Singapore leaders congratulate Indonesia on 72nd Independence Day – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Singapore leaders congratulate Indonesia on 72nd Independence DayChannel NewsAsiaIndonesia’s President Joko Widodo, wearing a traditional Sulawesi costume, arrives to deliver his annual speech to Parliament ahead of Indonesia’s 72nd Independence Day in Jakarta on August 16, 2017. (Photo: AFP/Nurdin). 16 Aug 2017 08:07PM …Jokowi calls for unity among Indonesians ahead of 72nd Independence DayThe […]

Americans' views of trade aren't just about economics. They're also about race. – Washington Post

Washington Post Americans’ views of trade aren’t just about economics. They’re also about race.Washington PostAs U.S. trade officials gear up this week to begin renegotiating NAFTA, the trade pact with Canada and Mexico, what do voters really think about trade agreements? Donald Trump is a protectionist president. On his first day in office, Trump withdrew […]

Fears for 600 still missing in Sierra Leone floods – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Fears for 600 still missing in Sierra Leone floodsChannel NewsAsiaThe government of Sierra Leone, one of the poorest countries in the world, has promised relief to more than 3,000 people left homeless. (Photo: AFP/Saidu Bah). 16 Aug 2017 07:09PM. Share this content. Share on Facebook. Share on Facebook. Share on …More than 300 bodies […]

Russia Says Venezuela Crisis Must Be Resolved Peacefully – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report Russia Says Venezuela Crisis Must Be Resolved PeacefullyU.S. News & World ReportFile photo: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks during a news conference at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Nicosia, Cyprus May 18, 2017. REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou Reuters. MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on … and more » Powered […]

Singapore beats Hong Kong in liveability rankings for first time – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Singapore beats Hong Kong in liveability rankings for first timeThe Straits TimesSingapore’s city skyline and the Central Business District as seen from Marina Bay Sands. PHOTO: ST FILE. Published. 6 hours ago. Updated. 3 hours ago. More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin Google+ Reddit Print Purchase Article. Permalink: http://str.sg/4Ktp.Singapore moves above HK in […]

Obama's response to Charlottesville violence is one of most popular in Twitter's history – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Obama’s response to Charlottesville violence is one of most popular in Twitter’s historyThe Straits TimesFormer US President Barack Obama as he speaks with Sam Kass, food entrepreneur and former White House chef, during the third edition of Seed & Chips: The Global Food Innovation Summit. PHOTO: AFP. Published. 1 hour ago. Facebook […]

Suspected militants attack Burkina Faso restaurant, killing 18 – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Suspected militants attack Burkina Faso restaurant, killing 18The Straits TimesOnlookers offering help to a wounded restaurant customer following an attack on Sunday night by gunmen on the Istanbul restaurant in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Turkey said one of its citizens was among the dead, while Paris prosecutors said at least …Tragedy as pregnant […]