Singapore Dec CPI rises for first time in 2 years, outlook tepid – TODAYonline


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Singapore Dec CPI rises for first time in 2 years, outlook tepid
TODAYonline
SINGAPORE — Singapore’s annual headline consumer price index in December rose for the first time in more than two years, but weak consumption and a subdued labour market suggest that inflation will remain modest for some time. The all-items …
Singapore headline CPI sees off deflationary trend for first time in 2 yearsYahoo Finance
Hong Kong Inflation Steady For Second MonthRTT News

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Indonesia President asks for immediate permits revocation for companies involved in forest fires – The Online Citizen


The Online Citizen
Indonesia President asks for immediate permits revocation for companies involved in forest fires
The Online Citizen
Jakarta – Today (23 Jan) President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) asked permits of companies involved in forest fire to be revoked immediately. “There should be no compromise with regard to forest fires,” the President said. Antara News reported Mr Jokowi said

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DCA to lead response team handling matters regarding Flight MH370, Liow says – Malay Mail Online


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DCA to lead response team handling matters regarding Flight MH370, Liow says
Malay Mail Online
Zhi Guanglu, Director of China’s Maritime Search and Rescue Centre, Malaysian Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai (centre) and Australian Federal Infrastructure and Transport Minister Darren Chester (right), stand next to the vessel Fugro
‘Can’t let this go’: MH370 families plead for search to continue at Australia meetHindustan Times

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May to defend free trade and Iran deal in talks with Trump – Channel NewsAsia


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May to defend free trade and Iran deal in talks with Trump
Channel NewsAsia
British Prime Minister Theresa May will stress the value of free trade and her support for the Iran nuclear deal when she meets U.S. President Donald Trump later this week, her spokeswoman said on Monday. Posted 23 Jan 2017 20:20; Updated 23 Jan 2017 …
The Daily 202: The liberal tea party movement has begun. What will become of it?Washington Post
Trump properties face global terror risk with presidencyCNBC
Marco Rubio Will Support Tillerson for Secretary of StateNew York Times
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Donald Trump to sign orders to renegotiate NAFTA, pull out of TPP – The Straits Times


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Donald Trump to sign orders to renegotiate NAFTA, pull out of TPP
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US President Donald Trump could sign an executive order as early as Monday (Jan 23) intended to renegotiate the free trade agreement between the United States, Canada and Mexico. PHOTO: EPA. Published. 1 hour ago. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp …
These states would get hurt most in a Trump trade warCNBC
Trump Set to Withdraw US from 12-Nation Pacific Rim Trade DealVoice of America
Should Canada scrap NAFTA and seek a new deal with Trump?The Globe and Mail
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Women lead unprecedented worldwide mass protests against Trump – Channel NewsAsia


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Women lead unprecedented worldwide mass protests against Trump
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Hundreds of thousands of women filled the streets of major American cities to lead an unprecedented wave of international protests against President Donald Trump, mocking and denouncing the new U.S. leader the day after his inauguration. Posted 21 Jan …
Anti-Trump protesters will face up to 10 years in prisonDaily Mail
The world reacts as Donald Trump takes powerCNN
Trump’s inaugural speech: Is it morning or mourning in America?Business Standard
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At Least 39 People Killed After Train Derails In Southeast India – NPR


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At Least 39 People Killed After Train Derails In Southeast India
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A passenger train leapt the tracks overnight in southeast India, killing at least 39 people and injuring more than 60. The derailment, which occurred near Kuneru station in the state of Andhra Pradesh, is the latest in a string of deadly wrecks to rack
Stringent action against guilty in Hirakhand Express mishap: Suresh PrabhuEconomic Times
36 killed in southeast India as train derailsAnadolu Agency
Hirakhand Express horror: PM Modi offers condolences, says saddened by tragedyYahoo India News
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Powerful quake strikes off Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert wound back – Channel NewsAsia


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Powerful quake strikes off Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert wound back
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A 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea (PNG) on Sunday, but there were no reports of casualties or damage after a potential tsunami did not occur. Posted 22 Jan 2017 13:00; Updated 22 Jan 2017 17:20. An 8.0 magnitude earthquake …
Powerful Quake Hits Off Papua New GuineaYahoo News
7.9 earthquake shakes Papua New Guinea, no major damageThe Indian Express
Papua New Guinea earthquake: Magnitude-7.9 tremor strikes off Bougainville, tsunami ‘possible’ABC Online
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madurai matters…A tussle between judges and jallikattu supporters on who cares more for bulls – The Hindu


Hindustan Times
madurai matters…A tussle between judges and jallikattu supporters on who cares more for bulls
The Hindu
MADURAI: “Can the entertainment of a gathering be a justification for inflicting pain upon bulls is a question to be posed to the consciousness (sic) of society,” Justice R. Banumathi (now a Supreme Court judge) said while banning jallikattu for the
30 people supporting bull-wrestling festival investigated for illegal assemblyTODAYonline
Police investigating public assembly without permit at Sembawang ParkChannel NewsAsia
Opinion I Horse Racing is More Against Animal Rights Than JallikattuNews18
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Families of MH370 victims to lobby Malaysian minister in Australia – Channel NewsAsia


