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 2016-06-29 21:00 

The Strait Times

Three Lions need the harsh wake-up call of an Eddie Jones clone... +

To see what Eddie Jones has done to England's rugby players, transforming them from tournament flops into a side to fear, is to fantasise about what a coach of his calibre might do with our perennially failing footballers.. Read more at straitstimes.c...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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No Fed hikes till 2018, say money traders... +

WASHINGTON Circle Jan 31, 2018, on the calendar. That is the soonest the Federal Reserve next raises interest rates. At least if money market derivatives are to be believed.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Southgate England's stand-in manager... +

LONDON The Football Association (FA) is expected to appoint Gareth Southgate on an interim basis, before sounding out the likes of Arsene Wenger and Brendan Rodgers as part of an exhaustive and global search to identify Roy Hodgson's permanent succes...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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The Asian 'spark' behind that luxe driving experience in US... +

From Beverly Hills to The Hamptons, luxury cars on American roads are relying on help from Asia to keep them purring with high-octane petrol.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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What's hot at men's fashion week... +

PARIS With Paris men's fashion week having ended last weekend, here are five of the main trends so far on the spring-summer catwalks:. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Soul-searching needed lest maritime disputes tear Asean apart... +

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 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Gone with the flow... +

It may look like a scene from a Hollywood movie depicting the end of the world but, in fact, it is a routine event at the Xiaolangdi dam on the Yellow River in China.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Funan clicks out for revamp... +

There have been more cardboard boxes than customers in the shops at Funan DigitaLife Mall on some evenings this week, while the piped music has been accompanied by the sound of tape being pulled from dispensers.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Good buys for tourists as pound plunges... +

LONDON Chinese news site Phoenix has implored visitors to London to ...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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MHA officer jailed for stalking girlfriend... +

A Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) officer had been going through a rocky spell with his girlfriend when he learnt that she was planning to go on holiday to Malaysia with a male colleague.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Italy and Netherlands to share term on UN Security Council... +

NEW YORK Italy and the Netherlands have agreed to split their term on the United Nations (UN) Security Council after a tie in voting forced them to reach a compromise.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Market highlights... +

1 Scandinavia's biggest bank estimates Denmark sold almost 750 million in kroner (S$151 million) to weaken the currency after it became clear early on Friday that Britons had voted to leave the European Union.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Cool under the collar... +

Also known as the stand or band-collar shirt, the collarless shirt is the perfect smart-casual shirt to wear now.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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National runner and coach stranded en route home... +

National runner Dipna Lim-Prasad, expecting a three-hour stopover in Ataturk airport yesterday, was instead stranded for more than 28 hours with hundreds of passengers in Istanbul in the aftermath of Tuesday's terror attack.. Read more at straitstimes...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Investors come to their senses post-Brexit... +

It was unthinkable over the weekend when investors worldwide were panicking over Brexit but global markets have almost fully recouped their losses since.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Pilot plan to match and train creative freelancers... +

Creative freelancers are one of the fastest-growing communities of freelancers. But many junior freelancers could face extra hurdles, such as not knowing how to negotiate with clients.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Witnessing quake made her want to join SCDF... +

Lieutenant Lina Chan Kobayashi was eating with her grandmother in a ramen shop in Tokyo when the 2011 earthquake struck - shaking walls and sending wooden menu boards flying.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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What's Next: June 30, 2016... +

New Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte takes office today for a six-year term. He becomes the first occupant of Malacanang Palace from the vast southern region of Mindanao, which is one of the nation's poorest areas and home to decades-old communist...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Get three books for free - if you promise to read... +

Fewer people are borrowing books so, in a bid to encourage reading, the National Library Board (NLB) will be giving away books - to those who promise to read.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Circumstances have changed since 1965... +

Mr Charles Tan Meah Yang's commentary worries me (...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Brexit and constitutional crisis... +

The phrase ...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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US Senate stalemate holds up funds to combat Zika... +

WASHINGTON Senate Democrats on Tuesday blocked a federal spending Bill that would have provided US$1.1 billion (S$1.5 billion) to fight the mosquito-borne Zika virus, saying Republicans had sabotaged the legislation with politically charged provisions.. ...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Waldorf buyer offers $135 million severance deal... +

NEW YORK The Chinese acquirer of Waldorf Astoria has offered a generous severance package worth US$100 million (S$135 million) or more to employees, as the new owner plans to convert most of the landmark hotel into residential units for sale.. Read more ...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Stocks rally as panic subsides... +

LONDON Global stocks rallied for a second day and the US dollar weakened amid speculation that policymakers will mitigate the damage of the United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union (EU), including a pause in the Federal Reserve's tighten...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Asian businesses rush to get advice from their lawyers... +

