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 2020-07-01 16:55 

The Strait Times

Forum: Look out for emotional, mental health of children...

A landmark study here found that adverse childhood experiences significantly increase the risk of one developing a mental illness later in life (Adverse childhood experiences raise risk of mental illness later, June 25).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 16:55 

The Strait Times

Forum: Kids should be taught kindness and inclusion...

Like Mr Jonathan Lim Boon Seng (Ensure content of Pink Dot live stream is suitable for children, June 26) and Mr Clement Ee Kwong Rong (Support parents in building a safe and nurturing space for kids, June 28), I believe that parents should do their best ...

 2020-07-01 16:55 

The Strait Times

Forum: Treat foreign workers as collaborators, not competitors...

The Ministry of Manpower said that when...

 2020-07-01 16:53 

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Trump administration sends out teams to guard monuments on Jul 4 weekend...

WASHINGTON, DC: President Donald Trump's administration has put special law enforcement teams in place to protect monuments it believes could be ......

 2020-07-01 16:50 

The Strait Times

Forum: Managing agents have also been affected by Covid-19 pandemic...

We refer to the letter from Ms Angeline Koh (Condo managing agents should pass on JSS payouts to clients, June 27).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 16:50 

The Strait Times

Forum: Negative online posts may not tell full story...

Photos and videos of frail-looking senior citizens collecting cardboard or working at hawker centres are often posted on social media as a way to criticise the authorities for not doing enough to help vulnerable groups.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 16:45 

The Strait Times

Forum: Vote with future in mind...

There will be contests in all 93 seats in the coming election. This speaks volumes about the aspirations of Singaporeans to take part in politics.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 16:45 

The Strait Times

Forum: Long-term future of Singapore as important as present...

The next government will need to focus on both urgent problems as well as Singapore's future (Huge effort needed to ensure S'pore will withstand crisis: PM, June 28).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 16:45 

The Strait Times

Forum: Singaporeans' complacency towards Covid-19 worrisome...

Singaporeans should be worried that, as businesses and schools reopen and activities resume in our country, many people seem to be oblivious to the dangers of Covid-19 (Covid-19 crisis fatigue: 'We forgot about Dorscon orange', June 28).. Read mor...

 2020-07-01 16:42 

Channel NewsAsia

UK emergency remdesivir supplies adequate to treat COVID-19, official says...

LONDON: Britain has adequate supplies of Gilead's remdesivir for emergency use to treat hospitalised COVID-19 patients, England's deputy chief ......

 2020-07-01 16:36 

Channel NewsAsia

Football: PSG to prepare for Champions League, cup finals with Le Havre friendly...

PARIS: Paris Saint-Germain announced on Wednesday they will play a friendly against second-tier Le Havre in front of up to 5,000 fans to prepare ......

 2020-07-01 16:35 

Channel NewsAsia

P&G says it will not announce advertising decisions as Facebook ad boycott grows...

REUTERS: Procter & Gamble said Wednesday that it will not make any announcements about its activities on advertising platforms, in response to a ......

 2020-07-01 16:34 

The Strait Times

Singapore GE2020: WP has done the math on its proposals, says Jamus Lim in live TV debate...

SINGAPORE - The Workers' Party (WP) has been called...

 2020-07-01 16:29 

The Strait Times

Trump administration sends out teams to guard monuments over July 4 weekend...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - President Donald Trump's administration has put special law enforcement teams in place to protect monuments it believes could be vandalised by protesters over the 4th of July holiday weekend, the Department of Homeland Security ...

 2020-07-01 16:27 

Channel NewsAsia

Over 160,000 COVID-19 cases reported daily in past week: WHO...

GENEVA: The global coronavirus pandemic is accelerating, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday (Jul 1), pointing out that June saw more ......

 2020-07-01 16:27 

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More than 160,000 COVID-19 cases reported daily in past week: WHO...

GENEVA: The global coronavirus pandemic is accelerating, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday (Jul 1), with the number of daily cases ......

 2020-07-01 16:19 

Channel NewsAsia

GE2020: Protecting PMET livelihoods requires a 'holistic' approach, says DPM Heng...

SINGAPORE: The issue of protecting the jobs of professionals, managers, executives and technicians (PMETs) has to be looked at holistically, said ......

