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 2021-10-24 23:24 

ABS-CBN

Higit P500-M halaga ng ecstasy kumpiskado...

Higit 200 tableta ng ecstasy ang nasabat sa isinagawang operasyon ng PNP Drug Enforcement Group....

 2021-10-24 23:24 

ABS-CBN

Higit P500,000 halaga ng ecstasy kumpiskado...

Higit 200 tableta ng ecstasy ang nasabat sa isinagawang operasyon ng PNP Drug Enforcement Group....

 2021-10-24 23:23 

ABS-CBN

Mga bisita sa mga sementeryo sa Navotas kailangan ng cemetery pass...

Kinakailangan kumuha ng Cemetery pass ang mga bibisita sa mga sementeryo at kolumbaryo sa Navotas....

 2021-10-24 23:22 

Malay Mail Online

Michael Jordan sneakers sell for nearly US$1.5m, an auction record...

NEW YORK, Oct 25 — A pair of sneakers worn by NBA superstar Michael Jordan early in his career sold for nearly US$1.5 million (RM6.2 million) on Sunday, setting a record price at auction for game-worn footwear, Sotheby's said. The red-and-white....

 2021-10-24 23:21 

Malay Mail Online

UK announces 6b health spending ahead of key budget...

LONDON, Oct 25 — The British government will provide an extra 6 billion to its National Health Service to tackle backlogs built up during the pandemic, finance minister Rishi Sunak will announce in this week's budget. All eyes will be on Sunak.....

 2021-10-24 23:19 

Malay Mail Online

Fauci says vaccines for kids in US between five and 11 likely available in November...

WASHINGTON, Oct 25 — Vaccines for kids between the ages of five and 11 will likely be available in the first half of November, top US infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci said on Sunday, predicting a timetable that could see many kids getting......

 2021-10-24 23:16 

Malay Mail Online

Erdogan's critics say expulsion call is diversion from economic woe...

ISTANBUL, Oct 25 — President Tayyip Erdogan's political opponents said on Sunday that his call to expel the ambassadors of 10 Western allies was a bid to divert attention from Turkey's economic difficulties, while diplomats hoped the......

 2021-10-24 23:16 

Malay Mail Online

'Dune,' on big and little screens, tops North America box office...

LOS ANGELES, Oct 25 — New sci-fi thriller Dune, a classic that almost demanded big-screen treatment, topped the North American box office this weekend with a take estimated at US$40.1 million (RM166.4 million), industry watcher Exhibitor Relations.....

 2021-10-24 23:11 

Malay Mail Online

Mudslides, power outages as storm drenches burn-scarred California...

LOS ANGELES, Oct 25 — A powerful storm drenched wildfire-scarred northern California on Sunday, triggering mudslides and downing electric lines with winds blasting San Francisco as the "bomb cyclone" headed south. Up to 10 inches of rain was...

 2021-10-24 23:07 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Michael Jordan sneakers sell for nearly $1.5 million, an auction record...

NEW YORK - A pair of sneakers worn by NBA superstar Michael Jordan early in his career sold for nearly $1.5 million on Sunday, setting a record price at auction for game-worn footwear, Sotheby's said.The red-and-white shoes were worn by the iconic pla...

 2021-10-24 23:07 

Channel NewsAsia

How did qigong suddenly become a cool workout for young people?...

Yes, it's no longer just for seniors or confined to Chinese clans and wushu associations. The supposedly old-fashioned practice is now embraced by those in their 30s and 20s (even David Beckham gave it a go)....

 2021-10-24 23:07 

The Strait Times

The 'Squid Game effect' on Netflix's stock...

The Netflix dark survival drama Squid Gamehas captured a huge global audience since its debut last month.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 23:01 

The Strait Times

Straits Times Index offers good returns amid global inflationary environment...

Positives supporting market sentiment despite current supply chain crunch.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 22:45 

The Strait Times

Husband of UK-Iranian held in Iran starts hunger strike...

Say he's doing this to denounce UK govt for failing to secure her release. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 22:45 

The Strait Times

Husband of UK-Iranian held in Iran starts hunger strike...

Say he's doing this to denounce UK govt for failing to secure her release. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 22:45 

Manila Bulletin

STREAMING REVIEWS: Welcome to my world...

Two films with strong world-building elements. One is the much anticipated 2021 adaptation of the Frank Herbert SciFi masterpiece; while the second is a 'filmed during COVID' anthology. 41104 Dune (HBO Max) Here, finally, is the long-awaited Denis...

 2021-10-24 22:45 

Bangkok Post

Michael Jordan sneakers sell for nearly $1.5m, an auction record...

NEW YORK: A pair of sneakers worn by NBA superstar Michael Jordan early in his career sold for nearly $1.5 million on Sunday, setting a record price at auction for game-worn footwear, Sotheby's said....

 2021-10-24 22:44 

Bangkok Post

Bangkok land price index edges up in Q3...

