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 2019-07-21 06:07 

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Commentary: Indonesia's aircraft industry wants to take off but face immense challenges...

Indonesia's aircraft industry is still behind others in the region despite its huge potential, says Tangguh Chairil....

 2019-07-21 05:28 

The Strait Times

Red scare grows in Washington, now with China as focus...

WASHINGTON (NYTIMES) - In a ballroom across from the Capitol, an unlikely group of military hawks, populist crusaders, Chinese Muslim freedom fighters and followers of the Falun Gong has been meeting to warn anyone who will listen that China poses an exis...

 2019-07-21 05:20 

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Pacquiao beats Thurman on split decision...

Manny Pacquiao beat champion Keith Thurman in a split points decision on Saturday to take the WBA Welterweight Super Championship in Las Vegas....

 2019-07-21 05:20 

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Boxing: Manny Pacquiao beats Keith Thurman on split decision to capture WBA crown...

Manny Pacquiao beat champion Keith Thurman in a split points decision on Saturday to take the WBA Welterweight Super Championship in Las Vegas....

 2019-07-21 05:14 

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Wildfires hit central Portugal, 1,000 firefighters mobilised...

LISBON: More than 1,000 firefighters battled three blazes sweeping across central Portugal early on Sunday, prompting authorities to partially ......

 2019-07-21 05:08 

The Strait Times

Boxing: Manny Pacquiao claims WBA welterweight crown over Keith Thurman...

LAS VEGAS (AFP, REUTERS) - Twenty-four years after first climbing into a professional boxing ring, Manny Pacquiao defied the march of time on Saturday night (July 19) when he put an end to Keith Thurman's undefeated rein to claim the World Boxing Asso...

 2019-07-21 05:06 

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Son of Australian police chief, US girlfriend found dead in Canada...

Two homicide victims found this week in western Canada are the son of a high-ranking Australian police official and the young man's US girlfriend, ......

 2019-07-21 04:51 

The Strait Times

China issues white paper on historical matters concerning Xinjiang...

BEIJING (XINHUA) - China's State Council Information Office on Sunday (July 21) issued a white paper on historical matters concerning the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in north-west China.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-21 04:48 

The Strait Times

Donnie Yen, who is set to shine again in Ip Man 4, once had only $18 to his name...

Donnie Yen once laboured in the shadow of Jet Li and Jackie Chan.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-21 04:16 

The Strait Times

Wildfires hit central Portugal, 1,000 firefighters mobilised...

LISBON (REUTERS) - More than 1,000 firefighters battled three blazes sweeping across central Portugal early on Sunday (July 21), prompting authorities to partially evacuate a village and leaving one person with severe injuries.. Read more at straitstimes....

 2019-07-21 04:01 

The Strait Times

Heavy rain hits western Japan, tens of thousands ordered to evacuate...

TOKYO (DPA) - Authorities issued an evacuation order to tens of thousands of residents in western Japan on Sunday (July 21) as torrential rain lashed the region.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-21 03:58 

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HK-listed AAC Technologies co-founder buys Leedon Park home...

SINGAPORE - The billionaire co-founder of Hongkong-listed AAC Technologies, which makes miniaturised components including speakers and microphones for mobile devices, is understood to be acquiring a bungalow along Leedon Park for $31 million.. Read more a...

 2019-07-21 03:57 

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Swimming: Schooling fails to qualify for 50m butterfly semi-finals at FINA World Championships...

Singapore's Joseph Schooling failed to qualify for the semi-finals of the 50m butterfly event at the World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, ......

 2019-07-21 03:41 

The Strait Times

Generous payouts for fired Indonesian workers may soon end...

JAKARTA (BLOOMBERG) - When Harijanto needed more workers to make Nike and Adidas sneakers at one of its factories outside the Indonesian capital Jakarta, he couldn't make the numbers work.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-21 03:30 

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Emery happy to be patient in transfer market...

Arsenal manager Unai Emery said he is happy to be patient in the transfer market and will wait for the right player to become available....

