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November 1, 2017 9:27 PM F1 news: Lewis Hamilton to Ferrari move questioned by former McLaren man Marc Priestley

LEWIS HAMILTON will not join Ferrari before he retires from Formula One. That's the verdict of Marc Priestley, who was a mechanic at McLaren when the 2017 champion first entered the sport a decade ago. Hamilton wrapped up the fourth title of his F1 career at last weekend's Mexican Grand Prix. And he's got 12 months left to run on his current deal with Mercedes 4

October 31, 2017 2:43 AM Jack Ma stars in kung fu movie with Jet Li

ALIBABA founder Jack Ma will appear in a kung fu movie with Jet Li, Donnie Yen and Sammo Hung Kam-bo. The movie Gong Shou Dao (The Art of Attack and Defence) will be released on Nov 11. Li is the producer of the movie. None of the actors are paid for their roles in the movie, Alibaba said in a Friday blog post. The 53-year-old Ma said he will make his movie 6

October 30, 2017 5:48 AM Alibaba’s Jack Ma stars in short kung fu movie to promote tai chi

Alibaba founder Jack Ma Yun will make his big-screen debut alongside action stars Jet Li, Donnie Yen and Sammo Hung Kam-bo in a short kung fu movie to be released next month. Ma’s appearance was to promote tai chi, a traditional Chinese martial art that Ma has pursued for decades, Alibaba said on Saturday. Alibaba owns the South China Morning Post. The movie 11

October 26, 2017 5:26 PM Saudi Arabia's Floating City Brings on a Sinking Feeling

Prince Mohammad bin Salman of Saudi Arabia displays an Elon Musk-like affinity for ludicrous challenges and grandiose promises. With his latest announcement, though, he's edging into Peter Thiel territory: floating cities. The prince wasn't talking about seasteading on Thursday. Instead, he said that NEOM, the futuristic megalopolis he plans to build 3

October 22, 2017 10:06 PM MMA fighter Angela Lee announces engagement

One Championship's women's atomweight champion Angela Lee announced her engagement to fellow One Championship featherweight fighter Bruno Pucci in Hawaii on Instagram yesterday. Lee, 21, who is of Korean and Singaporean descent, and her 27-year-old Brazilian fiance posted photographs and videos on their Instagram profiles, which garnered several thousand 8

October 21, 2017 6:24 AM Wimbledon champ Muguruza earns WTA Player of the Year honors

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza is the WTA Player of the Year, and U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens is the Comeback Player of the Year. The women’s tennis tour announced the annual honors on Friday. The awards are voted on by members of the media. Other recipients include French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko as Most Improved 7

October 20, 2017 3:07 PM Singapore Children's Society chairman wins top government award for volunteerism

SINGAPORE - For his 40-year dedication to helping over 70,000 children from disadvantaged backgrounds, Singapore Children's Society (SCS) chairman Koh Choon Hui has received the Outstanding Lifetime Volunteer Award. Mr Koh is the fifth person to receive the award - which is the highest accolade for volunteering from the Ministry of Social and Family 3

October 18, 2017 5:41 AM Big-name jury picked for Singapore film fest

Shekhar Kapur, the director of Oscar-winning film “Elizabeth”, has confirmed he will be heading the international jury at the 28th Singapore International Film Festival’s Asian Feature Film Competition. An established film director with a strong presence in both Indian and Western Cinema, Kapur has previously served on the jury of the 63rd Cannes Film Festival 13

October 16, 2017 9:17 AM “Shakhtar” went to Rotterdam for the Champions League match

Champion of Ukraine Shakhtar this week, will play the third match of the group stage of the Champions League. Head coach of “Shakhtar” Paulo Fonseca to Rotterdam for the match with Feyenoord took 20 players. In the Netherlands the core team flew three injured players – Serhiy Kryvtsov, Maksym Malyshev and Dentinho. Defenders: Ivan Ordets, Yaroslav Rakitskiy 11

October 11, 2017 11:30 PM Coach: Lack of strikers a perennial bane

PETALING JAYA: National team coach Eduardo Vingada is not going to lose any sleep over the team’s winless run in their 2019 Asian Cup Group B qualifying campaign. The 10-man Harimau Malaya suffered their second loss in the group fixtures – going down 2-0 to Hong Kong at the Hong Kong Stadium on Tuesday. Skipper Mohd Safiq Rahim was the villain for Malaysia 11