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 2021-01-25 16:00 

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Allardyce is a football genius, says Man City's Guardiola...

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has described his West Bromwich Albion counterpart Sam Allardyce as a...

 2021-01-25 15:55 

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Boeing 737 MAX to fly again in Europe, angering some crash relatives...

Europe is set to lift a 22-month flight ban on the Boeing 737 MAX this week after reviewing submissions by industry experts and whistleblowers, ......

 2021-01-25 15:51 

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When will Singapore have a non-Chinese prime minister? It's up to Singaporeans, says Janil Puthucheary...

SINGAPORE: It will ultimately be up to the people of Singapore to decide whether the country is ready for a non-Chinese prime minister, said ......

 2021-01-25 15:44 

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Thailand confirms record 914 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths...

BANGKOK: Thailand on Monday (Jan 25) confirmed a record 914 new cases of COVID-19, all in Samut Sakhon province near Bangkok where a major ......

 2021-01-25 15:43 

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Rugby: Italy's 'physically, mentally tired' Minozzi to miss Six Nations...

Wasps full-back Matteo Minozzi was omitted from Italy's Six Nations squad on Monday over his concerns of living in a Covid-19 bubble during the ......

 2021-01-25 15:42 

The Strait Times

Earth is losing ice faster today than in the mid-1990s, study suggests...

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA (REUTERS) - Earth's ice is melting faster today than in the mid-1990s, new research suggests, as climate change nudges global temperatures ever higher.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 15:38 

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Cricket: England add New Zealand Tests, Sri Lanka T20s to schedule...

England are to begin their 2021 home schedule with two Tests against current world number one side New Zealand in June, the England and Wales ......

 2021-01-25 15:19 

The Strait Times

Pfizer wants India to order Covid-19 vaccine before pursuing approval...

Pfizer was the first firm to seek emergency-use authorisation for a Covid-19 vaccine in India, but the government approved two much cheaper shots.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 15:10 

The Strait Times

Singapore to host Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships in October...

Australia and UK had also bid for the event, which is slated for October.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 15:03 

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US blocks Hong Kong's escalation of WTO trade dispute...

The dispute is over a US rule stipulating that goods from Hong Kong should be marked as coming from China. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 14:56 

The Strait Times

Football: Asian Champions League, AFC Cup group stages to be played in centralised venues...

KUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - This year's Asian Champions League and AFC Cup club competitions will be played in centralised group stages due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Monday (Jan 25).. Read more at straitstim...

 2021-01-25 14:56 

The Strait Times

From hope to hunger: Yemen's forgotten uprising...

Aid groups on Sunday (Jan 24) warned conditions could grow worse.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 14:55 

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1-year-old boy among 44 new Covid-19 imported cases in Singapore...

The dependant's pass holder had returned from the United Arab Emirates.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 14:55 

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Luxury watchmaker Hublot expects China to drive sales rebound in 2021...

Swiss luxury watchmaker Hublot, part of French group LVMH, expects sales to grow 15-20per cent in 2021, driven by China, after a difficult 2020 ......

 2021-01-25 14:55 

The Strait Times

Forum: Young Lions' results do not seem to justify the effort...

Football Association of Singapore deputy president Bernard Tan outlined the rationale of the Young Lions project - to accelerate the development of young players (Young national footballers also need game time to improve, Jan 13).. Read more at straitstim...

 2021-01-25 14:55 

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Why are people reluctant to go see a doctor when they are ill? What would persuade them to go?. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 14:55 

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Your picture: Shame that plaque, a symbol of values, is defaced...

Russian President Vladimir Putin, on a state visit to Singapore in 2018, broke ground for a proposed Russian cultural centre with an attached Russian Orthodox Church (Russia's Putin has busy day on his first visit to S'pore, Nov 14, 2018).. Read m...

 2021-01-25 14:55 

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Forum: Covid-19 vaccination generally safe for persons with medical conditions...

I refer to Mr Edmund Ng's letter (Is Covid-19 vaccine safe for the vulnerable?, Jan 22).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 14:55 

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Forum: Why no temperature-taking at polyclinic?...

I was at Jurong Polyclinic recently. Before entering, all patients and accompanying family members had to scan their identity cards for SafeEntry.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 14:55 

The Strait Times

Forum: Jurong Bird Park's promotion entry fee gives access to 70% of park...

We would like to thank Mr Lim Boon Seng for taking time to share his feedback (We thought the $2.50 admission price for bird park covered everything, Jan 22), which we also received from our service ambassador who interacted with him during his visit.. Re...

 2021-01-25 14:55 

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Forum: Cameras deployed in tunnels to deter speeding in accident-prone areas...

We refer to Mr Leon Lui Yuen Leung's letter (Speeding and road bullies unchecked in expressway tunnels, Jan 18).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 14:55 

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Forum: Ensure infrastructure is in place to cope with RTS Link crowds...

In the 1950s, the colonial government considered converting the section of the old Malayan Railway in Singapore into a passenger railway with connections to Johor Baru and beyond. It appears that the idea will come to fruition soon.. Read more at straitst...

 2021-01-25 14:44 

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Moderna says COVID-19 vaccine effective against UK, South Africa variants; company testing precautionary second booster...

WASHINGTON: US biotechnology firm Moderna on Monday (Jan 25) said lab studies showed its COVID-19 vaccine would remain protective against variants ......

 2021-01-25 14:44 

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Moderna says vaccine effective against COVID-19 variants; testing extra booster for South African strain...

Moderna's existing COVID-19 vaccine yields a six-fold reduction in antibodies against the South Africa variant but still provides protection, the ......

 2021-01-25 14:39 

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EU proposes more travel restrictions to stop coronavirus variants...

