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 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Weighing merits of mega trade pacts... +

A safety valve against US pressure Editorial The Yomiuri Shimbun, Japan. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Wenger must go with terrific trio... +

An era ended in April. Tottenham beat Arsenal to ensure that, for the first time since 1995, they were mathematically certain to finish ahead of their neighbours.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Asia Briefs: Older criminals more likely to reoffend... +

TOKYO Elderly criminals in Japan are more likely to be sent back to jail than younger convicts, a government report said yesterday, with ageing crooks increasingly likely to reoffend.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Mourinho buoyed by recovery of Pogba, Zlatan... +
 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Trials starting to show how deep rabbit hole of corruption goes... +

Lanus, on the southern outskirts of Buenos Aires, was put on football's global map twice within a matter of hours on Tuesday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Stop collection of mobile numbers too... +

Our NRIC is used frivolously (Time to end overuse of the NRIC; Nov 16). Under the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA), personal data refers to data about an individual that will lead to his identification. As an NRIC number is unique, an individual can de...

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Singapore to keep 140/90 threshold for hypertension... +

Singapore will stick to the current 140/90 blood pressure reading to indicate hypertension, instead of adopting the American Heart Association's recommendation of going with the stricter 130/80.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Huishan Dairy set for provisional liquidation... +

SHANGHAI China Huishan Dairy Holdings, the Hong Kong-listed firm targeted by short sellers, including Muddy Waters Capital, is preparing for provisional liquidation in a move that could protect its assets as it negotiates with creditors.. Read more at st...

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

A code for crowdfunding... +

Crowdfunding websites have been described as a major disruptor when it comes to charity.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Fast lane... +

Seat unveils 'guardian angel' car. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Global economy to 'grow faster in 2018, but risks remain'... +

The global economy is enjoying a strong, broad-based recovery and will grow even faster next year, but some risks remain, said International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Papa's Porsche... +

One memorable day in May 1990, Mr Leonard McCully drove home a new Porsche 944 Turbo. Twenty-seven years later, the car is still in the family, an heirloom of sorts.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Emerson sets up solutions centre here... +

American technology and engineering company Emerson, which is in the automation solutions business, has opened a new solutions centre in Singapore.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Beyond a matter of authenticity... +

NEW YORK Before it sold, the debate about a painting that some scholars and a very assertive auction house believe is by Leonardo da Vinci was all about authenticity.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Candour connected rapper to fans... +

NEW YORK Fans told rapper Lil Peep that his music saved their lives.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

North Korea 'building ballistic missile submarine'... +

WASHINGTON Satellite images taken this month of a North Korean naval shipyard indicate that Pyongyang is pursuing an aggressive schedule to build its first operational ballistic missile submarine, a US institute has reported.. Read more at straitstimes.c...

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Najib pays surprise visit to Anwar in hospital... +

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak visited jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim in hospital yesterday, in a rare gesture of goodwill between the long-time political rivals ahead of a general election expected in months.. Read more at str...

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

China 'paying closer attention to Asean ties'... +

China did not accord much importance to ties with South-east Asian countries in the past, but is taking a different view these days, said visiting Chinese scholars.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Champs Albirex close season with a big bang... +

Albirex Niigata saved their best for last with an emphatic 7-2 victory over Geylang International last night in their final match of the season, as the Japanese side were presented with the Great Eastern-Hyundai S-League trophy at Jalan Besar Stadium.. Re...

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Abe flags plan to revise Japan Constitution... +

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, in his first policy speech to Parliament yesterday since he was returned to power, said he intends to move forward on revising the nation's 70-year-old Constitution.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Next 24 Hours... +

BADMINTON China Open S-finals (StarHub Ch201, 1pm).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Mugabe appears in public for first time since army takeover... +

HARARE Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe appeared in public for the first time since the army took charge this week, as the ruling party made plans to force him to step down after more than three decades in power.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Funds hold $407b in commodities, a four-year high... +

SEOUL A boom in raw material prices has helped lift commodity investor assets under management to more than US$300 billion (S$407 billion) for the first time since 2013, according to Barclays.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Export rebound gives STI welcome lift... +

Local equities bounced back yesterday after sterling export figures for last month sent a jolt of optimism through investors.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Football: Ibrahimovic, Pogba back for United... +

LONDON Jose Mourinho has been given a considerable boost by the return of Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo for Manchester United's Premier League game against Newcastle today.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

World Cup qualifying reminds us of the meaning of football... +

The long journey to the World Cup in Russia is partly set in motion by the right foot of a dancing midfielder from the city of Thimphu in Bhutan. It begins on March 12, 2015 when Tshering Dorji, then 20, picks up the ball in the box and slots home a 82nd-...

