The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Nov 24, 2017

Today's top news headlines: Taxpayers to pay part of cost of additional buses, 98.4 per cent of PSLE pupils qualify for secondary school, and shoppers throng stores for Black Friday deals.

In The Straits Times' News In A Minute today, we look at:

*​Taxpayers will pay part of the cost for additional buses deployed during train network closures, said the Land Transport Authority.

*About 98.4 per cent of pupils who took this year's Primary School Leaving Examination did well enough to move on to a secondary school, similar to the record set by last year's cohort.

*Long queues formed outside Robinsons The Heeren ahead of Black Friday, a yearly shopping affair in the United States that is gaining traction in Singapore.