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10:35 PMControversy over ACS(I) train charter: What LTA, SMRT and public have said so far
Transport operator SMRT's decision to allow Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) to charter five MRT trains to ferry some 3,000 students to a rugby match has sparked a debate. We sum up what the various parties have said so far about the controversy.
9:19 AMMalaysia Airlines shares suspended pending restructuring announcement on Friday
KUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - Trading of shares of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) is suspended on Friday ahead of a material announcement.
9:01 AMSocial media may not spur diversity of views: Survey
THE long-held notion that new media platforms like Facebook and Twitter are the great leveller of political participation online has been debunked, at least according to a new survey.
8:38 AMPollution, smoking, roads, obesity kill 4.7m Chinese a year
PARIS (AFP) - Air pollution, smoking, obesity and accidents, especially on the road, kill at least 4.7 million Chinese a year and cost the country tens of billions of dollars, researchers said on Friday.
5:22 PMAnimal groups upset over HDB notice suggesting owners 'debark' their dogs
SINGAPORE - A HDB notice, which referred to feedback about nuisance barking, asked some dog owners to consider "debarking your dog through surgery".
1:28 AMApple invites media to Sept 9 event; new iPhones anticipated
SAN FRANCISCO (REUTERS) - Apple invited media to a "special event" in its hometown of Cupertino, California, on Sept 9, when the iPhone maker is expected to unveil the latest versions of its best-selling smartphones.