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More debris found with possible MH370 link: Australia

AsiaOne - ‎6 hours ago‎
Part of the aircraft engine cowling from missing Malaysia Airline flight MH370, stencilled with the Rolls-Royce logo and which was found at Mossel Bay, South Africa.
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Malaysian govt helps fast track Islamist party's push for hudud

Channel News Asia - ‎4 hours ago‎
The reading of a bill that could pave the way for "hudud", or Islamic criminal code, in one of Malaysia's states, was moved forward on Thursday in the final day of the latest parliament session.
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Obama says world leaders 'rattled' by Trump

Channel News Asia - ‎2 hours ago‎
Trump has dominated headlines since launching his presidential campaign last year with a mix of incendiary comments and policy stances seen as insulting Mexicans, Muslims and women, among others.
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Dramatic pictures capture overturn of migrant boat off Libya

The Straits Times - ‎13 hours ago‎
This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button. Share. Video shows the Italian navy's dramatic rescue of hundreds of migrants after a large wooden fishing boat capsized off the coast of Libya.
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Singapore ex-BSI wealth manager stays in remand as prosecutor challenges bail

Channel News Asia - ‎3 hours ago‎
Former Singapore wealth manager of troubled Swiss private bank BSI Bank, Yeo Jiawei, will remain in remand after the state prosecutor said it is challenging a court's decision on Thursday to grant him bail of S$600,000.
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Amos Yee back in court, faces eight new charges

The New Paper - ‎10 hours ago‎
Blogger Amos Yee turned up in court on Thursday (May 26) and was charged with eight new offences. Yee, 17, faces five counts of offending Muslims and a sixth for offending Christians.
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Lessons in parenting for separating couples

The Straits Times - ‎17 hours ago‎
A new mandatory parenting programme for parents who cannot agree on divorce matters will start in December, said Minister for Social and Family Development Tan Chuan-Jin yesterday.

Staged scenarios will be held to teach the public how to 'run, hide and tell' in a terror attack

The Straits Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button. Share. Staged scenarios similar to this will play out in neighbourhoods across the island, starting in Chong Pang on Saturday (May 28) and ...
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Coffee Murder Case Dossier Finally Completed After Months of Delay

Jakarta Globe - ‎4 hours ago‎
Jakarta prosecutors finally declare the case dossier on Jessica Kumala Wongso, the prime suspect in the Jakarta 'coffee murder case,' complete on Thursday (26/06).
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'He's asking for it,' rages Dragon Queen on Facebook

Free Malaysia Today - ‎2 hours ago‎
"Ratu Naga" responds angrily to accusations that she bought database of 900,000 names for Citizens' Declaration signature campaign.
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Indonesia approves chemical castration for child sex offenders

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Indonesian president, Joko Widodo, has signed a decree authorising chemical castration for convicted child sex offenders and requiring those released on bail to wear electronic monitoring devices.
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G7 agrees need strong message on South China Sea, China says don't 'hype'

Channel News Asia - ‎3 hours ago‎
Group of Seven (G7) leaders agreed on Thursday on the need to send a strong message on maritime claims in the western Pacific, where an increasingly assertive China is locked in territorial disputes with Japan and several Southeast Asian nations.
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Muslim pupils must obey teacher handshake rule: Swiss canton

The Straits Times - ‎21 hours ago‎
GENEVA (AFP) - Religious belief is no excuse for refusing to shake a teacher's hand, authorities in a northern Swiss region ruled on Wednesday, reversing one school's controversial decision to grant exemptions for Muslim pupils unwilling to touch the ...
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Man bitten by 10ft python while he sat on the toilet

Irish Independent - ‎2 hours ago‎
A man is recovering after a bloody encounter with a 10-foot python that slithered through the plumbing of his home and latched its jaws onto his penis as he was using a toilet.
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MAS eases car loan rules: Higher borrowing limit, longer loan tenure

The Straits Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Monetary Authority of Singapore announced on Thursday, May 26, 2016, that it would be easing car loan measures. The changes will take effect from Friday, May 27.
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Manufacturing output up 2.9% in April, boosted by biomedicals, semiconductors

Channel News Asia - ‎9 hours ago‎
The biomedical manufacturing cluster's output jumped 14.9 per cent during the month, while the electronics cluster saw a 10.9 per cent increase in output.
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IHH Healthcare's Q1 net profit up 37% to RM235.5m, against lower base in FY15

THE BUSINESS TIMES - ‎4 hours ago‎
MAINBOARD-LISTED IHH Healthcare Berhad on Thursday reported a 37 per cent jump in its first-quarter net profit to RM235.5 million (S$79.5 million), against a lower base in the corresponding period a year ago when RM116.4 million in exchange losses on ...

