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 2020-07-05 22:15 

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Britain's finance ministry pledges funding to triple number of UK traineeships...

Britain will offer its largest ever expansion of traineeships, its finance ministry said on Sunday, ahead of a highly-anticipated update due later ......

 2020-07-05 22:15 

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Britain's finance ministry pledges funding to triple number of UK traineeships...

Britain will offer its largest ever expansion of traineeships, its finance ministry said on Sunday, ahead of a highly-anticipated update due later ......

 2020-07-05 22:11 

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GE2020: The new PAP candidate who went from meet-the-people sessions to a minister's ward...

SINGAPORE: It was past nine in the evening but the day was not over yet for Dr Wan Rizal Wan Zakariah, the People's Action Party (PAP) new ......

 2020-07-05 22:08 

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Huawei not totally banned from France, says watchdog...

PARIS: China's Huawei is not totally banned from France's next-generation 5G wireless market, but French operators using them will only get ......

 2020-07-05 22:08 

The Strait Times

Football: Griezmann stars against Villarreal as Barca keep title hopes alive...

MADRID (AFP) - Antoine Griezmann answered his critics in style on Sunday (July 5) by scoring with a sensational chip as Barcelona thrashed Villarreal 4-1 to keep their faint La Liga title hopes alive.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 22:08 

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Commentary: The biggest shock from COVID-19 will be felt on the US dollar...

Domestic saving, already depressed, is headed deep into negative territory, says Stephen S. Roach....

 2020-07-05 22:08 

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Commentary: Beware social media's potential to facilitate misinformation and trolling...

Social media amplifies the reach and range of actions available to well-organised and networked political actors, whatever their intentions, says ......

 2020-07-05 22:07 

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Commentary: Domestic politics may delay India's truce with China...

Indians want the BJP government to deliver on its "hard" image and take a stronger stance against China, says NTU's Dr Sinderpal Singh....

 2020-07-05 22:00 

The Strait Times

While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, July 6...

A selection of news stories that happened overnight, July 6, 2020.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:48 

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Golf: DeChambeau takes final round lead at Rocket Mortgage Classic...

WASHINGTON, DC: Bryson DeChambeau rolled in five birdies on his first 10 holes to take the early lead in Sunday's (Jul 5) final round of the US ......

 2020-07-05 21:42 

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Trump to hold outdoor campaign rally in New Hampshire...

WASHINGTON, DC: US President Donald Trump will host an outdoor campaign rally in New Hampshire, his team said on Sunday (Jul 5), following a ......

 2020-07-05 21:38 

The Strait Times

Britain says to put nearly $2.8 billion into coronavirus-hit arts sector to help survival...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Britain will invest nearly US$2 billion (S$2.8 billion) in cultural institutions and the arts to help a sector that has been crippled by the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday (July 5).. Read mor...

 2020-07-05 21:35 

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Buffett's Berkshire to buy Dominion Energy gas assets for US$4b...

NEW YORK: Berkshire Hathaway Inc said its energy unit will buy Dominion Energy Inc's natural gas transmission and storage network for US$4 ......

 2020-07-05 21:30 

The Strait Times

Golf: DeChambeau takes final round lead after hot start at Rocket Mortgage Classic...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - Bryson DeChambeau rolled in five birdies on his first 10 holes to take the early lead in Sunday's (July 5) final round of the US PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgage Classic.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:25 

The Strait Times

Trump to hold outdoor campaign rally in New Hampshire...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - US President Donald Trump will host an outdoor campaign rally in New Hampshire, his team said Sunday (July 5), following a flopped rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma against the backdrop of Covid-19.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:15 

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Football: Inter Milan title hopes all but over after Bologna defeat...

MILAN: Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte said his team...

 2020-07-05 21:15 

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Even without a crowd, F1 is happy to be racing again...

REUTERS: McLaren's Lando Norris felt the absence of cheering fans more than most as the Briton celebrated his first Formula One podium finish in ......

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Next 48 Hours...

TODAY. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Report: Lack of data skills hinders productivity of 94% of employers...

Most companies here believe their staff's ability to read, understand and communicate data is more important now than it was before the start of the coronavirus pandemic.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Assistive technology changes lives of the elderly and disabled...

Miss Vivian Goh, 40, runs a small online business selling clothes and an assortment of products, which now include face masks.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Singaporeans need to hold Govt accountable, says Red Dot United...

Red Dot United (RDU) says its goal is not simply to get into Parliament, but to encourage discourse to drive change and hold the Government accountable, chairman Michelle Lee said at RDU's first e-rally last night.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Bayern eye their second treble...

BERLIN In a year disrupted by the coronavirus, Bayern Munich's domination of football honours in Germany has meant little has changed.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

PSP's Tan Cheng Bock proposes Covid-19 TV debate with ministers...

Progress Singapore Party (PSP) chief Tan Cheng Bock yesterday proposed a televised debate on the Covid-19 response - with him and Singapore Democratic Party chairman Paul Tambyah facing off against Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing and Health Min...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

WP highlights gender wage gap at e-rally...

The Workers' Party (WP) wants more done to address the gender wage gap and to help older women who find it difficult to retire because much of their labour went unpaid, its candidates said in the party's fifth e-rally last night.. Read more at str...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

NZ's Ardern launches election campaign, pledges financing, jobs...

