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 2021-09-20 04:29 

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Honda targets annual sales of 70,000 Prologue electric vehicles in US from 2024...

WASHINGTON : Honda Motor Co's U.S. unit said on Monday it is targeting initial annual sales of 70,000 for its planned electric Prologue sport utility vehicle when it goes to market in 2024. Honda plans to add additional electric vehicle models as it a...

 2021-09-20 04:24 

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Say cheese again: Pizza Hut Singapore's Cheesy 7 is back with a new flavour...

It's back by popular demand and a new chicken luncheon version's been added....

 2021-09-20 04:24 

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Philippines' Voyager obtains digital banking license from central bank...

MANILA : Philippine digital and financial services firm Voyager Innovations said on Monday its subsidiary has secured a digital banking license from the central bank.Maya Bank, the country's sixth digital lender, will focus on the unbanked and underse...

 2021-09-20 04:18 

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Australia steps up hydrogen funding ahead of climate talks...

MELBOURNE: Australia said on Monday (Sep 20) it would step up grant funding for hydrogen projects to boost clean energy output, a response to international pressure to set more ambitious carbon emissions reduction targets for 2030.Prime Minister Scott Mor...

 2021-09-20 04:15 

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Cambodia bat researchers on mission to track origin of COVID-19...

STUNG TRENG, Cambodia: Researchers are collecting samples from bats in northern Cambodia in a bid to understand the COVID-19 pandemic, returning to a region where a very similar virus was found in the animals a decade ago.Two samples from horseshoe bats w...

 2021-09-20 04:14 

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Rugby: Move to Japan prolonged my career, says returning Wallaby McMahon...

Australia backrower Sean McMahon has credited his move to Japan with prolonging his career as he prepares to return to the Wallabies set-up for the first time in almost four years.McMahon picked up the most recent of his 26 caps against Scotland at Murray...

 2021-09-20 04:10 

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Former Singapore footballer, Malaysia Cup star Mat Noh dies aged 67...

SINGAPORE: Former Singapore international footballer and Malaysia Cup star Mohamed Noh Hussein has died at the age of 67, the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) said on Monday (Sep 20). In a Facebook post, FAS said that the footballer suffered a hear...

 2021-09-20 04:09 

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American Airlines, Microsoft join Gates-backed program to boost clean energy...

Several U.S. companies, including American Airlines Group Inc, General Motors and Microsoft Corp, on Monday build on their commitment to clean energy by joining billionaire and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates' Breakthrough Energy program.The initiativ...

 2021-09-20 04:09 

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Football: Chelsea's Tuchel says Pulisic doubtful for Villa clash...

Chelsea's American forward Christian Pulisic is still recovering from an ankle injury sustained on international duty this month and Wednesday's League Cup game against Aston Villa will likely come too soon for him, manager Thomas Tuchel said.The ...

 2021-09-20 04:09 

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From 'Believe' to biscuits, Ted Lasso turned on the charm...
 2021-09-20 04:09 

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Football: Koeman not worried about Barcelona future, hopeful of turnaround...

Speaking ahead of Monday's home game against Granada, Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman said he is not worried about his future despite criticism in the wake of last week's drubbing by Bayern Munich in the Champions League....

 2021-09-20 04:04 

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Malaysia keeps Oct crude palm oil export tax at 8per cent...

KUALA LUMPUR : Malaysia maintained its October export tax for crude palm oil at 8per cent, a circular on the Malaysian Palm Oil Board website showed on Monday.The world's second-largest palm exporter calculated a reference price of 4,472.46 ringgit (U...

 2021-09-20 03:36 

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From accessory to asset: How to invest in designer handbags...

Luxury handbags were a top performing alternative asset class in 2020. But as with all investments, making money isn't always in the bag. Or is it? Money Mind finds out....

 2021-09-20 03:24 

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'Ted Lasso' wins Emmy award for best comedy series...

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 2021-09-20 03:24 

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'The Crown' wins Emmy award for best drama series...

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 2021-09-20 03:19 

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Football: Solskjaer happy with Lingard's response in West Ham win...

Manchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard is fighting for his spot in the team and the England international knows how to bounce back from setbacks, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said.Lingard drew criticism after his stray pass gifted Swiss club Young Boy...

 2021-09-20 03:19 

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Climbing-Global group apologises to Austrian climber for 'objectification' in broadcast...

The International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) condemned the...

 2021-09-20 03:19 

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Football: Decisions for good of team, says PSG's Pochettino after Messi substitution...

Paris St Germain manager Mauricio Pochettino has defended his decision to substitute forward Lionel Messi in Sunday's 2-1 win over Olympique Lyonnais in the French Ligue 1 and said the Argentine was okay with being taken off.Messi, making his third ap...

