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 2022-07-05 00:07 

The Strait Times

Russia advances behind brutal barrage, but grinding strategy takes toll on forces...

It remains unclear how much more loss of men Russia's military can absorb without needing a long pause to rebuild. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-07-05 00:07 

Channel NewsAsia

Exclusive-Wuxi Biologics takes step to getting off US 'unverified' trade list...

NEW YORK : Wuxi Biologics, a Chinese company that makes ingredients for AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine, may be a step closer to being taken off a U.S. trade list that it landed on five months ago, wiping HK$77 billion($9.9 billion) off its market valu...

 2022-07-05 00:07 

Manila Bulletin

Italy blames climate change for glacier collapse, 7 dead...

CANAZEI, Italy Italy's prime minister on Monday linked the collapse of the country's biggest Alpine glacier to climate change, as hopes faded of finding further survivors from a disaster that killed at least seven people. A "Guardia di Finanzi...

 2022-07-05 00:04 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

WP's He Ting Ru didn't provide full facts on elderly patient needing help with medical bills: Koh Poh Koon...
 2022-07-05 00:04 

Malay Mail Online

Ukraine estimates cost of reconstruction at US$750b...

LUGANO (Switzerland), July 5 Ukraine told an international conference yesterday that it will cost an estimated US$7......

 2022-07-05 00:03 

The Strait Times

South Korea consumer inflation hits near 24-year high, rises faster than expected...

SEOUL (REUTERS) - South Korea's consumer prices rose more than expected in June to hit the fastest pace in nearly 24 years, government data showed on Tuesday (July 5). Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-07-05 00:00 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

#BEAUTY: Stay protected from the sun...
 2022-07-05 00:00 

Manila Standard

Mali welcomes lifting of 'illegal, inhumane' sanctions...

Mali's junta said Monday it was "satisfied" by the lifting of "illegal and inhumane" sanctions imposed by West African states in January after two coups in the country. The military-dominated government said in a statement it "note...

 2022-07-04 23:57 

Malay Mail Online

UK to stay out of EU and its institutions under Labour, says leader...

LONDON, July 5 Britain will not rejoin the EU or its single market and customs union under Labour, its leader Keir......

 2022-07-04 23:57 

Philippine Star

Ukraine estimates cost of reconstruction at $750-B...
 2022-07-04 23:57 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

Suspected gunman arrested after killing 6 at July 4 parade in Chicago suburb...

UNITED STATES — Police on Monday (July 5) captured a person of interest associated with a shooting that killed six people and wounded more than 36 when a man with a high-powered rifle opened fire from a rooftop at a Fourth of July parade in the Chic...

 2022-07-04 23:54 

Malay Mail Online

Paul Anka: Pop's oldest teenager keeps doing it his way...

JUAN-LES-PINS (France), July 5 — Paul Anka — the silky-voice crooner who wrote such evergreen classics as She's a Lady a......

 2022-07-04 23:50 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

President Halimah Yacob among several public figures to test positive for Covid-19...
 2022-07-04 23:50 

Malay Mail Online

Singapore DPM: Delaying GST hike would be 'highly irresponsible', risking persistent shortfall in govt funding...

SINGAPORE, July 5 — Any delay in increasing the Goods and Services Tax (GST) would be "highly irresponsible" since it......

 2022-07-04 23:50 

Channel NewsAsia

Wimbledon day eight...

LONDON : The quarter-finals at Wimbledon took shape on Monday with former champions Rafa Nadal and Simona Halep leading the way with commanding victories while Nick Kyrgios advanced after coming through a five-set epic despite problems with his shoulder.S...

 2022-07-04 23:47 

Malay Mail Online

Stocks mostly advance as optimism creeps back in...

LONDON, July 5 — European and Asian stocks mostly advanced yesterday as investors tentatively regained some optimism fol......

 2022-07-04 23:46 

Manila Bulletin

Piolo is single and 'not looking'...

Piolo Pascual At 45 years old, Piolo Pascual is undoubtedly one of tinseltown's most eligible bachelors. While he has been linked in the past to a few actresses, Piolo remains an elusive catch. He does not deny the fact that, yes, people are pressurin...

 2022-07-04 23:45 

Malay Mail Online

German central bank urges caution on ECB crisis tool...

FRANKFURT, July 5 — The European Central Bank (ECB) should only use a planned tool to fight elevated borrowing costs in......

 2022-07-04 23:44 

Bangkok Post

Telenor allays concerns over governance...

