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5:20 PM

Survey on Singapore's history sheds light on which events citizens remember most

IN 1965, Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew broke down and cried on television when he spoke of how Singapore would be separated from Malaysia.
7:19 PM

AirAsia flight QZ8501: Indonesia struggles to retrieve plane fuselage

JAKARTA (AFP) - Indonesian salvage teams failed again Sunday to retrieve the fuselage of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 from the seabed after a sling snapped during a sudden change in the weather, officials said.
7:43 PM

Fire breaks out at Broadway Hotel along Serangoon Road, 2 sent to hospital

SINGAPORE - A fire broke out in the kitchen of Delhi Restaurant at the seven-storey Broadway Hotel along Serangoon Road on Sunday.
10:59 PM

Tennis: Murray and Halep battle to reach Open quarters

MELBOURNE (AFP) - Three-time runner-up Andy Murray rode his luck to fight back and win a titanic four-setter over Grigor Dimitrov and reach the quarter-finals at the Australian Open on Sunday.
7:33 PM

Young girl believed to have stolen high-value diamond ornament last Christmas at MBS

SINGAPORE - A young girl allegedly swiped a diamond ornament worth several hundred thousand dollars from a shop at Marina Bay Sands on Christmas night last year.
5:26 PM

Bear hug with Modi gets Obama's India trip off to warm start

NEW DELHI (REUTERS) - Signalling his determination to take relations with the United States to a higher level, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi broke with protocol to meet and bear-hug US President Barack Obama as he landed in New Delhi on Sunday.



11:02 PM

Indian PM Narendra Modi says no climate change pressure on India after US-China...

10:48 PM

34 dead in Bangladesh vote protest violence

10:29 PM

Philippine police clash with Muslim rebels in south, at least 30 dead

7:52 PM

Modi, Obama announce nuclear breakthrough after talks

7:19 PM

AirAsia flight QZ8501: Indonesia struggles to retrieve plane fuselage

7:07 PM

China mother charged for selling baby for $9,000: state media

6:55 PM

US, India iron out differences to seal civil nuclear deal

6:43 PM

Bogus bank in China swindles customers of more than $43 million over a year

5:26 PM

Bear hug with Modi gets Obama's India trip off to warm start

4:57 PM

Obama's visit to India: What's on the agenda?

4:32 PM

Michelle Obama to receive 100 hand-woven saris on India trip

4:10 PM

North Korea slams 'loser' Obama for regime collapse remark

3:30 PM

Obama, Abe discuss apparent ISIS execution of Japanese hostage: White House

2:37 PM

Power breakdown plunges Pakistan into darkness

2:25 PM

My mind went totally blank, says father of Japanese hostage purportedly killed...

1:32 PM

Some items in Malaysia will be cheaper with introduction of GST in April

12:47 PM

Shanghai stampede shows critical neglect: Mayor

12:19 PM

Obama begins unprecedented second visit to India with bear hug from Modi

11:33 AM

Australia simplifies process of adopting children from overseas

10:58 AM

Who is Sajida al-Rishawi, the woman ISIS wants in exchange for Japanese hostage...

9:13 AM

Abe says apparent ISIS killing of Japanese hostage is outrageous and...

8:50 AM

ISIS demands prisoner swap after claiming beheading of Japanese hostage

3:21 AM

Obama and Modi: Key areas likely to be discussed

3:14 AM

Unlikely buddies Obama and Modi aim high on India trip

2:29 AM

Bangladesh's grieving opposition leader snubs PM as she calls to offer...