Police cordon off area as concrete sunshade almost comes crashing down in Tampines – AsiaOne


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Police cordon off area as concrete sunshade almost comes crashing down in Tampines
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SINGAPORE – Onlookers stared as a piece of the building at Block 201E Tampines Street 21 looked like it was about to come crashing down today (Sept 25). The concrete sunshade on the top floor of the four-storey block had given way and was thankfully …

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Drugs, cash seized after CNB raid in Geylang – Channel NewsAsia


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Drugs, cash seized after CNB raid in Geylang
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SINGAPORE: A raid by the Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) resulted in officers seizing more than S$218,000 worth of drugs and about S$20,000 in cash on Friday (Sep 23). The raid was part of an operation in Geylang, where officers initially conducted …
More than $218000 worth of drugs seized in Geylang raidThe Straits Times
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Ferrari owners pay tribute to Singapore Paralympians' courage and commitment – The Straits Times


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Ferrari owners pay tribute to Singapore Paralympians’ courage and commitment
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SINGAPORE – The 11 gleaming Ferraris that ferried Singapore’s Paralympians during their celebratory parade on Saturday (Sept 24) could not be missed – their exteriors were sleek and glossy, and the sound of their revved-up engines reverberated …

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Re-elected head of Britain's Labour Party, Corbyn calls for unity – TODAYonline


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Re-elected head of Britain’s Labour Party, Corbyn calls for unity
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The leader of Britain’s opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, speaks after the announcement of his victory in the party’s leadership election, in Liverpool. Photo: Reuters. mail · print. View all 0 comments …
Labour leadership results: Jeremy Corbyn wins 61.8pc of vote as sacked Hilary Benn says ‘time for unity’Telegraph.co.uk
Jeremy Corbyn Re-Elected: Hard-Left Kills Off the Labour PartyDaily Beast
Jewish peer Lord Mitchell set to quit Labour Party in protest over Jeremy Corbyn’s re-election as leaderThe Independent
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New mobile app to serve as 'eyes and ears' during emergencies – TODAYonline


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New mobile app to serve as ‘eyes and ears’ during emergencies
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The Sg Secure app seen at the official launch of SG Secure, at SUTD on Sept 24. Photo: Jason Quah/TODAY. mail · print. View all 0 comments. Share. By. Kelly Ng. -. kellyng@mediacorp.com.sg -. Published: 12:00 PM, September 24, 2016. Updated: 1:49 PM …

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Snapchat Releases First Hardware Product, Spectacles – Wall Street Journal


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Snapchat Releases First Hardware Product, Spectacles
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IN AN UNMARKED BUILDING on a quiet side street just off the beach in Venice, California, 26-year-old Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel stands in a small conference room. He’s draped a towel over a mysterious object sitting on a table. He is eager to the point
Snapchat Unveils Smart Sunglasses, Rebrands as Snap Inc.Billboard
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Egypt migrant shipwreck death toll tops 100 – Channel NewsAsia


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Egypt migrant shipwreck death toll tops 100
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The death toll from a migrant boat disaster off Egypt’s coast climbed above 100 on Friday as rescuers recovered more bodies from the Mediterranean. Posted 23 Sep 2016 21:02; Updated 23 Sep 2016 21:10. A rescue worker is seen next to the body of a …
148 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off EgyptUSA TODAY
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Egypt migrant boat sinking: Death toll rises to 108BBC News
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Lost tot survives 3 days in Siberian forest filled with bears and wolves – Fox News


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Lost tot survives 3 days in Siberian forest filled with bears and wolves
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A 3-year-old boy who was chasing a puppy and wandered away from his home in remote Siberia has been found after surviving for three days in woodland inhabited by bears and wolves. Tserin Dopchut vanished Sunday with only a small bar of chocolate in …
Boy, 3, survives alone for 72 hours in Siberian wildernesswtkr.com
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Charlotte police shooting: Protests mostly peaceful – CNN


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Charlotte police shooting: Protests mostly peaceful
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Charlotte, North Carolina (CNN) [Breaking news update, published at 11:40 a.m. ET]. Charlotte-Mecklenberg police Chief Kerr Putney said he favors releasing the police videos surrounding Tuesday’s shooting of Keith Lamont Scott, but only when enough …
The Latest: Mayor: ‘Question is on timing’ of video releaseDaily Mail
Charlotte protests continue as family views video of shootingChannel NewsAsia
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De Lima 'not safe' after calling out Duterte on Philippines drug war – International Business Times UK


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De Lima ‘not safe’ after calling out Duterte on Philippines drug war
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‘What does it profit a man to gain the whole world, and yet lose his soul? I choose to keep my soul,’ says Leila de Lima. Romil Patel. By Romil Patel. September 23, 2016 15:50 BST. Updated 56 min ago. Phillipines senator Leila de Lima Filipino Senator
Philippines seeks Duterte visits to Japan, China next monthChannel NewsAsia
Criticized Abroad, Philippines’ Leader Remains Hugely Popular In Home CityNPR
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Yahoo pressed to explain huge 'state sponsored' hack – Channel NewsAsia


