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 2020-01-18 17:10 

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Football: Palace hit late to frustrate Man City...

Crystal Palace grabbed a last-minute equaliser, through a Fernandinho own goal, to earn a 2-2 draw at Manchester City in the Premier League on ......

 2020-01-18 17:08 

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Football: Palace hit late to frustrate Man City...

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND (REUTERS) - Crystal Palace grabbed a last-minute equaliser, through a Fernandinho own goal, to earn a 2-2 draw at Manchester City in the Premier League on Saturday (Jan 18) after two goals from Sergio Aguero looked to have given the ch...

 2020-01-18 17:05 

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Martinelli on target for Arsenal in draw with Sheffield United...

Arsenal's Brazilian teenager Gabriel Martinelli seized his chance to shine with a goal on Saturday, but Sheffield United earned a 1-1 draw at The ......

 2020-01-18 17:03 

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Football: Martinelli on target for Arsenal in draw with Sheffield United...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Arsenal's Brazilian teenager Gabriel Martinelli seized his chance to shine with a goal on Saturday (Jan 18), but Sheffield United earned a 1-1 draw at the Emirates with a strike from John Fleck.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 17:01 

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Dortmund's Haaland sparkles with hat-trick on debut...

Borussia Dortmund's new signing Erling Haaland scored a sensational hat-trick in 23 minutes on his debut to help his team come from two goals down ......

 2020-01-18 16:53 

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Brief scuffles at Guatemala-Mexico border as migrants try to cross...

TECUN UMAN, GUATEMALA (REUTERS) - Scuffles briefly broke out on the Guatemala-Mexico border on Saturday morning (Jan 18) as a group of several hundred mostly Honduran migrants pressed forward to cross, only to be pushed back by Mexican security forces.. R...

 2020-01-18 16:51 

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Football: Haaland bags 20-minute hat-trick on Dortmund debut...

Norwegian rising star Erling Braut Haaland came off the bench to claim a hat-trick inside 20 minutes on his Borussia Dortmund debut and inspire a ......

 2020-01-18 16:32 

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Trump gives dramatic account of Iranian general Soleimani's last minutes before death: CNN...

PALM BEACH, FLORIDA (REUTERS) - US President Donald Trump gave a minute-to-minute account of the US drone strikes that killed Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani in remarks to a Republican fund-raising dinner on Friday night (Jan 17), according to...

 2020-01-18 16:26 

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Football: Setien demands attractive football from Barca...

New Barcelona boss Quique Setien threw down a challenge to his players on Saturday when he said he will never be happy if the Catalans fail to ......

 2020-01-18 16:21 

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Libya oil exports blocked, raising stakes for Berlin peace summit...

BERLIN (AFP) - Forces loyal to Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar blocked oil exports from the war-ravaged country's main ports on Saturday (Jan 18), raising the stakes on the eve of an international summit aimed at bringing peace to the North A...

 2020-01-18 16:02 

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Lebanon protesters lob traffic signs, branches at police...

BEIRUT (AFP) - Tensions flared in Lebanon's capital on Saturday (Jan 18) as angry protesters flung stones, traffic signs and tree branches at security forces, who responded with water canons and tear gas.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 16:00 

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Libya oil exports blocked, raising stakes for Berlin peace summit...

Forces loyal to Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar blocked oil exports from the war-ravaged country's main ports Saturday, raising the ......

 2020-01-18 16:00 

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Lille coach seeks soundproof dressing room after 'pub team' outburst overheard...

Lille have asked the French League (LFP) to tell Dijon to improve the soundproofing of its away team dressing room after coach Christophe Galtier ......

 2020-01-18 15:58 

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Lebanon protesters lob traffic signs, branches at police...

Tensions flared in Lebanon's capital Saturday as angry protesters flung stones, traffic signs and tree branches at security forces, who responded ......

 2020-01-18 15:46 

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Modi's party BJP earned S$456m last year, double than all its major rivals combined...

NEW DELHI (BLOOMBERG) - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party more than doubled its income to US$339 million (S$456 million) in the financial year ended March 2019 ahead of federal elections, which is more than twice that of its five...

 2020-01-18 15:37 

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Football: Watford stalemate hits Spurs Euro hopes...

Watford held Tottenham to a goalless draw on Saturday to extend their unbeaten run in the Premier League and further damage Spurs' Champions ......