 2019-07-21 03:30 

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Bayern beat Real 3-1 in Texas as clubs unveil new signings...

Bayern Munich beat Real Madrid 3-1 in an entertaining International Champions Cup match in Houston on Saturday....

 2019-07-21 03:22 

The Strait Times

Nearly 150 million people sweltering through deadly US heat wave...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - The United States was sweating through a weekend of dangerously hot weather, with major cities including New York, Philadelphia and Washington experiencing temperatures approaching 38 deg C.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-21 03:00 

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Space Oddities: New show at Substation looks at e-scooters and public spaces...

SINGAPORE - Many Singaporeans see an e-scooter and associate it with a menace. Artist Zhiyi Cao, however, is intrigued by how this disruptive new form of transport has helped create a whole new culture.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-21 02:59 

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US national security adviser Bolton travels to Japan, South Korea amid trade dispute...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US national security adviser John Bolton departed on Saturday (July 20) for a trip to Japan and South Korea amid a trade dispute between the two countries.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-21 02:46 

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Suspected arsonist of Japan animation studio was a reclusive, quarrelsome gamer, says neighbour...

OMIYA, Japan (REUTERS) - The man suspected of killing 34 people in an arson attack in Japan lived alone, hundreds of kilometres from the torched Kyoto Animation studio, where he played video games non-stop and had...

 2019-07-21 02:36 

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WeWork shakes up commercial real estate - like it or not...

NEW YORK: With its free coffee, couches and glass partitions, shared workspace startup WeWork has shaken up both office culture and commercial ......

 2019-07-21 02:34 

The Strait Times

An empowered Duterte sets his sights on drug war, death penalty in second half of his term...

MANILA (BLOOMBERG) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will likely avoid a lame-duck phase in the second half of his term, leveraging high approval ratings and a super-majority in Congress to seal his policy agenda.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-21 02:24 

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US-South Korean military exercise to proceed, official says...

ASPEN, Colorado (REUTERS) - A top South Korean official on Saturday (July 21) said a US-South Korean military exercise would go ahead as planned next month, denying Pyongyang's charges that holding it would breach an agreement made between US Presiden...

 2019-07-21 02:08 

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US importers find ways to adapt to, skirt Trump's tariffs...

NEW YORK (AFP) - Big US companies are accelerating efforts to move more of their supply chains from China to neighbouring countries in light of Trump administration tariffs.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-21 01:57 

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Azmin acknowledges Anwar's acceptance of police investigation findings...

PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) deputy president Azmin Ali has taken note of Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's comments on Saturday (July 20) that he accepted the findings a police investigation into the sex video.. R...

 2019-07-21 01:55 

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Things to do in Punggol the former fishing village that has turned into a hotspot for value property buys...

From prawning and cycling to container park restaurants and wakeboarding, there are many things to do in this waterfront town....

 2019-07-21 01:55 

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Things to do in Punggol the former fishing village that has turned into a hotspot for value property buys...

With container park restaurants and outdoor activities alongside waterfront living and shopping malls, this former fishing village has turned into a hotspot for value property buys....

 2019-07-21 00:25 

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Nketiah scores double as Arsenal make it two wins from two in ICC...

Eddie Nketiah continued his fine pre-season form with two goals as Arsenal produced a 3-0 victory over Fiorentina in the International Champions ......

 2019-07-20 23:59 

The Strait Times

Top stories from The Straits Times on Sunday, July 21...

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 2019-07-20 23:25 

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Hong Kong braces for fresh anti-government march...

Hong Kong is bracing for another huge anti-government march on Sunday afternoon with seemingly no end in sight to the turmoil engulfing the ......

 2019-07-20 23:18 

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US-South Korean military exercise to proceed...

A top South Korean official on Saturday said a US-South Korean military exercise would go ahead as planned next month, denying Pyongyang's charges ......

 2019-07-20 22:50 

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Westwood left trailing after blistering start...

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland: Lee Westwood's latest bid to secure an elusive major championship got off to a blistering start on Saturday, but he ......

