08 December 2021, Wednesday News

Latest News On 08 December 2021, Wednesday

Happily married man with kids wonders if his wife will accept his 'young & wild' female colleague for sex, asks, “Any advice from my peeps?” - The Independent Singapore News

'I'm already married with 2 kids and I still love my family. The s** with my wife is still great, even though she had gave me 2 kids. But sometimes cant help but think with my little head...'

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Is time running out on Najib? Verdict to be announced after court throws out bid to introduce new evidence - The Independent International

Is time running out on Najib? Verdict to be announced after court throws out bid to introduce new evidence - The Independent International

Shameless brat👎

8/12/2021 4:31:00 PM

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15-hour shifts, no rest days, hiring without work permits: Migrant worker treatment highlighted in Dyson’s split with M’sia supplier - The Independent International

15-hour shifts, no rest days, hiring without work permits: Migrant worker treatment highlighted in Dyson’s split with M’sia supplier - The Independent International

8/12/2021 4:45:00 PM

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Senate Republicans ready vote on Biden's COVID-19 vaccine mandate, with some Democratic support

Senate Republicans ready vote on Biden's COVID-19 vaccine mandate, with some Democratic support

8/12/2021 11:45:00 PM

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Atalanta decisive clash with Villarreal postponed due to snow

Atalanta decisive clash with Villarreal postponed due to snow


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US Senator asks FTC to probe Facebook's ad practices

US Senator asks FTC to probe Facebook's ad practices

8/12/2021 11:53:00 PM

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Fans must show vaccine pass to attend top-level games in England

Fans must show vaccine pass to attend top-level games in England

8/12/2021 10:32:00 PM

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US appeals court pauses antitrust orders against Apple App Store

US appeals court pauses antitrust orders against Apple App Store

8/12/2021 10:47:00 PM

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VW Americas CEO sees chip shortage lasting into 2022, but industry protecting margins

VW Americas CEO sees chip shortage lasting into 2022, but industry protecting margins

8/12/2021 10:11:00 PM

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Biden pledges end to gas-powered federal vehicle purchases by 2035

Biden pledges end to gas-powered federal vehicle purchases by 2035

8/12/2021 10:11:00 PM

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Biden warns Putin of unprecedented sanctions if Ukraine attacked

Biden warns Putin of unprecedented sanctions if Ukraine attacked

8/12/2021 10:11:00 PM

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COP26 put nations on notice to act fast: UN climate chief

COP26 put nations on notice to act fast: UN climate chief

8/12/2021 9:29:00 PM

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Canada to join diplomatic boycott of Olympics to send China human rights message -PM

Canada to join diplomatic boycott of Olympics to send China human rights message -PM


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China says Britain is trying to smear Beijing Olympics

China says Britain is trying to smear Beijing Olympics

If China says the Olympics is for athletes and not politicians, why make so much noise about politicians not attending? Clearly they feel ashamed when others boycott their event.
No the CCP's doing that 🙄

8/12/2021 9:35:00 PM

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Cavendish assaulted by armed men during burglary at home

Cavendish assaulted by armed men during burglary at home

8/12/2021 8:47:00 PM

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Canada to join allies in diplomatic boycott of Winter Games: Trudeau

Canada to join allies in diplomatic boycott of Winter Games -Trudeau

8/12/2021 9:01:00 PM

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Woods to compete with son Charlie in next week's PNC Championship

Woods to compete with son Charlie in next week's PNC Championship

8/12/2021 9:01:00 PM

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9 companies, including AstraZeneca and H&M, to double paid paternity leave to 4 weeks

9 companies, including AstraZeneca and H&M, to double paid paternity leave to 4 weeks

Meanwhile local companies........

8/12/2021 7:36:00 PM

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Myanmar beat Timor-Leste 2-0 to remain in contention for Suzuki Cup semi-finals

Myanmar beat Timor-Leste 2-0 to remain in contention for Suzuki Cup semi-finals

8/12/2021 7:36:00 PM

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NHL-Rangers still most valuable team, first worth US$2 billion - Forbes

NHL-Rangers still most valuable team, first worth US$2 billion - Forbes

8/12/2021 7:36:00 PM

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Nine companies, including AstraZeneca and H&M, to double paid paternity leave to 4 weeks

Nine companies, including AstraZeneca and H&M, to double paid paternity leave to 4 weeks

8/12/2021 7:07:00 PM

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9 Swedish MNCs such as H&M, AstraZeneca to double paid paternity leave in Singapore

9 Swedish MNCs such as H&M, AstraZeneca to double paid paternity leave in Singapore

8/12/2021 7:23:00 PM

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Canada to announce decision on diplomatic boycott of Beijing Games on Weds

Canada to announce decision on diplomatic boycott of Beijing Games on Weds

8/12/2021 7:23:00 PM

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Instagram CEO urges industry body on best practices for kids online

Instagram CEO urges industry body on best practices for kids online

8/12/2021 7:29:00 PM

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France: Arrested man not the suspect in Khashoggi's murder

France: Arrested man not the suspect in Khashoggi's murder

8/12/2021 6:51:00 PM

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An eminent gynecologist was arrested on suspicion of tricking patients into having sex with him, claiming he could prevent cancer with his 'magic flute'

Giovanni Miniello told several women that his penis, which he referred to as a 'magic flute,' had healing powers.

8/12/2021 6:55:00 PM

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Schemes In Antiques is an epic battle of wits with puzzles aplenty

This archaeological thriller starring Li Xian and Lei Jiayin will tease your brain with puzzles and clues.

