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March 29, 2015 2:23 AMMore than 100 people had an opportunity to learn the finer points of capturing pictures during the OCBC Cycle-Canon Sports Photography seminar yesterday....
From: Straits Times | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:00 AMJERUSALEM - A Jerusalem court yesterday found former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert guilty of corruption over allegations that he received envelopes of cash from a US businessman, domestic media reported....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:00 AMATHENS - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, facing euro-area demands for a credible economic plan, is fending off allies at home who are spoiling for a fight....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:00 AMABUJA - Results from Nigeria's election, potentially the closest since the end of military rule in 1999, were due to start trickling in, as the United States and Britain noted "disturbing indications" of political interference in...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 1:58 AMYuan falls to No. 7 payment currency SHANGHAI - China's yuan has dropped to seventh place among the world's payment currencies, global transactions group Swift said....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 1:59 AMAUCKLAND - As Tropical Cyclone Pam ripped through the South Pacific earlier this month, Mr Ioane Teitiota was 4,000km away in New Zealand checking Facebook for updates from relatives back in Kiribati, a string of coral atolls halfway...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 1:58 AMAUSTRALIA will consider a drastic overhaul of its tax system, including lowering company and personal income tax rates to boost foreign investment and workforce participation....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:01 AMLONDON - Staff at Queen Elizabeth's Windsor Castle are threatening to take industrial action over pay....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:00 AMBERLIN - The co-pilot believed to have deliberately crashed a Germanwings plane in the French Alps was treated for suicidal tendencies "several years ago", before he received his pilot's licence....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:00 AMAMSTERDAM - Dutch prosecutors said they are looking for witnesses in eastern Ukraine who may have seen a Russian-made BUK rocket being fired at Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, although they added that they have not yet concluded...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 1:59 AM2nd scare for Turkish Airlines ISTANBUL - A Turkish Airlines flight carrying more than 250 people en route to Brazil was forced to change course and land in Casablanca yesterday after there was a bomb threat, the airline's second...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:00 AMNEW YORK - GNC, America's largest speciality retailer of dietary supplements, has agreed to institute new testing procedures that far exceed quality controls mandated under federal law....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 1:59 AMSOME of the changes canvassed by the tax "discussion paper" released yesterday by Canberra:...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 1:57 AMFRENCH voters have handed President Francois Hollande a stinging defeat in local elections, giving two-thirds of departmental councils to supporters of his predecessor and rival, the conservative Nicolas Sarkozy....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 1:59 AMWHEN Benjamin Xu, a German national of Macedonian and Chinese descent, arrived in Istanbul two years ago, he had no problem hooking up with the handlers from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) managing his transfer to neighbouring...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:00 AMLAUSANNE (Switzerland) - The foreign ministers of Iran and six world powers met yesterday in a final push for a preliminary nuclear accord before their self-imposed deadline today....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 1:58 AMDHAKA - Another blogger was hacked to death in the capital of Bangladesh yesterday, in the latest brutal attack targeting the country's independent writers, said officials....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 1:57 AMYOUNG talent will no longer be under pressure to specialise in a particular sport at primary school level....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:04 AMTHE directors of a company that supposedly managed pop singer Ho Yeow Sun did not actually have control nor the power to make decisions about the budget for her US album....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:08 AMA FORMER business director of a Singapore Technologies Engineering subsidiary yesterday had his jail term for corruption increased from eight weeks to 12....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:05 AMTHE Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) will now be able to deploy a more advanced Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) for reconnaissance and to gather intelligence....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:05 AMTHERAPISTS are finding it difficult to ease their patients back into normal life....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:05 AMMORE THAN 50 construction companies have applied for funding to invest in quieter equipment....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:06 AMIT WAS an idea that won funding at a global social entrepreneurship competition, and was featured in the print and TV media....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:06 AMCONSIDER it a case of the deaf leading the "deaf" to "hear" with their other senses. A social enterprise has roped in deaf dragon boat trainers to conduct team-building activities. The trainers teach hearing participants sign language...