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 2017-05-28 15:15 

The Strait Times

Malaysian man can sing 112 national anthems by heart... +

In-house counsel Thean See Xien speaks two languages: English and Bahasa Malaysia, and the latter not particularly well.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 15:15 

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Formula One: Ferrari's Vettel wins Monaco Grand Prix ... +
 2017-05-28 15:10 

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Lions thump Kings to register another 50-point haul... +
 2017-05-28 15:08 

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Spanish record climber tops Everest twice in a week, claims team... +

Spanish mountaineer Kilian Jornet has reached the summit of Mount Everest for the second time in a week, his team said Sunday....

 2017-05-28 15:07 

The Strait Times

Singaporean who died in Nepal an avid runner: Friends... +

SINGAPORE - Quantity surveyor Amy Wong Kum Ling, 46, who died of altitude sickness on Friday (May 26) on her way to Mount Everest's base camp, was an avid trail runner who loved the outdoors.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 14:58 

The Strait Times

25-year-old man arrested over Manchester attack: Police... +

LONDON (AFP) - British police said they had arrested a 25-year-old man Sunday (May 28) and were conducting a search of a house in connection with the suicide bombing that killed 22 people at a Manchester pop concert.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 14:48 

The Strait Times

Bodies of Indian climbers who died on Everest recovered... +

KATHMANDU (AFP) - Rescuers have retrieved the body of an Indian climber who died on Mount Everest and airlifted it to Kathmandu on Sunday (May 28), along with those of two others who perished last year.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 14:44 

The Strait Times

Formula One: Ferrari's Vettel wins Monaco Grand Prix... +

Monaco (AFP) - Sebastian Vettel delivered Ferrari their first Monaco Grand Prix in 16 years on Sunday with team-mate and pole-sitter Kimi Raikkonen in second.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 14:35 

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US weighs banning laptop computers on international flights... +

US Homeland Security John Kelly said Sunday (May 28) that he was considering banning laptop computers on international flights into and out of the ......

 2017-05-28 14:35 

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Families of five Bahrainis say burial of loved ones without their consent a crime... +
 2017-05-28 14:30 

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25-year-old man arrested over Manchester attack: Police... +
 2017-05-28 14:30 

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Police make fresh arrest as Manchester runners defy terror threat... +
 2017-05-28 14:20 

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Larrazabal's 66 provides US Open qualifying boost... +
 2017-05-28 14:20 

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Unannounced, new Russian passenger plane completes maiden flight... +

Russia completed the maiden flight of its new MS-21 medium-range passenger plane on Sunday, its first foray into mainline commercial aircraft ......

 2017-05-28 14:14 

The Strait Times

Athletics: Defiant runners, spectators unite in force despite terror threat... +

MANCHESTER (AFP) - Tens of thousands of runners and spectators from Manchester and further afield packed the city on Sunday (May 28) in an impressive show of defiance days after a suicide bomb killed 22 people and left dozens wounded.. Read more at strait...

 2017-05-28 14:10 

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Descendants of Saudi Wahhabism founder distance themselves from Qatar... +
 2017-05-28 14:04 

The Strait Times

Football: Diego Costa says he won't go to China, only to Atletico... +

LONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea striker Diego Costa has no interest in a lucrative move to a Chinese club because it would jeopardise his chances of playing in next year's World Cup.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 14:00 

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Vettel ends Ferrari's long wait for Monaco victory... +

Sebastian Vettel extended his Formula One championship lead over Lewis Hamilton to 25 points on Sunday after becoming the first Ferrari driver ......

 2017-05-28 13:57 

The Strait Times

One of Sabah's 3 endangered Sumatran rhinos dying of cancer... +

KOTA KINABALU - The Sumatran rhino is extinct in the wild in Malaysia, and only three rhinos are alive in Sabah. But one of them is now dying of incurable skin cancer.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 13:55 

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Philippines Duterte vows to ignore Supreme Court on martial law... +

12 min 7 sec agoJOLO (Philippines) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has said he will ignore the...

 2017-05-28 13:50 

The Strait Times

AVA acknowledges it hires contractors to remove cats, and cats all taken to pound... +

SINGAPORE - Addressing a recent encounter between a Cat Welfare Society (CWS) mediator and a cat trapper who said he was hired by the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA), the AVA said it does hire contractors to remove animals that are reported to ha...

 2017-05-28 13:45 

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European allies see the two sides of Trump... +

In Sicily, Donald Trump listened attentively during complex G7 debates over trade and climate change, smiled for the cameras, and for the most ......

 2017-05-28 13:32 

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Commuters can continue to bring foldable bikes, PMDs on public transport after trial... +

Following the six-month trial conducted from December last year, commuters will be allowed to bring foldable bicycles and PMDs measuring up to ......

 2017-05-28 13:28 

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Clan associations continue to play important role in Chinese society: PM Lee... +
 2017-05-28 13:21 

The Strait Times

Indian state of Kerala to challenge Modi's cow slaughter ban... +

NEW DELHI (AFP) - A southern Indian state announced on Sunday (May 28) it would go to the supreme court to challenge a federal ban on the sale of cows for slaughter, stepping up a showdown with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 13:10 

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Stop arresting people who skip fasting: Malaysian authorities... +

57 min 8 sec agoKUALA LUMPUR Malaysian Minister Khairy Jamaluddin urged religious departments on Su...