8/12/2021 6:58:00 PM

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Brazil soccer legend Pele hospitalized again for colon tumor treatment

Brazil soccer legend Pele hospitalized again for colon tumor treatment

8/12/2021 6:59:00 PM

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US auto safety agency presses Tesla on video game feature

US auto safety agency presses Tesla on video game feature

8/12/2021 6:59:00 PM

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Six standout moments in the 2021 F1 title battle

Six standout moments in the 2021 F1 title battle

8/12/2021 6:59:00 PM

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US: Wall St inches higher at open after encouraging vaccine update

8/12/2021 6:02:00 PM

LGBTQ groups cheer Tokyo's same-sex partnership move

WATCH: LGBTQ groups cheer Tokyo's same-sex partnership move

8/12/2021 5:59:00 PM

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Spurs in crisis after 13 players and staff test positive for coronavirus

Spurs in crisis after 13 players and staff test positive for coronavirus

8/12/2021 6:01:00 PM

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Ahead of the games China comes out fighting, saying ‘nobody cares’ about Australia

WATCH: Ahead of the games China comes out fighting, saying ‘nobody cares’ about Australia

8/12/2021 6:15:00 PM

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France says fifth Covid-19 wave has not peaked yet

France says fifth Covid-19 wave has not peaked yet

8/12/2021 6:00:00 PM

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Singapore beat Philippines, maintain winning start to Suzuki Cup

Singapore beat Philippines, maintain winning start to Suzuki Cup

LIMGOHOME Lim estafador de ilusiones fuera de Valencia CF junto al presidente Anil .

8/12/2021 6:09:00 PM

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Pakistani train driver who stopped for yoghurt suspended

An inter-city train driver in Pakistan has been suspended after he made an unscheduled stop to pick up some yoghurt.

8/12/2021 5:30:00 PM

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709 new COVID cases, 3 more deaths in Singapore

JUST IN: 709 new COVID cases, 3 more deaths in Singapore

Being cancer-stricken and begging CPF Board to repay overdue debt; that which in any case cannot be done as the money had been commingled and funneled to private entity Temasek Holdings for Ho Ching to wager on unviable, untenable and ultimately, invariably doomed gambles

8/12/2021 5:36:00 PM

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India defence chief among 13 dead in helicopter crash

Bipin Rawat and 12 other people were killed in a helicopter crash today, with one survivor being treated for his injuries.

8/12/2021 5:39:00 PM

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709 new Covid-19 cases and 3 deaths in Singapore

709 new Covid-19 cases and 3 deaths in Singapore

Bess57362680 Small number. Most people survive.
Where is it specificly?

8/12/2021 5:20:00 PM

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BioNTech, Pfizer vaccine neutralises Omicron with 3 shots

BioNTech, Pfizer vaccine neutralises Omicron with 3 shots

8/12/2021 5:30:00 PM

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Eight Spurs players, five staff test positive for COVID-19: Conte

Eight Spurs players, five staff test positive for COVID-19: Conte

8/12/2021 5:25:00 PM

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Brazil soccer legend Pele hospitalized again to treat colon tumor

Brazil soccer legend Pele hospitalized again to treat colon tumor

8/12/2021 5:33:00 PM

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Singapore beat Philippines, maintain winning start to Suzuki Cup

Singapore beat Philippines, maintain winning start to Suzuki Cup

8/12/2021 5:41:00 PM

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Hacker named Bowser must pay Nintendo in piracy case

Gary Bowser admitted to making hacking tools that allowed people to play pirated games.

8/12/2021 5:00:00 PM

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Jardine Matheson doubles share-buyback scheme size after closing in early on target

8/12/2021 2:40:00 PM

Sunpower subsidiary to invest in steam production joint venture in Suzhou

8/12/2021 2:58:00 PM

Biolidics to start producing new Covid-19 test using A*Star tech by year-end

8/12/2021 4:40:00 PM

Myanmar soldiers accused of killing 11 after charred remains found

Myanmar soldiers accused of killing 11 after charred remains found

8/12/2021 4:30:00 PM

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Visitor to Singapore Botanic Gardens 'bitten 26 times' by otters; such incidents rare, says Gardens

Visitor to Singapore Botanic Gardens bitten 26 times by otters; such incidents 'rare', says Gardens

Poor guy. Does the NParks release new fish life into the Swan Lakes at Botanical Gardens? These otters have a ferocious appetite, and are pretty aggressive tbh! I’m concerned about the attacks on humans, the poor fish life, turtles, and monitor lizards even. ⬇️👇
These are gangsters

8/12/2021 4:36:00 PM

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Indonesia considers relocations after deadly volcanic eruption

Indonesia considers relocations after deadly volcanic eruption

8/12/2021 5:00:00 PM

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Waymo's slow-going in Arizona opens up US robotaxi race

Waymo's slow-going in Arizona opens up US robotaxi race

8/12/2021 4:36:00 PM

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France says fifth COVID-19 wave has not peaked yet

France says fifth COVID-19 wave has not peaked yet

8/12/2021 5:05:00 PM

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India squad for South Africa tests

India squad for South Africa tests

8/12/2021 5:05:00 PM

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Night fever: Finnish PM caught clubbing after Covid exposure

Finland's PM Sanna Marin said she was told by an official that the COVID guidelines did not require her to isolate, despite having been in contact with an infected person.

