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Obama's warm welcome to India

United States President Barack Obama shares a bear hug with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi upon arriving in New Delhi for a three-day visit yesterday. Both leaders later... read more

Mr Yukawa's murder appears genuine, says Abe

CHIBA/TOKYO THE father of Haruna Yukawa, one of the two Japanese nationals taken hostage by a group believed to be the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), expressed regret... read more

How to tactfully ask for a promotion

PROMOTIONS and a pay rise can be difficult subjects to broach with employers during appraisals. How can one tactfully do this? According to Joao Paulo Ponciano, dean and senior... read more

Lost and found

Average number of lost items recovered from Golden Village cinemas each year: 700 Number of police reports for lost items last year: 115,000 Number of police reports for found... read more

Soaring welcome for Obama's 2nd India visit

An Indian kitemaker poses with kites adorned with images of United States President Barack Obama (left) and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the northern Indian city of... read more

Blogger found guilty of contempt of court

BLOGGER and gay rights activist Alex Au has been found guilty of contempt of court for an online article in which he implied that the Chief Justice was partial in relation to... read more

Cancer patient's love story touches many

THE love story of a cancer-stricken Singaporean man has moved many people, including Foreign Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam. On Wednesday, Mr Shanmugam - who is also Minister of... read more

Matchmaking agency wrecker flip-flops on plea

WHAT started out as an attempt to spice up her love life became a tale full of action of a far different sort. When Zhang Xiu Chun signed up with a matchmaking agency in February... read more

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EC glut 'drives down unit sales, land bids'

AN OVERSUPPLY of executive condominium (EC) projects is hitting unit sales and driving down land bids, according to analysts. R'ST Research noted that many new projects are in areas that already have an abundance of EC projects. Its research showed...



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