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 2021-07-22 03:49 

Malay Mail Online

Syrian air defences intercept Israeli attack over Homs, says state media...

BEIRUT, July 22 Syria's air defences intercepted early today an Israeli attack on the al Qusair area in Homs, Syrian state media reported. A Syrian military source said in a statement there was some material damage from the strike and no......

 2021-07-22 03:48 

Bangkok Post

131 new Covid cases in Kalasin, mostly quarantined arrivals...

KALASIN: Another 131 coronavirus infections have been reported in this northeastern province, mostly quarantined arrivals from at-risk provinces....

 2021-07-22 03:46 

Philippine Star

Trans workers breaking barriers in Brazil...
 2021-07-22 03:43 

The Strait Times

China's flood-stricken Henan braces for more rain as death toll rises...

At least 33 people have been killed, while eight others are missing.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-22 03:43 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

PM Muhyiddin wishes Sarawakians 'Happy Sarawak Day'...
 2021-07-22 03:42 

Manila Bulletin

The hidden pandemic: Over 1.5 million children lost a parent or caregiver to COVID...

More than 1.5 million children across the globe have lost a parent or caregiver during the first 14 months of the pandemic, according to a new study. RAWPIXEL/ MANILA BULLETIN In a study published by The Lancet medical journal on Tuesday, the researchers ...

 2021-07-22 03:42 

Manila Bulletin

US Defense chief to visit PH, two other ASEAN countries for high-level security talks...
 2021-07-22 03:41 

The Strait Times

Olympics: Tokyo Games opening ceremony director fired over old Holocaust skit...

The country's former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe reportedly will not attend the event.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-22 03:41 

Manila Bulletin

Supermodel Kate Moss headlines new campaign of Skims by Kim K...

"It doesn't get more iconic than this," loungewear brand Skims posted on Instagram as it announced its newest face, '90s supermodel Kate Moss. Kate Moss for Skims "Kate is the fashion icon," Skims founder Kim Kardashian says in a s...

 2021-07-22 03:40 

Manila Bulletin

OLYMPICS: Team PH coach to be sent home after positive COVID-19 test...

MB File Photo TOKYO A coach of Team Philippines will be sent home following back-and-forth false positive and negative tests for COVID-19, Philippine Olympic Committee president Rep. Abraham "Bambol" Tolentino revealed during a mini conference at ...

 2021-07-22 03:40 

ABS-CBN

Municipal health office sa Caluya, Antique, isinailalim sa lockdown...

Pansamantalang isinailalim sa lockdown ang Municipal Health Office sa Caluya, Antique, matapos magpositibo sa COVID-19 ang pitong kawani nito....

 2021-07-22 03:39 

Manila Bulletin

Tommy Hilfiger and Indya Moore present gender-fluid and size-inclusive capsule collection...

'Style knows no boundaries—and neither should we' "Pose" star and activist Indya Moore has never been shy in voicing out her initiatives to create change. This time, she is wearing her causes on her sleeves with a capsule collection ...

 2021-07-22 03:37 

Tech in Asia

Sunseap to build world's largest floating solar panel farm in Indonesia's Batam Island...

The floating photovoltaic system and energy storage system will be built in partnership with Badan Pengusahaan Batam....

 2021-07-22 03:36 

Malay Mail Online

Penang DCM: Taman Pelangi surau committee followed SOPs for Aidiladha prayers, couldn't control foreigners gathering outside...

GEORGE TOWN, July 22 — The Taman Pelangi surau committee had observed the rules for Aidiladha prayers on July 20 and the gathering outside its premises was beyond their control, Penang Deputy Chief Minister I Datuk Ahmad Zakiyuddin Abdul Rahman......

 2021-07-22 03:36 

Tech in Asia

Prosus, East Ventures co-leads $35m round of Indonesian fishery startup...

Aruna says that this is the largest series A round to date in Indonesia's agritech and maritime sector....