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Families of MH370 victims to lobby Malaysian minister in Australia
Channel NewsAsia
Relatives of victims onboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 said on Sunday they plan to deliver personal letters to Malaysian Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai while he visits Australia, urging him to resume the search for the missing jet
MH370 families plead for search to continue at Australia meetThe Straits Times
Families lobby Malaysian minister to resume search for MH370Yahoo News
Where Is Flight MH370? Families Of Victims Appeal Authorities To Reconsider Search SuspensionInternational Business Times
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Singapore 'ready' to sign free trade deal with Britain post-Brexit – International Business Times UK


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Singapore ‘ready’ to sign free trade deal with Britain post-Brexit
International Business Times UK
Premier Lee Hsien Loong says the island nation would remain one of London’s largest trading partners in Asia. Gaurav Sharma. By Gaurav Sharma. January 20, 2017 13:18 GMT. Lee Hsien Loong Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says the island …
S’pore will have done well if it grows 2-3% a year over next decade: PM LeeTHE BUSINESS TIMES
ASEAN’s a ‘raft’ amid uncertainty: Singapore PMTTG Asia
MSCI rebrands South East Asia Index offerings with “ASEAN” designationETF Strategy

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Four dead, 20 hurt as car rams Melbourne shoppers – AsiaOne


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Four dead, 20 hurt as car rams Melbourne shoppers
AsiaOne
Melbourne – A car ploughed into pedestrians on a popular shopping strip in the heart of Australia’s second-largest city on Friday, killing four people including a young child and injuring dozens more. Police said they were not considering the incident
Three pedestrians killed by car in MelbourneNEWS.com.au
Driver Rams Crowd At A Melbourne Mall, Killing At Least 4 PeopleNPR
LIVEBLOGLast Updated 9.25pm AESTMelbourne CBD: pedestrians hurt, shots fired in car crashThe Australian
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'The work begins!' – Trump to be sworn in as US president – Channel NewsAsia


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‘The work begins!’ – Trump to be sworn in as US president
Channel NewsAsia
Donald Trump began the ceremonial events leading up to his swearing-in later on Friday as the 45th president of the United States, when he will take power over a divided country after a bitter campaign and set the country on a new, uncertain path at
Donald Trump inauguration: Anti-Trump activists try to block accessThe Straits Times
President Obama and Trump travel to the InaugurationDaily Mail
The Daily 202: On inauguration day, Donald Trump wants to be a president in the mold of Andrew JacksonWashington Post
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Desperate search for trapped Iran firefighters – News24


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Desperate search for trapped Iran firefighters
News24
Iranian firefighters work at the scene of the collapsed 17-storey Plasco building after being engulfed by a fire, in central Tehran, Iran. (AP). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures Send us your pictures · Send us your stories. What To Read Next.
Tehran Building Collapse: Investigators Must Consider Explosives, Says Architects & Engineers for 9/11 TruthYahoo News
Iran says 25 missing in addition to 20 firemen killed in building collapseTODAYonline
Hopes fading for trapped Iran firefightersThe Times of Israel
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Obama departs Oval Office after leaving note for Trump – Daily Mail


Daily Mail
Obama departs Oval Office after leaving note for Trump
Daily Mail
President Barack Obama gave a final wave to the nation as he gestured to the reporters who covered his historic presidency as he walked out of the Oval Office to greet successor. Obama walked outside the Oval Office he occupied for eight years, just
Barack Obama leaves Oval Office for last timeChannel NewsAsia
Today belongs to Trump, but Obama’s vision will win in the endVox
Donald Trump inauguration: President enters the White House facing myriad crisesFirstpost
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Italy avalanche: Three bodies found, many feared dead at hotel – Irish Times


Irish Times
Italy avalanche: Three bodies found, many feared dead at hotel
Irish Times
A huge avalanche has engulfed a luxury mountain hotel in central Italy after a series of strong earthquakes rocked the area, burying up to 30 people under tonnes of snow and debris, officials say. Italian media said three bodies had been retrieved from
Earthquake in Italy triggers avalanche, buries hotelYahoo News
Avalanche destroys Italian hotel, up to 30 feared dead under snowTODAYonline
Italy avalanche sees many dead at Abruzzo ski resort hotelDaily Mail
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'Search for MH370 will continue if new evidence found' – Astro Awani


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‘Search for MH370 will continue if new evidence found’
Astro Awani
He said his government was very concerned over the incident and always had an open mind on the matter. -Filepix. KANGAR: The Australian Goverment is willing to continue the search for the vanished Malaysia Airlines MH370 if new evidence is found, says …
Malaysia Airlines faux pas in FB post angers MH370 kinFree Malaysia Today

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