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 2018-11-17 21:52 

The Strait Times

Tennis: Djokovic thumps Anderson to set up final clash with Zverev...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Novak Djokovic produced a masterful display to outclass South Africa's Kevin Anderson 6-2 6-2 on Saturday (Nov 17) to set up an ATP Finals title showdown with Alexander Zverev.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:50 

The Strait Times

Football: Portugal qualify for Nations League semis with 0-0 draw in Italy...

MILAN (REUTERS) - Portugal became the first team to qualify for the Nations League semi-finals when they held on for a goalless draw away to Italy on Saturday (Nov 17) to make sure of top spot in Group Three in the competition's top tier.. Read more a...

 2018-11-17 21:42 

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Faces of the News: Nov. 18, 2018...

US Defense Secretary James Mattis led rites to return to the Philippines three church bells seized by US troops. The post Faces of the News: Nov. 18, 2018 appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-11-17 21:40 

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Quiapo as a tourist spot? Full bookings surprise travel group...

With all that notoriety, how can Quiapo be considered a tourist spot? The post Quiapo as a tourist spot? Full bookings surprise travel group appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-11-17 21:36 

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Son's autism sends Pinay on a mission...

What began as a personal mission to do the best for her son who has autism led Erlinda Uy Koe to an advocacy. The post Son's autism sends Pinay on a mission appeared first on Inquirer Global Nation ....

 2018-11-17 21:32 

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Ao: TV series demoralizing PNP ranks...

"I am dismayed at how 'Ang Probinsyano' depicts the [Philippine National Police]. The post Ao: TV series demoralizing PNP ranks appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-11-17 21:32 

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Sayyaf attack: 5 soldiers killed...

Five soldiers were killed and at least 23 others were wounded in a clash with homegrown terror group Abu Sayyaf. The post Sayyaf attack: 5 soldiers killed appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-11-17 21:30 

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'Salvage' survivor finds help, voice in Facebook...

Facebook caters to selfies, travel photos and fake news but on a good day, it could also serve as a tool to fight evil and bring help to its victims. The post 'Salvage' survivor finds help, voice in Facebook appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-11-17 21:30 

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Questions hound Duterte summit naps, early return...

President Rodrigo Duterte's decision to come home a day early from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) Leaders' Meeting in Papua New Guinea has raised fresh questions. The post Questions hound Duterte summit naps, early return appeared fi...

 2018-11-17 21:28 

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Teachers rue 'Krisismas Basket'...

Leaders of party-list group ACT Teachers on Friday used the holidays as a theme to present their woes as "Krisismas Basket." The post Teachers rue 'Krisismas Basket' appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-11-17 21:20 

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Bryan and Sock out to cap incredible six months...

American duo Mike Bryan and Jack Sock have the chance to complete a memorable six months together when they play for the title at the ATP Finals ......

 2018-11-17 21:18 

The Strait Times

Prague protesters call for embattled PM to resign...

PRAGUE (AFP) - Tens of thousands of Czechs rallied in Prague on Saturday calling for Prime Minister Andrej Babis to resign as the country marked the 29th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution that toppled the communist regime.. Read more at straitstimes.co...

 2018-11-17 21:18 

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Trump says no plan to extradite Gulen to Turkey...

US President Donald Trump said Saturday that he had no plans to extradite Turkish preacher Fethullah Gulen, who is accused by Ankara of ......

 2018-11-17 21:16 

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Marcos loyalists blame Left...

Supporters of the late President Ferdinand Marcos pointed accusing fingers at what they said were communist organizations The post Marcos loyalists blame Left appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-11-17 21:13 

Jakarta Post

Sumatran elephant found dead with missing tusks in Aceh...

A Sumatran elephant has been found dead with its tusks removed in an apparent poaching case targeting the critically endangered animal, an Indonesian conservation official said Friday....

 2018-11-17 21:12 

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P1 million paid for trader's release...

An Abu Sayyaf captive in the province of Sulu has been released after the payment of P1 million in ransom, according to police. The post P1 million paid for trader's release appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-11-17 21:11 

Channel NewsAsia

Wilander criticises Davis Cup revamp as 'last' final looms...

The Davis Cup must not try to compete with the soon-to-be-launched ATP Cup and revert to its traditional home and away format, according to ......

 2018-11-17 21:08 

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News Briefs: Nov. 18, 2018...

Supreme Court Associate Justice Lucas Bersamin would lead a group of honorees and awardees in the prestigious Gusi Peace Prize International Awards. The post News Briefs: Nov. 18, 2018 appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

$30,000 raised for ST School Pocket Money Fund...

Twenty cents from every sale of a Yeo's drink from Cheers and FairPrice Xpress stores recently went to The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Strategies to help you breathe comfortably...

JASON. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

New programme helps drug offenders, families...

When Ahmad (not his real name) was incarcerated last year, his biggest worry was whether his six children would be properly cared for.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Walking the talk...

Close to 3,000 people showed up in support of the Rise Against Racism campaign yesterday at the Orange Ribbon Walk. They walked 3.8km around the Marina Bay area, accompanied by President Halimah Yacob, who flagged off the walk at Esplanade Park. The Orang...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Judge orders White House to restore press pass to reporter...