8/12/2021 4:00:00 PM

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Vicky Kaushal-Katrina Kaif: The Bollywood winter wedding that’s gripped Indian social media

Several bizarre rumours swirl around the wedding of the Bollywood actors

8/12/2021 4:30:00 PM

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Najib says court’s label of him as ‘national embarrassment’ is unfair, cites record in creating wealth for Malaysia

Najib says court’s label of him as ‘national embarrassment’ is unfair, cites record in creating wealth for Malaysia

Creating wealth for himself

8/12/2021 4:00:00 PM

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Ultraman's here, and who will he take on next?

Ultraman's here, and who will he take on next?

8/12/2021 3:15:00 PM

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BioNTech, Pfizer vaccine neutralises Omicron with three shots

BioNTech, Pfizer vaccine neutralises Omicron with three shots

8/12/2021 3:44:00 PM

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What happens if I am unvaccinated and get infected with Covid-19?

What happens if I am unvaccinated and get infected with Covid-19?

8/12/2021 3:51:00 PM

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Omicron variant may be a 'live Covid vaccine', claims Vladimir Putin

The Russian President suggested fears about Omicro may turn out to be “premature”.

When China open their broders, it can be true.

8/12/2021 3:00:00 PM

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North Korea wants to give candies to kids for Kim Jong Un's birthday, but it's making its citizens pay to produce them: report

Families in some regions have also been asked to donate an egg to the candy-making effort, resulting in egg shortages in markets.

8/12/2021 3:30:00 PM

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Tanjong Katong Complex to undergo major upgrading from 2nd half of 2023: SLA

Tanjong Katong Complex to undergo major upgrading from 2nd half of 2023: SLA

8/12/2021 3:32:00 PM

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Mercedes and Kingspan end sponsorship deal amid Grenfell backlash

Mercedes and Kingspan end sponsorship deal amid Grenfell backlash

8/12/2021 3:31:00 PM

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Pakistan sweep Bangladesh series with 13 wickets on final day

Pakistan sweep Bangladesh series with 13 wickets on final day

8/12/2021 3:31:00 PM

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Pfizer, BioNTech say COVID-19 vaccine neutralises Omicron with 3 shots

BioNTech, Pfizer say test shows 3 doses of vaccine neutralise Omicron

Oh yeah
CNA should be more responsible with their news and not be a part of pharma business

8/12/2021 3:31:00 PM

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Singapore scientists develop 'potentially game-changing' saliva antigen rapid test

Singapore scientists develop 'potentially game-changing' saliva antigen rapid test

Saliva will be a kinder media than the swab. Less phobia in use.
can be more accurate than ordinary SWAB if it is workable to detect Covid from saliva. In SWAB, unless one goes around deeper into the nostril; otherwise, the reading might not be accurate.

8/12/2021 2:56:00 PM

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DiCaprio calls 'Don't Look Up' a 'unique gift' to climate change fight

DiCaprio calls 'Don't Look Up' a 'unique gift' to climate change fight

8/12/2021 3:23:00 PM

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'In no circumstances' is forced vaccination okay: UN rights chief

'In no circumstances' is forced vaccination okay: UN rights chief

I agreed. But what can UN do about it? US, your key supporter is into mandatory with full suite of coercion on the sideline.

8/12/2021 3:23:00 PM

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Tanjong Katong Complex to undergo major upgrading, with new rooftop F&B space

Tanjong Katong Complex to undergo major upgrading, with new rooftop F&B space

8/12/2021 3:23:00 PM

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Pakistan's rupee closes at all-time low against US dollar

Pakistan's rupee closes at all-time low against US dollar

8/12/2021 2:35:00 PM

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Lego building new brick factory in Vietnam as Asian market clicks

Lego building new brick factory in Vietnam as Asian market clicks

8/12/2021 2:49:00 PM

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Exclusive-Aleph, Wacker team up to fast-track mass lab meat production

Exclusive-Aleph, Wacker team up to fast-track mass lab meat production

8/12/2021 2:49:00 PM

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Woman in India praised for giving leftover food from brother’s wedding to the needy

A beautiful act of kindness ✨

8/12/2021 2:23:00 PM

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Parents could be criminally charged after knowingly sending child with Covid to school and sparking outbreak

Eight students, including the infected child and his sibling, tested positive for Covid

8/12/2021 2:30:00 PM

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Covid-19: Indian vaccine makers bank on boosters as demand crashes

Covid-19: Indian vaccine makers bank on boosters as demand crashes

8/12/2021 2:30:00 PM

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Singapore scientists develop 'potentially game-changing' saliva-based antigen rapid test

Singapore scientists develop 'potentially game-changing' saliva-based antigen rapid test

then please let the children and elderly use it asap.

8/12/2021 2:35:00 PM

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Reviving HSR with Singapore now a waste, unneeded due to short distance: Mahathir

Reviving HSR with Singapore now a waste, unneeded due to short distance: Mahathir

It's a bit silly that Tun Mahathir thinks the volume of people going to and fro between Singapore and the Klang Valley is less important than between Singapore and 'Alor Setar, or the border of Thailand'. The HSR is to service Malaysia-Singapore, not to bypass Malaysia.