Despite the escalating trend, the increase in the land price index in Greater Bangkok in the third quarter remained lower than the five-year average during the pre-Covid period, according to the Real Estate Information Center (REIC)....

 2021-10-24 22:41 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Protesters show support for Irving's vaccine stance ahead of Nets game...

Protesters scaled barricades and pushed toward the doors of the Brooklyn Nets' home arena on Sunday in support of NBA All-Star Kyrie Irving, who cannot join the team as he has chosen not to get vaccinated against COVID-19.Videos that surfaced online s...

 2021-10-24 22:39 

The Strait Times

Electric vehicle revolution crushes car parts makers in Japan's struggling small towns...

A management consulting firm predicts that as many as 300,000 jobs may disappear in Japan if the automotive sector makes a full shift to EVs.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 22:32 

Channel NewsAsia

'Our dad is like a rare Pokemon': B P de Silva scions Navin, Rehan and Shanya...

In the second episode of CNA Luxury's podcast series Next Gen, siblings Navin, Rehan and Shanya Amarasuriya of the B P de Silva Group talk about their relationship with their father Sunil, and how his strong moral values shaped their outlook on life a...

 2021-10-24 22:30 

Bangkok Post

Fetco sounds alarm on global inflation...

Spiralling energy prices have caused inflation rates in many countries to skyrocket and may prompt all central banks to raise their interest rates faster than expected, said Paiboon Nalinthrangkurn, chairman of the Federation of Thai Capital Market Organi...

 2021-10-24 22:26 

ABS-CBN

Mahigit P10-M halaga ng shabu nasamsam sa 2 suspek...

Inaresto ang 2 lalaki sa magkahiwalay na anti-drug operation ng Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) at pulisya sa Caloocan at Quezon City....

 2021-10-24 22:24 

Channel NewsAsia

New Mexico, site of Baldwin set shooting, plays key role for Hollywood...

SANTA FE, N.M. : The dusty desert landscapes of New Mexico have provided the perfect backdrop for Hollywood Westerns, but the state also has served as a filming location for everything from drug-dealing drama...

 2021-10-24 22:24 

The Strait Times

300,000 Swedes have impaired sense of smell due to Covid-19: Report...

Long queues have also formed at clinics that offer treatment for loss of smell.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 22:22 

Manila Bulletin

300,000 Swedes believed to have impaired sense of smell due to COVID-19...

STOCKHOLM — An estimated 300,000 Swedes suffer from an impaired sense of smell due to COVID-19, Swedish national TT News Agency reported on Sunday. AFP FILE/ MANILA BULLETIN According to the report, queues are long for clinics that offer treatment f...

 2021-10-24 22:22 

Manila Bulletin

Strong earthquake strikes northern Taiwan...

TAIPEI, Taiwan — A strong earthquake struck northeastern Taiwan on Sunday, with residents reporting violent shaking in the capital Taipei but there were no immediate reports of widespread damage. TAIPEI CITY DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION AND TOURISM / A...

 2021-10-24 22:20 

The Strait Times

Football: Dybala rescues point for Juventus at Inter Milan with late penalty...

MILAN (REUTERS) - Juventus snatched a last-gasp 1-1 draw at champions Inter Milan in Serie A on Sunday (Oct 24) after Argentine forward Paulo Dybala scored a penalty following a VAR intervention.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 22:20 

Channel NewsAsia

'So much relief': Sales trickle in for hard-hit travel retailers as more VTLs open...

SINGAPORE: Business is trickling in for pandemic-battered stores selling travel necessities such as luggage and winter wear, providing retailers with some relief after a year-and-a-half of dismal sales.Most stores CNA spoke to said sales have risen betwee...

 2021-10-24 22:17 

The Strait Times

Container ship fire off British Columbia smouldering, no longer spreading...

A salvage and fire extinguishing agency was brought in to ensure the safe return of the vessel's crew.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 22:15 

Channel NewsAsia

Crisis of a generation: Shuttered schools in the Philippines could mean a lifetime of poverty...

A pilot run of face-to-face classes is set for next month, but some schools have withdrawn even before it begins. For the Philippines' poorest children, the losses keep piling up, Insight finds out....

 2021-10-24 22:07 

Manila Bulletin

Pope urges governments to stop sending migrants back to Libya...

VATICAN CITY, Holy See — Pope Francis on Sunday urged governments to stop returning migrants to countries like Libya where they are sent to detention centres rife with abuse, and prioritise saving lives of those crossing the Mediterranean. Pope Fran...

 2021-10-24 22:07 

Manila Bulletin

Taliban offer jobs for wheat to tackle hunger and unemployment...

KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghanistan's Taliban government launched a programme to tackle hunger on Sunday, offering thousands of people wheat in exchange for labour. The scheme will be rolled out around Afghanistan's major towns and cities and e...

 2021-10-24 22:04 

Channel NewsAsia

India jinx over but long way to go, Babar tells Pakistan...