 2017-05-28 13:05 

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Germany to decide about troop withdrawal from Turkey by mid-June... +
 2017-05-28 13:00 

The Strait Times

Tennis: Returning Kvitova wins Roland Garros opener... +

PARIS (AFP) - Petra Kvitova cruised into the French Open second round on Sunday as the Czech star returned from a lengthy lay-off after a harrowing knife attack at her home in December.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 12:45 

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Netanyahu appoints new minister to oversee Israel telecom reforms... +
 2017-05-28 12:07 

The Strait Times

6m-long crocodile caught after 11-hour operation in Malaysia dies hours after capture... +

MALAYSIA - A 6m-long crocodile weighing about a tonne was captured on Sunday (May 28) in the morning at a dam in the town of Kapar, Selangor. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 12:00 

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Courtois blames referee and defensive lapse for Cup defeat... +
 2017-05-28 11:50 

Today Online

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PMDs, foldable bikes, allowed on public transport all day after trial ... +

Kelly Ng1 hour 29 min agoSINGAPORE Commuters can now bring their foldable bicycles and personal mobility dev...

 2017-05-28 11:46 

The Strait Times

Bid to be the first to bungy jump, ride on giant swing at AJ Hackett Sentosa attractions... +

SINGAPORE - Will you pay to be the first to bungy from about 15 stories above Sentosa?. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 11:45 

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Bangladesh reinstalls controversial statue after outcry... +

Bangladesh on Sunday reinstalled a controversial statue deemed un-Islamic by religious hardliners on the grounds of the Supreme Court, just days ......

 2017-05-28 11:35 

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Pirelli committed to F1 under Liberty... +

Pirelli is committed to Formula One but there are no plans to take a stake in the sport following Liberty Media's takeover, the tyre company's ......

 2017-05-28 11:30 

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UK looking to increase pressure on internet firms over extremist material -minister... +

Britain is looking at range of options to put pressure on internet companies to do more to take down extremist material, Security Minister Ben ......

 2017-05-28 11:26 

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Mercy Relief to deploy disaster response team to flood-hit Sri Lanka... +

Deployed in response to an appeal for international assistance by the Sri Lankan government, the response team is expected to arrive on Tuesday ......

 2017-05-28 11:25 

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Kvitova eases past Boserup on French Open first day... +

Roland Garros opened its gates for the main tournament of the French Open amid tight security on a searing hot Sunday....

 2017-05-28 11:18 

The Strait Times

Britain says some of Manchester bomber's network potentially still at large... +

MANCHESTER (REUTERS) - Members of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi's network are still potentially at large, British Interior Minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday (May 28), after the terrorism threat level was lowered due to significant progress i...

 2017-05-28 11:08 

The Strait Times

Boxing: Quick tactical change wins it for Ridhwan... +

SINGAPORE - A tactical masterstroke paved the way for Muhamad Ridhwan to win the vacant Universal Boxing Organisation (UBO) world super featherweight (58.97kg) title on Saturday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 11:08 

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Co-pilot in plane crash near Everest dies of injuries... +

The co-pilot of a cargo plane that crashed at a small airport near Mount Everest, killing the pilot, has died from his injuries, Nepali officials ......

 2017-05-28 11:05 

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Secession fears cloud Myanmar peace talks: Government... +

Talks to end decades of bitter civil war in Myanmar have faltered, a government spokesman warned Sunday, blaming ethnic rebel demands for greater ......

 2017-05-28 10:59 

Today Online

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Tender called for Marina Bay cycling network extension... +

Kelly Ng55 min 28 sec agoSINGAPORE The vision of a car-lite Singapore is taking shape as the authorities pre...

 2017-05-28 10:56 

The Strait Times

Cold Storage Kids Run marks 10th anniversary by the beach... +

SINGAPORE - At the fifth Cold Storage Kids Run back in 2012, Sim Kwang Meng had to carry his then two-year-old son Nathan across the finish line.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 10:55 

Today Online

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Bodies of civilians dumped near Philippines city besieged by Islamists... +

1 hour 50 min agoMARAWI CITY Bodies of what appeared to be executed civilians were found in a ravin...

 2017-05-28 10:50 

The Strait Times

Two South Carolina men charged after forcing alligator to drink beer... +

COLUMBIA - Two South Carolina men were charged with harassing an alligator after forcing the creature to drink beer.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 10:49 

The Strait Times

15 members of same family killed in Afghan road accident... +

KABUL (AFP) - At least 15 members of a single family were killed when a pickup truck veered off the road and plunged into a river in northern Afghanistan, officials said.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 10:35 

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2,000 trapped as fighting rages in Philippine city: Govt... +

Two thousand fearful civilians were trapped on Sunday inside a southern Philippine city where troops are battling Islamist militants, authorities ......

 2017-05-28 10:33 

The Strait Times

Motorcyclist dragged under car in PIE accident seen in viral video in stable condition... +

SINGAPORE - A motorcyclist who was seriously injured after being dragged under a car on the Pan-Island Expressway (PIE) is in stable condition, reports said.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-28 10:21 

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Britain says some of Manchester bomber's network potentially still at large... +

Members of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi's network are still potentially at large, British interior minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday, ......

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