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 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Phogat returns to winning ways...

Indian mixed martial arts fighter Ritu Phogat pinning down China's Lin Heqin in their atomweight bout at the One: Battleground event on Friday night. The...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Drowning is silent, warns swim coach behind awareness initiative...

Swim coach Danny Ong challenges each new participant at his swimming confidence class to take a deep breath and, at the same time, try to shout for help. Usually, not a single sound can be heard.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Why you should keep important WhatsApp messages...

If you use WhatsApp or similar messaging services to discuss matters with your business partners and customers, make sure you keep a good record of these communications.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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China's worst outbreak in months spreads to Fujian, Chongqing...

BEIJING China was racing to contain its worst coronavirus outbreak in months as fresh cases were reported in two more parts of the country, including the sprawling mega city of Chongqing.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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'Pretty unreal' as sailors in medal race...

After six years of hard work since their partnership began in 2015, Singapore sailors Cecilia Low and Kimberly Lim can finally claim to be on top of the world, even if it was for just 33min 47sec.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Nursing was 9th choice, but it turned out to be her calling...

SINGAPORE - On the first day of her first hospital attachment almost 30 years ago, Ms Margaret Lee, then a nursing student, was sent to the emergency department - as a patient.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Finland battles worst forest fire in 50 years...

HELSINKI Finland is battling its worst forest fire in half a century with some 300ha ravaged in five days in a north-western valley during an exceptionally hot summer.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Covid-19 woes? Not shaken but stirred to fry up a storm...

Technology has long been a key ingredient of restaurateur Alan Wah's recipe for success, from when he was selling gemstones on eBay in the early 2000s to enabling customers to buy dinner on Oddle during last year's circuit breaker.. Read more at s...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Having 'trusted buddy' to turn to is key...

A young person's peers offer understanding and support that the adults in their life may not be able to, so schools will work to set up systems in which every child would have a trusted buddy to go to, Education Minister Chan Chun Sing told eight teen...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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ST+ news with benefits: Rewards for ST subscribers...

Ellenborough Market Caf, the gourmet restaurant of Swisstel Merchant Court, Singapore, offers an impressive array of Peranakan, local and international favourites in their buffet menu. These favourites are now included in their gourmet bundles, which are ...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Treetop views...

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 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Muhyiddin blocks any further attempts to oust him as Malaysia's prime minister...

Muhyiddin's postponing of Monday's parliament sitting comes after his government was publicly rebuked by Malaysia's king.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Important for parents to offer a listening ear...

How do parents know when to push their children's limits, and when to dial back the pressure?. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Solo dining may be the sweet spot for Covid-19 safety, eatery income...

Can we please bury the so-called stigma of solo dining, especially if it can be considered as a sweet spot for combining Covid-19 safety and eatery income?. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Biles' voice matters for the world listens to stars...

Among the thousands of phone lines installed for the Olympics, one number is unique. It is manned 24 hours a day, by people speaking over 70 languages, and whatever is said is confidential.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Jurong Fishery Port reopens for tenants under watchful eyes...

After closing for two weeks because of the Covid-19 outbreak on its premises, the Jurong Fishery Port finally started seeing signs of activity yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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8 new virus clusters, with one at Selarang work release centre...

There were eight new Covid-19 clusters yesterday, including one at Institution S2 Selarang Park Complex.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Betting on cryptocurrency gains...

When 21-year-old student Yong Jun put $2,800 into Ethereum in February this year, he did so with the view that it would be a long-term investment.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Envy ex-director's eateries - one shut, two up for sale...

SINGAPORE - It cost $1.5 million to set up but Cicada, a trendy 4,000 square foot restaurant-cum-live music lounge that is linked to troubled businessman Ng Yu Zhi, is now being wound up after banks started shutting accounts linked to him.. Read more at s...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Education Minister Chan Chun Sing on......

MANAGING EXPECTATIONS IN AN AGE OF SOCIAL MEDIA. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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A public housing approach for the future...

The Housing Board's plans to sustain the supply of Build-To-Order flats must be welcome news for young people with marriage and family plans. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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How to do less and stay creative in a digital world...

Earlier this year, when my daughter graduated from high school, she found herself at a loose end. After months of a punishing schedule to prepare for a tough examination, she felt lost.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Beijing police arrest pop star Kris Wu on rape allegations...

Police in Beijing have arrested Chinese-Canadian pop star Kris Wu on rape allegations.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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From chef whites to hawker stall...

It is not uncommon for restaurant chefs to start their own business. But those who trade their chef whites for a hawker's apron have been few and far between.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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US Justice Dept okays release of Trump's tax records...

