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 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Cloud computing boosts Microsoft's Q4 earnings... +

SAN FRANCISCO Microsoft reported strong fourth-quarter earnings on the back of its fast-growing cloud computing business, stoking optimism that the once stagnant company has found a new groove.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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What can schools do about cyber bullies?... +

Reader Chong Tack Mien wanted to know what disciplinary actions schools can take against students who are cyber bullies.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Cache Logistics Trust's DPU drops 9.5%... +

Lower turnover and higher expenses sent distribution per unit (DPU) down in the second quarter at mainboard-listed Cache Logistics Trust.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Japan's ingrained culture of gaming... +

Every morning in suburban Japan, men and women young and old join snaking queues near train stations.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Trump team out to discredit Mueller... +

WASHINGTON US President Donald Trump's lawyers and aides are scouring the professional and political backgrounds of investigators hired by special counsel Robert Mueller, looking for conflicts of interest to discredit the investigation - or build a c...

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Spicer quits as White House press secretary... +

WASHINGTON Mr Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, resigned yesterday, telling US President Donald Trump he vehemently disagreed with the appointment of New York financier Anthony Scaramucci as the new communications director.. Read more at stra...

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Upholding confidence in public service... +

The annual report of the Auditor-General's Office (AGO) is usually accompanied by promises from public bodies to tighten controls. Collectively, such measures might enlarge the rule book, especially when social programmes multiply and public developme...

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Philippines pulls out of hosting 2019 SEA Games... +

MANILA The Philippines has pulled out of hosting the 2019 SEA Games to focus on rebuilding a city ravaged by a two-month battle between security forces and Islamic militants, the government said yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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China bets on subways as cities expand... +

SHANGHAI Deep under Shanghai, workers on a flood-lit construction rig carefully install massive concrete wall sections for a new subway tunnel, adding metre by metre to the world's longest metro system.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Instant coffee mix with Tongkat Ali recalled in the US... +

WASHINGTON Mr Albert Yee said the coffee could be found all over at vendor stalls in Malaysian city streets - an instant mix containing Tongkat Ali, a natural ingredient similar to what is used in Viagra to help men with erectile dysfunction. And he want...

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Govt lapses: Look at mindset of employees... +

It is mind-boggling to learn about the gaps in corporate governance, resource wastage and lapses in many of our government agencies, as reported by the Auditor-General's Office (Auditor-General raps government agencies for lapses; July 19).. Read more...

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Ex-manager jailed 8 months for GST fraud... +

A former manager of an export business who made false declarations to claim $178,315 in goods and services tax (GST) refunds was jailed for eight months yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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DAP agrees to party revote, says 2013 polls clean... +

The Democratic Action Party (DAP) agreed yesterday to re-elect its national leadership, but insisted that claims of irregularities in its 2013 internal polls were false.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Films harder to make, says K-drama star... +

South Korean actress Park Shin Hye says her role as a lawyer in upcoming South Korean film Heart Blackened is one of her most challenging yet.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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S-League clubs steel themselves for leaner times ahead... +

S-League clubs are bracing themselves for tougher times ahead.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Bike-sharing chaos and out-of-the-box thinking... +
 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Expect more at Muji's first regional flagship... +

The retail scene in Singapore might be riding out some tough times, but there is no stopping popular lifestyle brand Muji.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Leadership key to future of S'pore football... +

The future of Singapore football lies not in futsal, as Mr Toh Cheng Seong suggests (Future of Singapore football lies in futsal; July 19), but in having a brave, resourceful and hands-on leadership, with vision and aspiration.. Read more at straitstimes....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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His music touched many hearts in Singapore... +

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington was an inspiration to many in the Singapore music scene.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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On Facebook... +

Why aren't Singaporeans close to their neighbours? How can the kampung spirit be reignited?. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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How to securely destroy an invalidated passport?... +

Reader Chow Mun Zing wanted to know if there is a secure way of disposing of expired Singapore passports.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Move to help PMETs timely... +

For professionals, managers, executives and technicians (PMETs), who make up the majority of residents who lose their jobs, redundancy is a growing worry as disruptive technology gains ground.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Mahathir defends his treatment of Anwar in 1998... +

PETALING JAYA Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has defended his treatment of opposition pact Pakatan Harapan's de facto leader Anwar Ibrahim in 1998.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Early finishers escape the worst... +

SOUTHPORT (England) Matt Kuchar admitted he could not wait to kick back and relax while watching his rivals in action after battling the conditions at Royal Birkdale yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Sumiko Tan's book in re-print... +