 2020-01-18 15:27 

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Malaysian police arrest 58 people in raid on illegal 'mini casino' at edge of Kuala Lumpur...

PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysian police have busted a...

 2020-01-18 15:25 

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Four dead in Shabaab car bombing near Somali capital...

MOGADISHU (AFP) - Four people were killed in a car bombing in Somalia on Saturday (Jan 18) that apparently targeted Turkish engineers working on a road near the capital Mogadishu, police and witnesses said.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 15:16 

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Cycling: Froome in full training, gunning for fifth Tour de France...

PARIS (AFP) - A defiant Chris Froome insisted he is out of rehab and back in full training, focused on being in prime shape and at the starting line for the 2020 Tour de France in July.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 15:15 

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Golf: Westwood grabs one-shot lead in Abu Dhabi...

England's Lee Westwood will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship after carding a seven-under-par 65 on ......

 2020-01-18 15:09 

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Football: Setien still pinching himself after landing Barca job...

BARCELONA (REUTERS) - Barcelona's new manager Quique Setien says he is still buzzing with excitement about being put in charge of the Spanish champions as he prepares for his first game with his new side, at home to Granada on Sunday.. Read more at st...

 2020-01-18 15:01 

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Golf: Westwood grabs one-shot lead in Abu Dhabi...

ABU DHABI (REUTERS) - England's Lee Westwood will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship after carding a seven-under-par 65 on Saturday (Jan 18).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 14:26 

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Football: Deeney misses penalty as Watford let Spurs off the hook...

WATFORD (REUTERS) - Watford stretched their unbeaten run in the Premier League to six matches but missed out on a fourth successive when Troy Deeney's second-half penalty was saved in a 0-0 home draw with Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday (Jan 18).. Read ...

 2020-01-18 14:23 

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Barisan Nasional retains Kimanis seat after by-election...

BEAUFORT: Barisan Nasional (BN) retained the Kimanis parliamentary seat after winning the by-election on Saturday (Jan 18) with a 2,029-vote majority....

 2020-01-18 14:23 

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Barisan Nasional retains Kimanis seat after by-election...

BEAUFORT: Barisan Nasional (BN) retained the Kimanis parliamentary seat after winning the by-election on Saturday (Jan 18) with a 2,029-vote majority....

 2020-01-18 14:08 

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Iran is sending black boxes of downed plane to Ukraine: Aviation official...

DUBAI (REUTERS) - Iran is sending to Ukraine the black boxes of the Ukrainian passenger plane that its military accidentally shot down this month, Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday (Jan 18).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 14:00 

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Setien still pinching himself after landing Barca job...

Barcelona's new manager Quique Setien says he is still buzzing with excitement about being put in charge of the Spanish champions as he prepares ......

 2020-01-18 14:00 

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Football: Setien still pinching himself after landing Barca job...

Barcelona's new manager Quique Setien says he is still buzzing with excitement about being put in charge of the Spanish champions as he prepares ......

 2020-01-18 13:57 

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Public engagement for Pasir Panjang Park kicks off park co-creation programme...

SINGAPORE - People living or working near the upcoming Pasir Panjang Park can now have a hand in its design and development.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 13:43 

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North Korean foreign minister replaced: Report...

SEOUL: North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has been replaced, Seoul-based NK News reported on Saturday (Jan 18). Ri's replacement has not ......

 2020-01-18 13:22 

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Czechs detect bird flu as new Europe outbreak feared...

PRAGUE: A highly contagious bird flu has been confirmed at a Czech farm, officials said Saturday after a French farm union warned of the risk of ......

 2020-01-18 13:15 

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Golf: Denied access to elite golf club, India's Rashid Khan takes his fight to the course...

SINGAPORE - Golf is often regarded as an elitist and rich man's sport, but India's Rashid Khan is doing his utmost to fight the stereotype on the course.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 13:04 

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Yemen's rival powers battle over banknotes...

Yemen's warring sides opened a new front in their five-year conflict on Saturday - a battle over old and new banknotes that threatens to create ......

 2020-01-18 12:56 

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DPM Heng Swee Keat said SG to nurture social togetherness at Wisma Geylang Serai anniversary...

