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 2020-11-26 14:45 

Channel NewsAsia

Flyhalf Burns earns first Ireland start against Georgia...

REUTERS: Flyhalf Billy Burns has been handed a first start for Ireland as they take on Georgia in their final Autumn Nations Cup Group A clash ......

 2020-11-26 14:45 

Manila Standard

Four teeners charged with teacher's murder...

Four teenage students have been charged in France over the killing of Samuel Paty, including three for allegedly pointing out the teacher to his murderer, a judical source said Thursday....

 2020-11-26 14:44 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Ministry urges steel producers to cut imports of raw materials - ANTARA News...

The Industry Ministry has urged national steel producers to continue to innovate and increase production capacity to reduce their dependence on imported raw ......

 2020-11-26 14:42 

The Strait Times

Bangladesh to seek more info on construction worker held in S'pore for terrorist activities...

A Dhaka Metropolitan Police official said a man named...

 2020-11-26 14:40 

The Strait Times

Africa faces wait for mass Covid-19 vaccination: Disease control group...

There were also logistical problems to overcome in Africa, a hot continent.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-26 14:40 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Disney to lay off 32,000 workers in 2021...
 2020-11-26 14:40 

Manila Standard

Turkish jail 27 ex-pilots for 2016 coup...

A Turkish court jailed 27 former pilots and other suspects for life in one of the largest trials stemming from the bloody 2016 coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan....

 2020-11-26 14:39 

Malay Mail Online

Turkey jails over 300 for life in mass 2016 coup trial...

ANKARA, Nov 26 — A Turkish court jailed more than 300 former pilots and other suspects for life in a mass trial stemming from a bloody 2016 coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Fethullah Gulen, a US-based Muslim preacher who was......

 2020-11-26 14:39 

Malay Mail Online

Injured but undeterred, GOF personnel expresses frustration over shooting incident...

BUKIT KAYU HITAM, Nov 26 — "I am not disappointed at all (at getting shot), but feel very frustrated!" said Lance Corporal Muhammad Amirul Amir, the General Operations Force (GOF) personnel who was injured after being shot while on patrol at...

 2020-11-26 14:37 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Cold chain preparation for COVID-19 vaccines 97% complete - ANTARA News...

The Task Force for COVID-19 Response has said the cold chain preparation for the COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Indonesia has reached 97 percent ......

 2020-11-26 14:35 

Manila Standard

Indian farmers clash with cops in New Delhi...

Indian police fired tear gas and water cannon on Thursday in clashes with several thousand farmers marching to New Delhi to protest against recent agricultural reforms....

 2020-11-26 14:30 

Manila Standard

Israel releases Palestinian who waged 103-day hunger strike...

Israel on Thursday released a Palestinian who waged a 103-day hunger strike to protest Israeli rules allowing his detention without charge, the Palestinian Prisoner's Club said....

 2020-11-26 14:28 

The Strait Times

ExxonMobil Asia Pacific boss Gan Seow Kee to retire...

SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - The chairman and managing director of ExxonMobil Asia Pacific, Gan Seow Kee, will retire on Jan 1 next year after more than four decades with the company.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-26 14:25 

Channel NewsAsia

Napoli pays tribute to Maradona, 'captain of the angels'...

A cry goes up outside the San Paolo Stadium in Naples, where since daybreak Thursday tearful mourners have been laying candles and messages for ......

 2020-11-26 14:25 

Manila Standard

Zimbabwe's gold mine collapses; 40 trapped...

At least 40 informal miners in Zimbabwe have been trapped underground after a shaft in a disused gold mine collapsed, the country's miners' federation said Thursday....

 2020-11-26 14:20 

Malay Mail Online

Malaysia-Thai border shooting: Two of three bullets removed from Norihan's body...

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 26 — General Operations Force (GOF) personnel Sgt Norihan a/l Tari successfully underwent surgery to remove two of three bullets from his body after being shot by smugglers in a shootout at the Malaysia-Thailand border in Padang......

 2020-11-26 14:20 

Malay Mail Online

Cuepacs: Readjustment of housing allowance good move...

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 26 — The government decision to review and readjust the housing allowance for civil servants is seen as a good move in ensuring equitable allowance distribution. Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Services......