 2021-09-20 03:17 

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California firefighters scramble to protect sequoia groves...

THREE RIVERS, California: Hot, dry weather on Sunday (Sep 19) added to the challenges facing California firefighters battling to keep flames from driving further into a grove of ancient sequoias, where the base of the world's largest tree has been wra...

 2021-09-20 03:04 

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Universal Studios Beijing to draw eager throngs amid uneasy US-China ties...

BEIJING : Universal Studios' Beijing resort was set to open its doors to the public on Monday after a two-decade wait, including delays because of COVID-19.The highly-anticipated opening takes place amid U.S.-China relations that have deeply deteriora...

 2021-09-20 03:04 

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Universal Studios' Beijing resort to draw eager throngs amid uneasy US-China ties...

BEIJING: Universal Studios' Beijing resort was set to open its doors to the public on Monday (Sep 20) after a two-decade wait, including delays because of COVID-19.The highly anticipated opening takes place amid United States-China relations that have...

 2021-09-20 03:01 

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Major fire at migrant camp on Greek island of Samos...

SAMOS: A major fire that broke out on Sunday (Sep 19) evening at the Vathy migrant camp on the Greek island of Samos, was brought under control, the Greek Ministry of Migration said....

 2021-09-20 02:59 

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Black wings and a lot of colour: Who wore what at the Emmy Awards 2021...

The pandemic put a damper on the Emmys last year, but fashion was back with a far smaller in-person crowd....

 2021-09-20 02:59 

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China Evergrande shares plummet on default risks...

HONG KONG : Shares of Evergrande plunged over 15per cent on Monday, extending losses as investors take a dim view of its business prospects with a fast approaching deadline for payment obligations this week.As of 0245 GMT, the stock was down 14.6per cent ...

 2021-09-20 02:45 

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Military training jet crashes in Texas, injuring both pilots...

LAKE WORTH, Texas: A military training jet crashed Sunday (Sep 19) in a neighborhood near Fort Worth, Texas, injuring the two pilots and damaging three homes but not seriously hurting anyone on the ground, authorities said.Both pilots managed to eject fro...

 2021-09-20 02:29 

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Football: Liverpool's Van Dijk needs to be rotated, says Milner...

Liverpool will need to carefully manage centre back Virgil van Dijk's playing time following the Netherlands international's return from a lengthy injury layoff, midfielder James Milner said.A serious knee injury kept Van Dijk sidelined for most o...

 2021-09-20 02:05 

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Britain's 'love of France is ineradicable': Boris Johnson...

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday (Sep 19) played down the diplomatic rift with Paris over a new security pact with Australia and the United States, saying his country's...

 2021-09-20 02:04 

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Football: Borja goal shocks Flamengo as Gremio leave Rio with 1-0 win...

RIO DE JANEIRO : Colombian striker Miguel Borja scored on the stroke of halftime to give Gremio a surprise 1-0 win way at Flamengo on Sunday and hand the Rio de Janeiro club their first league defeat in five matches.Borja rose between two Flamengo defende...

 2021-09-20 02:00 

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Senate Democrats hit roadblock in push for US immigration reform...

WASHINGTON: Senate Democrats hit a roadblock in their effort to attach immigration reforms to a US$3.5 trillion spending bill after the Senate Parliamentarian ruled against the move, lawmakers said on Sunday (Sep 19).The Democrats' provision aimed to ...

 2021-09-20 01:34 

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Oil down on stronger greenback, rising US rig count...

MELBOURNE : Oil prices fell on Monday, extending losses from Friday after the U.S. dollar jumped to a three-week high and the U.S. rig count rose, although nearly a quarter of U.S. Gulf of Mexico output remained offline in the wake of two hurricanes. U.S....

 2021-09-20 01:28 

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5 factors to consider when choosing the right incontinence wearables...

Live life to the fullest by choosing a product that suits one's lifestyle and activity level....

 2021-09-20 00:43 

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Gaining strength, resilience and an edge in the working world...

Choosing to attend James Cook University in Singapore gave Ms Ariel Lim more than just a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology it enriched her both professionally and personally....

 2021-09-20 00:34 

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Asian stocks tense for Fed tapering news...

SYDNEY : Asian shares eased and the dollar held firm on Monday ahead of a week graced with no less than a dozen central bank meetings, highlighted by the Federal Reserve which is likely to take another step toward tapering. Holidays in Japan, China and So...

 2021-09-20 00:34 

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Asia stocks on the skids, HK hits 11-month low...

SYDNEY : Asian shares slid and the dollar held firm on Monday ahead of a week packed with no less than a dozen central bank meetings, highlighted by the Federal Reserve which is likely to take another step toward tapering. Holidays in Japan, China and Sou...