SINGAPORE - Social togetherness is something we must nurture, with hubs like the Wisma Geylang Serai making a difference in the community, said Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat on Saturday (Jan 18).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 12:52 

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French president Macron rushed from Paris theatre during protest...

French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife were rushed from a Paris theatre late Friday after protesters tried to burst in and disrupt the ......

 2020-01-18 12:39 

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New suspected Wuhan virus case in Singapore, remaining 5 have tested negative...

The 52-year-old man with pneumonia who had travelled to Wuhan has been admitted for further assessment and treatment.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 12:29 

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'I couldn't believe this was real', says sister of man who died in fatal PIE bike accident...

SINGAPORE - Republic Polytechnic student Muhammad Musharraf who celebrated his birthday two weeks ago died when his motorcycle collided with a lorry last Sunday (Jan 12).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 12:17 

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3 youngsters come up with ideas to help improve support for youths at risk...

SINGAPORE - A group of three young people is hoping its ideas can help improve the current support available for youths at risk, and prevent any re-offending.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 12:10 

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Mourinho takes swipe at Inter's Conte over Eriksen remark...

Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho has reignited his feud with Antonio Conte after the Italian coach discussed Christian Eriksen's proposed ......

 2020-01-18 12:10 

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Nokia October warning investigated by local FSA: newspaper report...

Finland's Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA) has started an investigation into Nokia's sharp profit warning in October which sent its shares ......

 2020-01-18 12:09 

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Golf: Ping pong a smash hit for Matt Kuchar as American claims lead at SMBC Singapore Open...

SINGAPORE - While most golfers at the SMBC Singapore Open headed for a meal, a massage or nap on Friday (Jan 17) after a sapping 18 holes in the second round, Matt Kuchar played table tennis with Iulia Necula, a former Romanian player who competed at the ...

 2020-01-18 11:59 

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Polling ends in Kimanis by-election...

BEAUFORT: Voting has closed across 19 polling centres for the Kimanis parliamentary by-election on Saturday (Jan 18). According to the Election ......

 2020-01-18 11:57 

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Badminton: Defending champ Antonsen through to Indonesia Masters final...

JAKARTA - Defending champion Anders Antonsen of Denmark advanced to the Indonesia Masters final after beating Hong Kong's Lee Cheuk Yiu 21-9, 21-14 on Saturday.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 11:48 

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North Korean foreign minister Ri Yong Ho replaced: Report...

SEOUL (REUTERS) - North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has been replaced, Seoul-based NK News reported on Saturday (Jan 18).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-18 11:35 

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Umno-BN defeats PH ally Warisan in Sabah by-election: Unofficial result...

BEAUFORT (Sabah) - Umno on Saturday (Jan 18) retained its parliamentary seat in a closely watched by-election in Kimanis, Sabah, defeating a candidate from Parti Warisan Sabah - an ally of Malaysia's ruling coalition Pakatan Harapan, unofficial result...

 2020-01-18 11:20 

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Women spark outrage by driving in Beijing's Forbidden City...

BEIJING: One of China's top historic attractions issued an apology on Friday (Jan 17) after two women drove an SUV into the Forbidden City in ......

 2020-01-18 11:12 

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Athletics: Governing body takes over S'pore Masters Athletics' duties as infighting erupts...

SINGAPORE - There were happy and relieved faces at the Singapore Masters Athletics (SMA) annual general meeting (AGM) on Friday (Jan 17) night, after an election of its leaders suggested that its recent woes were coming to an end.. Read more at straitstim...

 2020-01-18 11:09 

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Steaks costing S$175 prompt some Saudis to debate costs of the Prince's plans...

RIYADH (BLOOMBERG) - As couples on their way to a lavish dinner strolled past palm trees hung with chandeliers in a historic quarter of Riyadh, the recent belt-tightening downturn in Saudi Arabia's economy seemed a world away.. Read more at straitstim...

 2020-01-18 10:54 

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Golf: Blistering Kuchar jumps into Singapore lead after birdie binge...

SINGAPORE: Matt Kuchar will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the Singapore Open following his blistering nine-under-par 62 at the ......

 2020-01-18 10:35 

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Cricket: Bess takes five wickets as England continue to dominate...

Spinner Dom Bess took three more South African wickets, and grabbed his first test five wicket haul, to increase England's stranglehold at the ......

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