BRUSSELS: The European Union's executive body proposed on Monday (Jan 25) that the bloc's 27 nations impose more travel restrictions to counter ......

 2021-01-25 14:39 

The Strait Times

Tighter SOPs, not lockdown, answer to Malaysia's Covid-19 spike, says Azmin Ali...

Minister says priority is to strike a balance between protecting lives and livelihoods.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 14:15 

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Scolari leaves Cruzeiro after brief second spell...

Former Brazil and Portugal coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has left Cruzeiro by mutual consent after a brief three months in charge during which he ......

 2021-01-25 14:15 

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Football: Scolari leaves Cruzeiro after brief second spell...

Former Brazil and Portugal coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has left Cruzeiro by mutual consent after a brief three months in charge during which he ......

 2021-01-25 14:10 

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Launchbury and Marler withdraw from England's Six Nations squad...

England have been forced to withdraw second row Joe Launchbury and prop Joe Marler from their Six Nations squad ahead of next month's opening ......

 2021-01-25 14:10 

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Rugby: Launchbury and Marler withdraw from England's Six Nations squad...

England have been forced to withdraw second row Joe Launchbury and prop Joe Marler from their Six Nations squad ahead of next month's opening ......

 2021-01-25 14:06 

The Strait Times

Challenge against Section 377A: Chief Justice says Govt's 'compromise' on enforcement should be considered...

SINGAPORE - Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon said the...

 2021-01-25 14:00 

The Strait Times

Racism still exists in Singapore, but identity politics must not take root: Lawrence Wong...

Mr Wong said access and exposure to new information was good but not without risk.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 13:58 

The Strait Times

Under-investment in early detection and treatment of disease must be addressed: WEF panellists...

SINGAPORE - Under-investment in early detection and treatment is a key area to address as countries prepare their healthcare systems for the next pandemic, panellists said on Monday (Jan 25).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 13:41 

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Fixie cyclists understand need for new brake requirement, but worry some will break the rules...

SINGAPORE: After reading about a teenager who fell six storeys to her death at a car park when she lost control of her brakeless fixed-gear ......

 2021-01-25 13:41 

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Football: While Barca forwards flounder, Suarez keeps scoring for Atletico...

BARCELONA: Barcelona said Luis Suarez had reached the end of his cycle when they let him join Atletico Madrid last summer, yet the Uruguayan ......

 2021-01-25 13:41 

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England test success in Sri Lanka a boost for India next: Root...

England's performances in sweeping the test series in Sri Lanka gives the team a major lift for their four test series in India, said victorious ......

 2021-01-25 13:41 

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Cricket: England test success in Sri Lanka a boost for India next, says Root...

England's performances in sweeping the test series in Sri Lanka gives the team a major lift for their four test series in India, said victorious ......

 2021-01-25 13:41 

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Google workers to form global union alliance...

Google employees from across the globe are forming a union alliance, weeks after more than 200 workers at the search engine giant and other units ......

 2021-01-25 13:38 

The Strait Times

Fate of Go To Travel unclear as Japan mulls emergency extension...

TOKYO - Go To Travel, Japan's domestic tourism campaign, was once vaunted by Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga as a vehicle to revive a hospitality industry hurt by Covid-19.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 13:34 

The Strait Times

Putin to address Davos World Economic Forum on Jan 27: Russian state media...

MOSCOW (REUTERS) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will address this week's World Economic Forum event by video conference on Jan 27, the TASS news agency cited his spokesman Dmitry Peskov as saying on Monday (Jan 25).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 13:34 

The Strait Times

US goal to squeeze more Covid-19 shots from Pfizer vials hampered by syringe production...

The world's largest syringe maker does not have the capacity to substantially increase US supplies of specialty syringes.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 13:29 

The Strait Times

China's Xi calls for greater role for G-20 in global economic governance...

Xi pointed to a...

 2021-01-25 13:25 

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Loved by students, scholars and writers for 450 years, Oxford pub succumbs to COVID-19...

OXFORD, England: A historic pub in the centre of Oxford that has served students, scholars and literary greats for more than 450 years is to shut ......

 2021-01-25 13:22 

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COVID-19 pandemic could last 4 to 5 years: Lawrence Wong...

SINGAPORE: It may take four to five years before the COVID-19 pandemic ends and the world can look to a...

 2021-01-25 13:15 

The Strait Times

Toilet brushes and blue pants: Symbols of Russia's protests...

MOSCOW (AFP) - Blue underwear and toilet brushes, snowball barrages and snow graffiti. Russia's burgeoning protest movement in support of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny has seen demonstrators get creative.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 13:15 

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Foley-backed SPAC agrees to US$7.3 billion deal with Blackstone's Alight...

REUTERS: A blank-check firm backed by prominent investor Bill Foley has agreed to take Alight Solutions LLC, the U.S. benefits services ......

 2021-01-25 13:13 

The Strait Times

Singapore can be more relevant as a hub, if it responds well to Covid-19 situation: Lawrence Wong...

SINGAPORE - When international investors and the broader global community think about having some presence in Asia, Singapore ought to be the first answer that comes to mind.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 13:10 

The Strait Times

Singaporeans will decide if country is ready for multi-party system, say panellists...

Three politicians whose parties are represented in Parliament today say it is not impossible.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-01-25 13:01 

Tech in Asia

Philippine mediatech startup Podcast Network Asia secures $750k seed funding...

Podcast Network Asia is eyeing markets in Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia....

 2021-01-25 13:01 

The Strait Times

Lawrence Wong outlines 'resetting' for a fairer, greener, more united Singapore...

SINGAPORE - The Covid-19 pandemic has set the stage for Singapore to...

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