Sunday July 31 2016
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Singapore 33°C/26 °C
ST Index 2,868.690 -49.930

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Each stop on the proposed Singapore-KL high-speed rail offers something distinctive to travellers searching for a thrill or a mouth-watering local delicacy.

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The embattled Malaysian sovereign wealth fund is at the centre of a financial scandal said to involve billions of dollars. Follow the twists and turns in the 1MDB saga.
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Tensions have been rising over competing claims in the South China Sea. What is the dispute about and what is at stake for the region? Get the latest news and analysis here.
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