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Here's one for Thai fans

Thailand's Mongkol Tossakrai (centre) saluting the Thai supporters after scoring his team's first goal against Singapore in their AFF Suzuki Cup Group B match at the National... read more

Did Pistorius get special treatment on birthday?

PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA OSCAR Pistorius, serving a five-year prison sentence for killing his girlfriend, received a long visit from his brother and sister for his 28th birthday... read more

Thai cops charged with insulting royals

BANGKOK TWO high-ranking Thai police officers have been charged with royal defamation, an official said yesterday, a rare arrest of senior public servants as use of the draconian... read more

Don't spare my car if parked illegally, says Penang official

BUKIT MERTAJAM, PENANG PENANG Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng wants the Penang Municipal Council (MPPP) to issue traffic summonses, including backdated ones, if his driver has parked... read more

Teens blame Mrs Obama for US school food

MCLEAN, VIRGINIA AMERICAN school students are sarcastically thanking United States First Lady Michelle Obama for unappetising school lunches by posting photos of their food on... read more

Cosby defends his silence

LOS ANGELES COMEDIAN Bill Cosby has spoken out against a wave of sexual-assault allegations, but told a Florida publication that he does not have to "answer to innuendos". Cosby... read more

Five-year-old cutie's 1.1 million Instagram fans

SHE is only five years old but has 1.1 million Instagram followers - all because she's cute. Internet sensation Breanna Youn, who is of Korean and Filipino descent, is adored by... read more

Don't get hit with $5,000 fine

REPORT idling vehicles by providing the vehicle registration number, as well as the location, date and time of the incident. You can call the NEA hotline on 1800-CALL-NEA (1800-... read more

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'Silver tsunami' may hit blood donations

THE demand for blood has surged over the last five years as the population ages and grows. Figures from the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) show that 108,100 units of blood were used for medical transfusions last year, up a quarter from 86,300 in...



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