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 2022-01-16 23:30 

Bangkok Post

Thanathorn under fire for jumping vaccine queue...

Progressive Movement founder Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit, who has found himself in hot water amid allegations he jumped the queue to get his first dose of vaccine, has threatened lawsuits against anyone who tries to run his name through the mud....

 2022-01-16 23:30 

Manila Bulletin

MB Daily News Update...

The contentious No Vaccination, No Ride policy of the government takes effect today in Metro Manila and areas where Alert Level 3 is being implemented, and it is expected to be met by a huge protest from those who say that the rule is violative of the rig...

 2022-01-16 23:30 

Bangkok Post

Rabbits' winless run extends to 5 games...

Defending champions BG Pathum United's winless streak in Thai League 1 continued on Sunday night following a 2-2 draw at Muang Thong United....

 2022-01-16 23:29 

Channel NewsAsia

Australia, New Zealand step up efforts to aid tsunami-hit Tonga...

SYDNEY: Australia and New Zealand dispatched surveillance flights on Monday (Jan 17) to assess the damage in Tonga, isolated from the rest of the world due to the eruption of an underwater volcano that triggered a tsu...

 2022-01-16 23:29 

ABS-CBN

Ginang hinoldap habang nagla-live selling ng mga halaman...

Patapos na ang biktima sa kanyang pagla-live selling ng mga halaman ng bigla siyang lapitan ng isang lalaking nakamask at helmet na may dalang baril....

 2022-01-16 23:28 

Malay Mail Online

Libya oil, gas exports hit 5-year high of US$21.5b...

TRIPOLI, Jan 17 — Libya's lifeline oil and gas exports raised revenues of more than US$21.5 billion (RM89.8 billion) in 2021, the highest level in five years, the National Oil Corporation announced Saturday. Total net revenues for oil and gas......

 2022-01-16 23:28 

Malay Mail Online

Millions hunker down as storm hits eastern US...

WASHINGTON, Jan 17 — Millions of Americans hunkered down Sunday as a major winter storm hit the eastern United States with heavy snow and ice, knocking power out to an estimated 235,000 people and counting. The National Weather Service (NWS) said......

 2022-01-16 23:28 

Jakarta Post

PREMIUM Cambodia's ASEAN chairmanship stumbles over Myanmar discord Cambodia has begun its year-long ASEAN chairmanship with the postponement of a high-level meeting am....
 2022-01-16 23:26 

Inquirer.net

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FDA warns of 'serious health risks' in illegal purchase of molnupiravir...

MANILA, Philippines — The Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) has cautioned the public against buying the COVID-19 pill molnupiravir from illicit sellers, who have taken advantage of the latest surge of coronavirus cases driven by the highly contagi...

 2022-01-16 23:25 

Malay Mail Online

Atalanta hold Inter to give title hopefuls a boost...

MILAN, Jan 17 — Atalanta gave Inter Milan's Serie A title rivals a boost on Sunday with a goalless draw which ends the champions' eight-match winning run and offers AC Milan the chance to claim top spot. A keenly-fought contest in Bergamo......

 2022-01-16 23:22 

Malay Mail Online

US, Japan leaders to talk Covid, security in virtual meet...

WASHINGTON, Jan 17 — US President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will meet virtually Friday to discuss bilateral ties as well as security in the Pacific region, the White House said. On the agenda will be fighting Covid-19 and.....

 2022-01-16 23:18 

ABS-CBN

Suspek sa pananaksak sa Cagayan nahuli sa Maynila...

Hinainan ng warrant of arrest ang isang lalaki sa Sta. Cruz, Maynila na wanted sa kasong attempted homicide....

 2022-01-16 23:16 

Manila Bulletin

Ilocos Norte confirms first Omicron case...

DAGUPAN CITY The province of Ilocos Norte has recorded its first case of the highly transmissible coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) Omicron variant. Governor Matthew Marcos Manotoc confirmed the information through his Facebook page on Sunday afternoon,...

 2022-01-16 23:15 

ABS-CBN

SAPUL SA CCTV: Lalaki patay sa pamamaril sa Pasay...

Patay ang isang lalaki matapos pagbabarilin sa Pasay City Linggo ng gabi....

 2022-01-16 23:15 

Channel NewsAsia

Shopping for CNY clothes and accessories? Consider these women-led social enterprises in Southeast Asia...

You can find a range of sustainably-produced products, including modern batik pieces and bold statement accessories, that are perfect for the Chinese New Year reunion dinner and visiting....

 2022-01-16 23:14 

Malay Mail Online

'Greek Picasso' Alekos Fassianos dies aged 86, says family...

ATHENS, Jan 17 — Greek artist Alekos Fassianos, whose work drew on his country's mythology and folklore, died Sunday at the age of 86, his daughter Viktoria told AFP. Described by some admirers as a modern-day Matisse and by others as the Greek....

 2022-01-16 23:12 

The Strait Times

Singapore Reits double their overseas investment to $16.6 billion...

