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 2021-09-19 23:23 

Manila Bulletin

GMA News and Public Affairs is top news content creator on TikTokPH...

GMA News and Public Affairs continues to blaze the trail in producing reliable and timely news content not only on air but also online, becoming the largest news creator on TikTok in the Philippines. As of September 15, its TikTok accounts have reached a ...

 2021-09-19 23:22 

The Strait Times

North Korea says US submarine deal, alliance could trigger 'nuclear arms race'...

The spate of missile tests and bumper defense deals in the Pacific have highlighted a regional arms race that is intensifying as a China-US rivalry grows.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-19 23:20 

Manila Bulletin

AUDIO JUNKIE: The Black Album reimagined...

Metallica composite photo (Facebook) "The Black Album" by Metallica, released back in 1991 is the definition of a breakout album if there ever was one. Metallica went from threatening to jump the fence, to full-on mainstream crossover, after the r...

 2021-09-19 23:20 

Malay Mail Online

Mourinho suffers first defeat as Roma boss at Verona...

VERONA, Sept 20 — Jose Mourinho suffered his first defeat since returning to coach in Italy as his AS Roma side were beaten 3-2 by Hellas Verona in a thrilling Serie A encounter on Sunday. A stunning volley from Verona captain Marco Faraoni proved.....

 2021-09-19 23:14 

Channel NewsAsia

UK seeks to break down digital trade barriers, says minister...

LONDON : Britain will look to break down digital trade barriers to help its businesses export their services, the country's newly appointed trade minister Anne-Marie Trevelyan will say on Monday.Britain's Department for International Trade last we...

 2021-09-19 23:12 

Malay Mail Online

Biden asks for early talks with Macron amid submarine row...

PARIS, Sept 20 — US President Joe Biden has requested early talks with French President Emmanuel Macron, France said yesterday, in an apparent effort to mend fences after a row over a submarines contract sparked rare tensions between the allies.......

 2021-09-19 23:11 

Malay Mail Online

Real Madrid stage late comeback to win at Valencia...

VALENCIA, Sept 20 — Real Madrid forwards Vinicius Jr and Karim Benzema scored within the space of three minutes deep in the second half to propel their side to a 2-1 win at Valencia in La Liga on Sunday after the visitors were outplayed for most......

 2021-09-19 23:07 

Malay Mail Online

Chelsea thrash Spurs as Greaves death overshadows action...

LONDON, Sept 20 — Chelsea and Manchester United maintained their unbeaten starts to the Premier League season on Sunday as English football mourned the passing of goalscoring great Jimmy Greaves. Chelsea, the club with whom Greaves began his......

 2021-09-19 23:02 

Channel NewsAsia

4 men arrested over illegal horse betting activities...

SINGAPORE: Four men have been arrested for their suspected involvement in illegal horse betting, police said on Sunday (Sep 19).The four elderly men were arrested during an enforcement operation along Ang Mo Kio Avenue 4 on Saturday, the Singapore Police ...

 2021-09-19 23:00 

Manila Standard

Belarus says migrant woman found dead on Poland border...

Ex-Soviet Belarus said Sunday that it discovered the body of a dead Iraqi woman on its border with Poland, a week after Warsaw imposed a state of emergency following an influx of migrants....

 2021-09-19 22:54 

Channel NewsAsia

Football: Man City facing injury crisis as key battles loom large...

MANCHESTER, England : Manchester City will have to field several youngsters in Tuesday's League Cup clash against Wycombe Wanderers as a number of players are suffering from injuries, manager Pep Guardiola said....

 2021-09-19 22:53 

Channel NewsAsia

Actress Oon Shu An on tackling world change, post-pandemic theatre and... fidget toys?...

In the latest episode of CNA Lifestyle's podcast series Pyjama Party For 2, actress Oon Shu An talks about going back on stage, spreading hope and what helps her see light during the pandemic....

 2021-09-19 22:48 

Channel NewsAsia

Shame, guilt and self-blame: Why sex assault victims don't come forward...

Sex crimes in Singapore continue to be under-reported, despite increasing awareness. CNA gets an exclusive look at the reasons why and how the authorities are making the reporting process less daunting for survivors....

 2021-09-19 22:48 

Malay Mail Online

Penang tourism group welcomes travel bubble concept, hopes for expansion from Langkawi to other states...

GEORGE TOWN, Sept 20 — The Association of Tourism Attractions Penang (ATAP) and Malaysian Association of Hoteliers (MAH) Penang Chapter hope that the travel bubble concept introduced in Langkawi will be expanded to other states. ATAP chairman......

 2021-09-19 22:46 

ABS-CBN

LPA off Subic to dampen S. Luzon, Visayas, Mindanao: PAGASA...

The low pressure area off Subic is unlikely to strengthen and is moving away from the country on Monday morning, the state weather bureau said....