 2020-07-01 16:04 

The Strait Times

WHO warns some nations still face 'long, hard' battle with Covid-19...

GENEVA (REUTERS) - Nations who fail to use all mechanisms available to combat the still-raging coronavirus will struggle to beat it, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Wednesday (July 1).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 15:57 

The Strait Times

EU and Britain making 'very limited' progress in talks, says Germany's Angela Merkel...

BERLIN (REUTERS) - The European Union and Britain have made...

 2020-07-01 15:52 

Channel NewsAsia

GE2020: NCMP scheme is a 'poisoned chalice', says Workers' Party's Dennis Tan...

SINGAPORE: The Non-Constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) scheme, which was designed to ensure a minimum number of opposition parliamentarians ......

 2020-07-01 15:50 

Channel NewsAsia

Fed's Daly sees 4-5 year recovery in best-case scenario...

San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President Mary Daly on Wednesday painted a grim picture of the U.S. economic outlook, saying that even under ......

 2020-07-01 15:50 

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Fed's Daly sees 4-5 year economic recovery in best-case scenario...

SAN FRANCISCO: San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President Mary Daly on Wednesday (Jul 1) painted a grim picture of the US economic outlook, ......

 2020-07-01 15:49 

The Strait Times

Australia to partner Asia-Pacific neighbours to fight falsehood...

SYDNEY - Australia plans to combat the spread of disinformation by countries such as China and Russia across the Asia-Pacific region, pledging to expose and debunk fake news and disinformation campaigns and to shame perpetrators.. Read more at straitstime...

 2020-07-01 15:48 

Channel NewsAsia

Pompeo urges Turkey not to convert Hagia Sophia into mosque...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday urged Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan not to convert the Hagia Sophia into a mosque and said ......

 2020-07-01 15:48 

The Strait Times

US handled bounty matter correctly regarding protection of troops, says Mike Pompeo...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - The United States handled reported intelligence that Russia was paying bounties to Taleban-affiliated militants to kill US soldiers correctly in terms of the protection of US troops, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesd...

 2020-07-01 15:45 

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Pompeo urges Turkey to maintain the status of Hagia Sophia as museum...

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday urged Turkey to continue to maintain the status of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul as a museum, a day ......

 2020-07-01 15:43 

Channel NewsAsia

US private payrolls miss expectations as layoffs persist...

WASHINGTON, DC: US private payrolls increased less than expected in June and employers announced more than 170,000 layoffs, strengthening views ......

 2020-07-01 15:42 

Channel NewsAsia

Trump not briefed because Russia bounty reports uncorroborated: White House...

President Donald Trump was not verbally briefed on a reported Russian effort to pay the Taliban to kill U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan because the ......

 2020-07-01 15:38 

The Strait Times

Football: An expensive mistake? No place for Griezmann as Barcelona title hopes fade...

MADRID (AFP) - Barcelona's hopes of retaining the Spanish title look to be slipping away after Tuesday's 2-2 draw with Atletico Madrid, and the decision to leave Antoine Griezmann on the bench for almost the whole game appeared to sum up the malai...

 2020-07-01 15:37 

Channel NewsAsia

US COVID-19 deaths likely higher than reported: US study...

The number of Americans who died from COVID-19 in March through May was likely significantly higher than the official US count due in part to ......

 2020-07-01 15:35 

Channel NewsAsia

India's TikTok stars feel pained by government app ban...

Geetha Sridhar never used to enter her kitchen in Mumbai without her smartphone. The 54-year-old homemaker used to post dozens of short videos ......

 2020-07-01 15:30 

The Strait Times

Myanmar sets Nov 8 for election testing democratic reforms...

NAYPYITAW (REUTERS) - Myanmar state media on Wednesday (July 1) announced Nov 8 as the date for a parliamentary election set to serve as a test of the country's first democratic government in half a century.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 15:22 

The Strait Times

Football: Tottenham don't need much strengthening, says Mourinho...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Tottenham Hotspur's squad does not need huge investment according to manager Jose Mourinho, despite looking like they will miss out on next season's Champions League.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 15:20 

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Tottenham don't need much strengthening - Mourinho...