 2021-07-22 03:35 

Channel NewsAsia

Angry Indian farmers to protest against farm laws near parliament...

NEW DELHI: Indian farmers, protesting over three new farm laws they say threaten their livelihoods, will start a sit-in near parliament in the ......

 2021-07-22 03:34 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

WATCH: Higher level leadership with Ken Blanchard...

We've all seen the negative consequences of poor leadership. We ourselves have probably been victims of bad leadership at one point or another. This is because for a lot of leaders in different organizations, it's a toss-up between delivering resu...

 2021-07-22 03:34 

Channel NewsAsia

Man acquitted of maid abuse on conflicting evidence, defence says she wanted a transfer...

SINGAPORE: A man accused of physically abusing a domestic helper in his household was acquitted of all four charges on Wednesday (Jul 21), after ......

 2021-07-22 03:33 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Ugandan workers injected with water instead of coronavirus vaccine: Report...
 2021-07-22 03:32 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

More than 15 million vaccine doses administered as of yesterday...
 2021-07-22 03:32 

Phnom Penh Post

Alert system warns people of pending disasters nationwide...

People living in lowland areas bordering the Tonle Sap Lake, along the Mekong River, and northeastern provinces should register with the government's early warning system, first vice-president of National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM) Kun K...

 2021-07-22 03:32 

Phnom Penh Post

Cigarette warnings 'effective'...

Picture and text warnings on cigarette packs have been effective in encouraging smokers to quit smoking, but failure to enforce companies to change the current health warning will not encourage people to quit smoking and smokers are more susceptible to co...

 2021-07-22 03:32 

Phnom Penh Post

Human trafficking clampdowns up in first half of 2021, official says...

The Ministry of Interior has reiterated its call for people to refrain from crossing the border to find work in Thailand amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic....

 2021-07-22 03:32 

Phnom Penh Post

Siem Reap plastic waste campaign nets nearly 2,000 bags, NGO says...

More than 300 families from fishing communities in Siem Reap province's Puok district have joined a campaign to collect plastic waste from areas around the Tonle Sap Lake and their houses....

 2021-07-22 03:31 

Phnom Penh Post

Information ministry and Sputnik train civil servants...

A second online training session for 35 civil servants in the field of journalism was arranged by the Ministry of Information in cooperation with the Russian news agency Sputnik on July 19. The session was held under the theme "How to Verify Informati...

 2021-07-22 03:31 

Phnom Penh Post

Excess supply turns crude oil price bearish amid new Delta variant concerns...

Crude oil prices on Monday dipped to a low of $65.53 a barrel after trading at a record high of $76.93 earlier this month as the new Delta variant of the coronavirus threatens economic growth across the globe....

 2021-07-22 03:31 

Phnom Penh Post

China gives $2.5M grant to CMAC...

China has provided a grant of $2.5 million to support the Cambodian Mine Action Centre (CMAC) ordnance clearance operations....

 2021-07-22 03:30 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

DOT allows family room sharing in COVID-19 quarantine hotels...

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Thursday reminded COVID-19 quarantine hotels to allow room sharing for individuals belonging to the same household if they will undergo mandatory isolation. Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo-Puya...

 2021-07-22 03:30 

Tech in Asia

3 tips for holding virtual events in the age of Zoom fatigue...

After hosting numerous virtual events over the past year, here are the three best practices we've discovered along the way....

 2021-07-22 03:30 

The Strait Times

Arts Picks: Women's wear at Sun Yat Sen memorial hall, Rudolf Nureyev's costumes at Alliance Francaise...

Modern Women Of The Republic: Fashion And Change In China And Singapore. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-22 03:29 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Teacher asked students to upload photos of them washing their underwear...
 2021-07-22 03:29 

The Strait Times

Ex-director of automation firm jailed 2 weeks for assaulting private hire car driver...