Neo Group full-year earnings fall 18.1% to $6.1m compared to previous 14 months

The Straits Times - ‎10 hours ago‎
SINGAPORE - Food caterer Neo Group posted a 18.1 per cent fall to S$6.1 million in net profit for the financial year ended March 31, compared to S$7.4 million for the preceding 14 months, as higher expenses offset a jump in sales.
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Woman uses umbrella to stop group of men from fighting at Jurong car workshop

AsiaOne - ‎1 hour ago‎
A fight broke out at an auto-repair shop in Jurong on Wednesday (May 25), with a woman using an umbrella to hit out at a man. A number of contributors sent in photos and videos of the incident to citizen journalism website Stomp.
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Google readying AI for prime time

AsiaOne - ‎20 hours ago‎
Google's highly-anticipated modular smartphone, named project Ara, will be released in 2017, a year after LG released the first smartphone that tested the waters of such technology.

Equinix provides direct access to F5's DDoS protection

Telecompaper (subscription) - ‎6 hours ago‎
F5 Networks joined the Equinix Cloud Exchange to provide direct, scalable and reliable access to its F5 Silverline cloud-based DDoS protection platform inside Equinix International Business Exchange (IBX) data centres across the Americas, Europe and ...
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American muscle cars not so top class in safety area, IIHS crash tests show

INAUTONEWS - ‎4 hours ago‎
Plenty of grunt, but short on safety, IIHS says about the US iconic muscle-car trio after the institute put them through its rigorous crash tests.
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Tennis: Zebras on the loose at French Open

The Straits Times - ‎43 minutes ago‎
PARIS (AFP) - There are zebras on the loose at the French Open giving a brash, new twist to Paris's enduring reputation as the fashion capital of the world.

LIVE Internacional - Sport - Brazilian Série A Football - 26 May 2016

Eurosport.com - ‎18 hours ago‎
Brazilian Série A - Follow the Football match between Internacional and Sport live with Eurosport. The match starts at 21:00 on 26 May 2016.

Singapore Sports Awards finalists announced; Joseph Schooling finalist for Sportsman award

The Straits Times - ‎6 hours ago‎
SINGAPORE - A history-making feat at last year's World Championships, as well as a perfect nine-gold outing at the SEA Games has earned swimmer Joseph Schooling another nomination for the Sportsman of the Year award.
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River Safari's first animal icon - Canola the manatee

The Straits Times - ‎17 hours ago‎
Asia's only river-themed wildlife park, River Safari, has unveiled its first animal icon: Canola the manatee. Abandoned as a calf by its mother, Canola was given a fighting chance to live by River Safari's team of aquarists who bottle-fed the female ...
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Birds could be angrier

AsiaOne - ‎12 hours ago‎
AT THREE billion downloads, Angry Birds - and its dozen or so editions - is the most downloaded mobile game of all time. I've contributed a few to this; Angry Birds Rio is my favourite title.

Thank you for the memories, Zouk

TODAYonline - ‎26 minutes ago‎
The original condition of the three warehouses at Jiak Kim Street before Zouk founder Lincoln Cheng started the club. The Save Zouk campaign which was launched in 2014 when the club couldn't get an extension of its lease.
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Injury fails to get Little Mix down

The Straits Times - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Even with one member injured and in a wheelchair, British girl group Little Mix delivered high energy, saccharine personalities and fierce dance moves on stage at their first concert in Singapore on Monday.

Dolphin Island team works round the clock to give tender, loving care

AsiaOne - ‎5 hours ago‎
Trainers provide enrichment in many forms to stimulate the dolphin's brains through exploration and play. Photo: The Straits Times.

Dinosaur park opens in Beijing

AsiaOne - ‎12 hours ago‎
Beijing's largest dinosaur project Ancient Exploration has officially opened to the public in Beijing Shijingshan Amusement Park since May 21.

Thailand closes dive sites over coral bleaching crisis

The Nation - ‎2 hours ago‎
BANGKOK - Thailand has shut down 10 popular diving sites in a bid to slow a coral bleaching crisis, an official said Thursday, in a rare move to shun tourism profits to protect the environment.
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Pet trade is driving Indonesian rare birds dangerously close to extinction

South China Morning Post - ‎18 hours ago‎
One of Indonesia's national bird, the Javan Hawk-eagle, found in Sundaic Indonesia. Thirteen species of Indonesian birds, including the country's national bird the Javan Hawk-eagle, are at serious risk of extinction mainly due to the pet trade, a ...
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Thorough cleaning at Pek Kio food centre following gastric flu cases

The Straits Times - ‎17 hours ago‎
Cleaners were scrubbing the walls and giving the steam treatment yesterday at Pek Kio Market and Food Centre, which has been closed for two days.
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MOH urges parents to get children vaccinated against measles following surge in cases

Channel News Asia - ‎3 hours ago‎
From Jan 1 to May 21 there have been a total of 50 reported measles cases, about three times more than the 17 cases in 2015 during the same period, MOH says.
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Need A Personalized Pill? Just 3D Print One!

Asian Scientist Magazine - ‎7 hours ago‎
A team of engineers created a tablet fabrication system where they can customize pills for desired release profiles. Asian Scientist Newsroom | May 26, 2016 | Technology.

Taiwan researchers create 'world's first' pocket sanitiser for chopsticks

The Straits Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Do you often wonder about the cleanliness of chopsticks provided at food centres yet scoff at environment-damaging disposable ones?

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