 2020-11-26 14:20 

Manila Standard

Disney to cut 32,000 BRI jobs in 2021 from US theme parks...

Disney said Thursday it will cut 32,000 jobs in 2021, primarily from its US theme parks division, an increase from layoffs announced in September....

 2020-11-26 14:18 

ABS-CBN

Malacaang naglabas ng ng listahan kung saan mas mura ang COVID-19 testing...

MAYNILA - Muling nagpapaalala ang Malacaang sa price ceiling na itinakda ng gobyerno para sa COVID-19 testing....

 2020-11-26 14:15 

The Strait Times

UK PM Johnson appoints new chief of staff...

He is Dan Rosenfield, a business consultant and former treasury official.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-26 14:09 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Prabowo arrest puts spotlight on Gerindra's anti-graft promise - ANTARA News...

The political career of Edhy Prabowo, a top cadre of the Great Indonesia Movement Party (Gerindra) and member of the Widodo-Amin cabinet, may well end with his ......

 2020-11-26 14:09 

Malay Mail Online

Bitcoin dives as red-hot rally hits the buffers...

LONDON, Nov 26 — Bitcoin plunged today to its lowest level in 10 days, slamming the brakes on its blistering rally and sparking a sell-off among smaller digital coins. Bitcoin, the world's biggest cryptocurrency, slumped as much as 13 per cent.....

 2020-11-26 14:07 

Malay Mail Online

Sabah minister insists move to end quarantine for state's travellers not politically motivated...

KOTA KINABALU, Nov 26 The cessation of the 14-day mandatory quarantine for travellers from Sabah to the peninsula was not a political decision but a long-standing request from the state government, Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun said. Denying such......

 2020-11-26 14:06 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Guinness refreshes Paeng's record as world's winningest tenpin bowler...

MANILA, Philippines---The Guinness Book of World Records once refreshed legend Paeng Nepomuceno's record for the bowler with the most tenpin titles four months after he won his 133rd championship.According to his official website, Nepomuceno won his 1...

 2020-11-26 14:05 

Philippine Star

US, Philippines reaffirm military partnership with another meeting between top defense execs...
 2020-11-26 14:04 

Channel NewsAsia

'We're ready': Amsterdam's Schiphol airport gears up for chilled COVID-19 vaccine cargos...

In cavernous cold-storage warehouses at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport, KLM workers are gearing up for a surge next year in COVID-19 vaccine cargos ......

 2020-11-26 14:02 

Malay Mail Online

Aviation bodies seek airport slots waiver for much of 2021...

PARIS, Nov 26 — Global aviation heavyweights led by airline body IATA are pushing to suspend airport slot access rules until October 2021, a document seen by Reuters showed, while giving some ground to budget carriers angered by measures they deem.....

 2020-11-26 14:02 

The Strait Times

Austria tightens security at churches, citing Vienna attack inquiry...

VIENNA (REUTERS) - Austria is stepping up security at churches in case of copycat attacks after an Islamist gunman killed four people in a rampage earlier this month in which he may have intended to target houses of worship, the interior minister said on ...

 2020-11-26 13:59 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

No report of Covid-19 recurrence among recovered patients in Sabah...
 2020-11-26 13:56 

Malay Mail Online

America celebrates scaled-back Thanksgiving as Covid-19 surges...

NOV 26 — Americans awoke today to celebrate a Thanksgiving Day transformed by the coronavirus pandemic, with the Macy's parade limited to a television-only event and many families resigned to meeting on video for turkey dinner. Thanksgiving,......

 2020-11-26 13:52 

Malay Mail Online

Its supporters wanted a fight to the final whistle, the Opposition stood down to allow Muhyddin free passage...

COMMENTARY, Nov 26 — The Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition has left its supporters frustrated and disillusioned after bizarrely allowing Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin's maiden Budget for the Perikatan Nasional (PN) government to pass at policy stage tod...

 2020-11-26 13:51 

Philippine Star

Physician Licensure Examination...
 2020-11-26 13:51 

Malay Mail Online

TIME dotCom's Q3 earnings shrink to RM65.95m...

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 26 — TIME dotCom Bhd's (TIME) net profit for the third quarter (Q3) ended September 30, 2020, fell to RM65.95 million from RM82.99 million posted in the same quarter last year. Revenue, however, rose 11.3 per cent to RM309.55.....

