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 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 ...

 2021-09-19 22:09 

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Commentary: How 'sissy men' became the latest front in China's campaign against big tech...

The profits of tech companies and the proliferation of Internet influencers, movie stars and TV personalities have become increasingly intertwined, says a media lecturer....

 2021-09-19 22:09 

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Commentary: Dealing with a noisy colleague - hard to tackle alone...

Individual workers have long been left alone to fix an infuriating problem only supervisors can sort, says the Financial Times' Pilita Clark....

 2021-09-19 22:08 

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Commentary: PSLE and COVID-19 - the perfect storm of anxiety?...

Our children will be taking a major national exam amid a COVID-19 surge and changes to the scoring system, but here's why June Yong is learning not to worry....

 2021-09-19 22:08 

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Commentary: Confused and isolated on your first job? Here's how fresh grads can ace remote working...

In a work-from-home era, soft skills have never been more essential for graduates entering the workforce, says Linda Ong of Nanyang Business School's Career Services Office....

 2021-09-19 22:08 

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The Big Read: The rise of the ethical consumer can it uplift low-wage workers too?...

SINGAPORE: In 2015, Ms Jasmine Hussain watched a documentary titled Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret, which showed how animal agriculture had become the leading cause of deforestation, water consumption and pollution, and an even greater emitter of g...

 2021-09-19 22:08 

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Delays in furniture deliveries from Johor to Singapore as COVID-19 curbs jam production lines...

Industry players are hopeful that the supply chain will be restored fully as Johor ramps up vaccination efforts....

 2021-09-19 22:08 

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Fewer taxi fare evasion cases amid declining ridership...

SINGAPORE: Taxi fare evasion cases have dropped in recent years, in tandem with a decline in ridership amid the emergence of private-hire car services. Figures provided by the Public Transport Council (PTC) showed there were 104 cases of taxi fare evasion...

 2021-09-19 21:59 

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Exclusive: US opens probe into 30 million vehicles over air bag inflators...

WASHINGTON : U.S. auto safety investigators have opened a new probe into 30 million vehicles built by nearly two dozen automakers with potentially defective Takata air bag inflators, a government document seen by Reuters shows.The National Highway Traffic...

 2021-09-19 21:59 

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US opens probe into 30 million vehicles over air bag inflators...

WASHINGTON: US auto safety investigators have opened a new probe into 30 million vehicles built by nearly two dozen automakers with potentially defective Takata air bag inflators, a government document seen by Reuters shows.The National Highway Traffic Sa...

 2021-09-19 21:57 

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Key data on US J&J, Moderna COVID-19 boosters weeks away, Fauci says...

WASHINGTON: Data needed to determine the advisability of booster shots of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines is just weeks away, President Joe Biden's chief medical adviser, Dr Anthony Fauci, said on Sunday (Sep 19).Health officials s...

 2021-09-19 21:48 

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SPD's Scholz wins third TV debate as German election draws close...

FRANKFURT/BERLIN: Social Democrat Olaf Scholz brushed off a last-gasp attack from his conservative rival in a televised election debate on Sunday, cementing his position as front runner to succeed Chancellor Angela Merkel after Germans go to the polls in ...

 2021-09-19 21:37 

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Canada's Trudeau hammers rival over COVID-19 stance on last day of campaign...

MONTREAL/OAKVILLE, Ontario: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, crisscrossing the country making a last pitch to voters before Monday's election, said on Sunday only his Liberals could end the COVID-19 pandemic and accused his main rival of taking...

 2021-09-19 21:31 

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French minister in Mali to pressure junta over Russian mercenaries...

BAMAKO: France's Armed Forces Minister arrived in Mali on Sunday to pressure the military junta to end talks to bring Russian mercenaries into the country and push it to keep a promise to return the country to constitutional order in February.Diplomat...

 2021-09-19 21:19 

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France cancels defence meeting with UK over submarine row, sources say...

PARIS: France has cancelled a meeting between Armed Forces Minister Florence Parly and her British counterpart planned for this week after Australia scrapped a submarine order with Paris in favour of a deal with Washington and London, two sources familiar...

 2021-09-19 21:19 

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France's OVHcloud prepares for US$4.7 billion IPO- WSJ...