8/12/2021 2:00:00 PM

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Nigerian heritage inspires jewellery for all time

Nigerian heritage inspires jewellery for all time

8/12/2021 1:59:00 PM

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Mahindra Group ties up with Jio-BP for EV products

Mahindra Group ties up with Jio-BP for EV products

8/12/2021 1:59:00 PM

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Russia ratchets up internet crackdown with block of privacy service Tor

Russia ratchets up internet crackdown with block of privacy service Tor

8/12/2021 2:06:00 PM

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UOL Group independent director retiring after 16 years 'to facilitate board renewal'

8/12/2021 1:19:00 PM

Singapore to grow 6.9% in 2021, 4% in 2022: private-sector economists, businesses negatively impacted by Covid-19 drop to 32% as sentiments rebound: SBF poll at

8/12/2021 1:31:00 PM

Oxley unit could pay up to A$14.3m over troubled Australian units

8/12/2021 1:43:00 PM

Malaysia's Petronas Gas to build new gas compressor station by Q1 2024

Malaysia's Petronas Gas to build new gas compressor station by Q1 2024

8/12/2021 1:44:00 PM

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China launches 'high pressure' crackdown campaign on Olympic IP infringement

China launches 'high pressure' crackdown campaign on Olympic IP infringement

In order to justify US low tactic for so called boycotting, we shall expect more such fake news pupping up in Dec.

8/12/2021 1:50:00 PM

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Taking care of our eyes during Covid-19

Taking care of our eyes during Covid-19

For starters, consumption of food porn doesn't help.

8/12/2021 12:17:00 PM

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Firms offering higher pay due to manpower crunch, thus driving up costs: SBF survey

Firms offering higher pay due to manpower crunch, thus driving up costs: SBF survey

Will firms pay more to retain staff?

8/12/2021 12:47:00 PM

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Thai Supreme Court jails tycoon over wildlife poaching

Thai Supreme Court jails tycoon over wildlife poaching

8/12/2021 1:15:00 PM

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Volkswagen expects chip supply to be challenging at least until end-H1

Volkswagen expects chip supply to be challenging at least until end-H1

8/12/2021 1:36:00 PM

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Russian rocket blasts off carrying Japanese billionaire to the ISS

Russian rocket blasts off carrying Japanese billionaire to the ISS

8/12/2021 1:36:00 PM

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Napoleon's sword, pistols sold at US auction for $2.9 mn

Napoleon's sword, pistols sold at US auction for US$2.9m

8/12/2021 1:09:00 PM

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Malaysia’s appeal court upholds Najib’s 1MDB-linked conviction, calls his actions a 'national embarrassment'

WATCH: Najib's popularity among supporters likely unchanged despite despite 1MDB-linked appeal verdict: Analyst

8/12/2021 1:15:00 PM

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China's Evergrande: How will a 'controlled demolition' impact the economy?

China's Evergrande: How will a 'controlled demolition' impact the economy?

8/12/2021 1:23:00 PM

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'Pool of blood': US drone strike hits Syria family

'Pool of blood': US drone strike hits Syria family

US famous 'collateral damage' exclusion actions dogma. Sad.

8/12/2021 1:03:00 PM

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Australia's Cummins torches England and scepticism over fast-bowling captains

Australia's Cummins torches England and scepticism over fast-bowling captains

8/12/2021 1:09:00 PM

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China's Evergrande: How will a 'controlled demolition' impact the economy?

China's Evergrande: How will a 'controlled demolition' impact the economy?

8/12/2021 1:09:00 PM

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Cheese and wine? UK PM's staff joked about alleged lockdown party

Cheese and wine? UK PM's staff joked about alleged lockdown party

8/12/2021 1:06:00 PM

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Queensland declares ‘world first’ Omicron Covid genetic variation but experts say it is not a new variant

Queensland declares ‘world first’ Omicron COVID genetic variation but experts say it is not a new variant

8/12/2021 1:07:00 PM

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How Many Countries Will Follow the U.S. Boycott of Beijing's Olympics?

Which countries will follow US boycott of Beijing Olympics?

U boycott? Come on! Boycott for what? Ah?

8/12/2021 1:08:00 PM

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Leader behind one of the most 'profitable and elusive' illegal gambling syndicates in Singapore pleads guilty

Leader behind one of the most 'profitable and elusive' illegal gambling syndicates in Singapore pleads guilty


8/12/2021 12:40:00 PM

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Social Democrat Olaf Scholz elected as German chancellor

Social Democrat Olaf Scholz elected as German chancellor

8/12/2021 12:47:00 PM

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Tuchel hails 'superman' Kante amid injury struggles

8/12/2021 12:47:00 PM

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Singaporean, 50, charged with murder of wife in Newcastle, UK

A Singaporean man has been charged with the murder of his wife, after the victim was discovered unconscious in a luxury apartment in the British city of Newcastle.

1 Qs..did tiz stinkapporium did d murder in UK iz 2 avoid d death penaltee?

8/12/2021 11:57:00 AM

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Top WHO, US scientists say Omicron no worse than other virus variants

WHO emergencies director Michael Ryan said there was no sign that Omicron could fully sidestep protections provided by existing COVID vaccines.

Not now, but after 2-3 months.

8/12/2021 12:00:00 PM

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Hong Kong: Stocks end the day higher

8/12/2021 11:46:00 AM

Europe: Stocks steady at open after previous surge

8/12/2021 11:47:00 AM

'We're not giving up': The radio station for Afghan women

'We're not giving up': The radio station for Afghan women

Adding to your fervour of not giving up, you need to really lasso in all help & support available to enable your continuances.

8/12/2021 11:59:00 AM

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Birmingham Commonwealth Games open to allowing Pride flag on podium

Birmingham Commonwealth Games open to allowing Pride flag on podium

8/12/2021 12:05:00 PM

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Helicopter crashes with India military chief on board

Helicopter crashes with India military chief on board

Hope he & family as well as everyone on board be alive & well cared for.
He’s not India’s military chief. He’s CDS Chief of defence Staff.

