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 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Consolidate welfare organisations for economies of scale...

I was at the SGGives Fair at Our Tampines Hub recently and was heartened to see so many social service organisations.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Recreating universities...

Students do not get an education in a traditional university, proclaims Mr Ben Nelson, who founded a new type of college from scratch in San Francisco, California, that aims to make sure they do.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Bitcoin crash not a foregone conclusion...

During a recent UBS forum, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) managing director Ravi Menon made a statement which suggested that cryptocurrencies were headed for a crash (MAS chief not keen on digital currencies for the public; Jan 16).. Read more at s...

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Pall still hangs over Kosovo 10 years after independence...

PRISTINA (Kosovo) The assassination of a prominent Serb politician has cast another dark cloud over Kosovo as it prepares to mark the 10th anniversary of its independence.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Merkel closer to stable govt after SPD votes to hold talks...

BONN (Germany) Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) has voted to begin formal coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, moving Europe's economic powerhouse one step closer to a stable government after months of political uncer...

 2018-01-21 21:00 

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Part of Punggol Road to become heritage trail...

A section of the iconic Punggol Road will be permanently closed to traffic, in a move to spruce up the area as the Punggol Digital District plan takes shape.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Sanchez-Mkhitaryan straight swop almost over the line...

LONDON Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez and Manchester United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan were set to undergo medicals yesterday as their swop deal involving no transfer fees neared completion.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

UOB bullish on residential, office segments; mixed on industrial...

Analysts at UOB Kay Hian are bullish on the outlook for the residential and office segments, despite a mixed outlook on the industrial segment.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Dimitrov outlasts plucky Kyrgios...

MELBOURNE One point was all that separated Nick Kyrgios and his conqueror Grigor Dimitrov yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

US lawmakers to make last-ditch bid to end impasse...

WASHINGTON US lawmakers were yesterday expected to launch a last-ditch attempt to end a Budget impasse before hundreds of thousands of federal workers are forced to start the work week at home with no pay.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Best finish lifts Foo's hopes for Asiad, good week for Choo too...

Stewards raised their hands to signal for silence, waving to catch the attention of the crowd around Serapong's 18th hole, but the noise in the background did not subside.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Crime movie's high hopes at the Screen Actors Guild Awards...

LOS ANGELES Can crime movie Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri make a giant...

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Tensions rise in Rohingya camps ahead of Myanmar move...

GUNGDUM (Bangladesh) Tensions mounted yesterday at refugee camps in Bangladesh holding hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims over an operation to send them back to Myanmar, from where they have fled following a military crackdown.. Read more at strait...

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Global role for Anglo-French defence alliance?...

LONDON It's easy to see why the British lavished their best hospitality and all the military pomp they could muster on French President Emmanuel Macron, who visited their islands last week; British Prime Minister Theresa May needs all the help she can...

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

E. Jerusalem must be Palestine capital, says Jordan King to Pence...

AMMAN Jordan's King Abdullah voiced concern yesterday over a decision by Washington to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying East Jerusalem had to be the capital of a future Palestinian state.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Brokers'Call...

Caffe Bene is Food Empire's 22 per cent-owned associate. It has been undergoing financial difficulties due to excessive debts assumed prior to the group's investment.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Changi Airport MRT station closure: It's business as usual...

It was business as usual at Changi Airport MRT station during lunchtime yesterday, despite its full-day closure for maintenance works by operator SMRT.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

18 New Futura units sold at $3,200 psf at launch...

City Developments (CDL) moved 18 units of its high-end condominium project New Futura at an average selling price of $3,200 per sq ft (psf) on the first day of its launch last Thursday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Asking your child's teacher the right questions...

Don't just ask about your child's grades because report cards can tell you that.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Teen Sneha's star rises with latest win Down Under...

Local teenager Sneha Sivakumar did not blow hot and cold despite traversing the northern and southern hemispheres in the past month to take part in squash tournaments.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Difficult to prove intent in 'abduction' incidents...

The two recent incidents of alleged attempted abduction show that it is extremely difficult to prove intent (2 recent student cases not abduction attempts: Police; Jan 19).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Mega projects will create 250,000 jobs: Johor Menteri Besar...

PASIR GUDANG The Johor government has a long-term plan for the state and wants to make it the new economic powerhouse in Malaysia, said Menteri Besar Mohamed Khaled Nordin.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Motley crew in harmony...

To bring Arabs, Jews, a Czarist naval officer, a Soviet-era communist and Mr Bean together in the same place, at the same time and in perfect harmony, might seem an impossible feat. But an eccentric bit of programme planning did just that.. Read more at s...