 2020-11-26 13:50 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

'The ball obeyed him' - Matthaeus rates Maradona as 'best opponent'...
 2020-11-26 13:46 

Malay Mail Online

Sports associations relieved programmes can go on with passing of Budget 2021...

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 26 Several sports associations can heave a sigh of relief as they can implement their programmes for coming competitions with Budget 2021 passed at policy level after a debate at Dewan Rakyat today. Badminton Association of......

 2020-11-26 13:44 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

NSA working on Sarno wild card in Tokyo Olympics...

MANILA, Philippines--Vanessa Sarno caught the attention of Hidilyn Diaz five years ago when, as a 12-year-old newbie, she would train and walk around barefooted.Having come to Manila for the first time from her hometown of Tagbilaran, Sarno didn't hav...

 2020-11-26 13:44 

Malay Mail Online

DRB-Hicom posts net profit of RM47.5m in Q3...

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 26 — DRB-Hicom Bhd posted a net profit of RM47.50 million on the back of RM3.56 billion revenue in the third quarter ended September 30, 2020. There are no comparative results for the financial quarter due to the change in the......

 2020-11-26 13:43 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Lifting of quarantine not political, says Masidi...
 2020-11-26 13:43 

Philippine Star

19 more Filipinos abroad with COVID-19 push total to 11,592...
 2020-11-26 13:41 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

With future of PH sports at stake, NSA's elect new POC officials...

With both predicting clear triumphs for themselves, incumbent Philippine Olympic Committee president Abraham "Bambol" Tolentino of cycling and challenger Atty. Jesus Clint Aranas of archery will leave their fate to the wisdom of the electorate whe...

 2020-11-26 13:40 

Channel NewsAsia

Kashmir rebels kill 2 Indian soldiers in region's main city...

Kashmir rebels kill 2 Indian soldiers in region's main city...

 2020-11-26 13:39 

Manila Bulletin

Major carrier's role in repatriating 150,000 migrant workers during pandemic cited...

While the operations of most of the world's airlines are partially stalled since the COVID-19 pandemic began early this year, a major carrier in the Middle East has reached a milestone and played an important role in repatriating over 150,000 migrant ...

 2020-11-26 13:39 

The Strait Times

SGH patients can now collect their medications from 11 Guardian stores...

SINGAPORE - Patients from the Singapore General Hospital (SGH) can now collect their medications from 11 designated Guardian stores, adding to a range of options for picking up prescriptions that offer greater convenience and accessibility, said the hospi...

 2020-11-26 13:39 

Cebu Daily News

Cebu City to conduct asphalting of barangay roads...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Broken and dilapidated roads will soon be a thing of the past as the Cebu City government allocated P50 million for the asphalting of its barangay roads. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella said in an interview with CDN Digital ...

 2020-11-26 13:37 

Philippine Star

Lotto Results for November 26, 2020...
 2020-11-26 13:37 

Malay Mail Online

Indonesian man collapses during flogging for child rape...

EAST ACEH, Nov 26 — An Indonesian man collapsed as he was flogged nearly 150 times today for raping a child in conservative Aceh province, where public whipping is a common punishment for violating Islamic law. The 19-year-old grimaced and cried......

 2020-11-26 13:36 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

'Cannabis home delivery' among online searches following pandemic...
 2020-11-26 13:36 

Manila Bulletin

Military chopper crashes in Lanao del Sur, 1 dead...

A military helicopter carrying a soldier who got wounded following an explosion in Lanao del Sur crashed in Madalum town on Thursday afternoon, killing the soldier and injuring several others including the pilot and a flight nurse, the Western Mindanao Co...

 2020-11-26 13:35 

The Strait Times

Fast spreading bird flu puts EU poultry industry on edge...

PARIS (REUTERS) - A highly contagious and deadly form of avian influenza is spreading rapidly in Europe, putting the poultry industry on alert with previous outbreaks in mind that saw tens of millions of birds culled and significant economic losses.. Read...

 2020-11-26 13:35 

Channel NewsAsia

Exclusive: Aviation bodies seek airport slots waiver for much of 2021...

Global aviation heavyweights led by airline body IATA are pushing to suspend airport slot access rules until next October, according to a document ......

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