 2021-09-19 22:42 

ABS-CBN

QC, nagsagawa ng clean up operations sa mga creek...

Mano-manong hinakot ng mga tauhan ng Quezon City Riverwaste Clearing Operations Group ang mga tambak na basura sa iba't ibang creek sa lungsod....

 2021-09-19 22:41 

The Strait Times

Exiled Thaksin rallies Thai protesters with Dubai talk show...

Thaksin's growing popularity among younger Thais comes at a precarious time for the royalist military establishment.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-19 22:36 

ABS-CBN

Lalaki binaril sa sidewalk sa EDSA...

Patay ang isang lalaking pinagbabaril sa sidewalk sa EDSA sa Pasay bago mag hating gabi....

 2021-09-19 22:34 

Channel NewsAsia

Former Algerian president Bouteflika given state funeral...

ALGIERS :Former Algerian president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, ousted in 2019 after mass protests, was given a state funeral on Sunday attended by senior officials but received little of the attention given to such occasions in the past.Bouteflika died on Frida...

 2021-09-19 22:34 

Channel NewsAsia

UK PM Johnson to challenge Amazon founder Bezos over company's tax record- FT...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in a face-to-face meeting will challenge Amazon founder Jeff Bezos over his company's tax record, the Financial Times reported https://on.ft.com/3nNA2Cz on Sunday.Concerns surrounding international corporate tax ra...

 2021-09-19 22:33 

Manila Bulletin

UNHCR urges international community to continue engaging with Taliban...

ISLAMABAD — United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Filippo Grandi has said here that the international community should continue engaging with the Afghan Taliban. United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Filippo Grandi sp...

 2021-09-19 22:33 

Manila Bulletin

Africa's COVID-19 cases surpass 8.14 million: Africa CDC...

ADDIS ABABA — The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 8,146,310 as of Sunday afternoon, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said. The Africa CDC, the specialized healthcare agency of the African Union,...

 2021-09-19 22:32 

ABS-CBN

Mass gathering: 270 tiniketan sa Paraaque dahil sa online sabong...

Sabi ng pulis, walang naipakitang kaukulang permit ang may-ari ng kompanyang nagpapatakbo ng online sabong kaya ipinahinto ito....

 2021-09-19 22:30 

The Strait Times

S'pore Association for the Deaf helps build children's confidence with sign language...

The participants, who have varying degrees and types of hearing loss, attend the sessions five days a week.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-19 22:30 

Manila Standard

Volcano erupts on Spain's Canary Islands...

The Cumbre Vieja volcano erupted on Spain's Canary Islands on Sunday spewing out lava, ash and a huge column of smoke after days of increased seismic activity, sparking evacuations of people living nearby, authorities said....

 2021-09-19 22:30 

Bangkok Post

New PPRP strategist to rally MPs for Prayut...

The dust has settled over the plot by some Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) heavyweights to remove Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha from power in the most recent censure debate, following the removal of Thamanat Prompow and Narumon Pinyosinwat from their ca...

 2021-09-19 22:27 

Channel NewsAsia

Why is wagyu so expensive? Singapore chefs and restaurateurs explain...

Among the key factors determining wagyu prices are the cattle's pedigree, its geographic origins, the farmer's raising techniques, and market demand....

 2021-09-19 22:24 

Manila Bulletin

7 killed, 8 injured in road accident in India's Chhattisgarh...

NEW DELHI, India — At least seven people were killed and eight others injured Sunday in a head-on collision between two vehicles in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh, police said. The accident took place at Boargoan in Kondagaon district, abo...

 2021-09-19 22:19 

Channel NewsAsia

Tennis: Schwartzman bounces back to seal Argentina's place in Davis Cup qualifiers...

Diego Schwartzman shrugged off a surprise defeat in his opening match to ease Argentina into the 2022 Davis Cup qualifiers on Sunday, sealing the winning point against Belarus.The world number 15 was beaten by junior player Daniil Ostapenkov in Saturday&#...

 2021-09-19 22:19 

Channel NewsAsia

Football: Juve's Allegri relieved to hear final whistle in Milan draw...

TURIN, Italy : Angry Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri said it was lucky the final whistle blew in the 1-1 home draw with AC Milan on Sunday because his team could have lost.Juve took an early 1-0 lead thanks to Alvaro Morata's strike and looked in ...

 2021-09-19 22:15 

The Strait Times

Xi Jinping's celebrity crackdown no match for Universal Studios in China...

Tickets for the grand opening on Monday, priced at 638 yuan (S$133), sold out within 30 minutes of going online.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-19 22:15 

Manila Bulletin

Captive panda cub born in northwest China...

XI'AN, China A new captive-bred panda cub was born recently in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, said the provincial forestry bureau. Giant panda Ya Ya takes care of her baby at the Qinling Giant Panda Research Center in northwest China's Sh...

