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November 2, 2017 4:25 AM Manus Island refugees 'dig for water' in Australia camp

Asylum seekers who are refusing to leave an Australian detention centre in Papua New Guinea say they are digging into the ground to find water, two days after the camp officially closed. About 600 men at the centre on Manus Island do not want to leave, saying they fear being attacked outside. Meanwhile, New Zealand has reiterated its offer to accept 24

November 1, 2017 3:29 PM MORGAN STANLEY: Apple's iPhone X could steal nearly $30 billion in holiday spending from other companies (AAPL)

The iPhone X is the most expensive phone Apple has ever made, which could be bad news for retailers during the all-important holiday season. The high price of the new iPhone, coupled with increased demand in a "supercycle" of upgrades could mean holiday shoppers have less money than usual to spend on other categories, such as clothing. "Apparel is a wallet 4

November 1, 2017 12:50 PM Deadly attack in New York branded 'terrorism' by authorities

NEW YORK: An Uzbek immigrant accused of killing eight people in New York City by driving a rental truck down a riverfront bike path on Tuesday appeared to have acted alone, but the Halloween Day attack had all the hallmarks of terrorism, authorities said. The suspect, who was shot by police and arrested moments after the rampage on the Lower West Side of Manhattan 14

November 1, 2017 12:19 PM New York terror attack probe expands to Uzbekistan as investigators probe suspect's possible militant links

NEW YORK (WASHINGTON POST) - Investigators in Uzbekistan combed through records and intelligence reports on militant factions in the Central Asian nation on Wednesday (Nov 1), seeking to fill out the portrait of a 29-year-old immigrant who brought Halloween death and bloodshed to a Manhattan bike path. The Uzbek probe came as US officials also dug deeper 3

November 1, 2017 12:05 PM Man, 60, jailed 2 years for pimping teenage neighbour

SINGAPORE — She thought she had found a friend in her 60-year-old male neighbour, confiding in him about her family problems, including the fact that she had been raped. But the man abused the 17-year-old’s trust by pimping her. For procuring a girl for the purpose of prostitution and abetting commercial sex of a minor, the man, who cannot be named to protect 7

November 1, 2017 9:39 AM Deadly Halloween attack in New York branded 'terrorism' by authorities

NEW YORK: An Uzbek immigrant accused of killing eight people in New York City by driving a rental truck down a riverfront bike path on Tuesday appeared to have acted alone, but the Halloween Day attack had all the hallmarks of terrorism, authorities said. The suspect, who was shot by police and arrested moments after Tuesday's rampage on the Lower West Side of Manhattan 10

November 1, 2017 3:42 AM MAS issues prohibition orders against individuals involved in 1MDB-related breaches

SINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced on Wednesday (Nov 1) that it has issued prohibition orders against two individuals involved in breaches related to Malaysian state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). Six-year prohibition orders have been issued against Mr Ang Wee Keng Kelvin and Mr Lee Chee Waiy, said MAS in a media 3

November 1, 2017 3:33 AM Song Joong-ki, Song Hye-kyo wed in private ceremony

Life imitated art as actors Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo, who starred as romantic leads in the hit drama series “Descendants of the Sun,” married in a private ceremony in Seoul on Tuesday. Drone camera photos taken by Chinese media outlets showed groom Song Joong-ki in a black tuxedo and bride Song Hye-kyo in a white dress with a squared neckline 11

November 1, 2017 12:25 AM Eight dead in suspected terrorist truck attack on Manhattan bike path

NEW YORK: A driver in a rented pickup truck mowed down pedestrians and cyclists on a bike path alongside the Hudson River in New York City on Tuesday, killing eight people and injuring about a dozen others in what authorities said was an act of terrorism. It was the greatest loss of life from a suspected terrorist attack in New York since suicide hijackers 4

October 31, 2017 9:01 PM SMU launches Subhas Anandan Legacy Fund

The Singapore Management University (SMU) School of Law has launched a fund known as the Subhas Anandan Legacy Fund in honour of the late veteran criminal lawyer, who died in 2015 at the age of 67. This was announced yesterday at an appreciation ceremony at the school in Armenian Street. The sum will go towards a new bursary called the Subhas Anandan 14