French cloud computing services provider OVHcloud plans to launch a possible initial public offering as soon as Monday that could value it at more than US$4.7 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/3nP539c on Sunday, citing people fa...

 2021-09-19 21:19 

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Football: Real Madrid stage late comeback to win at Valencia...

VALENCIA: Real Madrid forwards Vinicius Jr and Karim Benzema scored within the space of three minutes deep in the second half to propel their side to a 2-1 win at Valencia in LaLiga on Sunday after being outplayed for most of the game.The hosts went ahead...

 2021-09-19 21:19 

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France's OVHcloud prepares for US$4.7 billion IPO- WSJ...

French cloud computing services provider OVHcloud plans to launch a possible initial public offering as soon as Monday that could value it at more than US$4.7 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/3nP539c on Sunday, citing people fa...

 2021-09-19 21:09 

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Football: Icardi strikes late to give PSG win over Lyon on Messi's home debut...

PARIS: A late Mauro Icardi strike earned Paris St Germain a last-gasp 2-1 home victory against Olympique Lyonnais with Lionel Messi making limited impact on his Parc des Princes debut on Sunday.Icardi headed home from Kylian Mbappe's cross four minute...

 2021-09-19 21:07 

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Syrian military chief makes rare visit to Jordan to discuss border issues...

AMMAN: Syria's defence minister visited Jordan on Sunday (Sep 19) to discuss stability on their mutual border, the first such meeting since the Syrian conflict erupted a decade ago, officials said.The meeting comes after Syria's army reestablished...

 2021-09-19 21:04 

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Football: Rebic earns Milan late draw at winless Juve...

TURIN, Italy: AC Milan forward Ante Rebic's late header earned a 1-1 draw at Juventus in Serie A on Sunday, leaving Massimiliano Allegri's side still searching for a first league win of the season.Juve's Alvaro Morata scored for the third succ...

 2021-09-19 20:54 

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Football: Chelsea thrash Spurs as Greaves death overshadows action...

LONDON : Chelsea and Manchester United maintained their unbeaten starts to the Premier League season on Sunday as English football mourned the passing of goalscoring great Jimmy Greaves.Chelsea, the club with whom Greaves began his career, won 3-0 at Tott...

 2021-09-19 20:31 

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Stockpiled COVID-19 vaccines must be handed to poorer nations, says former UK PM...

LONDON: A vaccine summit being hosted by US President Joe Biden must come up with a plan this week to transfer 100 million stockpiled COVID-19 vaccines to poorer countries before they reach their expiry date, former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown sai...

 2021-09-19 20:29 

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Netanyahu suggests on Facebook that Biden fell asleep meeting new Israeli PM...

JERUSALEM: Israel's former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu suggested in a Facebook video posted on Sunday (Sep 19) that US President Joe Biden had fallen asleep when meeting the new Israeli leader Naftali Bennett last month.A Reuters fact check prev...

 2021-09-19 20:26 

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Lava pours out of volcano on La Palma in Spain's Canary Islands...

LA PALMA, Spain: A volcano erupted on the Spanish Canary Island of La Palma on Sunday, sending lava shooting into the air and streaming in rivers towards two villages from the Cumbre Vieja national park in the south of the island.Authorities had begun eva...

 2021-09-19 20:26 

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Lava pours out of volcano on La Palma in Spain's Canary Islands...

LA PALMA, Spain: A volcano erupted on the Spanish Canary Island of La Palma on Sunday, sending lava shooting into the air and streaming in rivers towards two villages from the Cumbre Vieja national park in the south of the island.Authorities had begun eva...

 2021-09-19 19:09 

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Football: Tuchel says improved attitude sparked Chelsea's second-half rout of Spurs...

LONDON : Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel looked far from happy as his side were second-best for 45 minutes of Sunday's London derby at Tottenham but his halftime 'talk' and a key substitution again underlined the German's dramatic impact at ...

 2021-09-19 18:19 

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Football: Mourinho suffers first defeat as Roma boss at Verona...

