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4:17 PM
Strong demand sends COE prices mostly higher
SINGAPORE - Certificates of entitlement (COE) ended mostly higher at the latest tender on Thursday despite a higher supply of certificates available from next month.
11:53 AM
Bus carrying 33 Singapore tourists crashes into truck in Hokkaido, drivers killed
A BUS carrying 33 tourists from Singapore and a Japanese tour conductor was involved in a head-on collision with a truck in the northern island of Hokkaido on Thursday morning.
2:27 PM
New Creation Church dismisses report that Joseph Prince is among top 10 richest pastors
SINGAPORE - An online report claiming that Joseph Prince, the founder and senior pastor of New Creation Church, has a net worth of US$5 million ($6.36 million), has been roundly dismissed by the church's council.
5:57 PM
Singapore condemns Canada parliament shooting, attack shows need to be vigilant against terrorist threats
Singapore has condemned the shootings that took place at Canada's National War Memorial and Parliament Hill.
12:39 PM
Wax figures of Lee Kuan Yew and his late wife unveiled at Madame Tussauds Singapore
SINGAPORE - Wax figures of former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew and his late wife Kwa Geok Choo have been unveiled at the Madame Tussauds Singapore wax museum, which had its grand opening on Thursday.
4:50 PM
Hong Kong protests: Climbers hang rally banner off Lion Rock cliff
HONG KONG (AFP) - A group of climbers unfurled a giant protest banner from a famous Hong Kong cliff on Thursday after the city's leader said that full democracy demanded by mass rallies would give the poor too much power.


4:17 PM
Strong demand sends COE prices mostly higher
4:03 PM
Han Hui Hui asks NParks to lift ban on planned protest
4:01 PM
COE prices close generally mixed at latest bidding exercise
3:26 PM
5 reasons Singapore is not a cycling nation yet
3:14 PM
More warnings, fines given to errant real estate agents
2:27 PM
New Creation Church dismisses report that Joseph Prince is among top 10 richest...
12:44 PM
Stroke awareness in Singapore low, NUS study finds
12:39 PM
Wax figures of Lee Kuan Yew and his late wife unveiled at Madame Tussauds...
12:10 PM
Man jailed for beating up girl who rejected his advances
11:47 AM
Eat, shop, explore at the seven stations along upcoming Singapore-KL high-speed...
11:43 AM
Lee Kuan Yew visits Battle For Merger exhibition at National Library
11:40 AM
Delivery driver fined and banned for causing pedestrian's death
11:18 AM
Skytrain disruption at Changi Airport leaves passengers stranded
9:58 AM
New cyber security centre to defend Singapore's smart nation systems
9:16 AM
What to do when a fire breaks out? How to prevent fires in homes? Some tips...
8:08 AM
Rising tide of litter on Singapore's shorelines
8:08 AM
Singapore maths is travelling the world
8:07 AM
Monkey herding: Acres proposes trained guards to shoo monkeys away from homes
8:06 AM
Astigmatism 'common' in kids with vision problems
8:06 AM
Singapore 'a beacon of hope for South Africa', says S. African Chief...
6:26 AM
Cycling can be viable transport mode: Khaw
6:25 AM
Malaysia confirms its Singapore-Kuala Lumpur high-speed rail stations
6:14 AM
Designer of SG50 birth certificate inspired to have baby
6:12 AM
More seniors servicing private mortgages
7:00 PM
Singapore-Kuala Lumpur high-speed rail to have seven stops in Malaysia
6:50 PM
Fighting intolerance and prejudice, everywhere we see it: DPM Tharman



5:57 PM
Singapore condemns Canada parliament shooting, attack shows need to be vigilant...
5:54 PM
Schumacher will recover with time, thanks to wife, doctor says
4:35 PM
Police expand presence in Jerusalem after car attack
4:16 PM
No sex please, you're students: Zimbabwe university
2:33 PM
Russia detains four over Total boss plane crash
2:10 PM
Number of Ebola cases in West Africa nears 10,000
11:30 AM
Texas nurse declared Ebola-free; joins six others in US who recovered or in...
11:27 AM
Canada reels after shootings in Ottawa
11:14 AM
Man jumps White House fence, causes lockdown
10:54 AM
Australia ramps up parliament security after Canada attack
10:38 AM
S'pore "will continue aiding Palestine's nation-building efforts...
9:58 AM
Canadian soldier shot dead at National War Memorial is 24-year-old reservist...
9:37 AM
Woman charged for baby corpses found in Canada storage unit
9:20 AM
Canadian sergeant-at-arms Kevin Vickers hailed as hero in parliament shooting
9:17 AM
Singapore to be featured in City of London Festival next year as bilateral ties...
9:00 AM
Past attacks on Canadian government buildings or politicians
8:56 AM
Ottawa police lift blockades in downtown, Parliament still shut
8:41 AM
Canadian MPs in lockdown tweet of terror fears, toilet line ups
8:28 AM
Canada PM Harper says no safe haven for those behind Ottawa attacks
7:28 AM
US condemns 'terrorist' Jerusalem car attack that kills a baby,...
7:08 AM
Canada parliament shooting: Suspect Michael Zehaf-Bibeau was on terror watch...
6:32 AM
While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, Oct 23 edition
5:23 AM
Guinea offers $10,000 to families of health workers killed by Ebola
5:15 AM
US setting up network of hospitals for Ebola care
5:04 AM
Canada parliament shooting: Suspect named in Ottawa attack that killed soldier
4:43 AM
Obama says cautiously more optimistic about Ebola situation in US
4:00 AM
American Jeffrey Fowle back at Ohio home after half-year detention in North...
3:49 AM
Protesters torch city hall in Mexico over missing students
3:35 AM
Fresh constraints for West African visitors to the US, in a bid to contain...
3:07 AM
Canada Prime Minister Stephen Harper condemns 'despicable attack'





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