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:03 AMTHE National University of Singapore (NUS) has appointed three new members to its board of trustees....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:04 AMA DEPARTMENT store operations executive who molested a woman three times on three separate occasions on the same bus service was jailed for three weeks yesterday....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:08 AMTHE Casino Regulatory Authority (CRA) will get a new chairman from Thursday, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) announced yesterday....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:07 AMThey are in the business of supplying energy to homes and businesses across the island but employees of Singapore Power (SP) gave an electrifying performance of a different kind yesterday....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:05 AMA TEENAGER who is in police custody for posting a video online that insulted Christianity and attacked Mr Lee Kuan Yew has been declared by his mother to be beyond her control....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:10 AMCOME rain or shine, Singapore's roads will serve an extra purpose in the year 2065 by absorbing rainwater to prevent floods or by generating solar power for the nation....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:09 AMTHE blogger who exposed a Singtel smear campaign is being taken to court over a Facebook row....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:08 AMNehwal 1st Indian shuttler at No. 1...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:04 AMDESPITE the Singapore Under-22 football team needing goals when they face Mongolia tonight in their final Group J match in the 2016 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-23 Championship qualifiers, striker Irfan Fandi will again...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:04 AMSYDNEY - Amid all the blazing hitting witnessed at the 2015 World Cup, the value of one of cricket's enduring constants was proved again - nothing slows a run rate quite like taking wickets....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:04 AMWHILE regional rivals Thailand took on World Cup finalists Cameroon yesterday and Malaysia pit their wits against Asian Cup finalists Oman last Thursday, Singapore instead are taking on Guam at Jalan Besar Stadium tonight....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:05 AMTBILISI (Georgia) - Germany coach Joachim Loew promised that the football World Cup winners will be at their best when they take on Euro 2016 qualifying rivals Poland, Scotland and Ireland later this year after their current period...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:07 AMLISBON - As World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo produced an unusually quiet performance, defenders scored the goals that lifted Portugal to the top of Group I with a 2-1 win over Serbia on Sunday....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:05 AMNot just about the car for Vettel
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:08 AMAMSTERDAM - European champions Spain travel to face the Netherlands in a friendly today with the pain from their 1-5 thrashing at the hands of the Dutch at last year's World Cup still fresh in the memory....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:09 AMSEPANG - It is smaller than most HDB kitchens, but who would think that the data gathered from the Shell Trackside Laboratory could end up being used to run some of the most powerful cars on earth?...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:09 AMIT APPEARS that the searing heat at the Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix has caused a meltdown of sorts in the Mercedes garage....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:04 AMTHERE is no doubt that Singaporean footballer Safuwan Baharudin has demonstrated his quality after over 400 minutes in five starts for Melbourne City in the Australian A-League and scoring twice. But his best position on the pitch...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:08 AMFLETCHER GIVES BOOT TO 46-YEAR-OLD MARK...
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:03 AMLONDON - Dunga believes Brazil's renaissance under his leadership has been sparked by the footballers' burning desire to make amends for their country's World Cup humiliation....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:05 AMLONDON - It is with an air of caution that Wayne Rooney says there is an excitement back about England....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:08 AMDUBAI - Standard Chartered Bank remains committed to Islamic banking and expects growth in its core markets, a spokesman for the lender said on Sunday, after the head of its Islamic arm departed....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:07 AMAS SINGAPORE and Canada mark 50 years of diplomatic relations, the Bank of Montreal (BMO) expects closer links between Asia's wealthy investors and Canada's established private banking sector....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:08 AMHEALTHCARE company Abbott has opened a plant here that will devise and test new nutrition products - its first such facility in Asia....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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March 31, 2015 2:04 AMSTRONG vehicle sales in Singapore and Taiwan failed to stem a 52 per cent drop in net profit to HK$988.2 million (S$175 million) at Tan Chong International....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 30, 2015
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