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October 31, 2017 8:28 AM Britain's Prince Charles attends interfaith dialogue with religious leaders and young people

SINGAPORE - Britain’s Prince Charles spent an hour discussing interfaith issues with over 30 religious leaders, students and youth volunteers on Tuesday (Oct 31), the second day of his official visit to Singapore. Together with Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs Yaacob Ibrahim, he attended a dialogue at the Harmony Centre in Bishan, where he heard 126

October 30, 2017 9:02 PM Singapore must work hard at staying relevant: Chan Chun Sing

This means capitalising fully on global network of ideas, he says For Singapore to continue transcending its geographical limits, it must work hard at staying relevant to the world and never take that relevance for granted, Minister in the Prime Minister's Office Chan Chun Sing said yesterday. In economics, this means capitalising fully on the global 111

October 30, 2017 12:43 PM Two foreign preachers barred from entering S’pore to preach on religious-themed cruise

SINGAPORE – Two foreign Islamic preachers who were previously barred from preaching here are now banned from setting foot in Singapore, the Ministry of Home Affairs said on Monday (Oct 30). This comes after authorities learned that Ismail Menk – better known as Mufti Menk, originally from Zimbabwe – as well as Malaysian Haslin Baharim have been engaged 109

October 30, 2017 9:26 AM 2 foreign Islamic preachers barred from entering Singapore for religious cruise

SINGAPORE - Two foreign Islamic preachers, whose hardline teachings run counter to Singapore's multi-cultural and multi-religious values, have been barred from entering the country. One of them, Zimbabwean Ismail Menk, has asserted it is blasphemous for Muslims to greet believers of other faiths during festivals such as Christmas or Deepavali. The other 103

October 30, 2017 9:14 AM Foreign preachers Mufti Menk and Haslin Baharim banned from entering Singapore: MHA

SINGAPORE: Two foreign preachers, Ismail Menk and Haslin Baharim, will not be allowed to enter Singapore, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on Monday (Oct 30). They were engaged to preach on a religious-themed cruise departing and ending in Singapore from Nov 25 to 29, MHA said. The decision to ban the preachers was made in consultation with the Islamic 97

October 30, 2017 3:36 AM Malaysian Budget 2018: Why SMEs cannot afford to be left behind

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak (pictured) has announced that a sum of RM280.25 billion will be allocated for the 2018 Budget, according to The Star. Moreover, RM83.5 million being set aside to construct infrastructure for the first phase of the Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) in Aeropolis, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). In his Budget 104

October 29, 2017 6:26 PM Football: Real Madrid lose in troubled Catalonia

GIRONA, Spain: Real Madrid suffered a backlash on the field rather than from an expected hostile atmosphere amid political turmoil in Catalonia as they slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat at Girona on Sunday (Oct 29). Goals from Cristhian Stuani and Portu in four second-half minutes cancelled out Isco's opener for Madrid as Real fell eight points behind La Liga leaders 113

October 29, 2017 5:27 PM Football: Real Madrid beaten in Girona amid Catalan crisis

GIRONA, Spain: Real Madrid suffered a backlash on the field rather than from an expected hostile atmosphere amid political turmoil in Catalonia as they slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat at Girona on Sunday (Oct 29). Goals from Cristhian Stuani and Portu in four second-half minutes cancelled out Isco's opener for Madrid as Real fell eight points behind La Liga leaders 113

October 28, 2017 6:34 AM Enhanced Admiralty Park opens with most slides in any park in Singapore

SINGAPORE: The largest park in the north was officially opened on Saturday (Oct 28) - boasting the most slides in any park in Singapore. The newly revamped Admiralty Park features 26 slides, including Singapore's first family slide, on which a family of four can slide down together. It also has three main play areas, catering to children of all ages and featuring 106

October 27, 2017 9:02 PM Murder and mayhem worthy of Machiavelli

Just released papers detail plot to kill Cuban leader Castro, among other revelations WASHINGTON • The United States government has released a mammoth, long-awaited trove of secret files on the killing of former president John F. Kennedy, popularly known as JFK, offering intriguing new insights into events surrounding one of the most infamous assassinations 57