Fresh fires, bomb blast in Myanmar's Rakhine: Government – The Straits Times

Hindustan Times Fresh fires, bomb blast in Myanmar’s Rakhine: GovernmentThe Straits TimesSITTWE, Myanmar (AFP) – Twenty homes caught fire and a bomb was detonated near a mosque in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, the government said on Friday (Sept 22), the latest unrest in a region that has seen hundreds of thousands of Rohinyga Muslims flee …US seeks […]

Theresa May Florence speech in full: Read UK Prime Minister's Brexit strategy – The Independent

The Independent Theresa May Florence speech in full: Read UK Prime Minister’s Brexit strategyThe IndependentTheresa May has delivered a key speech on Brexit in Florence laying out her offer to introduce a transition period after the UK formally leaves the European Union in March 2019. Despite repeating the pro-Brexit mantra of “no deal is better […]

North Korea may consider H-bomb test in Pacific, Kim calls Trump 'deranged' – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia North Korea may consider H-bomb test in Pacific, Kim calls Trump ‘deranged’Channel NewsAsiaNorth Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un makes a statement regarding US President Donald Trump’s speech at the UN general assembly, in this undated photo released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency in Pyongyang. (Photo: KCNA via Reuters).What’s a ‘dotard’?: A […]

iPhone 8: small queues and muted reaction lead to questions over demand – The Guardian

The Guardian iPhone 8: small queues and muted reaction lead to questions over demandThe GuardianAs the iPhone 8 goes on sale, questions remain over the demand for Apple’s latest offering following smaller crowds outside stores and a muted customer reaction. The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, two of the three new iPhones in Apple’s 2017 […]

Rail challenges in Singapore mirror that of overseas metros: SMRT advisory panel – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Rail challenges in Singapore mirror that of overseas metros: SMRT advisory panelChannel NewsAsiaCommuters during a disruption in train service at Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station on Jun 28. (Photo: Natasha Razak). By Olivia Siong @OliviaSiongCNA. 22 Sep 2017 08:07PM (Updated: 22 Sep 2017 10:12PM ) … and more » Powered by WPeMatico

Chef jailed, caned for slashing police officer with bread knife – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Chef jailed, caned for slashing police officer with bread knifeChannel NewsAsiaSINGAPORE: A 25-year-old man was sentenced to six years and two months’ jail and six strokes of the cane on Friday (Sep 22) for multiple offences, including slashing a police officer with a bread knife. The man had been under investigation for posting […]

PM Lee opens YCH's new Supply Chain City logistics facility in Jurong West – THE BUSINESS TIMES

TODAYonline PM Lee opens YCH’s new Supply Chain City logistics facility in Jurong WestTHE BUSINESS TIMESYCH Group officially opened its new Supply Chain City, a S$200 million logistics facility, in Jurong West on Friday. The facility is equipped with modern technology such as radio-frequency identification, and an automated storage retrieval system for …Do Lee and […]