DUBAI : Pakistan finally got the monkey off their back with a 10-wicket thumping of arch-rivals India but skipper Babar Azam refused to get carried away and reminded his jubilant team mates to stay focused on the task ahead at the Twenty20 World Cup.Babar...

 2021-10-24 22:00 

Channel NewsAsia

Commentary: Cities worldwide aren't adapting to climate change quickly enough...

People in dense cities will pay the highest price when climate change impacts start being keenly felt but adapting to the worst effects will take time and a lot of money, says a public policy professor....

 2021-10-24 22:00 

Channel NewsAsia

The Big Read: As 'pandemic drinking' hits globally, some Singaporeans turn to alcohol to cope with COVID-19 boredom, stress...

SINGAPORE: When Singapore entered the circuit breaker period in April last year, Jolene found herself thrust into a world of uncertainty.At 20, she was about to graduate from the polytechnic and was anxious about entering the working world, especially dur...

 2021-10-24 22:00 

Channel NewsAsia

Commentary: China's long march with tech firms just got started...

President Xi Jinping moves to "securitise" tech should be seen in the larger context of how the country leverages tech to further national goals, says NTU researchers....

 2021-10-24 22:00 

The Strait Times

While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, Oct 25...

A selection of news stories that happened overnight, Oct 25, 2021.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 21:55 

Malay Mail Online

Tuan Ibrahim: Talks underway between PAS, Umno, Bersatu to avoid three-cornered fights in Melaka poll...

SHAH ALAM, Oct 25 — Negotiations and discussions to avoid three-cornered fights among PAS, Umno and Bersatu in the Melaka State Election (PRN) in November are currently underway, according to PAS deputy president Datuk Seri Tuan Ibrahim......

 2021-10-24 21:49 

Malay Mail Online

South Korea's Ko regains top rank with BMW Ladies Championship win...

SEOUL, Oct 25 — South Korean star Ko Jin-young regained the world's number one spot on Sunday, capturing her fourth LPGA title of the season at the BMW Ladies Championship in South Korea. The tournament in the port city of Busan is the third......

 2021-10-24 21:46 

The Strait Times

Britain announces 6 billion health spending ahead of key budget...

The extra funding will help the National Health Service to tackle backlogs built up during the pandemic.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 21:46 

Malay Mail Online

Dybala saves Juve at Inter, Napoli's perfect start ends...

MILAN, Oct 25 — Paulo Dybala saved Juventus on Sunday with a controversial late penalty which earned his team a 1-1 draw at Inter Milan, while Napoli's perfect start to the season came to an end with a goalless draw at Roma. Argentina forward......

 2021-10-24 21:44 

Manila Bulletin

Re-opened for business...

The economy is reopening. Vaccine supplies are on the rise. Covid-19 cases are on the decline. The National Capital Region is reporting vaccination rates that are close to the target of 70 percent. Perhaps, the better Christmas that the IATF and Secretary...

 2021-10-24 21:44 

Bangkok Post

Chiang Mai ramps up jabs as clusters emerge...

Chiang Mai is accelerating its mass vaccination campaign to reopen to international tourists on Nov 1 despite recent virus flare-ups....

 2021-10-24 21:39 

Malay Mail Online

Messi muted as 10-man PSG draw with Marseille...

PARIS, Oct 25 — Lionel Messi was kept quiet as 10-man Paris Saint-Germain settled for a 0-0 draw with bitter rivals Marseille in a heated atmosphere in Ligue 1 on Sunday. The meeting of French football's biggest rivals was briefly held up on mor...

 2021-10-24 21:37 

Malay Mail Online

Verstappen holds off Hamilton to win US Grand Prix thriller...

AUSTIN, Oct 25 — Max Verstappen held off a charging Lewis Hamilton to win the United States Grand Prix on Sunday and extend his Formula One world championship lead to 12 points. Verstappen, in a Red Bull, claimed his first victory at the Circuit......

 2021-10-24 21:32 

Malay Mail Online

Real Madrid beat struggling Barcelona but Real Sociedad stay top...

BARCELONA, Oct 25 — Real Madrid piled renewed pressure on Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman as David Alaba scored a scintillating goal to help seal a 2-1 victory in the Clasico on Sunday. But Real Sociedad regained their place at the top of La Liga......

 2021-10-24 21:31 

The Strait Times

Football: Messi muted as 10-man PSG draw with Marseille...

PARIS (AFP) - Lionel Messi was kept quiet as 10-man Paris Saint-Germain settled for a 0-0 draw with bitter rivals Marseille in a heated atmosphere in Ligue 1 on Sunday (Oct 24).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-24 21:30 

Jakarta Post

PREMIUM Fans pray for 'peace' ahead of India-Pakistan clash The arch rivals will lock horns in Dubai in one of the biggest games of the tournament with an expec....
 2021-10-24 21:30 

Bangkok Post

Duped workers to return 'this week'...

Twenty-three Thais who were tricked into working for a Chinese company in Cambodia and subjected to mistreatment at the hands of their employer have been rescued and will be repatriated this week, a source in the Immigration Bureau said....

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