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Yahoo pressed to explain huge ‘state sponsored’ hack
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Yahoo faced pressure Friday to explain how it sustained a massive cyber-attack – one of the biggest ever, and allegedly state-sponsored – allowing hackers to steal data from half a billion users two years ago. Posted 23 Sep 2016 19:23; Updated 23 Sep
Yahoo tipped off on massive hack by report of data dump on black marketThe Straits Times
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Pinnacle@Duxton flat goes for $1.12 million – The Straits Times


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Pinnacle@Duxton flat goes for $1.12 million
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A unit at the Pinnacle@Duxton was sold earlier in September for $1.12 million. PHOTO: ST FILE. Published. 29 min ago. More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin Google+ Reddit Print Purchase Article. Permalink: http://str.sg/4Gja. Copy. Yeo Sam Jo.
5-room Pinnacle @ Duxton flat sold for record-breaking $1.12 millionAsiaOne

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Venezuela opposition fumes as door slams on 2016 Maduro vote – Channel NewsAsia


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Venezuela opposition fumes as door slams on 2016 Maduro vote
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Foes of President Nicolas Maduro vowed to protest and accused Venezuela’s election authority on Thursday of ignoring popular will by quashing their push for a referendum this year on recalling the unpopular socialist leader. Posted 22 Sep 2016 22:10.
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Charlotte under emergency after violence flares anew – Channel NewsAsia


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Charlotte under emergency after violence flares anew
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Mayor Jennifer Roberts said a curfew was under consideration after the state’s governor activated the National Guard and state police to help keep the peace in the restive southern city. Posted 22 Sep 2016 22:46. Police officers engage with
State of emergency declared in Charlotte city after second night of unrestThe Straits Times
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Oxford ranked world's top university, just as Brexit looms – Channel NewsAsia


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Oxford ranked world’s top university, just as Brexit looms
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The University of Oxford, the oldest university in the English-speaking world and feeder for the British elite, has topped a global education ranking for the first time, but its vice-chancellor warned that Brexit could damage its long-term prospects
US no longer home to world’s top university-check out the UK insteadAsiaOne
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10 most popular cities for travelers in 2016 – CNN


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10 most popular cities for travelers in 2016
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(CNN) Bangkok’s back! The Thai capital has bounced to the top of an annual list of the world’s most popular travel destinations after spending several years in the wilderness (of second place). It’s return to the throne came at a cost to London which
Bangkok edges out London as world’s top travel destination: ReportChannel NewsAsia
Over 12 million people expected to visit Singapore in 2016: MastercardAsiaOne
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Climate deal comes one step closer to effect at United Nations – Channel NewsAsia


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Climate deal comes one step closer to effect at United Nations
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An agreement to fight global warming came one step closer to taking effect on Wednesday when dozens of countries deposited their ratification of the deal at the United Nations, taking the total to 60, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said. Posted 21
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Ten Hollywood couples with more staying power than Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie – BBC News


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Ten Hollywood couples with more staying power than Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
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After 12 years together, six children and two years of marriage, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were meant to be one of Hollywood’s most solid couples. Less than two years ago, indeed, Jolie told the BBC they would “be together till the end of our days
Angelina Jolie goes to war while Brad Pitt fights back for the safety of kidsDaily Mail
The strange national mourning over Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s divorce, explainedVox
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All Prince Edward Island schools evacuated over bomb threat – The Globe and Mail


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All Prince Edward Island schools evacuated over bomb threat
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More than 19,000 students were evacuated from Prince Edward Island schools after a bomb threat, RCMP said. RCMP spokesman Sergeant Kevin Bailey said the threat came via fax Wednesday morning, and that schools were notified within 10 minutes.
Police evacuate all schools in Canadian province, cite potential threatTODAYonline
All schools on Canada’s Prince Edward Island evacuated over ‘potential threat’BT.com
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Gun Is Found After Fatal Police Shooting of Black Man, Charlotte Chief Says – New York Times


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Gun Is Found After Fatal Police Shooting of Black Man, Charlotte Chief Says
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Kerr Putney, the chief of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department in North Carolina, addressing the news media on Wednesday in Charlotte. Credit Logan R. Cyrus for The New York Times. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kerr Putney, the chief of the …
Charlotte police: Warned suspect to drop gun before shooting which triggered riots, hurt 16 officersFox News
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Knife-wielding man shot outside Israeli embassy in Turkey: Officials – The Straits Times


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Knife-wielding man shot outside Israeli embassy in Turkey: Officials
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Forensic investigators examine the area in front of the Israeli embassy in Ankara, Turkey, on Sept 21, 2016. PHOTO: REUTERS. Published. 5 hours ago. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin Google+ Reddit Print. Permalink:.
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