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 2017-05-23 08:30 

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I dont have words, says Ariana Grande... +

MANCHESTER - American singer Ariana Grande has reacted on Twitter to the explosion at the Manchester Arena on Monday (May 22). Grande tweeted on Tuesday (May 23) that she is "broken". broken. from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don't have......

 2017-05-23 08:23 

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Oil producers to extend output curbs at OPEC meeting... +

Oil producers inside and outside the OPEC cartel have little choice but to extend their deal from late 2016 curbing output when they meet in ......

 2017-05-23 08:20 

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US plan to sell oil reserves undermines OPEC supply management efforts... +

U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to sell half of the United States' strategic oil reserve surprised energy markets on Tuesday since it ......

 2017-05-23 08:20 

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Stokes credits Smith, IPL stint for improving his game... +

England all-rounder Ben Stokes says batting tips from Australia captain and IPL team mate Steve Smith was key to helping him improve as a player ......

 2017-05-23 08:18 

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Japan parliament passes controversial anti-terror bill... +
 2017-05-23 08:08 

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Golf: Homesick Jang puts family first on leaving LPGA... +

Jang Ha-na knows her decision to quit the elite U.S. women's golf tour at the peak of her career has left people scratching their heads but the ......

 2017-05-23 08:07 

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Basketball: Curry, Durant shine as Warriors sweep into NBA Finals... +

Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant led the way as the Golden State Warriors sealed a clean sweep of the San Antonio Spurs to reach their third ......

 2017-05-23 08:02 

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Tennis: Former Australian junior champ fined for fixing match... +

Former Australian Open junior champion Oliver Anderson was fined Aus$500 (US$374) Tuesday for fixing a match, but escaped a conviction after ......

 2017-05-23 08:00 

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Football: Arsenal must ensure Sanchez, Ozil stay, says Cech... +
 2017-05-23 07:57 

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Crew couldn't stomach 'The Mummy' stunt, says star Cruise... +

Hollywood star Tom Cruise revealed on Tuesday that a nauseous film crew was ...

 2017-05-23 07:55 

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Singapore condemns Manchester attack; no reports of S'poreans injured... +

SINGAPORE The Republic has strongly condemned Tuesday's bomb attack at the Manchester Arena, which killed at least 19 people and injured 50 others. There have been no reports of Singaporeans directly affected or injured in the incident thus far,......

 2017-05-23 07:55 

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Spanish police arrest former Barcelona FC president in graft investigation... +

Spanish police said on Tuesday they had arrested former Barcelona football club president Sandro Rosell in a money laundering operation....

 2017-05-23 07:55 

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PPG CEO says remains interested in 'consensual' deal with Akzo... +

PPG Industries remains interested in negotiating a ...

 2017-05-23 07:54 

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Manchester concert suicide attack prompts security rethinks worldwide... +

Authorities as well as organisers of major events in countries from the United States to Japan and Singapore are considering tightening security ......

 2017-05-23 07:50 

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Manchester Arena blast: World leaders condemn terror attack... +
 2017-05-23 07:50 

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Huawei narrows gap with Samsung, Apple in smartphone sales - Gartner... +

China's Huawei has narrowed the gap with its two biggest competitors Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics in global smartphone sales, first-quarter ......

 2017-05-23 07:50 

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Europeans offer support, sympathy for Manchester attack... +

The leaders of Europe sent Britain offers of support and sympathy following the suicide bombing of a pop concert in Manchester overnight that ......

 2017-05-23 07:47 

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Google AI programme beats top-ranked Go player... +

Google's computer programme AlphaGo beat the world's top-ranked player in the ancient Chinese board game Go on Tuesday, re-affirming the arrival ......

 2017-05-23 07:45 

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Japan anti-conspiracy bill clears lower house despite rights worries... +

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc pushed a bill targeting conspiracies to commit terrorism and other serious crimes through ......

 2017-05-23 07:45 

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Merkel vows to fight terrorism with Britain after Manchester attack... +

German Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed shock and sorrow on Tuesday at a suicide attack at a concert in the British city of Manchester which ......

 2017-05-23 07:41 

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Indian army commends officer who tied Kashmiri man to jeep as human shield... +

NEW DELHI (AFP) - The Indian Army said on Tuesday (May 23) it has commended an officer accused of tying a Kashmiri man to a jeep and using him as a human shield, sparking outrage from rights activists.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-23 07:39 

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Exports, consumers and construction drive German growth surge... +

BERLIN (REUTERS) - The German economy picked up steam in the first quarter helped by strong exports, booming construction and higher household and state spending, burnishing Chancellor Angela Merkel's economic credentials as she gears up for national ...

 2017-05-23 07:35 

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Trial over RBS 2008 cash call faces further delay amid settlement talks... +

A trial in which Royal Bank of Scotland is accused by investors of misleading them over its 2008 fundraising is set to be delayed for a second ......

 2017-05-23 07:32 

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Military review to conclude by end 2017 will 'increase flexibility' for deploying soldiers to various vocations... +

SINGAPORE - To tackle manpower challenges brought on by lower birth rates in recent years, the military's medical service is reviewing requirements to "increase flexibility" and allow more soldiers to be deployed in various vocations in the Singapore Arme...

 2017-05-23 07:30 

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Vunipola 'big loss' for Lions but more will follow - Gatland... +

The withdrawal of Billy Vunipola was a ...

