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September 22, 2017 8:47 PM The flip side of Trump’s ‘America First’ sentiment

For the first time since the Williams’ sisters took the centre stage, two Black American women this month found themselves in the Finals of the US Open. In fact, for the first time ever, three Black American women were in the Semis. The commentators, most of them Americans since the tournament took place on American soil, gushed about how good it all was for American 1

September 22, 2017 8:54 AM Humble are giving away Outlast completely free until tomorrow

If you’ve been meaning to play Outlast but haven’t got round to it yet, now might be a good time to consider picking it up, as Humble are offering a 100% discount on the game. Outlast is a first-person survival horror game released in 2013, in which you play as a journalist investigating a remote psychiatric hospital. If you’ve ever heard of a horror 3

September 21, 2017 3:14 PM Fifth Harmony singer says she was warned against coming out as bisexual

Fifth Harmony's Lauren Jauregui came out as bisexual last November even though she said people advised her not to talk about it. Jauregui, 21, said she was warned by family and friends and also by record-label executives who told her she shouldn't be so open about her personal life. "A lot of artists are held back by the notion that they’ll lose their 3

September 21, 2017 4:19 AM Malaysia arrests 7 Filipinos with Abu Sayyaf links

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian police arrested seven Filipino security guards suspected of being members of the notorious kidnap-for-ransom Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG), authorities announced on Thursday (Sep 21). The men, who were nabbed in a counter-terror raid on Sep 14, sneaked into the country via Sandakan, Sabah, using false documents, according to the police 3

September 20, 2017 9:01 PM Merkel and party look to nation's next generation

While facing current election challenges, CDU seeks to ensure its own future Dr Angela Merkel may have given hundreds, if not thousands, of press conferences during her 12 years as Chancellor of Germany, but never had Europe's most powerful woman encountered questions quite like these. They ranged from "What is your favourite food?" to "when did you get your first 3

September 20, 2017 11:51 AM 2,100 jobs in electronics sector to be created by 2020

SINGAPORE — Up to 2,100 new jobs are expected to be created for professionals, managers, executives and technicians (PMETs) in Singapore’s electronics manufacturing sector by 2020, said Minister for Trade and Industry (Industry) S Iswaran on Wednesday (Sept 20). Speaking at the official launch of JTC nanoSpace @ Tampines, Mr Iswaran unveiled the Industry 4

September 20, 2017 9:38 AM Earthquake death toll climbs to 225 in Mexico as frantic search continues for survivors

Rescuers searched massive piles of rubble for any signs of life Wednesday morning after dozens of buildings collapsed across central Mexico in Tuesday’s violent earthquake, which killed at least 225 people, injured at least 1,000 and caused chaos in Mexico’s capital. Firefighters, soldiers and volunteers worked through the night clearing debris and scrambling 1

September 20, 2017 7:36 AM Xiaomi Redmi 4, Redmi 4A to go on flash sale today on Amazon at 2PM and 6PM respectively

Amazon India is holding a four-days Great Indian sale which starts from September 21. But before that, there's a flash sale of Xiaomi Redmi 4 and Redmi 4A which is taking place today at 2PM and 6PM respectively, on both Amazon as well as company's own website Mi.com. The Xiaomi Redmi 4 was launched in May this year. The smartphone sports a 5-inch screen 4

September 20, 2017 4:20 AM Son of senior lawyer who defaulted on NS withdraws appeal

SINGAPORE – The elder son of senior lawyer Tan Chee Meng, who was sentenced to 16 weeks’ jail in February for being a National Service (NS) defaulter, has withdrawn his court appeal. No reason was given for the withdrawal. His appeal was slated to be heard in the High Court on Wednesday (Sept 20), some two months after the High Court issued new sentencing 4

September 20, 2017 1:52 AM FMLLP unveils 'new era' Super League trophy, TMJ plans to replace FA Cup trophy

M-League organiser Football Malaysia LLP (FMLLP) on Tuesday unveiled the new Malaysia Super League (MSL) trophy, in a press conference held in Johor Bahru. The unveiling ceremony and press conference was attended by Malaysian FA (FAM) president and FMLLP chairman Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim, FAM secretary-general Dato' Hamidin Amin, FMLLP CEO Kevin Ramalingam 4