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 2019-12-10 10:20 

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EU antitrust regulators mull tougher line against tech giants...

EU antitrust regulators are considering taking a tougher line against tech giants by forcing them to do more to ensure a level playing field, a ......

 2019-12-10 10:20 

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Qatar emir to skip Riyadh summit dampening thaw hopes...

Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, will not attend the Gulf summit in Riyadh, state media reported Tuesday, dampening hopes of ......

 2019-12-10 10:19 

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SEA Games: No Cinderella ending as Kopankiewicz settles for Starcraft II silver...

MANILA - In the past three days, Singapore e-sports player Thomas Kopankiewicz, who admits he is not a morning person, has been up early playing at a LAN gaming cafe in the Philippines.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 10:15 

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Hong Kong protests in pictures: 6 months of anger, tear gas and clashes...

HONG KONG: Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday (Dec 8) to mark the six-month anniversary of a movement that was ......

 2019-12-10 10:07 

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In Pictures: Smoke from bushfires shrouds Sydney...

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 2019-12-10 10:04 

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Woman arrested, suspected of spending more than S$5,700 using missing credit card...

SINGAPORE: A woman who is believed to have used another person's credit card to buy more than S$5,700 worth of items was arrested on Tuesday (Dec 10)....

 2019-12-10 10:03 

The Strait Times

Abandoned Indian wives overcome bureaucracy to strike back at runaway husbands...

CHANDIGARH (REUTERS) - In a pink-walled room of a government office at the foot of the Himalayas, Indian women spend their days cancelling the passports of runaway husbands.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 10:00 

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Amazon secures top Champions League rights for Germany...

Amazon.com has secured the rights to broadcast top European soccer Champions League matches for the 2021/22 season in Germany, the U.S. company ......

 2019-12-10 10:00 

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Sun, sand and seasons greetings: MRT trains, buses get tropical Christmas makeover...

SINGAPORE: MRT trains and buses have been dressed up for Christmas as the year draws to an end. The festive decorations were launched on Monday ......

 2019-12-10 10:00 

The Strait Times

Holiday gadget gift guide...

Whether they are for loved ones, for the home or need something on a tight budget? The Straits Times' gadget gift guide has them all. Note that the prices listed here are the recommended retail prices - you can probably find more attractive offers dur...

 2019-12-10 10:00 

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What we really want for Christmas...

On Irene Tham's wishlist. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 09:52 

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Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi told to 'stop the genocide' in UN court showdown...

Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi faced calls for Myanmar to...

 2019-12-10 09:49 

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Grab driver filched phone left behind by passenger, rated himself 5 stars...

SINGAPORE: When a passenger left her phone behind in his vehicle, a Grab driver took it and gave himself a five-star rating, before throwing the ......

 2019-12-10 09:42 

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Mothercare sales stumble on global retail woes...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Struggling baby products retailer Mothercare reported a 8.4 per cent drop in half-year worldwide sales on Tuesday (Dec 10), hit by past troubles at its UK operations and tough macroeconomic conditions in the Middle East and China.. Read...

 2019-12-10 09:39 

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Malaysia's Mahathir hopeful of 1MDB settlement with Goldman soon...

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is hopeful of reaching an out-of-court settlement with Goldman Sachs over the 1MDB scandal soon, but ......

 2019-12-10 09:38 

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US trade offensive takes out WTO as global arbiter...

U.S. disruption of the global economic order reaches a major milestone on Tuesday as the World Trade Organization (WTO) loses its ability to ......

 2019-12-10 09:26 

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Cricket: Australia face stiff challenge in backyard scrap with New Zealand...

Australia opened their home season with a cakewalk against Pakistan but New Zealand should present a much stiffer challenge when they look to end ......

 2019-12-10 09:26 

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UN Security Council to meet over North Korea on Wednesday at US request...

The U.N. Security Council will meet on Wednesday, at the request of the United States, over missile launches by North Korea and the possibility of ......

 2019-12-10 09:25 

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The Big Story: Singaporeans most well-fed in the world, paddlers win gold at SEA Games...

