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From Red Lions free-fall display to salute to mark NS at 55: What to look out for at NDP

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China continues military drills around Taiwan on Tuesday; island holds its own exercises

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S'poreans must brace themselves for a less peaceful region, period of high inflation: PM Lee

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Trump says FBI raided his Florida home, broke into his safe

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Interactive: Our Padang - The green, green grass of home

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Grease star and singer Olivia Newton-John dies at 73

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C'wealth Games: S'pore 'overperformed' as badminton, table tennis, swimming get kudos

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Crypto 'mixer' used by North Korean hackers is slapped with US sanctions

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Power Play: Beijing is not ready for war, but it means business

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Power Play: China's show of force hardens US resolve to defend Taiwan

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Taiwan tensions mark a low in US-China relations, but it could have been worse

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Pelosi's visit fallout - new benchmark for Chinese pressure on Taiwan

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Desperately seeking nurses: What can be done to retain them?

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Malaysia Finance Minister denies Budget will be brought forward to allow early election

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Aussie nuclear-powered sub plan raises fears of arms race

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Debate on intolerance after student made to wear hijab in Indonesia

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Sky-high shipping rates show signs of shrinking as port backlogs ease

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Duterte's costly pivot: Inquirer

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A future-proof and forward-looking Asean economic community: Jakarta Post contributor

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Countdown to GE: When will Malaysia vote?

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Umno-led Barisan Nasional sets its sights on recapturing Selangor in next GE

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Malaysia GE microsite: Get the latest

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Rise above blame games to common challenge, urges top zoonotic diseases expert Wang Linfa

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On biodiversity, we've done disastrously. On climate change, the window's closing: Tommy Koh

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Internal divisions in US hardening, warns Yale's Prof Amy Chua

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Use technology to reconnect, not separate: Writer Chen Qiufan

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Sporting Life: In a competitive world one truth prevails - evolve or step aside

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Chinese drills a simulation of Taiwan blockade and future invasion, say experts

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Time to take more flexible approach to sick leave?

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The danger of climate 'doomerism'

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Is there too much optimism in the markets?

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A good life is not achieved alone but with and for others

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askST Jobs: My colleagues invited me for drinks after work. What conversation topics are appropriate?

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The Rubbish Artist who wants to help save the world

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Thailand's tourism industry rebounds as it heads into high season

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Great Barrier Reef shows big increase in coral cover, but future uncertain: Report

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World dangerously unprepared for worst-case 'climate endgame' scenarios, say scientists

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How a celebrity CEO's rule of fear helped bring down hot S'pore start-up Zilingo

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Taiwan Strait: Cross-strait clash could draw others into the fray

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Korean Peninsula: Uneasy status quo, but sparks fly when North tests missiles

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South China Sea: Home to oil, gas reserves and rich fishing grounds

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East China Sea: Isles near potentially huge oil, gas deposits

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US calls China 'irresponsible' amid claims of attack rehearsals around Taiwan

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Battling bank-related phishing scams

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Embracing DeFI and Web 3.0 as the future of digital finance

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Drink scenes in Korean dramas raise a ruckus

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In Pictures: Singapore kicks off National Day celebrations with concert, carnivals

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Interactive: Pre-Parade Preparation Party

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Earth Overshoot Day: How many earths would we need if everyone lived like S'poreans?

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Interactive: Can smartphones replace professional cameras?

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Interactive: A makeover for this 110-year-old Catholic church in S'pore

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Interactive: Meet the boy who climbed a mountain to help kids with club foot

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Interactive: Are you living in a dengue cluster?

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Before and after: Life in S'pore 100 days since Covid-19 curbs lifted

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Changes to P1 registration: Are you likely to face balloting at the school of your choice?

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Interactive: How robots are changing surgery

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Interactive: How Lion City Sailors are outspending other S'pore Premier League clubs

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'Why would you do that?': I took a 65-hour train ride across the United States - and loved it

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Visiting beautiful Hokkaido on a package tour can be fun

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Happiness at Disneyland Paris comes at a price

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In Quest Of: London's top tipples

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US Senate passes major $594b Bill to fight climate change, cut drug costs

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Frozen US-China cooperation presents new hitch for global warming

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S'pore stepping up efforts to tackle heat as temperatures could hit 40 deg C by 2045

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In Pictures: National Day celebrations kick off over the weekend

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Interactive: Bidding farewell to a beloved organic farm in S'pore

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Commonwealth Games: Table tennis veteran Feng Tianwei reclaims singles title in comeback win

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Questions raised in Malaysia Parliament on why contractor was paid $1.86b though no ship delivered

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Commonwealth Games: S'pore clinch historic badminton mixed doubles gold after beating England

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Commonwealth Games: 10 Sri Lankans missing in Birmingham

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C'wealth Games: Yeo Jia Min wins S'pore's first badminton women's singles medal since 2002

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Over 80,000 tourists trapped in Chinese resort city of Sanya after Covid-19 outbreak

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Singaporean, 63, cycles 35,000km through Africa, China and South-east Asia

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Commonwealth Games: Singapore shuttlers in mixed doubles final after stunning Malaysia

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Aaron Kwok shares rare photo with his parents-in-law on wife's birthday

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