8/12/2021 12:05:00 PM

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Singaporean man visiting UK charged with murder of wife in hotel

Singaporean man visiting UK charged with murder of wife in hotel

8/12/2021 11:35:00 AM

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Indonesian fintech startup Flip raises US$48m in Series B round

8/12/2021 10:45:00 AM

First Resources share price corrected by 20 per cent in November, presenting a good buying opportunity

8/12/2021 11:18:00 AM

All VTL travellers to Malaysia to undergo Covid-19 tests for 6 days

8/12/2021 11:29:00 AM

IOC unable to give certainties amid concern for Peng Shuai

The International Olympic Committee has repeatedly cited its policy of “quiet diplomacy” as the most likely to succeed with China.

8/12/2021 11:11:00 AM

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South Korea's daily virus jump exceeds 7,000 for 1st time

South Korea reported 7,175 new COVID cases on Wednesday.

8/12/2021 11:21:00 AM

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After complaints, health commission in China to tone down on its choice of words used on social media

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 7 — The official account of the Shenzhen Health Commission on WeChat has promised to tone down its wordings after some social media users complained about its use of crass words....

8/12/2021 11:30:00 AM

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Najib 'disappointed' with court’s national embarrassment remark, says he created wealth for Malaysia as PM

Najib 'disappointed' with appeal court’s national embarrassment remark, says he created wealth for Malaysia as PM

One Cuckoo boss.
Yes, he created a lot of wealth for his own pocket!

8/12/2021 11:14:00 AM

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Belgium's Umicore plans battery material venture to supply Volkswagen

Belgium's Umicore plans battery material venture to supply Volkswagen

8/12/2021 11:22:00 AM

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Tesla sold 52,859 China-made vehicles in November -CPCA

Tesla sold 52,859 China-made vehicles in November -CPCA

Still tens of thousand too many. Money earned to the US to be spend in harming China & China people.

8/12/2021 11:30:00 AM

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Ex Mediacorp Star Jeff Wang Changes Chinese Name From Wang Jianfu To Wang Zhenfu

The actor says his new name was chosen by his mum.

8/12/2021 11:12:00 AM

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Blackpink: The Movie Set For Disney+ Launch On Dec 15

Blackpink: The Movie Set For Disney+ Launch On Dec 15

BaronDestructo 👀
nurshaziraaa OMG SIS

8/12/2021 11:12:00 AM

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COE prices close mostly higher at end of Dec 8 bidding exercise

COE prices close mostly higher at end of Dec 8 bidding exercise

8/12/2021 11:28:00 AM

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Vietnam jails rhino horn trafficker for 14 years - longest for the crime, says NGO

Vietnam jails rhino horn trafficker for 14 years - longest for the crime, says NGO

8/12/2021 10:06:00 AM

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E-scooter rider jailed 1 week for riding on road against traffic flow, colliding with pedestrian

E-scooter rider jailed 1 week for riding on road against traffic flow, colliding with pedestrian

Should be one month jail
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8/12/2021 10:20:00 AM

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Man admits being leader of illegal online gambling syndicate that pulled in over S$100 million in revenue

Man admits being leader of illegal online gambling syndicate that pulled in over S$100 million in revenue

8/12/2021 10:12:00 AM

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Cockroaches save the day! — S'pore tech team maximises the insect's abilities for rescue operations - The Independent Singapore News

According to Assoc Prof Sato's profile at Research Gate, there is still a long way to go before artificial mini robots are really used for search and rescue missions in disaster-hit areas.

8/12/2021 8:07:00 AM

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Man registers for Sinovac booster shot, 5 times, receives no confirmation from MOH, except one delayed email, only to cause another lapse in his vaccination date - The Independent Singapore News

“MOH is seriously failing in the handling of this situation, and people need to be taken to task for such inefficiencies. I have been complying with the rules for vaccines shots but being faced with such difficulties trying to register for it.” — Mr G

8/12/2021 8:28:00 AM

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When HDB neighbours get along & share their corridors, a beautiful home garden is born - The Independent Singapore News

ICYMI: “My wife say this is what happen when your neighbour is your mum house!!!”

8/12/2021 10:06:00 AM

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Tokyo: Shares extend rally as Omicron fears fade

8/12/2021 9:54:00 AM

Top Glove's plan to raise up to HK$4.24b for Hong Kong listing gets 83% approval

MercatorMedical

8/12/2021 10:03:00 AM

Australia: Shares post best day in 2 months as Omicron concerns ease

8/12/2021 10:07:00 AM

Trump's Blood Oxygen Level in COVID Bout Was Dangerously Low, Former Aide Says

Trump, who has long been fearful of appearing weak, has tried to camouflage details of his illness.

8/12/2021 9:07:00 AM

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Biden warns Putin on Ukraine

Biden warned Putin that invading Ukraine would result in “strong economic measures'.

8/12/2021 9:30:00 AM

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TVB to adapt Korean drama, 'Penthouse'

The show will revolve around revenge and struggles of women in the upper class.

8/12/2021 10:01:00 AM

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OFFICE WATCH: What attracted Amazon to build a den in the Lion City?

The 100,000-sq.-ft.-office was built to spur collaboration, inside and outside the company.