VERONA, Italy : Jose Mourinho suffered his first defeat since returning to coach in Italy as his AS Roma side were beaten 3-2 by Hellas Verona in a thrilling Serie A encounter on Sunday.A stunning volley from Verona captain Marco Faraoni proved decisive, ...

 2021-09-19 17:49 

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Football: Haaland strikes twice in Dortmund's 4-2 win over Union Berlin...

DORTMUND, Germany : Erling Haaland scored twice, including a spectacular lob, to guide Borussia Dortmund to a 4-2 victory over Union Berlin on Sunday which lifted them to second in the Bundesliga.Norwegian Haaland has now scored seven times in the league ...

 2021-09-19 17:39 

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Football: Chelsea crush Tottenham to go joint top...

LONDON : Chelsea's dominant second-half performance earned a 3-0 win at Tottenham Hotspur thanks to goals by Thiago Silva, N'Golo Kante and Antonio Rudiger as the Blues moved joint top of the Premier League on Sunday.The emphatic scoreline did not...

 2021-09-19 17:39 

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Football: Chelsea crush Tottenham to go joint top...

LONDON : Chelsea's dominant second-half performance earned a 3-0 win at Tottenham Hotspur thanks to goals by Thiago Silva, N'Golo Kante and Antonio Rudiger as the Blues moved joint top of the Premier League on Sunday.The emphatic scoreline did not...

 2021-09-19 17:39 

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Cricket: Kohli to step down as RCB skipper after 2021 IPL season...

Virat Kohli will step down as captain of the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) after the 2021 season, the player said on Sunday. Kohli this week also gave up the captaincy of India's Twenty20 side to manage his im...

 2021-09-19 17:09 

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Football: Moyes takes responsibility for Noble's missed penalty...

LONDON : West Ham United manager David Moyes said it was his decision for substitute Mark Noble to take the missed penalty in the 2-1 defeat by Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday.Jesse Lingard snatched all three points against former club W...

 2021-09-19 17:09 

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Football: Sevilla draw at Sociedad after more good fortune with penalties...

Sevilla earned a 0-0 draw at Real Sociedad in LaLiga on Sunday after enjoying yet more good fortune facing penalties.Sevilla conceded a fourth spot kick in two games following a handball by defender Diego Carlos but goalkeeper Bono managed to thwart Socie...

 2021-09-19 17:06 

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New community care facilities for stable COVID-19 patients with underlying conditions: MOH...

SINGAPORE: New community care facilities will be set up to provide clinical care to COVID-19 patients who are stable but have underlying conditions, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said on Sunday (Sep 19). Patients who will be admitted to such facilities inc...

 2021-09-19 16:11 

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Singapore reports 1,009 new local COVID-19 cases; large clusters at 2 more nursing homes...

SINGAPORE: Singapore reported 1,009 new local COVID-19 infections as of noon on Sunday (Sep 19), comprising 919 community cases and 90 dormitory residents.This is the second consecutive day that new local cases have topped 1,000. There were...

 2021-09-19 15:59 

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Box Office: 'Shang-Chi' Set to Lead for Third Weekend as 'Free Guy' Climbs Up to No. 2...

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Disney is ruling the domestic box office this weekend.In its third weekend of release, Marvel and Disney's...

 2021-09-19 15:59 

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Golf: Swede Broberg hangs on to win KLM Open...

Sweden's Kristoffer Broberg held on for a three-shot victory at the KLM Open on Sunday after shooting a level-par 72 in the final round at the Bernardus Golf Course in Cromvoirt, Netherlands. Broberg's victory had looked like a formality after he ...

 2021-09-19 15:49 

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Private equity firm Advent to buy India's Eureka Forbes...

NEW DELHI : U.S. private equity firm Advent International will buy a controlling stake in Indian consumer electronics brand Eureka Forbes for 44 billion rupees (US$597 million), its parent Shapoorji Pallonji Group said on Sunday.Eureka Forbes, now a fully...

 2021-09-19 15:30 

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Cycling: Ganna breaks Belgian hearts to retain time trial title...

BRUGES, Belgium : Filippo Ganna broke Belgian hearts at the road cycling world championships in Flanders as he retained his individual time trial title by beating local favourite Wout van Aert on Sunday.The Italian lagged behind Van Aert at both intermedi...

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