MOH announces taskforce to boost disease outbreak detection – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia MOH announces taskforce to boost disease outbreak detectionChannel News AsiaThe taskforce aims to enhance the national healthcare system’s ability to detect and respond to infectious disease outbreaks in hospitals and the community. By Melissa Zhu; Posted 11 Dec 2015 14:24. PHOTOS. A man walks past a building at the Singapore … and more » […]

Riyadh opposition meeting calls for inclusive Syria: statement – TODAYonline

The Express Tribune Riyadh opposition meeting calls for inclusive Syria: statementTODAYonlineBEIRUT – A Syrian opposition meeting on Thursday called for an all-inclusive, democratic Syria and said President Bashar al-Assad should leave power at the start of a transitional period, a copy of the final statement seen by Reuters said. The …Syrian opposition agree joint group […]

Donald Trump to postpone Israel trip until 'after I become US president' – The Guardian

The Guardian Donald Trump to postpone Israel trip until ‘after I become US president’The GuardianDonald Trump’s comments about Muslims were not endorsed by Netanyahu, but Israel’s prime minister had agreed to meet any US presidential candidate who visited Israel, his office said. Photograph: John Locher/AP. Peter Beaumont in Jerusalem and Ben …Muhammad Ali on Donald Trump: […]

More than 800000 claimed asylum in Europe in first nine months of 2015: Eurostat – TODAYonline

Financial Times More than 800000 claimed asylum in Europe in first nine months of 2015: EurostatTODAYonlineBRUSSELS – A total of 812,705 people claimed asylum in the European Union in the first nine months of 2015, data from the EU statistics agency Eurostat showed on Thursday, putting it on course to top a million for the […]

European passenger name record plan clears key hurdle after seven-year battle – The Guardian

The Guardian European passenger name record plan clears key hurdle after seven-year battleThe GuardianA European counter-terror plan to collect personal data on all passengers travelling in and out of Europe has cleared a major hurdle after three years of detailed negotiations. The British home secretary, Theresa May, who has long championed the …EU lawmakers back […]

Swiss police searching Geneva for suspected militants – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Swiss police searching Geneva for suspected militantsThe Straits TimesGENEVA (AFP) – Police in Geneva raised the alert level and searched the city on Thursday for several suspected militants believed to have links to the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group, security sources said. A statement from the Canton of …Swiss […]

Nobel Peace Prize laureates call for fight against terrorism, Palestine solution – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Nobel Peace Prize laureates call for fight against terrorism, Palestine solutionChannel News AsiaA Tunisian pro-democracy group accepted the Nobel Peace Prize on Thursday and set the fight against terrorism and helping Palestinians to achieve self-determination as global priorities. Posted 10 Dec 2015 22:50. PHOTOS. Chair of the Nobel Committee, …Tunisian Democracy Group Collects […]