8/12/2021 6:00:00 AM

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Reopening stocks either near bottom or have just rode out Omicron correction: DBS

8/12/2021 9:10:00 AM

Singtel's Optus acquires new 900 MHz spectrum for A$1.48b to boost 5G coverage in Australia

8/12/2021 9:14:00 AM

Some hedge funds may have lost millions on bets on China's Didi Global

Some hedge funds may have lost millions on bets on China's Didi Global

8/12/2021 9:26:00 AM

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Japan's recovery faces uncertainty including from Omicron - BOJ Amamiya

Japan's recovery faces uncertainty including from Omicron - BOJ Amamiya

8/12/2021 9:26:00 AM

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Chinese sighting of 'cube' on moon rouses speculation, inspires memes

Chinese sighting of 'cube' on moon rouses speculation, inspires memes

The AllSpark!
Chinese Sighting, the cube, speculations, memes,.... Which comes first?

8/12/2021 9:35:00 AM

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DHL, Tetra Pak executives charged with receiving more than S$400,000 in bribes

DHL, Tetra Pak executives charged with receiving more than S$400,000 in bribes

In our work culture, executives worked for money. The more the merrier. The 'dark' side to accelerate the intake are always on the fringe. We are talking about highly qualified people with brains for both right and wrong.

8/12/2021 8:57:00 AM

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Singaporean man charged with murdering his wife in the UK: Reports

Singaporean man charged with murdering his wife in the UK: Reports

8/12/2021 9:05:00 AM

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Djokovic on Australian Open entry list, no Serena Williams

Djokovic on Australian Open entry list, no Serena Williams

8/12/2021 9:05:00 AM

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Space tourist billionaire plans to hand out cash while orbiting earth

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, who regularly gives out money on Twitter to attract followers, is planning to do the same from space.

8/12/2021 9:01:00 AM

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Skills in digital, green and care sectors expected to be in demand: SkillsFuture report

Skills in digital, green and care sectors expected to be in demand: SkillsFuture report

8/12/2021 7:44:00 AM

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Poly student gets probation after obtaining girl’s compromising photos by posing as school's vice-principal

Poly student gets probation after obtaining girl’s compromising photos by posing as school's vice-principal

Hmm

8/12/2021 8:35:00 AM

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Japan service sector sentiment improves in Nov as COVID-19 cases ease

Japan service sector sentiment improves in Nov as COVID-19 cases ease

8/12/2021 8:24:00 AM

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Banking on disability-inclusive hiring to discover new talent

Banking on disability-inclusive hiring to discover new talent

8/12/2021 8:24:00 AM

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Lawmaker Crouch expects Premier League to 'push back' over regulator

Lawmaker Crouch expects Premier League to 'push back' over regulator

8/12/2021 8:45:00 AM

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Mega condo Mandarin Gardens kickstarts another collective sale attempt

8/12/2021 6:52:00 AM

Singapore to grow 6.9% in 2021, 4% in 2022: private-sector economists

8/12/2021 7:05:00 AM

Dr Mahathir: Reviving HSR Singapore now a waste, unneeded due to short distance

'Why should people travel on an expensive train when they can travel by road or by other trains?'

Hmmm…. Because its… Faster. More comfortable. Safer. Easier. Convinient. Avoid causeway jam.
This old man has not moved on since 1960s.

8/12/2021 7:43:00 AM

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Malaysian court upholds ex-premier Najib's graft conviction

Najib was sentenced to 12 years in jail after a high court ruled in July 2020 that he was guilty of abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering.

Still not in jail though

8/12/2021 7:46:00 AM

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Where did the coronavirus omicron variant come from? Scientists suggest it evolved in one person.

The omicron variant of the coronavirus may have first developed in a single immunocompromised person.

8/12/2021 7:47:00 AM

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Klopp proud of Liverpool's clean sweep in Champions League group

Klopp proud of Liverpool's clean sweep in Champions League group

8/12/2021 7:04:00 AM

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Australian athletes prepare for Beijing despite diplomatic boycott

Australian athletes prepare for Beijing despite diplomatic boycott

8/12/2021 7:13:00 AM

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SAIC Mobility and Momenta to start public trials of robotaxi service in Shanghai

SAIC Mobility and Momenta to start public trials of robotaxi service in Shanghai

8/12/2021 7:19:00 AM

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Tokyo to recognise same-sex partnership: Governor

Tokyo to recognise same-sex partnership: Governor

Way to control population increase.

8/12/2021 6:43:00 AM

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Ford to invest US$900 million in Thailand plants

Ford to invest US$900 million in Thailand plants

8/12/2021 6:43:00 AM

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Japan to prevent firms forgoing wage hikes from receiving deduction - draft

Japan to prevent firms forgoing wage hikes from receiving deduction - draft

8/12/2021 6:50:00 AM

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Australia joins US diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics

The decision, which stopped short of preventing athletes from attending, comes a day after the US announced its diplomatic boycott.

8/12/2021 6:30:00 AM

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South Korea's new Covid-19 cases top 7,000 for first time

South Korea's new Covid-19 cases top 7,000 for first time

8/12/2021 6:30:00 AM

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SkillsFuture identifies 'priority skills' in digital, green and care economy

8/12/2021 6:15:00 AM

Malaysia appeals court upholds former PM Najib Razak's guilty verdict

8/12/2021 6:18:00 AM

Australia joins US diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics

Australia joins US diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics

8/12/2021 6:00:00 AM

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'Highly unlikely' existing vaccines will fail against Omicron: WHO

'Highly unlikely' existing vaccines will fail against Omicron: WHO

8/12/2021 6:15:00 AM

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Bukit Timah Hawker Stall Has $6.50 Truffle-Flavoured Carrot Cake

Atas neighbourhood, atas chai tow kway.

