Aung San Suu Kyi's address on Rakhine fails to quell criticism – Channel NewsAsia


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Aung San Suu Kyi’s address on Rakhine fails to quell criticism
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NAY PYI TAW: It took an exodus of hundreds of thousands, more than three weeks of reported violence, and a lot of pressure from the United Nations, fellow Nobel Peace and world leaders for Aung San Suu Kyi to publically address the deadly conflict in …
Suu Kyi bows to military, avoids Rohingya mention in key speechTODAYonline
Myanmar’s Suu Kyi condemns abuses in Rakhine, but rights groups criticalReuters
UK to suspend training of Burmese military over treatment of RohingyaThe Guardian
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Singapore to promote stronger cooperation between ASEAN and China: PM Lee – Channel NewsAsia


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Singapore to promote stronger cooperation between ASEAN and China: PM Lee
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PM Lee Hsien Loong, who is on a 3-day official visit to China, was given an official welcome by his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Tuesday (Sep 19). (Photo: Jason Quah/TODAY). By Jeremy Koh @ …
Singapore to promote stronger Asean-China cooperation: PM Lee Hsien LoongThe Straits Times
Singapore’s Lee looks to patch up China relations on official visitCNN
China, Singapore look to put difficulties behind themReuters
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Property agents using presidential appeal to sell Yishun flats draw flak – TODAYonline


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Property agents using presidential appeal to sell Yishun flats draw flak
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President Halimah Yacob’s flat in Yishun. Other flats going on sale are now beginning to boast about the ‘extremely high security’. Photo: Najeer Yusof. View all 0 comments. mail · Share. By. Cynthia Choo. -. cynthia.choo@mediacorp.com.sg -. Published: …
How much is enough?The News International

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Maria devastates Dominica, heads to Puerto Rico – Aljazeera.com


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Maria devastates Dominica, heads to Puerto Rico
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The Caribbean has been hit by another Category Five hurricane which now has other islands in its sights. 19 Sep 2017 13:05 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. Residents in San Juan, Puerto Rico, prepare for the arrival of Hurricane Maria …
Hurricane Maria: Guadeloupe lashed by rain as curfew imposed on British Virgin IslandsSBS
Caribbean faces fresh devastation as Hurricane Maria hits islandsgulfnews.com

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T-Mobile, Sprint in merger talks: CNBC

REUTERS: U.S. wireless carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp are said to be in active merger talks, CNBC reported on Tuesday, citing sources.

Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp , which owns a majority stake in Sprint, and T-Mobile parent Deutsche Telekom have been in frequent conversations about a …

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New safety measures for football goal posts in schools after boy's death – Channel NewsAsia


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New safety measures for football goal posts in schools after boy’s death
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SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Education (MOE) has banned all schools from using foldable football goal posts, after the death of a 12-year-old boy who was struck on the head by a falling crossbar. Muhammad Hambali Sumathi, a student at Geylang Methodist …
Schools to ban use of foldable goalposts for football games: MOETODAYonline

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US allies fly fighter jets over Korean peninsula in show of force – New York Post


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US allies fly fighter jets over Korean peninsula in show of force
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The United States with its allies Japan and South Korea flew fighter jets and bombers over the Korean peninsula in a show of force against President Kim Jong Un’s regime after it fired an intercontinental ballistic missile over Japan last week, the US
Russia and China Join Forces for Navy Drills Off North Korean CoastNewsweek
SitRep: Trump to UN As White House Beats War Drums; Trump’s Pentagon EducationForeign Policy (blog)

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Hurricane Maria strengthens to category three storm and heads for Caribbean – The Guardian


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Hurricane Maria strengthens to category three storm and heads for Caribbean
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Hurricane Maria is shown in the Atlantic Ocean about 85 miles east of Martinique in this Nasa satellite photo on Sunday. Photograph: Nasa/Reuters. Natural disasters and extreme weather. Hurricane Maria strengthens to category three storm and heads for …
Maria grows to a Cat 3, nears already battered CaribbeanWashington Post
Hurricane Maria Heads Toward Puerto Rico As A Major StormNPR
Hurricane Maria intensifies, now a Category 3 hurricaneChannel NewsAsia
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China ties a priority when Singapore is Asean chair: PM Lee – The Straits Times


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China ties a priority when Singapore is Asean chair: PM Lee
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Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during an interview with Xinhuanet at the Istana on Sept 16, 2017. PHOTO: MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION. Published. 3 hours ago. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin …
One Belt, One Road can bring China closer to global community: PM LeeChannel NewsAsia
Interview: China’s B&R Initiative positive to world — Singaporean PMXinhua
Five things to look out for when Singapore’s leader Lee Hsien Loong visits ChinaSouth China Morning Post

