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 2018-12-10 03:00 

Malay Mail Online

Heavy screen time appears to impact kids' brains, study shows...

WASHINGTON, Dec 10 — Researchers have found "different patterns" in brain scans among children who record heavy smart device and video game use, according to initial data from a major ongoing US study. The first wave of information from......

 2018-12-10 02:59 

The Strait Times

Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya to find out extradition fate...

LONDON (AFP) - Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya will appear in a London court on Monday (Dec 10) to find out whether he will be extradited to his homeland, where he is accused of fraud.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-12-10 02:58 

Malay Mail Online

Singapore trade minister moots third-party mediation in border row with Malaysia...

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 10 — Not having reached a consensus over its maritime territorial boundaries, leaders in Singapore and Malaysia are looking to meet up to discuss how to settle their dispute amicably. In the latest, Singapore daily The Straits......

 2018-12-10 02:55 

Channel NewsAsia

Gilead Sciences to hire Roche executive O'Day as new CEO: source...

Drugmaker Gilead Sciences Inc will name Roche Holding AG executive Daniel O'Day as its new chief executive officer, according to a source familiar ......

 2018-12-10 02:55 

Channel NewsAsia

Gilead Sciences hires Roche executive Daniel O'Day as CEO...

Drugmaker Gilead Sciences Inc will name Roche Holding AG executive Daniel O'Day as its new chief executive officer, according to a source familiar ......

 2018-12-10 02:55 

Channel NewsAsia

Tesla CEO Elon Musk taunts US financial regulatory agency...

WASHINGTON: Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, openly derided the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in an interview aired on Sunday (Dec 9), ......

 2018-12-10 02:52 

Malay Mail Online

Watch this new clip from 'Transformers' spin-off 'Bumblebee' (VIDEO)...

LOS ANGELES, Dec 10 — Paramount Pictures has released a new clip from upcoming Transformers spin-off Bumblebee. This film, directed by Travis Knight, is set in 1987 with Bumblebee finding refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town......

 2018-12-10 02:50 

The Strait Times

Ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn set to be charged, face new allegations...

TOKYO (AFP) - Carlos Ghosn is expected to be charged and face new allegations of financial misconduct on Monday (Dec 10), meaning the once-revered auto tycoon is likely to be spending Christmas in a Japanese prison.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-12-10 02:48 

Malay Mail Online

Dollar slips as US job data fans growth worries; pound, yuan on backfoot...

TOKYO, Dec 10 — The dollar slipped against the yen and the euro today after soft US payrolls data fuelled speculation that the Federal Reserve may stop raising interest rates sooner than previously expected. The British pound also was on the......

 2018-12-10 02:45 

Malay Mail Online

Stocks extend retreat as global growth worries clobber investors...

TOKYO, Dec 10 — Global stocks extended their slump today, with US equity futures and Asian shares sliding on worries over slowing growth and fears that a fresh flare-up in tensions between Washington and Beijing could quash any chances of a trade......

 2018-12-10 02:45 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera to premiere in Kuala Lumpur...
 2018-12-10 02:41 

Malay Mail Online

DeRozen, Gay lead Spurs to victory over Jazz...

SAN ANTONIO, Dec 10 — DeMar DeRozen scored 26 points, and Rudy Gay added 23 points and a career-high-tying 15 rebounds, as the San Antonio Spurs pulled away late for a 110-97 victory over the visiting Utah Jazz yesterday. The win was the second......

 2018-12-10 02:40 

The Strait Times

Air New Zealand to operate Singapore-Christchurch service from December 2019...

SINGAPORE - Air New Zealand will operate flights between Singapore and Christchurch from December 2019, following approval for the extension of its joint venture alliance with Singapore Airlines for five years to March 2024.. Read more at straitstimes.com...

 2018-12-10 02:40 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

'Weak CPO price environment to protract into 1Q19'...
 2018-12-10 02:37 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

UK PM faces fight for her political life in Brexit deal vote...
 2018-12-10 02:36 

Channel NewsAsia

Indian tycoon Mallya to find out extradition fate...

LONDON: Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya will appear in a London court on Monday (Dec 10) to find out whether he will be extradited to his homeland, ......

 2018-12-10 02:36 

Manila Bulletin

Accused backpacker murderer faces New Zealand court...

A man accused of murdering British backpacker Grace Millane appeared in a New Zealand court Monday as a judge told her family "your grief must be desperate"....

