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 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Time to go for gold?... +

Commodities have had a bruising ride since 2008 and remain among the most challenged asset classes today, but at least one has shone through the gloom - gold.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Bolt goes below 10 seconds... +

MONACO Jamaican sprinting legend Usain Bolt insists he is on the right path as he targets the defence of his 100m crown at next month's World Championships in London.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Penang heritage temple in worse shape amid repairs... +

GEORGETOWN An early 19th century clan temple has had its flooring hacked and murals destroyed in illegal renovation works carried out to save the building in Penang.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Open for business... +

CAFEMAMA. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Retired engineer makes coffee his business... +

Mr Thomas Tian is proof that there is life after retirement.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Over 10 years in conflict zone... +

Dr Wee Teck Young sits in a corner of a quiet cafe in Holland Village, mulling over mortality.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Chinese couples seeking help to have babies... +

BEIJING It is a paradox in China. Just when the country relaxes its one-child policy as the population ages, many couples find it hard to conceive because of factors such as lower sperm counts, later pregnancies and other health barriers.. Read more at s...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Man linked to Laksaboy vice website charged... +

A man suspected of involvement with vice website Laksaboy was charged in court yesterday after being nabbed in a police raid last Thursday night.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Precious old tiles given a new life... +

The rector's two-storey residence at the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd has about 10 different designs and colour variations of floor tiles dating to about 1910.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Senate hearings turn spotlight on President's family... +

US President Donald Trump's son Donald Trump Jr and former campaign manager Paul Manafort appear to have avoided a public hearing before a Senate committee on Wednesday, in return for turning over all their records to the committee.. Read more at stra...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Mass exhumation to keep gravediggers busy... +

Armed with power drills, workers may spend up to three hours to get through the soil in an exhumation, but once the gravedigger gets into the coffin, it is just bare hands.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Feast for the eyes, fodder for selfies... +

There is no doubt that the National Gallery Singapore's current exhibit - that of famed Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama's signature motif of dots - is a feast for the eyes and a boon for social media users looking for the latest hot spot to snap a pi...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Detours and longer trips for residents... +

Just one day after his wife wondered aloud if a lift should be built at the overhead pedestrian bridge in Balestier Road, the bridge was gone by yesterday morning.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Floating platform will feature at future NDPs: Ye Kung... +

The Float @ Marina Bay will continue to feature at future National Day Parades (NDPs), and more details will be released later, said Second Minister for Defence Ong Ye Kung.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Contrasting fortunes ahead of S'pore... +

BEIJING Chelsea crushed Arsenal 3-0 in a pre-season game in Beijing yesterday, but the friendly turned ugly as Blues forward Pedro Rodriguez left the field with a bloodied face after a big collision with Gunners goalkeeper David Ospina.. Read more at str...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Is Singapore's identity less clear today?... +

Question: When Singapore suddenly became independent in 1965, what did its leaders talk about incessantly?. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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'Wrong' to have total free flow of people: Tharman... +

Singapore has been one of the strongest advocates when it comes to the free flow of goods and services, but there must be limits to the movement of people.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Congress votes to extend martial law in Mindanao... +

MANILA Philippine lawmakers yesterday voted to extend martial law on the southern island of Mindanao until the end of the year, giving President Rodrigo Duterte extra time to quell a rebellion by militants allied with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria ...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Reliving memories of Old Police Academy... +

It all started in August last year, when a police officer posted a picture of a row of rusty spectator stands at the Old Police Academy (OPA) in Thomson Road on Facebook. The post received about 200 likes and 70 comments.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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When a kid calls a stranger 'The Fat One'... +

Recently, my two sons and I spent a highly enjoyable afternoon at my friend's housewarming. They splashed in the pool, ate hotdogs and played hours of Pokemon cards with my buddies.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Police's fearsome 'Black Panther'... +

The army had ...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Extra special sixth for Ser... +

At just 26 years old, she is already a veteran of five SEA Games, with multiple medals from the biennial regional meet.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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First-time routines: Don't push too hard... +

NEW YORK Three years ago, Christina D'Ambrosio went to her first spin class, pedalling fast on a stationary bike to the rhythms of popular music as an instructor shouted motivation.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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A 'timid' woman's courage to stay true to her voice... +

On her computer, the cursor winks. It waits. People wait. They wait for every second Sunday. Waiting to see what will she write next.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Like all commercial enterprises, GPs must adapt to rising costs... +

It is interesting to note that the GP Fee Survey 2013 used the compound annual growth rate (CAGR) between 1996 and 2013 to conclude that the rise in clinic operating cost (6.9 per cent) has outpaced health inflation (2.97 per cent) (Help GPs deal with ris...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Next 48 Hours... +

