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 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Daily Mail's 'Legs-it' front page slammed for being sexist... +

A British tabloid has been lambasted after it splashed a photo of British Prime Minister Theresa May and Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's legs across the front page yesterday with the headline ...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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EPAPER PREMIUM... +

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 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Try to appreciate breastfeeding mum's situation... +

It is eye-opening to see a woman denouncing breastfeeding in public (Baring the breasts for whatever reason is wrong; March 24) and a man supporting it (Support breastfeeding mothers rather than shame them; March 27).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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URA probes barriers at Clifford Pier... +

The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) is investigating a case where access to Clifford Pier was blocked, despite regulations to ensure the area remains open to the public after it was sold by the URA in 2006 and redeveloped into the Fullerton Bay Hotel....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Music Charts... +

APPLE MUSIC. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Beijing's airbases in South China Sea 'ready for use'... +

WASHINGTON China appears to have largely completed major construction of military infrastructure on artificial islands it has built in the South China Sea and can now deploy combat planes and other military hardware there at any time, a US think-tank sai...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Britain to trigger Brexit today... +

British Prime Minister Theresa May will fire the starting gun today on Brexit, setting in motion a two-year divorce negotiation between the country and 27 other members of the European Union.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Probe into why avalanche warning was not heeded... +

TOKYO Investigators combed through a Japanese mountain yesterday after a massive avalanche tore through a group of high school students and teachers, killing eight, amid questions about why an avalanche warning was ignored and whether they had proper equ...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Small fire at AMK Hub Samsung store... +

A fire broke out in a storeroom of the Samsung Experience Store at AMK Hub shopping mall in Ang Mo Kio early yesterday morning, causing neighbouring businesses a late and waterlogged start to the day.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Long live our hawker centres... +

Hawker centres not only offer a diverse range of local delicacies, but also reflect Singapore's multiculturalism.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Owners left adrift after pre-owned yacht lost power... +

Soon after taking over a $240,000 pre-owned yacht, the owners took it out to sea. They had barely sailed for 15 minutes when the engines lost power, leaving them adrift along the west coast of Singapore.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Enhanzcom, an SME that enhances other SMEs... +

Next month, the Government's $80 million SMEs Go Digital Programme will be implemented to help more small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) digitalise their products, services and processes.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Fearless Girl can stare down Charging Bull till 2018... +

NEW YORK Fearless Girl, the wildly popular statue that has spent the last few weeks staring down the financial district's well-known Charging Bull, has received a new lease on life.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Ex-president Ma found not guilty in leaks case... +

Former Taiwanese president Ma Ying-jeou was yesterday cleared by a Taipei court of defamation and leaking secret information obtained from wiretapping two political opponents.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Sports World: 4th loss on the spin for S'pore U-22 team... +

ABU DHABI Singapore's Under-22 national football team lost 0-2 to Thailand last night in their final game of the Dubai Cup, a round-robin invitational tournament.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Make sure bus, train fare increases are tied to service improvements... +

Three weeks ago in Parliament, Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan raised the possibility of higher bus and train fares.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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N. Korea 'carried out 2nd rocket engine test'... +

WASHINGTON North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that American officials believe could be part of its programme to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), officials have told Reuters.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Drake beats own record with More Life... +

NEW YORK Drake just had the biggest week on the Billboard album chart since Drake.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Unlikely you'll run into a brick wall in Lego Worlds... +

Lego Worlds started off as a beta on Steam in mid-2015 and is now available on the Sony PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It is also reported to be making its way to the Nintendo Switch platform.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Newings W200 - suitable for travel... +

The Newings W200 Ola Fun 3G phone comes with dual SIM support, making it suitable for travellers who need a basic phone.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Houston, Johnson has no problems... +

WASHINGTON Golf's world No. 1 Dustin Johnson withdrew from this week's PGA Houston Open on Monday, citing fatigue after winning seven matches last week to capture his third consecutive US PGA Tour victory.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Homeless cleared out for Tokyo Olympics... +

TOKYO Just a short walk away from Tokyo's bustling Shibuya district is the long and narrow Miyashita Park which dozens of homeless people call home.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Baby not so funny... +

The story: The sudden appearance of a baby who talks like an adult (voiced by Alec Baldwin) threatens to come between seven-year-old Tim (Miles Bakshi) and his parents.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Driver who clocked 219kmh pleads guilty... +

He took part in an illegal race along Seletar Link and drove his wife's Nissan GTR at a speed of 219kmh.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Widowed songwriter's grieving gets under the skin... +

Listening to A Crow Looked At Me, the 13th studio album by Anacortes, Washington-based singer-songwriter Phil Elverum, one remembers a devastatingly banal line from French semiotician Roland Barthes' Mourning Diary: ...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Avoid civilian deaths in Mosul, urges UN... +