 2021-09-20 00:34 

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Cricket: Cairns facing 'greatest challenge' after suffering spinal stroke...

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns said he faces the...

 2021-09-20 00:11 

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COVID-19 cases jump in Australia's Victoria as curbs ease in Sydney hotspots...

SYDNEY: Australia's Victoria state on Monday (Sep 20) reported its biggest daily rise in COVID-19 cases this year, while some curbs were eased in Sydney despite persistent infections.Hard lockdowns in Victoria will end once 70 per cent of its adult po...

 2021-09-19 23:44 

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Football: Ancelotti salutes Real Madrid fighting spirit after comeback win...

VALENCIA : Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti praised his side for refusing to give in even when they were playing poorly, with his side snatching a 2-1 LaLiga win at Valencia after scoring two late goals on Sunday.Valencia took the lead in the second half...

 2021-09-19 23:43 

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North Korea says US submarine deal, alliance could trigger 'nuclear arms race'...

SEOUL: North Korea's foreign ministry on Monday (Sep 20) said a new US alliance in the Indo-Pacific and recent US submarine contract with Australia could trigger a...

 2021-09-19 23:34 

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Football: Corinthians draw but extend unbeaten run to seven games...

SAO PAULO : Corinthians extended their unbeaten league run to seven games with a 1-1 draw at home to America in Brazil's Serie A on Sunday.The Sao Paulo side remain in sixth place with 30 points but will be unhappy at not winning all three points agai...

 2021-09-19 23:33 

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Friends, cancel culture, fake news: Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon weigh in...

The co-stars of The Morning Show talk to CNA Lifestyle about debunking misinformation about themselves, their love for each other and the cost of success and fame....

 2021-09-19 23:14 

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UK seeks to break down digital trade barriers, says minister...

LONDON : Britain will look to break down digital trade barriers to help its businesses export their services, the country's newly appointed trade minister Anne-Marie Trevelyan will say on Monday.Britain's Department for International Trade last we...

 2021-09-19 23:02 

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4 men arrested over illegal horse betting activities...

SINGAPORE: Four men have been arrested for their suspected involvement in illegal horse betting, police said on Sunday (Sep 19).The four elderly men were arrested during an enforcement operation along Ang Mo Kio Avenue 4 on Saturday, the Singapore Police ...

 2021-09-19 22:54 

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Football: Man City facing injury crisis as key battles loom large...

MANCHESTER, England : Manchester City will have to field several youngsters in Tuesday's League Cup clash against Wycombe Wanderers as a number of players are suffering from injuries, manager Pep Guardiola said....

 2021-09-19 22:53 

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Actress Oon Shu An on tackling world change, post-pandemic theatre and... fidget toys?...

In the latest episode of CNA Lifestyle's podcast series Pyjama Party For 2, actress Oon Shu An talks about going back on stage, spreading hope and what helps her see light during the pandemic....

 2021-09-19 22:48 

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Shame, guilt and self-blame: Why sex assault victims don't come forward...

Sex crimes in Singapore continue to be under-reported, despite increasing awareness. CNA gets an exclusive look at the reasons why and how the authorities are making the reporting process less daunting for survivors....

 2021-09-19 22:34 

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Former Algerian president Bouteflika given state funeral...

ALGIERS :Former Algerian president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, ousted in 2019 after mass protests, was given a state funeral on Sunday attended by senior officials but received little of the attention given to such occasions in the past.Bouteflika died on Frida...

 2021-09-19 22:34 

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UK PM Johnson to challenge Amazon founder Bezos over company's tax record- FT...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in a face-to-face meeting will challenge Amazon founder Jeff Bezos over his company's tax record, the Financial Times reported https://on.ft.com/3nNA2Cz on Sunday.Concerns surrounding international corporate tax ra...

 2021-09-19 22:27 

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Why is wagyu so expensive? Singapore chefs and restaurateurs explain...

Among the key factors determining wagyu prices are the cattle's pedigree, its geographic origins, the farmer's raising techniques, and market demand....

 2021-09-19 22:19 

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Tennis: Schwartzman bounces back to seal Argentina's place in Davis Cup qualifiers...

Diego Schwartzman shrugged off a surprise defeat in his opening match to ease Argentina into the 2022 Davis Cup qualifiers on Sunday, sealing the winning point against Belarus.The world number 15 was beaten by junior player Daniil Ostapenkov in Saturday&#...

 2021-09-19 22:19 

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Football: Juve's Allegri relieved to hear final whistle in Milan draw...

TURIN, Italy : Angry Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri said it was lucky the final whistle blew in the 1-1 home draw with AC Milan on Sunday because his team could have lost.Juve took an early 1-0 lead thanks to Alvaro Morata's strike and looked in ...

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