SINGAPORE - Catch up with the hottest topics on The Straits Times' weekday talk show.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 09:19 

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French pension strikes expand, police gird for new protests...

PARIS (AP) - French airport workers, teachers and others joined nationwide strikes on Tuesday (Dec 10) as unions cranked up pressure on the government to scrap changes to the national retirement system.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 09:19 

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Six shot dead in Czech hospital attack, suspect shoots himself...

A gunman shot dead six people on Tuesday (Dec 10) at a hospital waiting room in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava in an unexplained attack, ......

 2019-12-10 09:16 

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Protests rage in north-east India over citizenship Bill...

GUWAHATI (AFP) - Protestors in northeast India set fire to tyres and cut down trees to block roads on Tuesday (Dec 10) in a shutdown across the region hours after lawmakers approved the government's new citizenship Bill.. Read more at straitstimes.com...

 2019-12-10 09:09 

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Singer Fish Leong says world 'still beautiful' after her divorce from businessman...

Fish Leong, 41, believes the...

 2019-12-10 09:08 

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US panel eyes sanctions for Indian minister over citizenship curb for Muslims...

NEW DELHI: A federal panel on religion has urged the United States to weigh sanctions against India's Home Minister Amit Shah if the south Asian ......

 2019-12-10 09:07 

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Domino's Pizza chairman Stephen Hemsley to step down...

Domino's Pizza Group on Tuesday said its long-serving Chairman Stephen Hemsley will step down from the board, four months after the British pizza ......

 2019-12-10 09:07 

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Qatar Emir to skip Riyadh summit, dampening hopes of thaw...

DOHA (AFP) - Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, will not attend the Gulf summit in Riyadh, state media reported Tuesday (Dec 10), dampening hopes of reconciliation between Doha and a Saudi-led bloc.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 09:06 

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US panel eyes sanctions for Indian minister Amit Shah over citizenship curb for Muslims...

NEW DELHI (REUTERS) - A federal panel on religion has urged the United States to weigh sanctions against India's Home Minister Amit Shah if the south Asian nation adopts legislation to exclude Muslims from a path to citizenship for religious minoritie...

 2019-12-10 09:06 

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Jiu-jitsu: Singapore's Constance Lien wins SEA Games gold...

NEW CLARK CITY, Philippines: Constance Lien won Singapore's second gold in jiu-jitsu after beating Nguyen Ngoc Tu by submission in the finals of ......

 2019-12-10 09:00 

The Strait Times

3 people taken to SGH after fire breaks out at Bedok terraced house...

SINGAPORE - Three people were taken to hospital after a fire broke out at a Bedok terrace house on Sunday (Dec 8).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 08:59 

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Woman dies after Bukit Batok fire in which hose reels could not be used...

SINGAPORE: A woman injured in the Bukit Batok fire in November has died, a Singapore General Hospital (SGH) spokesperson said on Tuesday (Dec 10) ......

 2019-12-10 08:52 

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Luxury watch was gift for wife as family was unhappy he cut holiday short, says Najib in corruption trial...

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak said on Tuesday (Dec 10) that he had purchased a RM466,330 (US$112,070) luxury watch for ......

 2019-12-10 08:52 

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Ask 'old people' for advice, world's oldest PM says to the youngest...

Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad, the world's oldest serving premier, said on Tuesday it would be a good idea for the world's youngest prime minister, ......

 2019-12-10 08:50 

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Bono: 'No compromise' on human rights in the Philippines...

MANILA (AFP) - U2 frontman Bono said on Tuesday (Dec 10) there must be no compromise on human rights, in a rebuke of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ahead of the Irish rockers' first Manila concert.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 08:48 

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Japanese man says he will admit guilt in court over 2016 killings of disabled people: Media...

TOKYO: A Japanese man accused of killing 19 disabled people at a care home south of Tokyo in 2016 said he will admit to the killings at his trial ......

 2019-12-10 08:42 

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Man posed as HDB-approved contractor to cheat elderly into paying for 'required works'...