Waiting for truffle bak chor mee

8/12/2021 6:18:00 AM

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Jetstar Asia gets approval to operate VTL flights from Bangkok and Phnom Penh into Singapore

Jetstar Asia gets approval to operate VTL flights from Bangkok and Phnom Penh into Singapore

8/12/2021 5:45:00 AM

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Finnish PM caught clubbing after Covid-19 exposure

Finnish PM caught clubbing after Covid-19 exposure

8/12/2021 6:08:00 AM

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On the web and on the streets, Covid protests get nasty

In Germany, the incoming government's recent call for compulsory vaccinations has fired up another wave of rage.

8/12/2021 6:00:00 AM

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Walker red card hurts us for last 16, says City's Guardiola

Walker red card hurts us for last 16, says City's Guardiola

8/12/2021 6:08:00 AM

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Skills for the future mapped out in inaugural report by SkillsFuture Singapore

Skills for the future mapped out in inaugural report by SkillsFuture Singapore

8/12/2021 6:08:00 AM

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Hillhouse, others set to invest US$630 million in China's Giant Biogene -sources

Hillhouse, others set to invest US$630 million in China's Giant Biogene -sources

8/12/2021 6:08:00 AM

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There are 15 bars from Asia in the World's 50 Best Bars list

Singapore bars were well-represented on the list! 🇸🇬

8/12/2021 5:44:00 AM

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Omicron variant 'almost certainly' not more severe than Delta: Fauci

Omicron variant 'almost certainly' not more severe than Delta: Fauci

so omicron is to take the heat off delta?

8/12/2021 5:45:00 AM

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Hyundai to invest US$530 million to launch six EVs in India by 2028

Hyundai to invest US$530 million to launch six EVs in India by 2028

8/12/2021 5:39:00 AM

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Ancient Peruvian mummy goes on show at Lima museum

Ancient Peruvian mummy goes on show at Lima museum

8/12/2021 5:46:00 AM

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Starc strike delivers another Harmison moment in Ashes opener

Starc strike delivers another Harmison moment in Ashes opener

8/12/2021 5:53:00 AM

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Morning Digest, Dec 8 - The Independent Singapore News

Here are our top 5 stories while you were asleep...

8/12/2021 4:36:00 AM

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Australia joins US diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics - The Independent International

Australia joins US diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics - The Independent International

8/12/2021 4:55:00 AM

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Is time running out on Najib? Verdict to be announced after court throws out bid to introduce new evidence - The Independent Singapore News

“We can cancel the RM2 million bail and issue a warrant of arrest for Najib’s non-attendance. You yourself (bailor) do not know why Najib is not here. You are just guessing. This is not a coffee shop, this is the court of law, do not just play guessing....

8/12/2021 5:03:00 AM

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Binance's acquisition comes as it struggles with regulatory hurdles in Singapore.

8/12/2021 5:16:00 AM

Australia: Shares rise as Omicron fears ease, commodity stocks rally

8/12/2021 5:20:00 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks slightly up at the open

8/12/2021 5:20:00 AM

China's HNA transfers airline management to Fangda Group

China's HNA transfers airline management to Fangda Group

8/12/2021 5:11:00 AM

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China Evergrande shares hold steady after it misses debt deadline

China Evergrande shares hold steady after it misses debt deadline

8/12/2021 5:11:00 AM

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Oil edge lower as investors try to assess Omicron's full impact

Oil edge lower as investors try to assess Omicron's full impact

8/12/2021 5:11:00 AM

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Medicago's plant-based vaccine trial shows 75.3% efficacy against Delta variant

The vaccine's overall efficacy rate against all variants of the coronavirus was 71%, except Omicron, which was not in circulation when the study was underway.

8/12/2021 5:00:00 AM

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South Korea's new COVID-19 cases top 7,000 for first time

South Korea's new COVID-19 cases top 7,000 for first time

Only 10% have received a third, or booster, shot The government will accelerate the program Cutting booster shot interval again as infections rise

8/12/2021 5:04:00 AM

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Weibo shares slip 6per cent below issue price in Hong Kong trading debut

Weibo shares slip 6per cent below issue price in Hong Kong trading debut

8/12/2021 5:04:00 AM

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BOJ has no need to modify ultra-easy policy, says deputy gov Amamiya

BOJ has no need to modify ultra-easy policy, says deputy gov Amamiya

8/12/2021 5:04:00 AM

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15-year-old girl found after going missing on Nov 29: Police

15-year-old girl found after going missing on Nov 29: Police

Really took december holidays to a whole new level
Funny

8/12/2021 4:56:00 AM

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Meta offers deferral program for employees unready to return to office

Meta offers deferral program for employees unready to return to office

8/12/2021 4:56:00 AM

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Cheugy, omicron and Billie Eilish among 2021's most mispronounced words

Do you know how to pronounce Dalgona and dogecoin?

8/12/2021 4:56:00 AM

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University of Hong Kong researchers develop COVID killing steel

The metal was developed to combat virus transmission via surface touching in public areas.