 2018-12-10 02:34 

Malay Mail Online

What 'gratitude' when Umno, PAS leaders rallied for supremacy, say ex-servicemen...

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 10 — Umno and PAS leaders were far from showing their "gratitude" to the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government for not ratifying the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD) last.....

 2018-12-10 02:33 

Malay Mail Online

More than 150 governments to adopt UN migration pact in Morocco...

MARRAKESH, Dec 10 — More than 150 countries will join a United Nations conference to adopt a global pact to better handle migrant flows, a senior UN official said yesterday, less than the number that initially worked on the plan. In July, all 193......

 2018-12-10 02:31 

Phnom Penh Post

CPP slams ‘double standards’ , National, Phnom Penh Post...

Cambodian People's Party (CPP) spokesman Sok Eysan accused human rights groups on Sunday of practising "double standards" for failing to criticise the "tough crackdown" by French authorities on the "Yellow Vest" protests rockin...

 2018-12-10 02:29 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

'I can't breathe' were Khashoggi's final words, report says...
 2018-12-10 02:29 

Bangkok Post

Gold prices steady at B19,400...

Gold prices were unchanged at 19,400.00 baht per baht-weight in Bangkok on Monday....

 2018-12-10 02:28 

The Strait Times

For Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, the idyllic summer playground of Vancouver turns into a prison...

VANCOUVER (BLOOMBERG) - Vancouver plays a special role for Meng Wanzhou, as it does for many a wealthy Chinese: a place to park some assets, educate your children, and just let your hair down from time to time.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-12-10 02:25 

Manila Bulletin

'I can't breathe' were Khashoggi's final words, report says...

Jamal Khashoggi's final words were "I can't breathe," CNN said Sunday, citing a source who has read the transcript of an audio tape of the final moments before the journalist's murder....

 2018-12-10 02:25 

Malay Mail Online

Bucks edge Raptors in battle of top Eastern teams...

LOS ANGELES, Dec 10 — The Milwaukee Bucks bounced back from a disappointing defeat with a big win in Toronto yesterday, edging the Raptors 104-99 in a battle of the NBA's top Eastern Conference teams. The Raptors still own the best record in the...

 2018-12-10 02:24 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Foreign funds continues withdrawing shares listed on Bursa Malaysia...
 2018-12-10 02:23 

Cambodia Daily

Super Ships...

Carbon-neutral super ships are coming. The post Super Ships appeared first on The Cambodia Daily ....

 2018-12-10 02:22 

Manila Bulletin

UN eyes 2019 Yemen peace talks...

Another round of talks on the Yemen conflict will likely take place in the coming months, sources said Sunday, as warring parties met for UN-sponsored talks in Sweden....

 2018-12-10 02:21 

Channel NewsAsia

Football: Liverpool turn to Salah to summon Gerrard's spirit for Napoli showdown...

Liverpool must again rely on fortress Anfield to inflict Napoli's first Champions League defeat of the season if they are to avoid the ......

 2018-12-10 02:21 

Cambodia Daily

ICE is Getting Colder...

It's not just the Cambodian community in the US who has been impacted by ramped-up ICE deportations. The post ICE is Getting Colder appeared first on The Cambodia Daily ....

 2018-12-10 02:20 

Channel NewsAsia

Cricket - India four wickets from victory in Adelaide...

India's pacemen removed Australia's last two specialist batsmen to put Virat Kohli's side within four wickets of victory at lunch on the final day ......

 2018-12-10 02:20 

Channel NewsAsia

Cricket: India four wickets from victory in Adelaide...

ADELAIDE: India's pacemen removed Australia's last two specialist batsmen to put Virat Kohli's side within four wickets of victory at lunch on the ......

 2018-12-10 02:18 

Malay Mail Online

Serie A golden boy Icardi looking to shine on bigger stage...

MILAN, Dec 10 — Argentina striker Mauro Icardi is the golden boy of Italian football as much for his goal-scoring prowess with Inter Milan as his colourful lifestyle off the pitch. The heavily tattooed 25-year-old from Rosario — also the......

 2018-12-10 02:16 

Cambodia Daily

The Transfer of Trust...

Last week saw the end of an era, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel stepping down from her party leadership position. The post The Transfer of Trust appeared first on The Cambodia Daily ....

 2018-12-10 02:16 

Bangkok Post

Ministries enlisted to cut fertiliser costs...

Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak has urged the Commerce and Agriculture and Cooperatives ministries to work with manufacturers to cut fertiliser prices by 30% to support the farm sector....