TODAY. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Departure of Spicer caps tough week for Trump... +

WASHINGTON US President Donald Trump sought to impose order in his White House in the face of a widening Russia probe on Friday, ending a tumultuous week by appointing a new lead lawyer, sidelining his old one and hiring a new communications director as ...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Humble riverside offerings... +

VLV, the lounge and restaurant in Clarke Quay, has, from the start, been conceptualised as a multi-venue dining destination with both upmarket and casual options.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Guided tours of best kept secrets in S'pore... +

A red-brick building reminiscent of the old National Library Building, stands abandoned in Pasir Panjang.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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More must stand up against those who objectify women... +

While our society has achieved considerable development in establishing equal opportunities for women in the workforce, Mr John Lui's commentary (Real men don't look down on women in the SAF; July 16) highlights the misogynistic attitude some men ...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Love your job and you'll be a winner... +

I guess it's a sign of the times that the most-talked-about topic with my friends, since I arrived in Singapore three weeks ago on my usual visit, has been work - especially the necessity and the uncertainty of it.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Muslim youth look at ways to ease Islamophobia worries... +

The arrests of two young Singaporeans for radicalism last month has reignited concerns among Muslim youth here that anti-Muslim sentiments would rise in the wake of those detentions.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Ex-press secretary defended Trump at all costs... +

WASHINGTON Mr Sean Spicer burst onto the public stage six months ago with a rant against reporters, accusing them of lowballing the size of President Donald Trump's inauguration-day crowd.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Open and shut... +

In the past three months, hotelier- restaurateur Loh Lik Peng, 45, has added four more food and beverage (F&B) brands to his Unlisted Collection empire - making it a total of 15 so far.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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When the dead have to make way for development... +

Come September, youth development officer Shah Reza's family will receive a letter notifying them that his grandfather's remains will be reinterred elsewhere in Choa Chu Kang Cemetery.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Hot Bods... +

Text and pictures by Kevin Lim. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Travel news and deals... +

For the second year in a row, luxury resort Nihi Sumba Island in Indonesia has been named the world's best hotel in travel publication Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards, which is compiled through a survey of four million readers from arou...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Striking a chord with patients... +

Ms Michelle Low, a music therapist at Singapore General Hospital (SGH), is a human jukebox.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Delicious sauce, pleasing mee ... +

Will travel for good food is the mantra of many foodies in Singapore. I, for one, would gladly trek all over the island in search of delicious eats.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Transport firm's workers arrested... +

Employees of industrial transport company Jin Quan Engineering (JQE) were arrested for causing damage to an overhead pedestrian bridge along Balestier Road on Friday night.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Sports World: Spain wants to suspend FA boss after his arrest... +

MADRID The Spanish government is to seek to suspend football federation boss Angel Maria Villar, who is under arrest in a corruption investigation, a state spokesman said on Friday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Truth in the age of fake news... +

Mr Jim Egan, chief executive of BBC Global News, tells this story of an encounter with US Homeland Security at New York's JFK International Airport last December. Arriving at the top of a long line, he is confronted by a humourless immigration officia...

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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China veterans dish out advice to succeed as a food entrepreneur... +

Some like Mr Ng Zhipeng, 23, a National University of Singapore (NUS) student on an internship in Beijing, went because they were at a loose end on a Friday evening.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Poland's Senate okays court reform... +

WARSAW Poland's Senate approved a controversial reform of the Supreme Court early yesterday, despite warnings from the European Union, appeals from Washington and massive street protests against the measure.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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How emojis have changed the way people communicate... +

Show an emoji of an aubergine to an older person and a millennial and you might elicit different reactions.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Music therapy becoming more common in hospitals... +

Ms Michelle Low, a music therapist at Singapore General Hospital (SGH), is a human jukebox.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Slow economy? Restaurateurs are undaunted... +

In the past three months, hotelier- restaurateur Loh Lik Peng, 45, has added four more food and beverage (F&B) brands to his Unlisted Collection empire - making it a total of 15 so far.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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From bean to cup - exploring coffee country in Colombia... +

As I step into the Colombian coffee farm set on a mountain, I take a moment to drink in the beauty around me.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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How to watch 16 concerts in eight weeks in the United States and Canada... +

Life is short. So short that I cannot wait for my favourite singers to perform in Singapore and would rather go overseas to watch their concerts instead.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-07-22 21:00 

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Tengah Air Base expansion: When the dead have to make way for development... +

With Choa Chu Kang Cemetery set to shrink by a third of its 318ha grounds to make way for the expansion of Tengah Air Base, some wonder if burial space will run out.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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