Andrew McKee Bowles, 50, who was drunk at the time, pleaded guilty to voluntarily causing hurt to Mr Ng Chee Siang.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-22 03:28 

The Strait Times

Auditor-General finds wastage of $5.39m of public funds at HPB over excess fitness trackers, overpayment at PSD...

Erroneous claims paid over two years by Public Service Division resulted in possible overpayment of around $500,000.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-22 03:27 

The Strait Times

Manila residents brave flood to get vaccinated against Covid-19...

Thousands wade through ankle- to knee-high floodwaters to get a vaccine shot.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-22 03:25 

Malay Mail Online

Biden says CDC will advise unvaccinated kids to mask up in school this fall...

WASHINGTON, July 22 US President Joe Biden said yesterday the Centers for Disease Control is likely to advise that kids who haven't been vaccinated against Covid-19 should wear masks when they return from summer holidays to school in the fall.......

 2021-07-22 03:25 

The Strait Times

Sabana Reit to remove syariah-compliance requirement...

Its revised mandate will be to principally invest in income-producing real estate used for industrial purposes in Asia.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-22 03:25 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics-Teams take strength from flag or knee gesture before matches-Mills...

TOKYO: Teams can find strength in taking the knee or unfurling an Indigenous flag before a game like Australia's women's soccer team did on ......

 2021-07-22 03:25 

Bangkok Post

9 bantengs have Lumpy Skin Disease...

At least nine bantengs roaming near Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary are infected with Lumpy Skin Disease, says the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plantation (DNP)....

 2021-07-22 03:23 

The Strait Times

Biden touts Covid-19 vaccinations in Trump-supporting Ohio as US cases rise...

The event in Cincinnati would also give Biden a chance to reflect on his first six months in office.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-22 03:20 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

International SOS aims to increase capacity of industrial vaccination to more than 1,000 individuals per day...
 2021-07-22 03:20 

Channel NewsAsia

Opening ceremony director dismissed after past comments on Holocaust, Tokyo 2020 says...

The director of the opening ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics has been dismissed, organisers said on Thursday, following news reports about his ......

 2021-07-22 03:20 

Manila Bulletin

Mayor Isko calls on public to keep vaccination sites clean...

Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso on Wednesday called on the public to keep vaccination sites clean and clear of garbage. (Manila City PIO) "Nakikisuyo ako sa inyo, siguro hindi naman kalabisan yung hingin kong na ilagay niyo sa ta...

 2021-07-22 03:19 

The Strait Times

South Korea reports 1,842 new Covid-19 cases, highest daily increase...

The latest numbers include 270 sailors on an anti-piracy navy destroyer patrolling the waters off Africa.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-22 03:17 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Syed Saddiq accused of RM1mil CBT, squandering RM120k of party funds...
 2021-07-22 03:16 

ABS-CBN

Room sharing for families in quarantine hotels, resorts allowed: tourism dept...

Families are allowed to share rooms in quarantine hotels and resorts, the Department of Tourism reminded establishments Wednesday....

 2021-07-22 03:16 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Exodus as Covid-19 worsens in Ho Chi Minh...
 2021-07-22 03:15 

Manila Bulletin

Taguig LGU's total administered vaccines reach 479,000 doses...

The Taguig City government has already administered 478,997 doses of COVID-19 vaccines since March. As of July 20, Taguig has vaccinated 303,361 individuals with the first dose, or 44.6 percent of the target population of 680,000. In addition, 175,636 ind...

 2021-07-22 03:08 

Malay Mail Online

Protests rock northern Haiti city ahead of president's funeral...

CAP-HAITIEN (Haiti), July 22 Unrest roiled the northern Haitian city of Cap-Haitien yesterday as demonstrators set up road blocks in protest against the assassination earlier this month of President Jovenel Moise, whose body will be laid to rest......

 2021-07-22 03:08 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Kelantan's cumulative Covid-19 number nearing 39,000 mark...
 2021-07-22 03:08 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Woman with Covid-19 dies in front of Taman Sentosa clinic...

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