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 2018-01-22 08:45 

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Iranian planes warned off two "coalition vessels" during military drill - Tasnim news...
 2018-01-22 08:44 

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Sacked Catalan leader arrives in Denmark despite Spanish arrest threat...
 2018-01-22 08:43 

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Foreigners in South Korea unsure how to respond to dangerous air pollution...

SEOUL (THE KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - When Seoul waived public transportation fees last week as part of anti-pollution emergency measures, Mike Hugo, a 31-year-old foreign resident who has been working in South Korea since 2009, also received an...

 2018-01-22 08:40 

The Strait Times

Man jailed for threatening to chop stall assistant in row over pair of specs...

SINGAPORE -A man who threatened a stall assistant with a chopper in a row over a pair of glasses was jailed for a year on Monday (Jan 22).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 08:39 

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Tennis: Berdych dilemma - what to do about Federer...
 2018-01-22 08:35 

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Russia to sell six SU-30 warplanes to Myanmar - RIA...
 2018-01-22 08:35 

The Strait Times

Man gets 4 months' jail for manipulating Wilton Resources share price...

SINGAPORE - The Singapore State Courts have sentenced Mok Pak Liang to four months' jail for artificially pushing up the share price of Wilton Resources Corp in 2014.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 08:34 

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Research shows brain's preference for carbs over fats when stressed...
 2018-01-22 08:30 

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Pence, on Israel visit, meets Netanyahu...
 2018-01-22 08:28 

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Singapore e-commerce logistics start-up Parcel Perform raises US$1.1 seed funding...

SINGAPORE - Parcel Perform, a Singapore-based e-commerce logistics start-up, said on Monday (Jan 22) that it has raised US$1.1 million (S$1.3 million) in seed funding.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 08:26 

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Registration for OCBC Cycle 2018 now open...

SINGAPORE - The 10th edition of the OCBC Cycle will see 2,000 bicycles available for rent over the event weekend on May 5-6, following a partnership between the OCBC Cycle 2018 and bike-sharing firm Mobike.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 08:23 

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No end to eyesores at Taj Mahal as repair work drags on...
 2018-01-22 08:20 

The Strait Times

China's push into western Pacific alarms US allies in Asia...

HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) - With the Trump administration warning of a possible war with North Korea, US allies in Asia are sounding the alarm on another risk: a clash with China in the western Pacific.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 08:20 

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Manchester United simply had to go for Sanchez, says Irwin...
 2018-01-22 08:20 

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Football: Manchester United simply had to go for Sanchez, says Irwin...
 2018-01-22 08:19 

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Report well and stay out of trouble: Cambodia's Hun Sen tells journalists ahead of election...
 2018-01-22 08:12 

The Strait Times

From boy who loved to look at the stars to Nobel laureate who made discovery of an expanding universe...

SINGAPORE - As a boy, Professor Brian Schmidt used the cheap telescope his parents bought him to look at the starry Alaskan sky.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 08:06 

The Strait Times

China's fitness buffs big on tiny gyms that are always open...

SHANGHAI (CHINA DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Growing interest in fitness in China has led to the rise of a new phenomenon - mini gyms that are affordable and open around the clock.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 08:06 

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Donations pour in for Chinese cancer-stricken girl after her touching letter goes public...
 2018-01-22 08:05 

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World champions Australia to review woeful one-day form...
 2018-01-22 08:05 

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Cricket: World champions Australia to review woeful one-day form...
 2018-01-22 08:03 

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Hunt for man seen molesting girl at funfair in Malaysia viral video: Report...
 2018-01-22 08:03 

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Malaysia police arrest man seen in viral video molesting girl at funfair: Report...
 2018-01-22 07:54 

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Bangladesh says start of Rohingya return to Myanmar delayed...

PALONGKHALI (REUTERS) - Bangladesh has delayed the repatriation of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar, set to start on Tuesday (Jan 23), because the process of compiling and verifying the list of people to be sent back is incomplete, a senior Bangladesh ...

 2018-01-22 07:53 

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Ha Ji Won's actor-brother dies after depression battle...

SEOUL (KOREA HERALD) - Jun Tae Soo, younger brother of actress Ha Ji Won, died on Sunday after reportedly battling depression.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 07:52 

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Sacked Catalan leader flies to Denmark despite arrest threat: Report...
 2018-01-22 07:47 

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Kabul hotel attack toll at least 22: Officials...
 2018-01-22 07:39 

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Pope urges hope in visit to Peru area devastated by floods...

