Monday November 30 2015
3 HR PSI 44
Singapore 33°C/25 °C
ST Index 2,859.120 -25.570


ANKARA (Reuters) - The body of the pilot killed when Turkey shot down a Russian jet last week was taken to Turkey late on Saturday (Nov 28) to be handed over to Russia on Moscow's request, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Sunday (Nov 29).

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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.