Tottenham Hotspur's squad does not need huge investment according to manager Jose Mourinho, despite looking like they will miss out on next ......

 2020-07-01 15:17 

Channel NewsAsia

Football: Arsenal tie down Saka to long-term deal...

Arsenal tied down Bukayo Saka to a long-term contract on Wednesday, ending speculation over the highly-rated teenager's future....

 2020-07-01 15:13 

The Strait Times

In show of unity, Malaysia's PM Muhyiddin holds meeting with all his PN alliance chiefs...

PUTRAJAYA - Malaysia's Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin on Wednesday (July 1) posted pictures of his meeting with the presidents of political parties and factions backing his ruling Perikatan Nasional (PN) alliance, in a show of unity ahead of a parlia...

 2020-07-01 15:09 

Channel NewsAsia

Myanmar sets Nov 8 for election set to test democratic reforms...

REUTERS: Myanmar state media on Wednesday (Jul 1) announced Nov 8 as the date for a parliamentary election set to serve as a test of the country's ......

 2020-07-01 15:09 

Channel NewsAsia

Myanmar to hold general election on Nov 8...

YANGON: Myanmar will hold its next general election on Nov 8, the country's election commission announced on Wednesday (Jul 1), in a test for the ......

 2020-07-01 15:07 

The Strait Times

Football: Arsenal tie down Saka to long-term deal...

LONDON (AFP) - Arsenal tied down Bukayo Saka to a long-term contract on Wednesday (July 1), ending speculation over the highly-rated teenager's future.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 15:03 

The Strait Times

Chinese imports stalled at India's ports and airports amid border row...

NEW DELHI - As tensions remain high along the India-China border, a fallout of the border row appears to be Chinese imports being stuck at ports and airports across India where they go through intense checks.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 15:00 

Channel NewsAsia

Football: We won't defend title, we will attack next one, says Klopp...

Juergen Klopp's Liverpool side will be the hunted rather than the hunters next season but he says they will not be defending their Premier League ......

 2020-07-01 15:00 

The Strait Times

Football: Klopp promises to 'attack' Premier League title not defend it...

LONDON (AFP) - Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says his side will not rest on their laurels next season after ending a 30-year wait to win the Premier League.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 14:54 

The Strait Times

Football: Sane close to completing permanent Bayern move, says Guardiola...

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND (REUTERS) - Manchester City winger Leroy Sane has decided to move on from the club and is likely to begin his next chapter with German champions Bayern Munich, manager Pep Guardiola said on Wednesday (July 1).. Read more at straitstime...

 2020-07-01 14:50 

Channel NewsAsia

Tesla becomes most valuable automaker in latest stock rally...

Tesla Inc on Wednesday became the highest-valued automaker as its shares surged to new record highs and the electric carmaker's market cap ......

 2020-07-01 14:46 

The Strait Times

Attractions that will open in July...

Most attractions will allow only up to 25 per cent of its capacity at any one time. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 14:45 

The Strait Times

3 out of 4 imported Covid-19 cases were Singaporeans and PR returning from Pakistan...

The three are asymptomatic and had been tested while serving their stay-home notice.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 14:42 

The Strait Times

US' Yale University to hold almost all courses online next semester amid coronavirus...

NEW YORK (BLOOMBERG) - Yale University plans to hold almost all classes next semester online while also allowing some students to attend on campus.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 14:39 

The Strait Times

Japan's new high-speed rail plans being derailed by environmental concerns...

TOKYO - Japan's plan to launch a magnetic levitation (maglev) train service that will more than halve the travel time between Tokyo and Nagoya by 2027 is being derailed by fierce resistance over environmental concerns.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-01 14:38 

Channel NewsAsia

Football: Schalke admit to needing 'massive savings' to survive...

Following the resignation of their billionaire backer, cash-strapped Bundesliga club Schalke admitted Wednesday they must make...

 2020-07-01 14:28 

The Strait Times

Oxford University has seen 'right sort of immune response' in potential coronavirus vaccine trial...

LONDON (REUTERS) - A leading scientist behind the University of Oxford's potential Covid-19 vaccine said on Wednesday (July 1) the team has seen the right sort of immune response in trials, which have entered the phase three clinical stage.. Read more...

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