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Cycling: Thais will present the biggest obstacle... +

Thailand may be debutants at the OCBC Cycle Speedway South-east Asia Championship but the threat they can pose is all too familiar.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Football: Arsene Wenger: Arsenal don't fear Tottenham... +

LONDON Arsene Wenger insists his Arsenal side ...

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Football: Sami Hyypia: Reds not ruthless enough under Jurgen Klopp... +

With a frontline boasting the likes of Roberto Firmino, Philippe Coutinho, Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah, plus Daniel Sturridge as back-up on the bench, Liverpool are the envy of many managers in the English Premier League.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Swimming: Greatness of an athlete lies in the journey of getting there... +

I have always been on the other side. I get asked questions, and someone records my replies. This time it is a little different. My name is Ting Wen and most people know me as a national swimmer.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Swimming: Chad le Clos relishes duel with Joseph Schooling at Commonwealth Games... +

They have raced together often enough to respect each other's ability and will to win.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 20:55 

The Strait Times

Apple pushes back release of HomePod speaker to 2018... +

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) - Apple said on Friday (Nov 17) it was delaying until early next year the release of its HomePod speaker set to compete with Amazon's Alexa-powered devices and Google Home as a smart home and music hub.. Read more at straitstimes.c...

 2017-11-17 20:35 

Channel NewsAsia

Coleman quits Wales, agrees to take over at Sunderland - reports... +
 2017-11-17 20:35 

Channel NewsAsia

US calls for release of Cambodian opposition leader... +
 2017-11-17 20:35 

Channel NewsAsia

Saudi-led coalition threatens Yemen by blocking aid -UN report... +
 2017-11-17 20:20 

Channel NewsAsia

Spain court orders ex-IMF head Rato to be tried for fraud... +
 2017-11-17 20:16 

The Strait Times

Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party calls for Robert Mugabe's resignation... +

HARARE (AFP) - Eight of the 10 regional branches of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's ruling Zanu-PF party called for him to resign on Friday (Nov 17), state TV reported.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 20:08 

Channel NewsAsia

Calls mount for action on 'killer robots' after UN talks... +
 2017-11-17 20:06 

The Strait Times

At least five killed in Kenya as violence greets opposition leader's return... +

NAIROBI (REUTERS) -At least five people were killed on Friday (Nov 17)as Kenyan police tried to disperse supporters accompanying opposition leader Raila Odinga from the airport to central Nairobi, police said.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 20:05 

Channel NewsAsia

US rejects Ford petition to delay recall of three million vehicles... +
 2017-11-17 19:48 

The Strait Times

Wife of US Senate candidate Roy Moore says 'he will not step down' over sexual misconduct claims... +

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - The wife of Republican Alabama US Senate candidate Roy Moore said on Friday (Nov 17) her husband would not end his campaign in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations, dismissing reports about his past behaviour toward some women ...

 2017-11-17 19:40 

Channel NewsAsia

Alpine visitors should know the signs of acute mountain sickness... +
 2017-11-17 19:40 

Channel NewsAsia

Going on a skiing holiday? Be aware of the signs of acute mountain sickness... +
 2017-11-17 19:35 

The Strait Times

Rupert Murdoch's Fox in talks with multiple buyers for TV, film assets... +

NEW YORK (AFP) - Media-entertainment giant 21st Century Fox has been holding talks with at least three potential buyers for some of its television and film operations, a source familiar with the discussions said on Friday (Nov 17).. Read more at straitsti...

 2017-11-17 19:30 

Channel NewsAsia

US agency approves AT&T drone in Puerto Rico for cellular service... +
 2017-11-17 19:29 

The Strait Times

Open electricity market will benefit consumers... +

We thank Mr Tan Kin Lian for his letter (Better way is for prices of utilities to be regulated; Nov 11).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-11-17 19:21 

Channel NewsAsia

IS attack kills 26 displaced people in Syria: Monitor... +
 2017-11-17 19:10 

Channel NewsAsia

Greeks march to mark 1973 student revolt against junta, clashes break out... +
 2017-11-17 19:05 

Channel NewsAsia

Poland slams 'neo-Nazi' march claim... +
 2017-11-17 18:59 

The Strait Times

Coffee set to power London buses in green initiative... +

LONDON (AFP) - London's caffeine habit could soon provide an eco-friendly energy kick to its buses, including its iconic red double-decker.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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