8/12/2021 4:30:00 AM

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Singapore stocks fall at Wednesday's open; STI down 0.1%

8/12/2021 4:26:00 AM

Malaysia: Shares open flat on Wednesday

8/12/2021 4:31:00 AM

Gold inches higher as US Treasury yields ease

8/12/2021 4:35:00 AM

S Korea 'webtoon' firms leverage low-cost stories with potential huge upside

S Korea 'webtoon' firms leverage low-cost stories with potential huge upside

8/12/2021 4:33:00 AM

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Aussie buoyant, dollar listless as Omicron optimism lifts risk assets

Aussie buoyant, dollar listless as Omicron optimism lifts risk assets

8/12/2021 4:33:00 AM

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US Commerce chief: Funding for semiconductor production could slip to 2022

US Commerce chief: Funding for semiconductor production could slip to 2022

8/12/2021 4:33:00 AM

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170 hospital staff went to a Christmas party. Then 68 tested positive for COVID-19

Hospital staff in Spain attended a Christmas dinner in a restaurant last weekend. Since then, 68 staff have tested positive for COVID-19.

8/12/2021 4:00:00 AM

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Desmond Tan, 35, Finally Marries Girlfriend Of 12 Years In “Fairytale Castle Wedding” In France

Surprise!

8/12/2021 4:03:00 AM

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Director Wong Jing Reveals Andy Lau Hasn’t Eaten Rice In 10 Years, Says That Kind Of Life Is “Not For Humans”

He's right about that.

Tried as a UK student for 16months, found I had more energy when I ate rice with my first Chinatown visit.

8/12/2021 4:03:00 AM

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Desmond Tan Proposed To His Wife 5 Years Ago And Says They Would Have Gotten Married Earlier If Not For The Pandemic

Desmond Tan Proposed To His Wife 5 Years Ago And Says They Would Have Gotten Married Earlier If Not For The Pandemic

8/12/2021 4:03:00 AM

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Trading in shares of Chinese developer Kaisa suspended -HKEX

Trading in shares of Chinese developer Kaisa suspended -HKEX

8/12/2021 4:07:00 AM

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Up to 1 million COVID-19 vaccines wasted in Nigeria last month

Up to 1 million COVID-19 vaccines wasted in Nigeria last month

8/12/2021 4:13:00 AM

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Sembcorp Marine appoints Yap Chee Keong as independent director, deputy chairman

8/12/2021 3:17:00 AM

Tokyo: Stocks open higher on Wednesday, extending US rallies

8/12/2021 3:33:00 AM

Stocks to watch: Yangzijiang, CICT, OUE Lippo Healthcare, First Reit, Zheneng Jinjiang

8/12/2021 3:47:00 AM

Japan downgrades Q3 GDP on deeper hit to consumer spending

Japan downgrades Q3 GDP on deeper hit to consumer spending

8/12/2021 3:37:00 AM

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Britain considers ministerial boycott of 2022 Beijing Olympics - The Telegraph

Britain considers ministerial boycott of 2022 Beijing Olympics - The Telegraph

Gunboat diplomacy again?

8/12/2021 3:44:00 AM

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England three wickets down as top order crumbles

England three wickets down as top order crumbles

8/12/2021 3:51:00 AM

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UAE to shift to Saturday-Sunday weekend in line with global markets

From 1 January, work on Friday would end at 12 noon in the UAE, before Muslim prayers.

8/12/2021 3:30:00 AM

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Britain to phase out 2G and 3G mobile networks by 2033

Britain to phase out 2G and 3G mobile networks by 2033

8/12/2021 3:23:00 AM

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Game Of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage leads new remake of French classic in Cyrano

Game Of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage leads new remake of French classic in Cyrano

8/12/2021 3:30:00 AM

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Australia joins diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

Australia joins diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

We know Australia is US's lap dog.

8/12/2021 3:30:00 AM

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Column: US dignitaries shun Olympics. What about sponsors?

COMMENT: 'The people in charge (at the International Olympic Committee) now care only about the Benjamins, or in this case, the Renmibi.'

8/12/2021 2:26:00 AM

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Scientists find ‘stealth’ version of Omicron that may be harder to track

The stealth variant lacks a particular genetic change that allows lab-based PCR tests to be used as a rough and ready means of flagging up probable cases.

8/12/2021 2:53:00 AM

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Amazon cloud outage hits major websites, streaming apps

Do You Want To Make 3d Animated Logo Intro Video of your brand logo? More Info/Order Here: Business Logo Animation Youtube Intro 3d logo intro

8/12/2021 2:20:00 AM

No reason to expect existing vaccines will fail against Omicron: WHO

8/12/2021 2:31:00 AM

Peter Dinklage leads new remake of French classic in 'Cyrano'

Peter Dinklage leads new remake of French classic in 'Cyrano'

8/12/2021 2:19:00 AM

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Apple's iPhone 13 production fell 20per cent in Sept-Oct - Nikkei

Apple's iPhone 13 production fell 20per cent in Sept-Oct - Nikkei

But, but its stock price just hit ATH.

8/12/2021 2:27:00 AM

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Australian government officials will not attend Beijing Olympics, PM says

Australian government officials will not attend Beijing Olympics, PM says

would be more effective if they dont send their athletes as well... 😜
Biden : 'Come here boy, come here *woof woof* Good boy Scumo, Good boy'

8/12/2021 2:27:00 AM

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Bolsonaro dismisses COVID-19 vaccination requirement for entry into Brazil

Bolsonaro dismisses COVID-19 vaccination requirement for entry into Brazil

8/12/2021 12:30:00 AM

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Australia won't send officials to Beijing Sydney Morning Herald

Australia won't send officials to Beijing Sydney Morning Herald

UyghurGenocide BoycottBeijingOlympics BoycottBeijing2022
The world please stand against the dictatorship!

8/12/2021 12:30:00 AM

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Serie A strugglers Udinese sack coach Gotti

Serie A strugglers Udinese sack coach Gotti

8/12/2021 12:37:00 AM

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