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 2020-07-03 22:35 

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Football: Newcastle sign ex-Motherwell goalkeeper Gillespie...

NEWCASTLE: Newcastle United have brought in former Motherwell goalkeeper Mark Gillespie on a three-year contract to provide competition at St ......

 2020-07-03 22:30 

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The Big Story Podcast: Will '10m population' debate claim distract voters from more important issues?...

This is a special episode of The Straits Times' video series The Big Story.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 22:20 

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Morata double helps Atletico to 3-0 win over Mallorca...

Atletico Madrid stayed firmly on course to secure Champions League football next season after two goals by Alvaro Morata and a late strike from ......

 2020-07-03 22:20 

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Football: Morata double helps Atletico to 3-0 win over Mallorca...

MADRID: Atletico Madrid stayed firmly on course to secure Champions League football next season after two goals by Alvaro Morata and a late strike ......

 2020-07-03 22:19 

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Colorado police officers fired after photos mocking death of black man surface...

DENVER (REUTERS) - Three Colorado police officers were fired and a fourth resigned after they shared photographs they took of themselves re-enacting a chokehold officers used to subdue a black man who later died, authorities said on Friday (July 3).. Read...

 2020-07-03 22:18 

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Air France, Hop! to shed 7,580 jobs...

PARIS: Air France management said on Friday (Jul 3) it planned to eliminate 7,580 jobs at the airline and its regional unit Hop! by the end of ......

 2020-07-03 22:14 

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Football: Morata double helps Atletico to 3-0 win over Mallorca...

MADRID (REUTERS) - Atletico Madrid stayed firmly on course to secure Champions League football next season after two goals by Alvaro Morata and a late strike from Koke gave them a 3-0 home win over struggling Mallorca in La Liga on Friday (July 3).. Read ...

 2020-07-03 22:06 

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Commentary: Bigger governments aren't necessarily a bad thing...

Governments could use their massive bailouts now to target a more sustainable and equitable society, says Saadia Zahidi....

 2020-07-03 22:05 

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Commentary: Russia has legally allowed Putin to rule until 2036...

A majority of Russians voted for recent constitutional reforms which allows Putin to run for the presidency in 2024 and stay in power until 2036, ......

 2020-07-03 22:05 

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Commentary: Look behind stereotypes to understand the success of women leaders amid COVID-19...

We can see the perpetuation of stereotypes in the way that women leaders have been praised for their management of the COVID-19 pandemic, says an ......

 2020-07-03 22:04 

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Commentary: Trump's work visa suspension may wind up as self-sabotage...

The dispute over work visas is merely the latest and arguably highest-stake fight between Silicon Valley and the Trump administration, says ......

 2020-07-03 22:04 

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'Choose Change': New online platform by Thai teens sparks conversation on politics and social issues...

BANGKOK: When the death of African American George Floyd during his arrest fuelled the Black Lives Matter movement in the United States, ......

 2020-07-03 22:00 

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While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, July 4...

A selection of news stories that happened overnight, July 4, 2020.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:46 

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US courts Taleban with vision of Afghan prosperity...

DOHA (AFP) - Washington highlighted the economic potential of a peaceful Afghanistan in talks with the Taleban on Friday (June 3) as it encouraged the start of talks between warring parties in the conflict-torn country.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:45 

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Commerzbank chairman and CEO bow out to give lender a fresh start...

FRANKFURT: Commerzbank's chairman and chief executive stepped down on Friday (Jul 3), bowing to demands from top shareholder Cerberus that the ......

 2020-07-03 21:39 

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Basketball: NBA's Heat reportedly close practice facility after 2nd positive coronavirus test...

MIAMI (AFP) - The NBA's Miami Heat have halted workouts at their practice facility at AmericanAirlines Arena after a second player tested positive for coronavirus, the Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinel reported on Friday (July 3).. Read more at straitstime...

 2020-07-03 21:34 

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Football: Thiago wants to leave Bayern for new challenge, says CEO Rummenigge...

BERLIN (REUTERS) - Bayern Munich's Spain midfielder Thiago Alcantara is set to leave the Bundesliga side in the close season because he wants a new challenge, the club's CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has said.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:30 

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Thiago wants to leave Bayern for new challenge, says CEO Rummenigge...

Bayern Munich's Spain midfielder Thiago Alcantara is set to leave the Bundesliga side in the close season because he wants a new challenge, the ......

 2020-07-03 21:20 

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Fearful of China's new security law, Hong Kongers scramble for safe havens...

HONG KONG: Many Hong Kong residents are scouring for new jobs and homes overseas, fearful that a new national security law imposed by Beijing will ......

 2020-07-03 21:20 

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Fearful of China's new security law, Hong Kongers scramble for safe havens...

HONG KONG: Many Hong Kong residents are scouring for new jobs and homes overseas, fearful that a new national security law imposed by Beijing will ......

 2020-07-03 21:15 

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Simmons says Windies must draw on Headingley spirit...

West Indies coach Phil Simmons says his side cannot afford the batting debacles that have often undermined their tours of England when the series ......

 2020-07-03 21:09 

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Tennis: Thiem to donate prize money from Djokovic's Belgrade event...

VIENNA: World number three Dominic Thiem will donate the prize money that he won in Belgrade during the ill-fated Adria Tour, where Novak Djokovic ......

 2020-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

Cosy hang-out at home...