GENEVA The United Nations human rights chief has urged the Iraqi government and the US-led coalition to review tactics in Mosul, to spare civilians he said were being deliberately put at risk by the ISIS terrorist group.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Top start-up attraction, but what's in it for S'poreans?... +

It was reported recently that in a worldwide survey by US-based organisation Startup Genome, Singapore outperformed Silicon Valley in the United States in attracting start-up talent (S'pore No. 1 in world for start-up talent: Report; March 24).. Read ...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Tighter licensing rules for pet shops and pet farms... +

Pet shops and pet farms will face tighter licensing regulations from Saturday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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UOB chief takes home less money for 2nd year running... +

United Overseas Bank chief executive Wee Ee Cheong's annual remuneration has fallen for the second year running amid slowing economic growth and more challenging operating conditions for the financial sector.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Empire star goes on tweeting spree about domestic violence... +

WASHINGTON Actor Terrence Howard, who has been accused of assaulting multiple former partners, has a lot to say about domestic violence - including denying ever being ...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Filial son or killer? China court case sparks heated debate... +

BEIJING A virtuous son or a vigilante murderer: The case of a man who killed a debt collector in defence of his mother has sparked heated debate in China, as an appeals court decides whether to uphold his life sentence.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Actor eats alone only on screen... +

In the wake of Netflix's acclaimed original Japanese drama series, Midnight Diner, comes another Japanese show about food from the content streaming giant.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Teen suicide drama meant to shock... +

Singer Selena Gomez and her mother, Ms Mandy Teefey, want the new suicide drama, 13 Reasons Why, to shock teenagers and their parents into having conversations about depression and bullying.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Perlis social activist missing for 4 months after 'abduction'... +

KANGAR A Malaysian social activist from the northern state of Perlis has been missing for four months after apparently being kidnapped from his vehicle, with media reports saying the incident echoed the mysterious disappearance of a pastor in Selangor.. ...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Ezion to take control of JVs with Swissco unit... +

Oilfield services provider Ezion Holdings yesterday said it plans to take full control of two joint ventures it entered into with a unit of troubled Swissco Holdings for a combined $5 million.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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PM May to get Brexit started today... +

LONDON Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty today, setting the clock ticking on a two-year deadline to reach a Brexit deal with the European Union (EU).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Maybe baby for Aaron Kwok?... +

HONG KONG They are going through the paperwork to get married, but here comes the baby speculation.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Company briefs : Pacific Andes Resources Development... +

Golden Target Pacific, an indirect subsidiary of Pacific Andes Resources Development (Pard), has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the United States.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Go ahead quote me... +

I just thought, 'What a genuinely good man.' He is good to other people; he is such a good dad; he is such a good husband. And he is one of the funniest and, honestly, one of the smartest actors who I've ever worked with.. Read more at straits...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Trump set to roll back carbon curbs in US... +

WASHINGTON US President Donald Trump was set to take his most significant step yet in obliterating predecessor Barack Obama's environmental record yesterday, instructing federal regulators to rewrite key rules curbing US carbon emissions.. Read more ...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Feature phones still very much in demand... +

3G feature phones - basic and inexpensive handsets with a small display and a numeric keypad - have largely been replaced by budget smartphones. But they still matter - especially for thousands of mobile phone users here switching from 2G services.. Read ...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Partial UFC Singapore fight card announced... +

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski will compete at the mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion's highly-anticipated return to Singapore on June 17.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Westbrook leads late rally to down Dallas... +

DALLAS For those who believe Russell Westbrook is a one-man team, his display on Monday did little to change their minds.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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'Grey brigade' may be a force to be reckoned with... +

As Singapore has a rapidly ageing population, the need to employ workers beyond their retirement age and getting retirees to rejoin the workforce become all the more urgent (Work for as long as you can, says Lim Boon Heng; March 25).. Read more at straits...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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STI rises 1% as Asian markets rebound... +

Regional markets managed to calm their nerves to turn in a more positive showing yesterday, with Singapore also seeing a slight bounce.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Neither sad nor scared... +

This week, there are two films that could not be more different. One is a prestige drama designed to fill one with sadness and awe; the other, a grimy horror flick packed with madness and gore.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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SGA has drive to discover promising local golfers... +

Promising golfers teeing off at the driving range at Sentosa Golf Club.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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LRT train fault affects passengers... +

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 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Headphones for the fashion-minded... +

Bluetooth headphones are the norm these days, and Bang & Olufsen's latest wireless cans make a great option for a mid-range offering. The BeoPlay H4 is a smaller and cheaper alternative to the Danish company's high-end H7 headphonesand has fewer f...

 2017-03-28 21:00 

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Paramount to get new chairman... +

LOS ANGELES Viacom has turned to one of Hollywood's most seasoned and respected executives, Mr James N. Gianopulos, to revive its faded Paramount Pictures operation. But some analysts worry that Paramount is too far gone.. Read more at straitstimes.c...

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