WASHINGTON A US judge has ordered the White House to temporarily restore CNN correspondent Jim Acosta's press pass, which was revoked after a contentious news conference two weeks ago with President Donald Trump.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Revenge on England's mind...

LONDON Gareth Southgate has challenged England to end their...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

World Briefs: Missing Argentine sub found a year later...

BUENOS AIRES The Argentine Navy submarine that went missing a year ago off the country's Atlantic Coast was found by a private company involved in what had been a massive search for the vessel and its 44-member crew, the navy said yesterday.. Read mor...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Zhang Yimou finally bags Golden Horse director award...

Acclaimed Chinese director Zhang Yimou finally took home the Golden Horse Award for Best Director - the first in his decades-long career - for his almost entirely black-and-white period piece Shadow, rendered in the style of a Chinese ink painting.. Read ...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

PKR tries to put internal feuds behind it at congress...

Top officials in Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) struck a reconciliatory tone at the opening of its national congress yesterday even as bad blood from divisive leadership polls threatened to boil over.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

China's Li aims for own Olympic breakthrough...

Chinese swimmer Li Zhuhao announced himself to the world as a 15-year-old with the 100m butterfly silver at the 2014 Asian Games, just 0.15 second behind Joseph Schooling's winning time of 51.76.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Age is just a number in May-December romance...
 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Darts duo raise stink over claims of breaking wind...

LONDON Even indoor sports can lie at the mercy of the winds, as two professional darts players have amply demonstrated.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Bowling: Singapore Bowling Federation to field at least 2 female major Games rookies for 2019 SEA Games...

Charlene Lim's sporting philosophy is encapsulated in just one word: Fight.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Ship cabins turned into officials' rooms...

ABOARD THE PACIFIC JEWEL (Papua New Guinea) A quoits deck, plunge pools and sunset yoga: For security and logistical reasons, thousands of delegates and journalists attending this year's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) forum have very unusual...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Dubious penalty gets Brazil fifth win...

LONDON Brazil coach Tite was proud that his team managed to keep a...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

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PM: Small island states must make common cause...

Small island states share many common interests and concerns and, thus, have to...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

City facing ban for youth signings...

LONDON Manchester City could face a one-year transfer ban from Fifa over the signing of eight under-18 foreign players, according to documents obtained by Football Leaks.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

CIA blames Saudi prince for death of journalist: Sources...

WASHINGTON The Central Intelligence Agency has concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul last month, contradicting the Saudi government's claims that he was not involved i...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Have a comfy long flight...

NEW YORK Last month, the world's longest non-stop flight - a 15,343km, 181/2-hour journey from Singapore to Newark, New Jersey, on Singapore Airlines' (SIA) new Airbus A350-900 Ultra Long Range aircraft - touched down, raising the bar for super-lo...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Xi, Pence spar over trade, development issues at Apec meet...

Chinese President Xi Jinping and United States Vice-President Mike Pence yesterday locked horns over trade and regional development as they sent starkly contrasting messages on these issues.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

MacPherson turns 50, with new app for seniors...

Senior citizens in MacPherson who need help with errands, such as carrying groceries, or require someone to accompany them to a doctor can turn to a new mobile app.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Thompson feels at 'home' with lead...

MIAMI For the first time in nine months, Lexi Thompson's name is firmly atop the leaderboard and she is finally feeling at home.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

'Beware China's debt diplomacy'...

US Vice-President Mike Pence has warned countries in the Indo-Pacific region not to compromise their sovereignty for cash in a thinly veiled attack on China's trillion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), and encouraged them to choose...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Sports World: Worn out Momota comes undone in HK...

Worn out Momota comes undone in HK. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

French protest against high fuel taxes...

PARIS A motorist accidentally hit and killed a protester taking part in a campaign of road blockades across France yesterday, as thousands gathered on motorways in a backlash against higher fuel taxes.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

58% of emerging rich here rely on bank savings to hit goals : Poll...

Many of Singapore's emerging affluent segment are trying to achieve their top financial goals by placing their assets in lower-yielding products like bank deposits, according to a new survey.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Mum who kept baby hidden in filthy car boot jailed in France...

TULLE (France) A French court has sentenced a woman who kept her baby hidden in the maggot-infested boot of her car to two years in jail for negligence causing mental disability.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

A weighty matter: The kilogram's value is redefined...

PARIS It may not change how you buy bananas, but scientists have voted to redefine the value of a kilogram, in what they called a landmark decision that will boost the accuracy of scientific measurements.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Lessons from Granddad: It's never too old or too late to run...

When I was 10, my grandfather suffered a debilitating heart attack that left him confined in a hospital ward for eight days.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

It's good to be back home...

He had already thrilled the near-capacity crowd at the OCBC Aquatic Centre earlier in the day, setting two national short-course records in the heats and final of the 50m butterfly in the Singapore leg of the Fina World Cup.. Read more at straitstimes.com...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Resurgent Oranje dominate Les Bleus...

ROTTERDAM The Netherlands have put behind them the poor form that saw them miss out on the last two major tournaments but even coach Ronald Koeman was surprised by Friday's Nations League victory over world champions France.. Read more at straitstimes...

 2018-11-17 21:00 

The Strait Times

Zverev tames lacklustre Federer...

LONDON Roger Federer's hopes of winning his 100th career title with a record-extending seventh ATP Finals crown ended yesterday at the hands of Alexander Zverev.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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