Slow reopening of economy and diminishing returns at home driving S-Reits to look for growth opportunities abroad.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-16 23:10 

Malay Mail Online

FBI names Texas hostage-taker as British citizen...

COLLEYVILLE, Jan 17 — The man who died after holding four people hostage at a Texas synagogue in what President Joe Biden called an "act of terror" was identified by the FBI on Sunday as a 44-year-old British citizen named Malik Faisal Akram...

 2022-01-16 23:09 

Channel NewsAsia

Ancelotti proud after Super Cup win earns him fifth Real trophy...

RIYADH : Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti hailed a job well done after a 2-0 win over Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish Super Cup final in Saudi Arabia on Sunday secured a 21st title of his managerial career and fifth with the Spanish giants. It was his firs...

 2022-01-16 23:09 

Channel NewsAsia

Ancelotti proud after Super Cup win earns him fifth Real Madrid trophy...

RIYADH: Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti hailed a job well done after a 2-0 win over Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish Super Cup final in Saudi Arabia on Sunday (Jan 16) secured a 21st title of his manag...

 2022-01-16 23:07 

The Strait Times

Ahead of election, Macron banks on rosy French economy, new jobs...

The president will announce 21 new projects worth 4 billion euros and 10,000 jobs as part of a drive to attract foreign investors.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-16 23:06 

Malay Mail Online

'Scream' reigns supreme, ousting 'Spider-Man' in North America...

LOS ANGELES, Jan 17 — New Paramount release Scream leapt to the top of the North American box office this weekend, showing the continuing lure of horror films while finally toppling Spider-Man, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations reported......

 2022-01-16 22:59 

The Strait Times

Supply chain woes could worsen as China imposes new Covid-19 lockdowns...

The measures have already contributed to a suspension of connecting flights through Hong Kong from much of the world.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-16 22:59 

Channel NewsAsia

Holders Algeria beaten on day of shocks at Africa Cup of Nations...

Equatorial Guinea led a string of upsets at the Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday (Jan 16) when they beat holders Algeria, while Ivory Coast and Mali were both held by unfancied opponents.Equatorial Guinea pulled off one of the biggest shocks ever seen at t...

 2022-01-16 22:54 

Malay Mail Online

IMF official urges 'deep reforms' to Tunisian economy...

TUNIS, Jan 17 — Tunisia's crisis-stricken economy needs "deep reforms" such as slashing its vast public wage bill, the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) outgoing country chief has said as the government seeks a new bailout. Jerome....

 2022-01-16 22:53 

Cebu Daily News

Momoland returns with sweet, sexy single...

SEOUL — Momoland dropped the digital single "Yummy Yummy Love" Friday. "Thinking that we're meeting our fans after a long while made me feel nervous and excited as if we're debuting," said JooE through agency MLD Entertainmen...

 2022-01-16 22:49 

Manila Bulletin

Epic sci-fi series 'Raised By Wolves' returns for Season 2 on Feb. 3 exclusively on HBO GO...

Raised by Wolves S2 Amanda Collin Raised by Wolves, a compelling sci-fi drama brought to life by visionary producer Ridley Scott (The Martian, Blade Runner), returns for a brand-new eight-episode second season, with two episodes premiering Thursday, Feb. ...

 2022-01-16 22:48 

ABS-CBN

2 dayuhan na may kaso abroad huli sa Paranaque...

Nahuli sa Paranaque ang dalawang dayuhan na may mga kaso na sa kanilang bansa....

 2022-01-16 22:44 

The Strait Times

'Greek Picasso' Alekos Fassianos dies aged 86...

Fassianos has been described by some as a modern-day Matisse and by others as the Greek Picasso. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-16 22:44 

Channel NewsAsia

Australian Open turns to tennis after Djokovic saga...

MELBOURNE: Finally some tennis. The Australian Open begins on Monday (Jan 17) after a chaotic and controversial build-up dominated by the visa saga that engulfed world number one...

 2022-01-16 22:44 

Channel NewsAsia

Australian Open begins after Djokovic saga...

MELBOURNE: The Australian Open finally began at Melbourne Park on Monday (Jan 17) after a chaotic and controversial build-up dominated by the visa saga that engulfed world number one...

 2022-01-16 22:42 

ABS-CBN

P1.7M halaga ng iligal na droga, nasabat sa Pampanga...

Nasabat ang humigit kumulang 250 grams ng hinihinalang shabu sa 3 drug suspects sa Mabalacat City, Pampanga noong Biyernes....

 2022-01-16 22:40 

ABS-CBN

P800K shabu nasabat sa Caloocan, Navotas...

Higit 800,000 pesos na hinihinalang shabu, nasabat sa dalawang magkahiwalay na operation sa Caloocan at Navotas....

 2022-01-16 22:40 

ABS-CBN

Babae patay sa banggaan ng motorsiklo, trailer truck sa Malate...