WELLINGTON With promises of extra financing for small businesses and more jobs as a severe economic downturn looms, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern yesterday launched her party's campaign ahead of September's general election.. Read more...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Daily cases in Florida, Texas post record rise...

ORLANDO (Florida) Texas and Florida, two states that have emerged as the latest hot spots of the United States coronavirus outbreak, have both reported record daily increases in confirmed Covid-19 cases - with nearly 20,000 additional infections combined....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

5 Things to do today...

While many popular live sports events have been put on hold amid the global pandemic, there is at least one form of sports still going strong - competitive marble racing.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

PAP: Decisions based on info at hand, WHO guidelines...

The People's Action Party (PAP) Government did the best it could in handling the Covid-19 crisis, based on the information at hand and guidelines from the World Health Organisation, candidates from the ruling party said yesterday.. Read more at strait...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Hoe Leong on reappointment of director after failed re-election...

The board of Hoe Leong Corp last Saturday clarified that the reappointment of Mr Joseph Liew Yoke Pheng as executive director on June 26 was...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

British historian quits Cambridge Uni post over slavery comments...

LONDON A British royal historian who said slavery was not genocide has quit his honorary position at Cambridge University and has been dropped by his publisher HarperCollins.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

PAP held accountable by voters, will not have blank cheque to do as it wishes: Ong Ye Kung...

The People's Action Party (PAP) will not have a...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Bird's nest for residents not bought with public funds: PA...

The People's Association (PA) did not use public funds to buy bird's nest for Aljunied residents, and a picture of the item packed as a gift is not related to the ongoing general election campaign, the Kaki Bukit Community Centre said yesterday.. ...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Netflix to continue streaming 'erotic drama' 365 Days...

LONDON Netflix said last Friday it will continue to stream the Polish film 365 Days amid calls for its withdrawal, including by singer Duffy, who said it glamorised...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

First woman general, ex-colonel face off: He will go the distance against super majority...

At age 65, Dr Ang Yong Guan - the Progress Singapore Party's (PSP) candidate for the new Marymount SMC - has already run 10 marathons in his lifetime.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Help for cancer patients goes online...

When Ms Lim Peck Khim found out she had stage four ovarian cancer in April last year, she was shattered.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

McLaren's young Norris 'speechless' in third...

SPIELBERG On the circuit that birthed plenty of memes, Lando Norris delivered the last laugh.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Student uses $400 Edusave money to buy face masks for 1,500 children...

When Sylvia Low received the Edusave Merit Bursary and the Edusave Good Progress Award back in January, she did not consider keeping the bursary and award money for herself, perhaps, in order to buy her favourite fantasy genre books.. Read more at straits...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Indian farmers improvise in desperate fight against invading locusts...

The enemy is unknown; the weaponry, therefore, improvised.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Japan floods and mudslides leave dozens dead, missing...

TOKYO About 34 people are either confirmed or feared dead - including 14 at a nursing home - after torrential rain in Japan triggered massive floods and mudslides.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Special needs service industry in Singapore requires regulation...

A video of an autistic child being abused by a therapist went viral on social media last week.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

On social media...

HAPPY LOLLIPOP BIRTHDAY: To celebrate her husband's 33rd birthday, Taiwanese actress Michelle Chen, 37, took to Chinese microblogging site Weibo to share a family photo. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Sengkang will be well managed under PAP, says Teo Chee Hean...

Sengkang's town council will be well managed if the People's Action Party (PAP) team is elected in the upcoming election, Senior Minister Teo Chee Hean said yesterday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Tamil-speaking minister sent to broadcast as sign of respect: Shanmugam...

The People's Action Party (PAP) sent a Tamil-speaking minister to the party political broadcasts as a sign of respect to Tamils in Singapore, said Law and Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Tech firm gives $2.5m to help amid Covid-19 situation...

Technology company Micron has donated more than $2.5 million to support various causes, from assistance for the vulnerable to Covid-19 treatment research.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Tambyah says PAP twisted his words, calls it 'bizarre'...

Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) chairman Paul Tambyah yesterday accused the People's Action Party of twisting his words, saying the way they have been spun was...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Independent candidate in Pioneer wants to be a neutral third voice...

The sole independent candidate in the general election wants to be a third option for Singaporeans, besides the ruling People's Action Party (PAP) and the opposition parties. Mr Cheang Peng Wah, who is contesting in Pioneer SMC, said he was driven to ...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

WP using fear of opposition wipe-out to win seats: DPM...

At a time when Singapore needs its strongest possible leadership, the Workers' Party (WP) is using the prospect of an opposition wipe-out to sway voters and win more seats in Parliament, said Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat yesterday.. Read more ...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Sports World...

Ramos penalty again proves the difference. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Healthier noodle stir-fry...

Here is a noodle dish that can be served hot or chilled.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-05 21:00 

The Strait Times

Pledges of renewal pitted against call for referendum...

Jalan Besar GRC is home to Singapore's oldest areas, but is also an area with great potential for renewal and rejuvenation that they hope to be able to see through if elected, members of the People's Action Party (PAP) team defending Jalan Besar G...

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