Sunday November 29 2015
3 HR PSI 47
Singapore 32°C/24 °C
ST Index 2,859.120 -25.570


MOSCOW (AFP) – Moscow on Saturday slapped economic sanctions on Turkey in the latest tit-for-tat move over the downing of a Russian warplane, as Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he was “saddened” by the jet incident.

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How has Singapore changed over the years? Every Thursday in 2015, The Straits Times will feature old and new images of a place in Singapore.

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Black Friday shopping started early for some shoppers in the United States who braved long queues and cold weather to be the first in line. It falls on  Nov 27, the day after Thanksgiving, and is commonly regarded as the beginning of the Christmas season.