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November 5, 2017 3:40 PM Bomb threats force evacuation of Moscow's Bolshoi theater, hotels: reports

MOSCOW - Bomb threats forced thousands of people to evacuate Moscow's Bolshoi theater, Metropol hotel, GUM department store on the Red Square and other public places on Sunday, local media reported. A spate of anonymous phone calls have caused disruption at shopping centers, train stations and public buildings across Russia in the past two months. The calls 4

November 2, 2017 11:25 AM Audi recalls almost 5,000 A8 models for emissions software updates

FRANKFURT - Volkswagen's premium carmaker Audi said on Thursday it would recall 4,997 of its A8 model vehicles with V8 diesel engines in Europe to update software after it found they emitted too much nitrogen oxide. It said it had reported the matter to Germany's motor authority KBA. An Audi spokesman said the KBA was pointing to an illegal manipulation 12

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

October 31, 2017 3:19 AM Hockey India congratulates Savita on completing 150 international caps

New Delhi [India]: India”>Hockey India on Monday congratulated Indian women’s cricket team goalkeeper Savita for achieving the milestone of playing 150 international matches for the country today. She accomplished this distinction in India’s second Pool A match against China at the ongoing Women’s Asia Cup 2017 in Kakamigahara, Japan. After her debut 4

October 30, 2017 10:46 PM Changi Airport's Terminal 4 welcomes first flight

SINGAPORE: Changi Airport's Terminal 4, which opened on Tuesday (Oct 31), welcomed its first flight as Cathay Pacific Airways CX659 from Hong Kong landed at 5.25am. Passengers who were on the flight were given a goodie tote bag containing a plush toy, fan, and cardholder. They also received orchids upon disembarking from the plane and were greeted with a performance 8

October 30, 2017 6:28 AM 4,000 jobs in finance, fintech to be created annually

SINGAPORE: Despite a better performance compared to other sectors in a sluggish economy, the financial services sector in Singapore has set itself a new and ambitious benchmark - achieving better productivity, a higher growth than the overall economy and creating thousands of jobs each year up to 2020. Board member of the Monetary Authority of Singapore 3

October 30, 2017 6:28 AM 3,000 jobs in financial services sector to be created annually under new Industry Transformation Map

SINGAPORE: Despite a better performance compared to other sectors in a sluggish economy, the financial services sector in Singapore has set itself a new and ambitious benchmark - achieving better productivity, a higher growth than the overall economy and creating thousands of jobs each year up to 2020. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced 3

October 28, 2017 5:21 PM Manchester United keeps pace with City thanks to Martial goal

City matches the best 10-game start in Premier League history. LONDON—Anthony Martial struck late against Tottenham to ensure Manchester United still has Manchester City within its sights at the top of the English Premier League. Martial came off the bench to score the only goal of the game at Old Trafford on Saturday, preventing third-placed Spurs from claiming 12

October 28, 2017 1:41 PM Catalonia’s three ways forward

Spain’s constitutional crisis has worsened significantly over the past days. In a step unprecedented since democracy was restored in 1978, the Spanish government announced the suspension of Catalan autonomy and on Friday established direct rule from Madrid. Earlier that day, the Catalan parliament approved a unilateral declaration of independence, which 9

October 27, 2017 11:16 AM Singapore’s 2018 economic growth likely to 'moderate' from this year: MAS

SINGAPORE: The Republic's economic growth is expected to remain firm in 2018 though expansion could moderate slightly from this year, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said in its latest macroeconomic review released on Friday (Oct 27). The central bank expects Singapore's gross domestic product (GDP) to come in at the upper half of the 2 to 3 per cent forecast 8