Telenor Group, the major shareholder of Total Access Communication Plc (DTAC), has reaffirmed its plan to maintain good governance and high business standards when it merges with True Corporation to create a telecom-tech company....

 2022-07-04 23:42 

Channel NewsAsia

Tiger Woods shoots 77 to open pro-am in Ireland...

After sitting out last month's U.S. Open, Tiger Woods was back playing competitive golf Monday, tuning up for the Open Championship at a pro-am event in Ireland.Woods shot a 5-over-par 77 in the first round of the two-day JP McManus Pro-Am at Adare Ma...

 2022-07-04 23:33 

Channel NewsAsia

Japan May real wages post biggest drop in nearly 2 years on inflation...

TOKYO : Japan's real wages extended a decline in May to post the biggest year-on-year drop in nearly two years, government data showed on Tuesday, as consumer inflation hovering near a seven-year-high outpaced nominal wage growth, reducing households&...

 2022-07-04 23:32 

Malay Mail Online

On July 4, Biden says freedoms under assault; urges 'principled patriotism'...

WASHINGTON, July 5 Celebrating US Independence Day, President Joe Biden yesterday said freedoms in America were und......

 2022-07-04 23:32 

The Strait Times

Fifth month into crisis and losses mounting, Ukrainians get war fatigue...

Nearly five months into a bloody war, there is a creeping sense of resignation as Russia makes steady gains. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-07-04 23:30 

Manila Standard

Markets react badly to Argentina economy minister appointment...

Argentina's peso fell sharply against the US dollar on the informal market Monday after the appointment of a new economy minister who sought to calm investor jitters by vowing to pursue "fiscal balance." Silvina Batakis was named on Sunday aft...

 2022-07-04 23:29 

The Strait Times

Singapore Kitchen Equipment under CAD probe...

The firm was asked to produce various documents to assist with an investigation into an offence. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-07-04 23:27 

Malay Mail Online

Zelensky says Ukrainian forces undeterred; Russia hails Luhansk victory...

KYIV, July 5 Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said yesterday his armed forces were undeterred in their effort......

 2022-07-04 23:26 

ABS-CBN

Babae patay sa pamamaril malapit sa bahay sa Tondo...

Hindi ngayon alam ng asawa kung paano bubuhayin ang kanyang limang maliliit pang mga anak....

 2022-07-04 23:25 

Malay Mail Online

Markets react badly to Argentina economy minister appointment...

BUENOS AIRES, July 5 — Argentina's peso fell sharply against the US dollar on the informal market yesterday after the ap......

 2022-07-04 23:24 

The Strait Times

In Putin's Russia, the arrests are spreading quickly and widely...

Ideological purity is becoming an ever more important priority for Russian authorities, one analyst said. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-07-04 23:21 

Malay Mail Online

Suspect captured in shooting at July 4 parade in Chicago's Highland Park suburb...

HIGHLAND PARK (Illinois), July 5 Police today captured a person of interest associated with a shooting that killed......

 2022-07-04 23:17 

Bangkok Post

40 tonnes of drugs to go up in smoke this week...

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and narcotics suppression authorities on Monday inspected more than 40 tonnes of confiscated illegal drugs worth over 34.6 billion baht before they are incinerated at a designated facility this week....

 2022-07-04 23:16 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Health Ministry prepares road map for KRIS program - ANTARA News...

The Health Ministry has established a road map for the standard inpatient class (KRIS) program's infrastructure under the National Health Insurance ......

 2022-07-04 23:16 

Manila Bulletin

Meet Ace The Hound in 'DC League of Super-Pets'...

He won't sit or stay, but trust that he'll save you any day. Kevin Hart is the voice of Ace in Warner Bros. Pictures' animated action adventure "DC League of Super-Pets." Check out the featurette "Meet the Pets Ace the Hound" b...

 2022-07-04 23:13 

Channel NewsAsia

Bans on Poulter, Harding and Otaegui temporarily lifted for Scottish Open...

Britain's Ian Poulter, South Africa's Justin Harding and Spain's Adrian Otaegui will be able to play in the July 7-10 Scottish Open after their bans were lifted pending the result of appeals, Europe's DP World Tour said on Monday.The Tour ...

 2022-07-04 23:12 

The Strait Times

Detained in Russia, WNBA star Griner makes freedom appeal to Biden...

The US basketball player is charged with intentionally importing narcotics into Russia. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-07-04 23:12 

ABS-CBN

P102 million worth of suspected shabu seized from 2 Chinese in Malate...