WASHINGTON Former president Donald Trump suffered twin setbacks on Friday when the United States Justice Department cleared the way to release his tax records and disclosed a memo showing he had urged top officials last year to falsely claim his election ...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Me and My Money: Investing in tech is bee hoon restaurant CEO's recipe for success...

SINGAPORE - Technology has long been a key ingredient of restaurateur Alan Wah's recipe for success, whether selling gemstones on ebay in the early 2000s to enabling customers to buy dinner on Oddle during last year's circuit breaker. Read more at...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Malaysian PM blocks any further attempts to oust him from office...

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin has postponed tomorrow's parliamentary sitting, blocking any further attempts to remove him from office following the government's decision to revoke emergency ordinances without the consent of the King, S...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Swimming with sharks...

When I was four, my kindergarten class went on an excursion to the zoo.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Protecting the wild and beasts like a queen of the jungle...

NEW DELHI Rashila Vadher was among the first women to become forest guards in the Indian state of Gujarat in 2007.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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In the soup for sightseeing...

TOKYO Two judo silver medallists from Georgia were stripped of their Tokyo 2020 accreditation for breaking coronavirus rules by leaving the Olympic Village, an official from their National Olympic Committee (NOC) said yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Most of Massachusetts outbreak cases were fully vaccinated: Study...

WASHINGTON Three-quarters of people infected with Covid-19 at July public events in a town on Cape Cod in Massachusetts were fully vaccinated, a study by the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) showed.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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What's hot today...

All eyes are on Canada's Andre de Grasse (9.91sec) Italy's Lamont Marcell Jacobs (9.94), US' Fred Kerley (9.97) - the three fastest qualifiers in the heats - and American favourite Trayvon Bromell (10.05) as they bid to succeed sprint legend U...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Escape into the world of the circus...
 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Thai civic groups fill void to help the poor hit by Covid-19...

It is a public holiday in Thailand, but 69-year-old Prateep Ungsongtham Hata is braving the rain in one of the capital's biggest slums, scribbling notes as she speaks to a woman seated in front of a wooden shack - a good distance between them.. Read m...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Number of unvaccinated seniors falls to 177,000...

Vaccination rates have been going up among seniors who are aged 60 and above, though more work still needs to be done, said Health Minister Ong Ye Kung yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Why you should keep important Whatsapp messages...

If you use WhatsApp or similar messaging services to discuss matters with your business partners and customers, make sure you keep a good record of these communications.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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A $50m, 27-hole New Course for SICC...

The Singapore Island Country Club (SICC) unveiled its newest 27-hole golf course, The New Course, to members yesterday. The $50-million redevelopment project features three nine-hole courses: Millennium (par 36), Peirce (par 36) and Forest (par 35). It co...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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'Uphill situation' for PM Muhyiddin Yassin to take on Malaysia's palace...

It is unprecedented for the palace to speak out so openly against the government of the day.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Operators seek clarity on when checks will start...

A two-week shutdown just ended on Friday and nightlife venues which pivoted to food and beverage (F&B) now have to comply with new, stricter rules that were announced yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Man wins $400K case due to good networking...

It's often said that when it comes to doing well at work, who you know can count for more than what you know.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Two nature trails to run through Clementi Forest...

Parts of Clementi Forest will be safeguarded as two new nature trails will be created, the National Parks Board (NParks) said yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Mental health advocates welcome plans to have more school counsellors but say barriers remain...

SINGAPORE - Mental health advocates and social service agencies welcome having more school counsellors in Singapore's labour-strapped mental health system.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Social workers cheer plans to have more school counsellors...

Mental health advocates and social service agencies welcome having more school counsellors in Singapore's labour-strapped mental health system.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Review: Heroines soar in tale of flight and freedom...
 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Protesters to premier: Resign...

Several hundred protesters marched in Kuala Lumpur yesterday to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin. The protest comes as the premier faces a constitutional crisis after clashing with the Malaysian King.. Read more at straitstimes.co...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Second virus case at church in Clementi...

Another individual who attended mass at the Church of the Holy Cross in Clementi has tested positive for Covid-19, prompting the Roman Catholic church to suspend all in-person masses and activities.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Amanda Knox accuses Hollywood film of cashing in on her case...

LOS ANGELES Ms Amanda Knox, the American woman who was tried and convicted of murder in Italy more than a decade ago, and then acquitted, has hit out at a Hollywood movie that she said seeks to profit off her name without her consent.. Read more at strait...

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Secret Covid babies...

There appears to have been a baby boom among celebrities during the pandemic. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-31 21:00 

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Young Lions finally win on their 13th attempt...

It took them 13 rounds but the Young Lions finally tasted victory in the Singapore Premier League season with a 3-2 win over Balestier Khalsa at the Toa Payoh Stadium yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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