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 2021-07-24 07:45 

The Strait Times

Malaysia reports record 15,902 new coronavirus cases...

Saturday's new record is the second one in two days. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-24 07:44 

The Strait Times

'Culture police' help in the battle to contain Covid-19 in Bali...

DENPASAR - Bounding from the back of a patrol truck on the streets of the colonial quarter of Denpasar with two deputies in tow, it was not long before Mr Wayan Karda, 59, found a Covid-19 scofflaw.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-24 07:44 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Garut Police involve barbers in free haircuts, social aid distribution - ANTARA News...

Police in Garut District, West Java, involved several barbers in a free haircuts program accompanied by distribution of food packages to residents ......

 2021-07-24 07:43 

Philippine Star

Margielyn Didal meets skateboarding icon Tony Hawk in Tokyo Olympics...
 2021-07-24 07:40 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics-Germany's road race team face anxious wait after Geschke's positive COVID test...

TOKYO: Germany's entire road race team are still in a state of uncertainty at the Tokyo Games following cyclist Simon Geschke's positive ......

 2021-07-24 07:38 

Vietnam News

ASEAN Online Sale Day 2021 slated for August 8-10...

Member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are preparing for the ASEAN Online Sale Day 2021, which is slated for August 8-10....

 2021-07-24 07:37 

Manila Bulletin

Work isn't over: Duterte's to-do list for final year in office...

The pandemic is raging, the country is in recession, and many people remain hungry and unemployed. Faced with these urgent concerns, President Duterte has supposedly accomplished much to address these problems but intends to do more in the closing strengt...

 2021-07-24 07:37 

Philippine Star

Nievarez faces tougher test in chase of semis spot in Olympic rowing...
 2021-07-24 07:35 

Cebu Daily News

Will it be Mike or Joey for Cebu City's admin group?...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Questions as to who will be the administration camp's candidate for Cebu City mayor will already be answered in the next few days. An insider said that an "important" announcement will be made before the month en...

 2021-07-24 07:35 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics-IOC's Bach draws ire in Japan over long opening ceremony speech...

For a Games billed as the most inclusive and diverse on record, one element of Friday's opening ceremony stood out for many Japanese: Olympic boss ......

 2021-07-24 07:35 

Manila Bulletin

13 cops in Cebu town test positive for COVID-19...

CEBU CITY Thirteen policemen from the Samboan, Cebu municipal police station tested positive for COVID-19. Samboan recently enforced a hard lockdown in seven barangays due to rising COVID-19 cases. The granular lockdown started last July 23 and will last ...

 2021-07-24 07:34 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Churches in Sarawak advised to remain closed...
 2021-07-24 07:29 

Malay Mail Online

IOC's Bach draws ire in Japan over long opening ceremony speech...

TOKYO, July 24 For a Games billed as the most inclusive and diverse on record, one element of yesterday's opening ceremony stood out for many Japanese: Olympic boss Thomas Bach spoke for 13 minutes, about twice as long as his Japanese female......

 2021-07-24 07:29 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Youth representation in parliament not yet optimal: DPR member - ANTARA News...

Youth representation in Indonesia's parliament is not yet optimal, according to the House of Representatives (DPR) member from the youth category Dyah ......

 2021-07-24 07:27 

Manila Bulletin

Las Pinas LGU evacuates 69 families due to flooding...

A total of 69 families who were affected by flooding due to continuous heavy downpour were brought to the city's designated evacuation centers. Mayor Imelda Aguilar has ordered the activation of pre-emptive evacuation in the city's 20 barangays si...

 2021-07-24 07:25 

ABS-CBN

Sotto-Lacson tandem adds former VP Binay in senatorial ticket...

Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Saturday announced the inclusion of former Vice President Jejomar Binay in their senatorial lineup for the 2022 elections with Sen. Panfilo Lacson, who will run for president....

 2021-07-24 07:25 

Malay Mail Online

ACS: Churches within EMCO areas with Covid-19 cases advised not to open...