 2019-07-20 22:38 

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Commentary: As time runs out on the climate crisis, Singapore prepares to address the cost of adapting...

The threat of climate change is long-term, the size of the investments concerned could be unprecedented and fundamental shifts in how the ......

 2019-07-20 22:37 

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How Singapore left its mark on a backwater village in Bangladesh...

Singapore is the land of opportunity for many in Baluchar, Bangladesh, where one in three men in the village are migrant workers. Have the years ......

 2019-07-20 22:36 

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Orang Asli land under threat in Pahang as Musang King plantations grow...

Some indigenous people in Raub claim they are paying the price for those looking to profit from the increasing demand for durians, while growers ......

 2019-07-20 22:36 

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That cup of fresh fruit juice could contain as much sugar as a soft drink...

SINGAPORE: Watching the fruit juice vendor prepare that cup of apple juice leaves many in no doubt that it is full of nutritious goodness. Indeed, ......

 2019-07-20 22:35 

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Commentary: Opening earlier and more - some senior care centres in Taiwan take service to new levels...

New innovative concepts in Taiwan promote dignity and compassion in old age and senior care, says SUSS's Sng Hock Lin....

 2019-07-20 22:19 

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Japan votes in upper house election...

Japanese voters cast ballots Sunday in an upper house election, with Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc looking to protect its majority and keep on track ......

 2019-07-20 22:00 

The Strait Times

While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, July 21...

A selection of news stories that happened overnight, July 21, 2019.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-20 21:55 

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All Blacks defence denies Pumas historic result with 20-16 win...

BUENOS AIRES: New Zealand held on by the skin of their teeth for a 20-16 victory over Argentina in a tense Rugby Championship clash at Velez ......

 2019-07-20 21:49 

The Strait Times

Japan votes in upper house election...

TOKYO (AFP) - Japanese voters cast ballots on Sunday (July 21) in an upper house election, with Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc looking to protect its majority and keep on track plans to amend the country's pacifist constitution.. Read more at straitstim...

 2019-07-20 21:31 

The Strait Times

Hong Kong braces for fresh anti-government march...

HONG KONG (AFP) - Hong Kong is bracing for another huge anti-government march on Sunday afternoon (July 21) with seemingly no end in sight to the turmoil engulfing the finance hub, sparked by years of rising anger over Beijing's rule.. Read more at st...

 2019-07-20 21:20 

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Son of Australian police chief found dead in Canada: Authorities...

One of two young homicide victims found this week in western Canada is the son of a high-ranking Australian police official, Canadian police said....

 2019-07-20 21:00 

The Strait Times

New tech tools to save endangered trees...

Due to illegal logging and deforestation, the population of dipterocarps - iconic trees that constitute the backbone of the Indo-Malayan rainforests - has decreased over the years.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-20 21:00 

The Strait Times

Rest and training go hand in hand...

For nearly a decade, I was lucky enough to train and race full-time.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-20 21:00 

The Strait Times

Robson tips Smalling, Jones and Bailly as captain material...

Inside a little motor garage in Ubi yesterday, a Manchester United legend dropped pearls of wisdom.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-20 21:00 

The Strait Times

US marks milestone as Trump eyes leap to Mars...

WASHINGTON The United States yesterday marked the day 50 years ago that Nasa landed astronauts on the Moon, one of the space agency's crowning achievements and an anniversary that it hopes will inspire a return to the Moon and beyond.. Read more at st...

 2019-07-20 21:00 

The Strait Times

Hot Bods: Nigel Tan and Priscilla Chan...

I go to the gym six times a week and train for about 1 hours per session. I work on different body parts each day.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-20 21:00 

The Strait Times

Focus on people's needs, not self-interest: Mahathir...

SERDANG (Selangor) Malaysian leaders should fight to improve the lot of voters and not for their personal interest or high positions, said Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-07-20 21:00 

The Strait Times

Football feverhits S'pore...

A goal, a win and a new hero.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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