Worst category of NS defaulters can expect close to the maximum jail terms: High Court – The Straits Times

Worst category of NS defaulters can expect close to the maximum jail terms: High CourtThe Straits TimesSINGAPORE – In a clear signal that the courts will not tolerate national security being undermined by those who ignore the call to serve national service (NS), the High Court ruled on Tuesday (April 25) that the “worst” category […]

German crowd boos Ivanka Trump for calling her father a 'champion' for families – Washington Post

Washington Post German crowd boos Ivanka Trump for calling her father a ‘champion’ for familiesWashington PostA German crowd booed Ivanka Trump on Tuesday after she called her father a “a tremendous champion of supporting families.” Trump was taking her first crack at diplomacy abroad in her new role as assistant to the president, vowing at […]

Trump's first 100 days: A packed agenda, with mixed results – Fox News

Fox News Trump’s first 100 days: A packed agenda, with mixed resultsFox NewsPresident Trump’s first 100 days in office had all the hallmarks of a chief executive’s approach: Busy, brash and bold. As the president nears the benchmark on Saturday, he’s compiled a record big on action, but mixed on results. Trump has sought to […]

Here's what happened in the first round of France's presidential election, and what happens next – Washington Post

Washington Post Here’s what happened in the first round of France’s presidential election, and what happens nextWashington PostOn Sunday, French citizens went to the polls in the first stage of choosing a new president. The two candidates who received the most votes, Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen, will now face off in a second […]

The Daily 202: Trump is caving on border wall funding after showing his base that he tried – Washington Post

Washington Post The Daily 202: Trump is caving on border wall funding after showing his base that he triedWashington PostWith Breanne Deppisch. — Thank you, readers! The Daily 202 has won The Webby Award for Best Email Newsletter. THE BIG IDEA: Donald Trump blinked first – again. After the bluster comes the inevitable bow to […]

UN, Russia warn against assault on main Yemeni port – Channel NewsAsia

The Indian Express UN, Russia warn against assault on main Yemeni portChannel NewsAsiaUnited Nations and Russian officials on Tuesday warned against an attack by Saudi-led coalition forces on the rebel-held Yemeni port of Hodeidah, the aid lifeline for a country where millions of people are in desperate need of food. 25 Apr 2017 10:40PM …Yemen hunger […]

Death toll in Venezuela's political unrest rises to at least 24 – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Death toll in Venezuela’s political unrest rises to at least 24Channel NewsAsiaA 23-year-old man was shot dead on Tuesday at a political demonstration in Venezuela’s western state of Lara, authorities said, bringing to at least 24 the number of deaths in unrest this month. Opposition supporters attend to a rally against Venezuela … […]

Indian doctors defend 500kg Egyptian's weight loss amid row – AsiaOne

Indian doctors defend 500kg Egyptian’s weight loss amid rowAsiaOneEgyptian woman Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty lying in a hospital bed after an operation, at the Saifee Hospital in Mumbai on March 8, 2017. Photo: AFP/Saifee hospital. AFP Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017. MUMBAI – Indian doctors on Tuesday (April 25) angrily rejected … and more » Powered by […]

4 new Zika cases confirmed, 2 in new cluster at Highland Road and Jansen Close – The Straits Times

4 new Zika cases confirmed, 2 in new cluster at Highland Road and Jansen CloseThe Straits TimesSINGAPORE – Four new cases of Zika have been confirmed, with two of them from a new cluster at Highland Road and Jansen Close, the National Environment Agency (NEA) said in a media advisory on Tuesday (April 25). The […]

Air China resumes North Korea flights after speculation – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Air China resumes North Korea flights after speculationChannel NewsAsiaAir China planes are parked at Beijing Capital International Airport on Apr 6, 2017. (Photo: AFP/Wang Zhao). 25 Apr 2017 07:55PM (Updated: 25 Apr 2017 08:00PM ). Share this content. Share on Facebook. Share on Facebook. Share on Twitter. Share on …North Korea Stages Large-Scale Artillery […]