KUCHING, July 24 — Churches within areas with Covid-19 cases and are placed under Enhanced movement control order (EMCO) are not allowed to open, said Association of Churches in Sarawak (ACS) president Archbishop Simon Poh. He said that churches......

 2021-07-24 07:25 

Channel NewsAsia

Surfing-Family ties to beach will give me surfing edge, says Igarashi...

Though born and raised in California, Japanese surfer Kanoa Igarashi is hoping his family connection to Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach will give him an ......

 2021-07-24 07:24 

Malay Mail Online

AstraZeneca scours supply chain for more vaccine doses for Thailand, SE Asia...

BANGKOK, July 24 AstraZeneca Plc is "scouring" its global supply chain to try and boost Covid-19 vaccine supplies to Thailand and Southeast Asia, its representative for the country said today, amidst speculations of local production......

 2021-07-24 07:23 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

More than 5.5 million persons already fully vaccinated in PH...

MANILA, Philippines — Over 5.5 million individuals have already been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in the Philippines, the National Task Force against COVID-19 (NTF) said Saturday. In a statement, the NTF said 10,866,238 have received their firs...

 2021-07-24 07:20 

The Strait Times

China criticises NBC Olympics broadcast for 'incomplete map'...

The Chinese consulate in New York said the display...

 2021-07-24 07:20 

Manila Bulletin

Troops build library for poor children in far-flung barangay in Northern Samar...

TACLOBAN CITY Despite limited resources and health restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, soldiers from the 543rd Engineer Construction Battalion were able to build a library for indigent children in an interior barangay in Allen, Northern Samar. Lt. ...

 2021-07-24 07:19 

Manila Bulletin

Galvez praises frontliners, LGUs for pushing vaccination amid bad weather...

Vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. lauded medical frontliners and local government unit (LGU) officials on Saturday, July 24, for continuing the inoculation program against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) even with the incessant rains caused by southwest ...

 2021-07-24 07:18 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Parents must become children's emotional coach: Psychologist - ANTARA News...

Child psychologist from University of Indonesia (UI) Fathya Artha Utami, M.Sc., M.Psi highlighted the importance of parents becoming emotional coaches to ......

 2021-07-24 07:18 

Philippine Star

Bad weather forces some Metro Manila cities to pause COVID-19 vaccination...
 2021-07-24 07:17 

Channel NewsAsia

'Don't delay': PM Lee urges senior citizens to get their COVID-19 vaccinations...

SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has urged senior citizens to get vaccinated against COVID-19, assuring them that the vaccines are safe. ......

 2021-07-24 07:17 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Tokyo 2020 PH: EJ Obiena on poles, coach and making his Olympic shot...

https://youtu.be/i72FN56qWlIFilipino star pole vaulter EJ Obiena, who arrived in Tokyo on Friday, talks about the struggles of traveling with his pole vaulting equipment, his coach Vitaly Petrov and making his Olympic shot.RELATED STORIESEJ Obiena breaks ...

 2021-07-24 07:16 

Cebu Daily News

Samboan residents compliant with hard lockdown policies police...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Residents of the southwestern Cebu town of Samboan were observed to be compliant with the hard lockdown policies being implemented there, the town's police said. In an effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 in the town...

 2021-07-24 07:15 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics-Badminton-Taiwan's Tai focused on fixing her mistakes, not thinking about Chen threat...

Taiwan's Tai Tzu-Ying said she will have to cut out the mistakes if she is to make an impact at the Tokyo Olympics and will only begin to think ......

 2021-07-24 07:15 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics: Taiwanese badminton player Tai focused on fixing her mistakes, not thinking about Chen threat...

Taiwan's Tai Tzu-Ying said she will have to cut out the mistakes if she is to make an impact at the Tokyo Olympics and will only begin to think ......

 2021-07-24 07:15 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

China, Russia gymnasts put down early medal markers in Tokyo Olympics...

TOKYO--- China and Russia, two of Tokyo's top Olympic medal contenders in men's artistic gymnastics, put down markers on Saturday, dominating the first of three qualifying subdivisions.Early action on opening day at the Ariake Gymnastics Centre pr...