PDEA operatives conducted the drug bust in a parking lot along Barangay 720, leading to the arrest of two Chinese nationals....

 2022-07-04 23:10 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Booster shot to be made mobility requirement in two weeks: minister - ANTARA News...

Booster vaccination would be made mandatory for entry to public places and travel in two weeks' time at the latest, Coordinating Minister for Maritime ......

 2022-07-04 23:08 

The Strait Times

Seletar Airport eyes future as a flying taxi hub...

SINGAPORE (BLOOMBERG) - Just 20 minutes north-west of Singapore's Changi Airport - regularly voted the world's best - is Seletar Airport, the Republic's second, and far well less known, airfield. It's predominantly where the super rich lan...

 2022-07-04 23:07 

Malay Mail Online

WNBA star Griner makes freedom appeal to Biden...

NEW YORK, July 5 — US WNBA basketball star Brittney Griner has made a direct plea to President Joe Biden to stand up......

 2022-07-04 23:07 

Channel NewsAsia

S Korea June consumer inflation hits near 24-yr high, exceeds expectations...

SEOUL : South Korea's consumer prices rose more than expected in June to hit the fastest pace in nearly 24 years, government data showed on Tuesday.The consumer price index (CPI) rose 6.0 per cent in June from a year before, speeding up from a 5.4 per...

 2022-07-04 23:07 

Channel NewsAsia

South Korea June consumer inflation hits near 24-year high, exceeds expectations...

SEOUL: South Korea's consumer prices rose more than expected in June to hit the fastest pace in nearly 24 years, government data showed on Tuesday (Jul 4). The consumer price index (CPI) rose 6.0 per cent in June from a year before, speeding up from a...

 2022-07-04 23:07 

Channel NewsAsia

South Korea June inflation hits near 24-year high, fan larger rate hike chances...

SEOUL: South Korea's June inflation accelerated to the fastest pace since the Asian financial crisis, fanning expectations the central bank could deliver a 50 basis point rake hike for the first time next week to cool prices and curb capital outflows....

 2022-07-04 23:01 

The Strait Times

Biden urges unity on Independence Day despite economic worries and deep divisions in US...

He said Americans are worried about division within the country and an economy that...

 2022-07-04 23:00 

Malay Mail Online

Buy now, pay later services: Users weigh in on whether they are risky or helpful...

KUALA LUMPUR, July 5 — Aaron SM, 27, made use of buy now, pay later (BNPL) services precisely once and got hounded by SP......

 2022-07-04 23:00 

Manila Standard

Hot dog eating champ wins again in July 4 contest in New York...

A man with the playful name Joey Chestnut wolfed down 63 hot dogs in 10 minutes Monday to win the annual July 4 competitive eating contest featuring America's quintessential cookout food on Coney Island in New York. Chestnut has now won 15 times but o...

 2022-07-04 22:53 

Channel NewsAsia

WNBA star Griner makes freedom appeal to Biden...

U.S. WNBA basketball star Brittney Griner has made a direct plea to President Joe Biden to stand up for her in an emotional letter sent to the White House on Monday as she remains detained in Russia on drug charges.Griner, who was held at a Moscow airport...

 2022-07-04 22:51 

The Strait Times

Thousands of US travellers inconvenienced by flight delays and cancellations...

More than 1,400 flights were cancelled and over 14,000 delayed over the US holiday weekend. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-07-04 22:43 

Channel NewsAsia

This Bordeaux winemaker is changing the industry by making the vineyards self-sustaining...

For 18 years, Thomas Duroux has steered Chateau Palmer into the new world of biodynamic viticulture and launched a new trendsetting sales programme. CNA Luxury had a chat with the CEO of the innovative Bordeaux estate when he was recently in Singapore....

 2022-07-04 22:40 

Channel NewsAsia

Ukraine now says no troops yet on recovered Snake Island to raise its flag...

KYIV: The Ukrainian flag has been delivered by helicopter to Snake Island in the Black Sea after Russian forces withdrew from the strategic outpost last week, and it will be raised as soon as Ukraini...

 2022-07-04 22:40 

Channel NewsAsia

Health experts debunk myths on vaping: Does it really help smokers quit? What chemicals are you inhaling?...

E-cigarettes are banned in Singapore and getting caught vaping will get you a hefty fine, but that hasn't stemmed the rising number of offence cases in recent years. CNA Lifestyle asks doctors and pharmacists all about vaping....

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