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Bangladesh sets aside rift with Myanmar to ease rice shortage – Channel NewsAsia


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Bangladesh sets aside rift with Myanmar to ease rice shortage
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DHAKA: Bangladesh is to buy rice from Myanmar, putting aside worsening relations over the Rohingya refugee crisis as the government races to overcome a shortage of the country’s staple food. Normally the world’s fourth biggest rice producer, Bangladesh …
Malaysian Isis members planning ‘jihad against Myanmar over Rohingya issue’TODAYonline
The UN says Rohingya Muslims are facing ethnic cleansing in Myanmar. So why is India trying to kick them out too?Los Angeles Times
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Dollar Tree promotes Gary Philbin to CEO

REUTERS: Dollar Tree Inc said on Monday Bob Sasser, the architect of the U.S. discount retailer’s US$9.1 billion acquisition of Family Dollar, will be replaced as chief executive by Gary Philbin, the company’s enterprise president.

Sasser will become the executive chairman of Dollar Tree’s board …

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Lessons from the Presidential Election: A look at 3 key issues – The Straits Times


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Lessons from the Presidential Election: A look at 3 key issues
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Halimah Yacob greets supporters on Nomination Day at PA HQ on Sept 13. 2017 ST PHOTO: JAMIE KOH. Madam Halimah Yacob being given a tour of the Istana on Thursday, the day she was sworn in as President. As Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok …
Silent protest held at Hong Lim Park against reserved presidential electionChannel NewsAsia
Hundreds turn up at Hong Lim Park for silent protest against reserved presidential electionYahoo Singapore News
Singapore Is Not Too Happy With Their Presidency Election And These Protest Photos Prove ItPopspoken (registration)
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Aid group warns of death among Rohingya in Bangladesh – Channel NewsAsia


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Aid group warns of death among Rohingya in Bangladesh
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COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh could die due to a lack of food, shelter and water, given the huge numbers fleeing violence in Myanmar, an aid agency warned on Sunday, as authorities began moving people to camps to …
Three killed in stampede for aid near Rohingya refugee campCNN
Rain and evictions add to Rohingya miseryYahoo Singapore News
Bangladesh acts on Rohingya refugee crisisThe Australian
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Fans, drivers and team officials cheer Singapore Grand Prix renewal – TODAYonline


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Fans, drivers and team officials cheer Singapore Grand Prix renewal
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Lewis Hamilton leaps for joy after he wins the 2017 edition of the Singapore Grand Prix. Photo: AP. View all 0 comments. mail · Share. By. Noah Tan. -. noahtanyw@mediacorp.com.sg -. Published: 11:39 PM, September 17, 2017. SINGAPORE — As the 10th …
Formula One: Hamilton wins wet and wild Singapore Grand Prix, increases championship lead to 28 pointsThe Straits Times
Formula One: Lewis Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix after Vettel crashes outChannel NewsAsia
Lewis Hamilton wins in Singapore after Ferrari crashBBC Sport
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Trump lets loose on 'Rocket Man' Kim, 'Crooked Hillary' – Channel NewsAsia


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Trump lets loose on ‘Rocket Man’ Kim, ‘Crooked Hillary’
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Donald Trump let loose on Twitter Sunday with a shoot-from-the-hip volley of posts referring to North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-Un as “Rocket Man” — and picturing himself taking out Hillary Clinton with a golf ball. US President Donald Trump is spending
Ahead of UN meetings, Trump aides call for more pressure on North KoreaUSA TODAY
Trump takes aim at N Korea’s ‘Rocket Man’ on TwitterAljazeera.com
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David Luiz sees red as Arsenal hold Chelsea in stalemate at Stamford Bridge – The Guardian


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David Luiz sees red as Arsenal hold Chelsea in stalemate at Stamford Bridge
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Chelsea’s David Luiz is sent off by referee Michael Oliver after a foul on Sead Kolasinac. Photograph: Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images. Premier League. David Luiz sees red as Arsenal hold Chelsea in stalemate at Stamford Bridge. Supported by.
Arsenal battle to deserved point at 10-man ChelseaEurosport.com ASIA
Arsenal impress in Chelsea stalemate as Alvaro Morata shows promiseESPN FC (blog)
A good point for Arsenal from a bad game as 10-man Chelsea inexplicably fall flat at Stamford BridgeThe Independent
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