 2021-07-24 07:14 

Malay Mail Online

Anglican churches in Sarawak to remain closed, says Bishop...

KUCHING, July 24 — Anglican churches and chapels in Sarawak will remain closed despite being allowed to open at 50 per cent capacity, said Bishop of Anglican Church in Sarawak and Brunei Rt Rev Datuk Danald Jute. He said that regrettably, they had.....

 2021-07-24 07:12 

Philippine Star

Anne Curtis urges Congress to pass law increasing age of statutory rape...
 2021-07-24 07:11 

ABS-CBN

Around 14,000 people evacuated due to monsoon rains in Luzon...

Around 14,000 residents have been pre-emptively evacuated as rains triggered by the southwest monsoon continue to dampen parts of Luzon, according to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC)....

 2021-07-24 07:09 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Jakarta Police deploy 350 officers to guard Palace's surrounding area - ANTARA News...

Jakarta Metro Jaya Police's Traffic Directorate has stationed 350 traffic police officers to guard roads around the State Palace, as some people ......

 2021-07-24 07:03 

Cebu Daily News

13 policemen, 14 detainees of Samboan Police Station positive for COVID-19...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Thirteen policemen and 14 detainees of the Samboan Police Station have tested positive for COVID-19 and they have already been extracted, isolated and monitored. Police Colonel Engelbert Soriano, Cebu Police Provincial Offic...

 2021-07-24 07:03 

Malay Mail Online

Perak MB: Sufficient Covid-19 vaccine supply needed to implement walk-in vaccinations...

TANJUNG MALIM, July 24 — Perak needs sufficient Covid-19 vaccine supply in order to implement the walk-in vaccination initiative in the state, said Mentri Besar Datuk Saarani Mohamad. He said this was because the state government already has the......

 2021-07-24 07:02 

Philippine Star

Podium-seeking Obiena overcomes stress caused by last-minute pole issue...
 2021-07-24 07:02 

Vietnam News

Economic Times says VN to benefit from COVID-19 supply chain rethink...

Stable economic growth has made Vit Nam an attractive destination for foreign investors particularly amid current changes in the global supply chain, according to a recent article published by The Economic Times....

 2021-07-24 07:00 

The Strait Times

Restaurants v Covid-19: The fight for survival in Singapore's F&B scene...

SINGAPORE - After a year of pivoting and scrambling while being hammered by the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, the food and beverage scene has been dealt yet another blow.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-24 07:00 

The Strait Times

The Life List: 7 sizzling single K-drama stars over 39...

These A-list actors and actresses around the age of 40 are still eligible. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-24 06:58 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Food baskets for the needy and under quarantine...
 2021-07-24 06:57 

Vietnam News

Shares end lower at the end of choppy week...

Shares settled down on the last trading day of the week as investors returned to profit-taking activities, while foreign investors continued to net sell on the market....

 2021-07-24 06:55 

Channel NewsAsia

China criticises NBC Olympics broadcast for 'incomplete map'...

SHANGHAI: China criticised NBC Universal for showing an...

 2021-07-24 06:52 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Rela member remanded a week over Marang fatal shooting case...
 2021-07-24 06:52 

The Strait Times

Olympics: Japan's Uchimura fails to qualify for apparatus final, ending Olympic career...

He was eliminated from the horizontal bars competition and did not compete in the parallel bars.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-24 06:50 

Channel NewsAsia

China's Hou wins 49-kg weightlifting gold at Tokyo Olympics...

China's Hou Zhihui took the first weightlifting gold of Tokyo 2020 on Saturday (Jul 24) as she dashed India's hopes of an elusive first women's ......

 2021-07-24 06:50 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics-Gymnastics-Japan's Uchimura fails to qualify for apparatus final, ending Olympic career...

Japan's...

 2021-07-24 06:50 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics-Gymnastics-Reign of Japan's 'King Kohei' Uchimura comes to an end...

Japan's...

 2021-07-24 06:50 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics: Reign of Japan's 'King Kohei' Uchimura comes to an end...

Japan's...

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