SINGAPORE: A man posed as a contractor approved by the Housing & Development Board (HDB) and targeted elderly victims into signing contracts for ......

 2019-12-10 08:41 

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Nissan faces US$22 million fine for misreporting Ghosn pay...

Nissan should be fined $22 million for filing documents that under-reported the compensation of former chief Carlos Ghosn, Japanese regulators ......

 2019-12-10 08:38 

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South Korea's Moon to visit China for trilateral with Japan amid North Korea tension...

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will visit China next week for a trilateral summit with Japan amid rising tension over stalled denuclearisation ......

 2019-12-10 08:35 

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Protests rage in northeast India over citizenship Bill...

Protestors in northeast India set fire to tyres and cut down trees to block roads on Tuesday in a shutdown across the region hours after lawmakers ......

 2019-12-10 08:35 

The Strait Times

Six dead in gun rampage at Czech hospital, shooter commits suicide...

PRAGUE (AP) -The Czech Republic's Prime Minister says two people seriously wounded in a shooting in a hospital in the eastern Czech Republic have died, bringing the death toll to six. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 08:30 

The Strait Times

Japanese man says he will admit guilt in court over 2016 killings of 19 disabled people: Media...

TOKYO (REUTERS) - A Japanese man accused of killing 19 disabled people at a care home south of Tokyo in 2016 said he will admit to the killings at his trial due to begin in January, the Mainichi Shimbun newspaper reported.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 08:27 

The Strait Times

SEA Games: Golden moment for Constance Lien as she strikes gold in jiu-jitsu for Singapore...

CLARK, PHILIPPINES - Eyes tightly shut as she sat in the stands and prayed, Yuen Shuang Ching only opened them when she knew her daughter Constance Lien had beaten her Vietnamese opponent to clinch gold in the SEA Games women's jiu-jitsu ne-waza Under...

 2019-12-10 08:26 

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Basketball: Bucks roll on, Rockets upset...

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 32 points as the Milwaukee Bucks downed the Orlando Magic to extend their winning streak to 15 games on Monday (Dec ......

 2019-12-10 08:22 

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'I like to prove people wrong': SEA Games debutant Darren Chua sets sights higher after 5-gold haul...

NEW CLARK CITY, Philippines: You can't succeed if you train in Singapore. You only won an Asian Games relay medal because of teammates like ......

 2019-12-10 08:21 

The Strait Times

Morgan Stanley fined $30m for bond price manipulation...

PARIS (AFP) - Morgan Stanley was fined 20 million euros (S$30 million) by French regulators after the bank's London desk was accused of using...

 2019-12-10 08:02 

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Commentary: Why were tourists allowed to visit New Zealand's White Island volcano?...

The adrenaline rush is paramount for thrill-seeking tourists, but they don't seriously want to be at risk of injury or loss of life, says the ......

 2019-12-10 08:02 

The Strait Times

Another Borneo pygmy elephant found dead, likely due to poisoning...

KOTA KINABALU (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Poisoning is suspected to be the cause of death of an adult female Borneo pygmy elephant at a settlement on Sabah's east coast as conservationists continue to grapple with the deaths of the endangered anima...

 2019-12-10 08:00 

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ICC Chairman Manohar will not seek third term - report...

International Cricket Council (ICC) Chairman Shashank Manohar is to step down when his current term ends in May next year, Indian newspaper The ......

 2019-12-10 07:55 

The Strait Times

Fans of Twice singer Nayeon worried that German 'stalker' is back in South Korea...

Over the past few months, a German man called Josh has alarmed fans of Twice singer Nayeon with his online declarations that he wants to marry her and settle down in Australia.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-12-10 07:52 

The Strait Times

In Pictures: Volcanic eruption in New Zealand...

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 2019-12-10 07:50 

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Table tennis: Double joy for Singapore as Lin Ye, Koen Pang take singles golds...

MANILA: Singapore took gold in the men's and women's table tennis singles events at the SEA Games on Tuesday (Dec 10). Both finals at the Subic ......

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