A book chronicling Singapore's longest-running personal column by Straits Times executive editor Sumiko Tan has made its debut on the bestsellers list at No. 2.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Ex-RSAF man charged over $1.8m in deals... +

A former Republic of Singapore Air Force engineer, who had business interests in companies that he recommended as contractors, kept it secret from the RSAF.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Kushner's name 'used to woo Chinese investors'... +

WASHINGTON Firms linked to Kushner Companies are using Mr Jared Kushner's position in the White House to woo Chinese property investors, reported CNN.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Morata debut likely to occur at Kallang... +

LONDON Alvaro Morata's first outing in a Chelsea shirt is likely to be in Singapore.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Albirex make it 3 in a row... +

It could have been a shock victory for the underdogs, who missed a penalty in regulation time and had two goals disallowed for offside in extra time.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Getting into spirit of racial harmony... +

These pupils of Guangyang Primary were riding high yesterday as the school celebrated another memorable Racial Harmony Day.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Coutinho will remain a Red, says Klopp... +

HONG KONG Jurgen Klopp has insisted that Liverpool are not a selling club, after rejecting an 80 million (S$127 million) bid from Barcelona for Philippe Coutinho.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Journalists in India bear burden of undefined legislative privilege... +

The sentencing of two editors to one-year jail terms in the southern Indian state of Karnataka for alleged breach of legislative privilege draws into focus the role of the press in reporting activities of lawmakers.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Rest well before setting out on next challenge... +

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 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Retiree jailed 8 years for oral sex with boy, 12... +

A man who performed oral sex on a 12-year-old boy in a park toilet was sentenced to the minimum jail term of eight years by the High Court yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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No need to be draconian over allergen sensitivity... +

If Singapore Airlines is contemplating not serving nuts on board flights, then it should also consider excluding many other items on the menu, to be fair, all-inclusive and safe (Serving of nuts on SIA flights being reviewed; July 20).. Read more at strai...

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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What's News: July 22, 2017... +

Singapore's power distribution system could see its most ambitious overhaul a decade from now, following research on a new Grid 2.0 power system.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Dark web markets shut down in US, Europe crackdown... +

WASHINGTON US and European authorities said they had shut down two of the largest online black markets, AlphaBay and Hansa Market, and arrested their operators.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Froome in touching distance of a fourth Tour win... +

EMBRUN ( France) A fourth yellow jersey is within Chris Froome's reach, and he insists that it will not be any less cherished if he becomes only the seventh rider in history to clinch the Tour de France without winning a stage.. Read more at straitst...

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Don't put experienced civil servants to pasture so soon... +

I was dismayed to read that Civil Service head Peter Ong will be retiring at the age of 56 (Ex-policeman set to head Civil Service; July 19).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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EPAPER PREMIUM... +

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 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Singer struggled with drugs, booze ... +

NEW YORK Chester Bennington, the ferocious lead singer for the platinum-selling hard-rock band Linkin Park, was found dead in his home near Los Angeles on Thursday. He was 41.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Harrier herald... +

After being here for more than a decade as a parallel import, the Toyota Harrier sport utility vehicle (SUV) was launched by authorised agent Borneo Motors on Thursday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Ensuring vending machine food is safe to eat... +

As more businesses venture into using vending machines that dispense ready-to-eat meals, steps are being taken to professionalise the industry.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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STI up slightly on positive earnings reports... +

Local stocks yesterday recouped some of Thursday's losses, thanks to good news on the earnings front.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Torque shop... +

I intend to get a vehicle that seats at least six, but have not been able to commit because of safety concerns.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Songs filled with screaming rage a source of comfort in my teens... +

Linkin Park scored the soundtrack of my growing-up years, the purveyors of my teenage angst. The band and their singer, Chester Bennington, were with me through many of my firsts.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Amazon accused of 'misleading pricing'... +

WASHINGTON As part of its review of Amazon's agreement to buy Whole Foods, the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is looking into claims Amazon misleads customers about its pricing discounts, according to a source close to the inquiry.. Read more at s...

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Venezuela strike turns violent... +

CARACAS A nationwide strike brought parts of Venezuela to a halt as the opposition ramped up its challenge to President Nicolas Maduro that has already seen four months of deadly street protests and threats of US economic sanctions.. Read more at straits...

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Two Singapore buildings vying for top honours... +

Two projects from Singapore- based firm RT+Q Architects have been shortlisted for the prestigious World Architecture Festival Awards in November.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-21 21:00 

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Xanda the lion killed by big-game hunters... +

HARARE (Zimbabwe) Two years after Cecil the Lion was killed in a national park in Zimbabwe, sparking international outrage, its son Xanda has been killed in a trophy hunt.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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