 2021-09-19 22:15 

Manila Bulletin

UN chief condemns executions by Houthis in Yemen...

UNITED NATIONS — UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday strongly condemned Saturday's executions of nine individuals by the Houthi movement in Yemen, said his spokesman. "The secretary-general deeply regrets that the Houthi movement...

 2021-09-19 22:15 

Manila Bulletin

Rainstorms hit central China's Henan...

ZHENGZHOU, China — Torrential rains have battered central China's Henan Province, which was hit hard by heavy rainstorms in July, since Friday, resulting in a level-IV emergency response to floods issued on Sunday at 8 a.m., local authorities sa...

 2021-09-19 22:09 

Channel NewsAsia

Commentary: How 'sissy men' became the latest front in China's campaign against big tech...

The profits of tech companies and the proliferation of Internet influencers, movie stars and TV personalities have become increasingly intertwined, says a media lecturer....

 2021-09-19 22:09 

Channel NewsAsia

Commentary: Dealing with a noisy colleague - hard to tackle alone...

Individual workers have long been left alone to fix an infuriating problem only supervisors can sort, says the Financial Times' Pilita Clark....

 2021-09-19 22:08 

Channel NewsAsia

Commentary: PSLE and COVID-19 - the perfect storm of anxiety?...

Our children will be taking a major national exam amid a COVID-19 surge and changes to the scoring system, but here's why June Yong is learning not to worry....

 2021-09-19 22:08 

Channel NewsAsia

Commentary: Confused and isolated on your first job? Here's how fresh grads can ace remote working...

In a work-from-home era, soft skills have never been more essential for graduates entering the workforce, says Linda Ong of Nanyang Business School's Career Services Office....

 2021-09-19 22:08 

Channel NewsAsia

The Big Read: The rise of the ethical consumer can it uplift low-wage workers too?...

SINGAPORE: In 2015, Ms Jasmine Hussain watched a documentary titled Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret, which showed how animal agriculture had become the leading cause of deforestation, water consumption and pollution, and an even greater emitter of g...

 2021-09-19 22:08 

Channel NewsAsia

Delays in furniture deliveries from Johor to Singapore as COVID-19 curbs jam production lines...

Industry players are hopeful that the supply chain will be restored fully as Johor ramps up vaccination efforts....

 2021-09-19 22:08 

Channel NewsAsia

Fewer taxi fare evasion cases amid declining ridership...

SINGAPORE: Taxi fare evasion cases have dropped in recent years, in tandem with a decline in ridership amid the emergence of private-hire car services. Figures provided by the Public Transport Council (PTC) showed there were 104 cases of taxi fare evasion...

 2021-09-19 22:05 

The Strait Times

Body found during search for missing US woman Gabby Petito...

The identity of the body has not been confirmed. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-19 22:04 

Manila Bulletin

SpaceX all-civilian orbital crew completes historic mission...

WASHINGTON, United States — Four SpaceX tourists returned to Earth safely on Saturday after spending three days in space, successfully concluding the first orbital mission in history with no professional astronauts on board. The SpaceX Dragon capsul...

 2021-09-19 22:04 

Manila Bulletin

5 injured after military training plane crashes in US Texas...

HOUSTON — Five people were injured after a military training jet crashed on Sunday in a residential area in Lake Worth, the south central U.S. state of Texas, according to local media reports. Two people were ejected from the plane and have been tak...

 2021-09-19 22:00 

The Strait Times

US opens probe into 30 million vehicles over Takata air bag inflators...

The probe involved nearly two dozen automakers.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-19 22:00 

The Strait Times

While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, Sept 20...

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 2021-09-19 22:00 

Manila Standard

Iraq launches project to reduce flaring at oilfields...

Iraq has launched a new project that aims to recover gas normally set alight during oil extraction at two oilfields in the country's south....

 2021-09-19 21:59 

Channel NewsAsia

Exclusive: US opens probe into 30 million vehicles over air bag inflators...

WASHINGTON : U.S. auto safety investigators have opened a new probe into 30 million vehicles built by nearly two dozen automakers with potentially defective Takata air bag inflators, a government document seen by Reuters shows.The National Highway Traffic...

 2021-09-19 21:59 

Channel NewsAsia

US opens probe into 30 million vehicles over air bag inflators...

WASHINGTON: US auto safety investigators have opened a new probe into 30 million vehicles built by nearly two dozen automakers with potentially defective Takata air bag inflators, a government document seen by Reuters shows.The National Highway Traffic Sa...

 2021-09-19 21:57 

Channel NewsAsia

Key data on US J&J, Moderna COVID-19 boosters weeks away, Fauci says...

WASHINGTON: Data needed to determine the advisability of booster shots of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines is just weeks away, President Joe Biden's chief medical adviser, Dr Anthony Fauci, said on Sunday (Sep 19).Health officials s...

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