 2017-05-23 07:25 

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Google's artificial intelligence programme beats world's top-ranked player of ancient board game... +

SHANGHAI (AFP, Reuters) - Google's computer programme AlphaGo beat the world's top-ranked player in the ancient Chinese board game Go on Tuesday (May 23), re-affirming the arrival of what its developers tout as a ground-breaking new form of artifi...

 2017-05-23 07:25 

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Turkey issues arrest warrants for dozens at telecoms and capital market bodies - CNN Turk... +

Turkish authorities have issued detention orders for 33 people at the telecommunications watchdog and 36 people at the capital markets watchdog, ......

 2017-05-23 07:20 

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Bahrain security forces push into Shi'ite leader's home village... +
 2017-05-23 07:15 

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South Korean 'swordsman' leads prosecution against impeached ex-leader Park... +

A high-flying prosecutor, who was demoted under impeached former president Park Geun-hye, is overseeing the case against her as Park made her ......

 2017-05-23 07:11 

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World leaders condemn deadly terror attack in Manchester, express solidarity with Britain... +

LONDON (XINHUA, REUTERS, AFP) - World leaders have expressed solidarity with Britain and condemned the deadly terror attack at a pop concert in the city of Manchester that left 22 dead and 59 wounded on Monday (May 22) night.. Read more at straitstimes.co...

 2017-05-23 07:10 

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Nokia settles patent dispute with Apple... +

Finland's Nokia said on Tuesday it has settled its patent dispute with Apple and also signed a business collaboration deal with the U.S. company....

 2017-05-23 07:08 

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China seeks safe steering of bike-sharing boom to clear cluttered streets... +

China has published draft guidelines to regulate the booming bicycle-sharing industry whose firms have raised hundreds of millions in dollars in ......

 2017-05-23 07:05 

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Car bomb explodes in Syria's Homs, army destroys another near Damascus - state TV... +
 2017-05-23 06:57 

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 2017-05-23 06:55 

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London police reopen Victoria Coach Station after clearing suspect package... +

LONDON (REUTERS) British police reopenedLondons Victoria Coach Station and the surrounding streets on Tuesday (May 23)after earlier closing the area due to a suspect package.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-23 06:55 

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Google's AlphaGo takes on Chinese Go master in best of 3 matches... +

Google's artificial intelligence program AlphaGo took on the Chinese world number one of ancient board game Go on Tuesday, the second time it has ......

 2017-05-23 06:55 

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Zack Snyder drops out of Justice League movie after daughters suicide, Joss Whedon taking over... +

LOS ANGELES - Zack Snyder, the director behind the coming Warner Bros movie Justice League, said Monday (May 22) that he would step away from the megabudget superhero project to cope with the recent suicide of his daughter. Warner said the director Joss.....

 2017-05-23 06:54 

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London police close Victoria Coach Station after finding suspect package... +
 2017-05-23 06:54 

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London police reopen Victoria Coach Station after clearing suspect package... +
 2017-05-23 06:50 

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Liverpool eyeing silverware after top-four finish - Milner... +

Liverpool need to experience the feeling of winning trophies again to take the next step and compete with Europe's best, defender James Milner has ......

 2017-05-23 06:50 

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French PM calls for vigilance in France after Manchester attack... +

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Tuesday called on French citizens to be vigilant following the suicide attack at a concert in ......

 2017-05-23 06:49 

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Second edition of the Singapore Michelin Guide out on June 29... +

SINGAPORE - After sparking much debate among foodies last year, the second edition of the Michelin Guide Singapore will be unveiled on June 29, in a gala award ceremony and dinner held at The Fullerton Hotel Singapore.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-05-23 06:42 

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Political princess to courtroom accused: South Korea's Park... +

The corridors of power were home to South Korea's Park Geun-Hye as a child, de facto first lady, and president. Now she resides at a detention ......

 2017-05-23 06:41 

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Hong Kong police arrest 21 Uber drivers in sting... +

Hong Kong police on Tuesday arrested 21 Uber drivers for carrying passengers without a proper permit following an undercover operation in the ......

 2017-05-23 06:40 

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Two men publicly caned in Indonesia for having gay sex... +

Religious police in Indonesia caned two men for gay sex on Tuesday, with hooded men inflicting 82 lashes on each of them as hundreds of people ......

 2017-05-23 06:36 

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Free 5G trials, use of virtual reality among drive to fuel digital economy... +

SINGAPORE To promote greater technological innovation and hasten the development and roll-out of reliable fifth generation mobile networks (also known as 5G) to consumers, the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) is waiving frequency fees for 5G.....

 2017-05-23 06:32 

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Classic monsters from The Mummy to Frankenstein's Monster come together in film franchise Dark Universe... +

SINGAPORE - Universal Pictures is launching a series of films collectively known as Dark Universe, which will revive and bring together the studio's classic monster characters such as Dr Jekyll and Frankenstein's Monster in a single world.. Read m...

 2017-05-23 06:30 

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Myanmar army rejects UN findings of abuses in Rohingya crackdown... +
 2017-05-23 06:25 

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Myanmar army clears itself of Rohingya atrocity claims... +
 2017-05-23 06:05 

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Passenger jailed for punching taxi driver after dispute over payment method... +

SINGAPORE - A restaurant manager punched a taxi driver on his cheeks and the back of his head eight times in a dispute over the payment method, a court heard.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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