As they love to host dinners and parties, Mr Kenneth Cheng and Ms Karen Lim wanted a spacious living room where friends and family can gather, alongside the dining area and kitchen.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Arteta against selling stars to fund team revamp...

LONDON Mikel Arteta has insisted that Arsenal will not sell their best players to fund an overhaul of his inconsistent team.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Macron picks new prime minister in bid to woo back French voters...

PARIS French President Emmanuel Macron yesterday named Mr Jean Castex, a top civil servant and local mayor in charge of the country's coronavirus lockdown exit strategy, as his new prime minister as he acted to reinvent his administration and win back...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

SDP leaders defend 10m figure that had been 'floating around'...

Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) chairman Paul Tambyah stood by his party's decision to press the People's Action Party (PAP) on the question of a 10 million population target, saying the ruling party has now been forced to clarify and assure Sing...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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1,000-station parcel locker network ready by end-2021...

By the end of next year, 1,000 parcel locker stations will be set up islandwide, so lockers will be within a five-minute walk of Housing Board blocks.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Tagging turtles to track their behaviour...

A critically endangered hawksbill turtle, one of two turtle species found in Singapore, was tagged on Thursday with flipper tags at East Coast Park by the National Parks Board (NParks), as part of an effort to better understand their movements, nesting ha...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Man jailed for using forged cheques to steal $1.4m...

A former accounts officer in a family-owned firm was sentenced yesterday to seven years' jail after forging cheques from the family's other company, pocketing nearly $1.4 million.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Putting site staff directly under condo management corporation's employment removes ambiguity...

I refer to the letters by Ms Angeline Koh (Condo managing agents should pass on JSS payouts to clients, June 27) and the Association of Strata Managers (Managing agents have also been affected by Covid-19 pandemic, July 2).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Hotels can open for staycations again...

When circuit breaker measures kicked in on April 7, civil servant Nur Atiqa, 29, and her husband had their bookings in two local hotels on Sentosa cancelled.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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PAP 'disappointed but not surprised' at Chee's response...

The People's Action Party (PAP) said it was...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Contest heats up in the east...

Four days into the hustings, East Coast GRC is feeling the heat.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Job schemes aim to protect Singaporeans, says minister...

Manpower Minister Josephine Teo yesterday defended the Government's record on protecting Singaporeans' jobs and livelihoods, noting how its policies on employing foreign workers have been tightened over the years.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Task force to help social service sector digitalise, be more innovative...

A task force is planning to help social service agencies digitalise and be more innovative in delivering their services during the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Ikhsan remains with Raufoss...

Singapore's only European-based international footballer Ikhsan Fandi is staying at Norwegian second-division side Raufoss IL, after negotiations to move to top-tier IK Start broke down before the transfer window closed on Tuesday.. Read more at strai...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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askST@NLB podcast explores new normal for eateries...

Diners patronising Restaurant Zen, an upscale eatery in Bukit Pasoh, will get an envelope to put their masks in, one printed with the SafeEntry QR code for them to scan their contact details.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

Temasek 'in talks' to fund Tokopedia...

Google and Singapore's Temasek are in negotiations to join a round of funding of between US$500 million (S$697 million) and US$1 billion for Indonesia's largest online marketplace, Tokopedia, according to people familiar with the matter.. Read mor...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

Just follow Hang's decision...

8 Super Ten has shown considerable improvement. The draw suits and he looks wound up with his recent trial. 3 Enchanting Start kept on strongly for third on debut. He has further improvement and bears watching with Zac Purton up. 1 Chancheng Prince got of...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Greenwood will go far: Solskjaer...

LONDON Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said that...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Bill targeting banks over China's HK law passes US Senate...

WASHINGTON The US Senate has approved legislation to penalise banks doing business with Chinese officials who implement Beijing's new national security law on Hong Kong, sending it to the White House for President Donald Trump's signature.. Read m...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Eight major Canadian banks to join advertising boycott of Facebook...

MONTREAL Eight major Canadian banks are heeding a call by other major global advertisers to boycott Facebook, demanding that the social network do more to tackle racist and other hate speech.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Luckin Coffee chairman faces second ouster bid...

SHANGHAI Luckin Coffee's chairman Charles Lu Zhengyao is facing a second attempt at ousting him from the scandal-plagued company days after surviving an effort by some directors to strip him of control.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Lampard demands right mentality from Blues...

LONDON Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has warned his players they must have the right attitude if they want to clinch a Champions League spot this season.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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Australia sees drop in new cases, but some refuse to be tested...

MELBOURNE Australia reported a drop in new coronavirus cases yesterday, as a surge in the second-most populated state of Victoria appeared to have eased, although more than 10,000 people have refused to be tested in hot spot suburbs of the state capital M...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

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HK man first person charged with terrorism under new security law...

HONG KONG A Hong Kong man who carried a sign saying...

 2020-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

PAP team outlines plans for Punggol and Pasir Ris...

An equal number of MPs will take care of Pasir Ris and Punggol - three in each area - if the People's Action Party team in Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC led by Senior Minister Teo Chee Hean, 65, is voted back in.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

Friday's South Africa results...

RACE 1. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

Singapore's June factory activity improves but still in contraction...

Manufacturing conditions improved for a second month from the depths of the coronavirus-induced recession, but remained within contraction territory.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-03 21:00 

The Strait Times

Two areas which need stricter mask enforcement...

I wish to highlight two areas where the wearing of face masks is not being strictly adhered to. This problem, if left unchecked, could get worse.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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