TRUJILLO, PERU (REUTERS) - Pope Francis, visiting an area of Peru that was devastated last year by heavy rains linked to climate change and plagued by gang violence, urged people not to lose hope on Saturday (Jan 20).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 07:34 

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Fast & Furious star Vin Diesel brings live show to London...

LONDON (REUTERS) - The roaring engines and burning rubber of The Fast And The Furious films - one of cinema's highest-grossing franchises - are skidding off the screen and into the real world, as a live stunt show based on the movies opens in London o...

 2018-01-22 07:30 

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Football: Serie A hits back after Napoli slam fixture list...
 2018-01-22 07:30 

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Philippines raises volcano alert again; hazardous eruption seen imminent...
 2018-01-22 07:28 

The Strait Times

Bad rap: Chinese fans fear government crackdown on hip hop...

SHANGHAI (AFP) - Chinese music fans are bracing for a crackdown on hip hop after a rapper was apparently dropped from a popular singing programme, as reports emerged that the often-provocative genre had fallen out of official favour.. Read more at straits...

 2018-01-22 07:26 

The Strait Times

Eating your way around Tokyo: 7 places recommended by Life editor Tan Hsueh Yun...

TOKYO - Over the past week, The Straits Times Life editor Tan Hsueh Yun has been eating her way across Tokyo. She has been posting drool-worthy photos of what she has been tucking into on social media.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 07:26 

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Moscow gallery provides glimpse into life in North Korea...

MOSCOW (REUTERS) - A gallery in the Russian capital opened an exhibition on Saturday (Jan 20) undertaking a daring task - lifting the curtain on the mysterious way of life in North Korea.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 07:21 

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South Korea's Chinese tourist slump endures despite pledges...

SEOUL (AFP) - Chinese tourist numbers to South Korea continued to decline in December, figures showed Monday (Jan 22), even though Beijing and Seoul pledged to improve relations strained by a US missile defence system.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 07:20 

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Mount Mayon volcano rains ash on Philippines as experts warn of violent eruption...

LEGAZPI, PHILIPPINES (AFP) - A giant mushroom-shaped cloud shot up from the Philippines' most active volcano on Monday (Jan 22), darkening the skies and raining ash on communities where tens of thousands have fled after warnings of an impending erupti...

 2018-01-22 07:19 

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Exercising robot Kengoro breaks a sweat in the gym...

TOKYO (REUTERS) - Kengoro the robot does calisthenics just like a human.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 07:17 

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Indian farmer crushed to death as tractor seized over debts...
 2018-01-22 07:14 

The Strait Times

No end to eyesores at India's Taj Mahal as repair work drags on...

AGRA, INDIA (AFP) - Tourist Muskan Mahuwakar pictured the Taj Mahal as a dazzling vision of symmetry and beauty but upon reaching the monument, she - like thousands of other visitors - was disappointed to find it covered in scaffolding, its once white mar...

 2018-01-22 07:10 

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Federer eases past Fucsovics into Melbourne quarter-finals...
 2018-01-22 07:10 

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Exclusive: US sanctions curb Microsoft sales to hundreds of Russian firms...
 2018-01-22 07:10 

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US sanctions curb Microsoft sales to hundreds of Russian firms: Report...
 2018-01-22 07:10 

The Strait Times

OurSTories: Are you addicted to social media?...

SINGAPORE - Social media was a big part of Mr Bryan Tan's life.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 06:55 

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Bomb at pork stall in market in Thailand's south kills three, wounds 22...
 2018-01-22 06:55 

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Protesters greet North Korean Olympic delegation touring Seoul...
 2018-01-22 06:55 

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South Korea's Moon hopes inter-Korean thaw 'opens door' for nuclear talks with US...
 2018-01-22 06:54 

The Strait Times

Protesters greet North Korean Olympic delegation touring Seoul...

SEOUL (REUTERS) - Small but vocal groups of South Korean demonstrators on Monday (Jan 22) protested North Korea's participation in next month's Winter Olympics, as a delegation of North Korean officials led by star singer Hyon Song Wol visited Seo...

 2018-01-22 06:40 

The Strait Times

Leadership of Singapore must not become aged, and renewal is key: DPM Teo Chee Hean...

SINGAPORE - There is a certain vitality and energy needed to lead a country, and the leadership of the country must not become aged, said Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean on Monday (Jan 22).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-22 06:40 

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Bangladesh says Rohingya return to Myanmar is delayed...
 2018-01-22 06:40 

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Bangladesh says Rohingya return to Myanmar is delayed...

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