLCI marginally up as Asian markets weigh weak Japan data
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
rose one sen to RM7.46 while KL Kepong rose six sen to RM23. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index rose 0.34% to 19,920.58 points; Singapore’s Straits Times Index is up 0.29% to 2,771.76 points. Spot gold rose US$2.31 cents to US$1,254.29 per troy... Read more
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The Star
Foreign worker who published book started by scribbling poetry on bags of cementof carving a niche for foreign workers in the Singapore literary scene. "I can
Foreign worker who published book started by scribbling poetry on bags of cement
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
of carving a niche for foreign workers in the Singapore literary scene. "I cannot say my father is an engineer or a lawyer or a pilot. But I want him to be able to say one day, 'My son is a famous writer'." – The Straits Times/Asia New... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets trim gains; ITC surges 5%activity contracted at the fastest pace in more than three years in May as new
Markets trim gains; ITC surges 5%
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
activity contracted at the fastest pace in more than three years in May as new orders slumped. However, among other major indices, China’s Shanghai Composite, Hong Kong’s Hang Seng and Singapore’s Straits Times have climbed between... Read more
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The North West Star
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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The Courier
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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Daily Liberal
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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The Border Mail
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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The Young Witness
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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Western Advocate
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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Kiama Independent
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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Manning River Times
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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The North West Star
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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WA Today
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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The Age
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. US President Barack Obama arrives on Air Force One at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi, Vietnam. Photo:... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. US President Barack Obama arrives on Air Force One at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi, Vietnam. Photo:... Read more
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Canberra Times
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnamsouth-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China
China accuses US of disturbing region as Barack Obama sets down in Vietnam
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
south-east Asian countries making changes to their policies on the South China Sea issue," Mr Xu Bu wrote in Singapore's Straits Times. "The tension in the South China Sea was intentionally churned and hyped," he wrote, adding the US actions... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Market lacked confidenceto 2,825.94 points last Friday. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index rose 0.7 per cent i
Market lacked confidence
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
to 2,825.94 points last Friday. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index rose 0.7 per cent in a week to 19,852.19 points and Singapore’s Straits Times increased 0.1 per cent to 2,763.82 points. The Nikkei 225 index increased two per cent in a week to 16,736.35... Read more
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The Star
Woman killed in Seoul 'because she's a woman'restroom past 1am." Statistics show violence against women is prevalent in Sou
Woman killed in Seoul 'because she's a woman'
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
restroom past 1am." Statistics show violence against women is prevalent in South Korea. According to a 2014 study, up to 50 per cent of women there have been physically abused by their partners at least once. – The Straits Times/Asia News N... Read more
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The Star
Singapore's top para-athlete jailed for drug traffickingwhen the sentence was passed. The judge allowed them to speak to him before he
Singapore's top para-athlete jailed for drug trafficking
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
when the sentence was passed. The judge allowed them to speak to him before he was led away in his wheelchair. The penalty for trafficking methamphetamine is five to 20 years' jail, with five to 15 cane strokes. – The Straits Times/Asia News Net... Read more
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