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

Phelps bares his soul on struggle with depression...

LOS ANGELES Swimming great Michael Phelps revealed that he has battled severe anxiety and depression for much of his life, which drove him to consider suicide after his success at the 2012 Olympics.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

The Strait Times

A Muslim in America reflects on Trump's first year in office...

Mr Donald Trump's inauguration took place on a Friday, the weekly holy day for Muslims. I'd been dreading it: We would have a new president, one who had threatened to shut down mosques and bar Muslims from entering the country. I knew I had to say...

 2018-01-21 20:55 

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Villarreal among Liga clubs to sign Saudi Arabia players...
 2018-01-21 20:43 

The Strait Times

Punchlines: Jan 22, 2018...

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 2018-01-21 20:41 

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Women's rights protesters slam harassment, violence and Trump...
 2018-01-21 20:16 

The Strait Times

Football: Watford name Spaniard Gracia as new manager...

WATFORD (AFP) - Premier League club Watford appointed former Malaga coach Javi Gracia as their new manager on Sunday (Jan 21), just hours after sacking Portuguese Marco Silva.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 20:12 

The Strait Times

Football: Pellegrino happier than compatriot Pochettino with draw...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Southampton's Mauricio Pellegrino was the happier of the Premier League's two Argentine managers even though Sunday's 1-1 draw against Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham Hotspur left his team in the relegation places.. Read...

 2018-01-21 20:00 

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Pellegrino happier than compatriot Pochettino with draw...
 2018-01-21 19:55 

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Snowboarding - White sees himself as favourite in Pyeongchang...
 2018-01-21 19:45 

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Football: Lewandowski, Mueller star as Bayern go 16 points clear...
 2018-01-21 19:40 

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Mertens keeps Napoli top of Serie A, Lazio hit five...
 2018-01-21 19:38 

The Strait Times

Iran urges end to Turkey Syria operation...

TEHRAN (AFP) - Iran on Sunday (Jan 21) urged an end to a Turkish military offensive in northwestern Syria and called on Ankara to play a...

 2018-01-21 19:36 

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Pence arrives in Israel as Trump's Jerusalem move reverberates...
 2018-01-21 19:10 

The Strait Times

Football: Schalke threaten to drop Bayern-bound Goretzka...

BERLIN (AFP) - Schalke's chairman on Sunday (Jan 21) threatened to banish their Bayern Munich-bound midfielder Leon Goretzka to the stands for the rest of the season if he fails to perform for the Bundesliga club.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 18:45 

Channel NewsAsia

La Rochelle reach quarter-finals, Saracens sneak through...
 2018-01-21 18:27 

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Football: Kane strikes but Spurs drop points...
 2018-01-21 18:20 

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Southampton draw with Spurs to stay in bottom three...
 2018-01-21 18:15 

Channel NewsAsia

Mirror, mirror on the phone, am I still the fairest of them all? - asks bloodied Ronaldo...
 2018-01-21 18:15 

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Bangladesh says will coordinate with UN over Rohingya return...
 2018-01-21 18:11 

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Germany's centre-left backs formal coalition talks with Merkel...
 2018-01-21 18:10 

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Pence arrives in Israel on visit overshadowed by Trump's Jerusalem declaration...
 2018-01-21 18:04 

The Strait Times

France drops bid to host 2025 World Expo...

PARIS (REUTERS) - France has dropped its bid to host the 2025 World Expo in Paris, authorities said on Sunday (Jan 21), confirming a report in French weekly Le Journal du Dimanche (JDD).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-21 17:58 

The Strait Times

Brussels hails German coalition breakthrough...

BRUSSELS (AFP) - Senior EU figures on Sunday (Jan 21) welcomed the breakthrough in Germany's political deadlock after the centre-left Social Democrats voted Sunday to begin formal coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives.. Rea...

 2018-01-21 17:45 

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Cambodia PM berates media at correspondents' dinner...
 2018-01-21 17:37 

The Strait Times

World Economic Forum President Borge Brende on key themes at Davos...

DAVOS, Switzerland - Ahead of the opening of this year's World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting, Warren Fernandez spoke with World Economic Forum President Borge Brende to get his take on the big themes that are likely to feature in the week-long conferen...

 2018-01-21 17:30 

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Lewandowski, Mueller double help Bayern beat Bremen, stretch lead...
 2018-01-21 17:25 

Channel NewsAsia

Trump lashes out ahead of vote to end shutdown...

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