There will be a lot of work in the years ahead to deal with the consequences of Brexit.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Rating cuts may cripple UK... +

Credit rating agencies ripped up Britain's coveted triple-A rating on Monday, backing up what they had previously warned over the consequences of a vote to leave the European Union.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Holistic support of NS key to progress, prosperity... +

Since independence, Singapore has defied the odds by outperforming many economies to become a developed country.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Nike's new outfit just doesn't do it for some female players... +

LONDON For the female tennis players wearing Nike at Wimbledon, one style did not fit all.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Tsai says dialogue with China will continue... +

Taiwan will continue to look for ...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Del Monte Pacific back in the black... +

AT A GLANCE. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Toddler's drowning a 'tragic misadventure'... +

The death of a three-year-old boy who was found face down in a learners' pool at Tampines Swimming Complex was a ...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Detention without criminal record for basketball bust-up... +

A basketball player who fractured an opponent's nose during a match punch-up has been spared a jail term that would leave him with a criminal record. A district judge pointed out that the court objective can be achieved through a detention order witho...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Survivors recall chaos, terror as gunmen went on rampage... +

ISTANBUL A petrified couple on honeymoon hugged each other inside a hair salon cupboard as shots rang out outside, praying the gunmen rampaging through Istanbul's airport would not find them.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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That's Life podcast... +

That's Life podcast host Lydia Vasko talks to stand-up comedian Fakkah Fuzz (above) about his favourite type of jokes and how he comes up with new material.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Savour old flavours in new ways... +
 2016-06-29 21:00 

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S'pore's history highlights importance of regional unity... +

It was interesting to read Mr Charles Tan Meah Yang's thoughts behind his decision to vote that the United Kingdom leave the European Union (...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Curry carnival brings residents together... +

Curry - that creamy, spicy dish that goes swimmingly with anything from rice to prata - was once the centre of a dispute between two households over 10 years ago. The incident made the news several years later in 2011.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Style News: Alice Through The Looking Glass collaborations... +

Inspired by the Disney fantasy-adventure film Alice Through The Looking Glass, American label Urban Decay has created a limited- edition eyeshadow palette. It consists of 20 new shades named after characters from the film and includes a double-ended brush...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Home Briefs: Man, 70, charged with flatmate's murder... +

A 70-year-old man was charged in court yesterday with murdering his flatmate earlier this week.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Artist honoured his work inspired Kanye West's video... +

NEW YORK Since his early days as a Chicago beat-maker, Kanye West has been a master of sampling - only the scale and the canvases have changed.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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SIA flight to Istanbul turns back... +

A Singapore Airlines (SIA) flight bound for Istanbul was forced to turn back yesterday after a deadly suicide attack at the city's Ataturk international airport.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Sports world : Fuchs calls time on his international career... +

Austrian captain and Leicester City defender Christian Fuchs announced his retirement from international football yesterday, after his team unceremoniously crashed out of Euro 2016.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Leadership lacking to guide Britain through separation... +

Unlike Mr Charles Tan Meah Yang, I believe that the parallels between the separation of Singapore from Malaysia in 1965 and the exit of the United Kingdom from the European Union are overshadowed by the differences (...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Chongqing's disappearing 'bang-bang army'... +

CHONGQING After shouldering loads up and down steep hills here for 35 years, Mr Niu Dancheng knows the exact number of stairs to the Yangtze River docks where he often finds work as a porter. There are 128 to Dock 8 at Chaotianmen port, he said, which he...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Netflix co-founder wants to sell subscription to go to the movies... +

NEW YORK Almost two decades after helping found Netflix, Mr Mitch Lowe is turning his attention to another start-up trying to change the way people watch movies. He has taken over as chief executive officer at MoviePass, a five-year-old company that offe...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Workplace injury claims SMEs' biggest insurance risk: AIG... +

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) face rising business risks as they deal with increasing costs amid an economic slowdown.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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'Cartman' piles in the pounds at All England Club... +

LONDON Wimbledon sensation Marcus Willis was lovingly described Tuesday as a ...

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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US upgrades Thailand in human trafficking report... +

WASHINGTON The United States has decided to remove Thailand from its list of worst human trafficking offenders, officials said, a move that could help smooth relations with Bangkok's military-run government.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Heavenly finds in the most unlikely places... +

In the dim light of the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd's sacristy - the room where items used for church services are kept - Mr Jevon Liew was examining a brass crucifix and a matching pair of candlesticks.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2016-06-29 21:00 

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Rise in deadly clashes over water in India... +

BHOPAL (India) As northern and central India continue to suffer severe drought and oppressive heat, police in Bundelkhand and several other regions are reporting a rise in violent - and often deadly - clashes over water.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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