Dead on arrival sa ospital ang isang 45 anyos na babae na lulan ng motorsiklo na bumangga sa isang truck sa Malate, Maynila nitong Linggo....

 2022-01-16 22:39 

Manila Bulletin

JEM starts with 2 for 2022: Her own rendition of songs of Moonstar88 and 6cyclemind...

JEM Jem releases her new single "Huwag Na" which came from one of 6cyclemind's songs in its rich catalog. This is her second installment to her upcoming EP, which includes her rendition of Moonstar88's crowd favorite "Gilid." Maysh...

 2022-01-16 22:39 

Bangkok Post

Demographic doomsday...

Having endured the pandemic for the last two years, Thailand's workforce gradually changed over that period as many unemployed people started to run their own business or work as freelancers....

 2022-01-16 22:34 

Channel NewsAsia

Equatorial Guinea upset holders Algeria in Cup of Nations shock...

DOUALA : Esteban Obiang scored 20 minutes from time as Equatorial Guinea pulled off one of the great Africa Cup of Nations finals upsets with a 1-0 win over defending champions Algeria on Sunday.The shock Group E result leaves Algeria bottom of the standi...

 2022-01-16 22:30 

Jakarta Post

Djokovic's court defeat to shake up Australian Open draw The world number one had been favourite to win a 10th title at Melbourne Park and claim a 21st Grand....
 2022-01-16 22:30 

Bangkok Post

A 'welfare city' challenge...

The former president of King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL) has vowed to turn Bangkok into a welfare city if he is elected as the capital's next governor....

 2022-01-16 22:29 

Channel NewsAsia

Atalanta halt Inter's winning run with Bergamo draw...

ROME : Inter Milan dropped points in Serie A for the first time in more than two months as Atalanta held the league leaders to an entertaining 0-0 draw on Sunday to end their eight-match winning run. Atalanta goalkeeper Juan Musso produced a spectacular s...

 2022-01-16 22:28 

Manila Bulletin

Birdwatchers flock for glimpse of rare snowy owl in US capital...

WASHINGTON, United States — The white dome of the US Capitol shines through the night, illuminating a small group huddled down the hill, bundled tightly against the winter cold and carrying long-lens cameras and binoculars. AFP/ MANILA BULLETIN The ...

 2022-01-16 22:26 

Manila Bulletin

U.S. sees highest rate of children COVID-19 hospitalizations...

WASHINGTON — U.S. pediatric hospitalizations related to COVID-19 are at the highest level since the start of the pandemic, according to the latest data of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Parents and children sled in Dumbo,...

 2022-01-16 22:24 

The Strait Times

Anti-Covid-19 vaccine far-right rally attracts hundreds in Hungary...

The group has been campaigning on a fierce anti-vaccine message ahead of April 3 elections.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-16 22:21 

Channel NewsAsia

A day in the life of ... Singapore Watch Club founder Tom Chng...

Singapore Watch Club (SWC) founder Tom Chng takes the new Louis Vuitton Tambour Horizon Light Up connected watch out for a spin....

 2022-01-16 22:14 

Channel NewsAsia

Marseille held by 10-man Lille in Ligue 1...

MARSEILLE, France : Olympique de Marseille were held to a 1-1 home draw by 10-man Lille on Sunday as they missed the chance to rejoin Nice in second place in Ligue 1.Cengiz Under salvaged a point for Marseille as he cancelled out Sven Botman's opener ...

 2022-01-16 22:13 

Jakarta Post

PREMIUM Indonesia reinstates embassy in Kabul but holds off official recognition of Taliban Indonesia has reinstated its representative office in Kabul mainly to coordinate and monitor the dis....
 2022-01-16 22:11 

Manila Bulletin

South Korean leader hails K-pop impact on Mideast trip...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — South Korea's soft power matches its economic achievements, President Moon Jae-in said on Sunday at the start of a Middle East tour expected to focus on business and trade opportunities. AFP/ MANILA BULLETIN K-pop s...

 2022-01-16 22:11 

Manila Bulletin

Baby dead from COVID-19 in Qatar: ministry...

DOHA, Qatar — A three-week-old baby has died from Covid-19 in Qatar, the health ministry said on Sunday, reporting a rare child fatality from the illness in the Gulf country. "A three-week-old baby has sadly died as a result of severe infection ...

 2022-01-16 22:11 

Manila Bulletin

Election fraud belief undimmed for Trump fans, despite party hopes...

FLORENCE, United States — Jonathan Riches has been to 40 Donald Trump rallies and fervently believes the last US presidential election was stolen. AFP/ MANILA BULLETIN Like thousands of others who spent hours in a dusty field in Arizona this weekend...

 2022-01-16 22:11 

Manila Bulletin

Huge Tonga volcanic eruption caused 'significant damage'...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — A massive volcanic eruption in Tonga that triggered tsunami waves around the Pacific caused "significant damage" to the island nation's capital and smothered it in dust, but the full extent was unclear with comm...

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