 2018-12-10 02:14 

Manila Bulletin

Filipino skateboarder among TIME's Most Influential Teens of 2018...

Time Magazine named Filipino skateboarder and Asian Games gold medalist Margielyn Didal as one of the "25 most influential teens of 2018"....

 2018-12-10 02:14 

Malay Mail Online

Spurs face make-or-break Barcelona clash...

LONDON, Dec 10 — Tottenham are sitting pretty in the Premier League but face a potentially season-defining match against Barcelona in the Champions League tomorrow. Mauricio Pochettino's men have amassed 36 points from 16 Premier League matches,...

 2018-12-10 02:12 

Cambodia Daily

Executive Summary Emoji...

With an Islamist insurgency that has been going on for years, a messy drug war, and a government that relentlessly attacks the its media, one Filipina published this very succinct "2018 review" of the country. The post Executive Summary Emoji appe...

 2018-12-10 02:12 

The Strait Times

Spackman film Default breaks even within 12 days of release in South Korea...

SINGAPORE - Catalist-listed Spackman Entertainment Group's new film Default has grossed US$20 million in box office revenue with 2.7 million admissions, crossing the break-even point of 2.6 million tickets within 12 days of its official wide release i...

 2018-12-10 02:11 

Channel NewsAsia

NZ's Patel wins battle for spinner's role against Sri Lanka...

WELLINGTON: New Zealand left-arm spinner Ajaz Patel's form against Pakistan in the UAE has earned him the chance to impress in local conditions ......

 2018-12-10 02:10 

ABS-CBN

Bong Revilla not made to return P124.5 million, claims lawyer...

Former Senator Bong Revilla is not being ordered by the Sandiganbayan to return the P124.5 million after he was acquitted of a plunder charge in relation to the funneling of his "pork barrel" into alleged ghost projects, his lawyer said Monday....

 2018-12-10 02:10 

Malay Mail Online

Liverpool turn to Salah to summon Gerrard's spirit for Napoli showdown...

LIVERPOOL, Dec 10 — Liverpool must again rely on fortress Anfield to inflict Napoli's first Champions League defeat of the season if they are to avoid the disappointment of a group stage exit just over six months since appearing in last......

 2018-12-10 02:07 

Philippine Star

Ateneo's Team B blitzes La Salle in BBI hoops...

From a 20-11 first quarter deficit to a slim 31-28 halftime lead, the Ateneo Blue Eagles' Team B got its act together in the third frame to take down their streaking De La Salle counterparts, 74-58. by Rick Olivares...

 2018-12-10 02:05 

Channel NewsAsia

Prosecutors set to indict Ghosn and Nissan as CEO's role in focus: sources...

Tokyo prosecutors are due to indict ousted Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn as well as the automaker itself on Monday, sources said, ......

 2018-12-10 02:05 

Channel NewsAsia

Prosecutors indict Nissan, Ghosn, reports say as focus on CEO role...

Tokyo prosecutors are due to indict ousted Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn as well as the automaker itself on Monday, sources said, ......

 2018-12-10 02:02 

Channel NewsAsia

Accused backpacker murderer faces New Zealand court...

A man accused of murdering British backpacker Grace Millane appeared in a New Zealand court Monday as a judge told her family...

 2018-12-10 02:02 

Channel NewsAsia

New Zealand PM apologises over backpacker's murder...

A man accused of murdering British backpacker Grace Millane appeared in a New Zealand court Monday as a judge told her family...

 2018-12-10 02:00 

Cebu Daily News

Gov't to set aside P9 billion to deploy 13,000 health workers...

MANILA, Philippines — The government will allocate P9 billion for the deployment of more than 13,000 health professionals to "underserved communities" in 2019, Surigao del Sur Rep. Johnny Pimentel said Sunday. In a statement, Pimentel said t...

 2018-12-10 02:00 

Malay Mail Online

Bolivian youth orchestra plays for the future...

COCAYAPU, Dec 10 — When Mariel Chura joined a youth orchestra at age 14, she did not even know what a viola was. Seven years later, she loves the instrument, which has offered her an escape from the hardships of everyday life in Bolivia's......

 2018-12-10 01:59 

Malay Mail Online

'I can't breathe' were Khashoggi's final words, report says...

WASHINGTON, Dec 10 — Jamal Khashoggi's final words were "I can't breathe," CNN said yesterday, citing a source who has read the transcript of an audio tape of the final moments before the journalist's murder. The source told the ...

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