Monday , 19 February 2018

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Obama warns China, backs Philippines

MANILA – US President Barack Obama ended an Asian tour on Tuesday with a warning to China towards utilizing pressure to resolve territorial disputes, and an “ironclad” promise of army help for the Philippines. Obama used an handle to US and Filipino troops in Manila to once more voice concern over the more and more tense maritime rows between China ... Read More »

Top 10 complaints of Chinese girlfriends

Editor’s notice: Chinese ladies who’re courting non-Chinese guys typically categorical numerous points which displease them – and the problems are principally as a result of cultural variations and a lack of know-how. One of our discussion board readers from Pakistan despatched us an inventory of what he considers the ten commonest complaints of Chinese girlfriends. Nosherwanabbasi (Pakistan) M. You do ... Read More »

Microsoft rushes to fix browser after attacks; no fix for XP users

BOSTON – Microsoft Corp is dashing to repair a bug in its extensively used Internet Explorer net browser after a pc safety agency disclosed the flaw over the weekend, saying hackers have already exploited it in assaults on some US corporations. PCs operating Windows XP won’t obtain any updates fixing that bug when they’re launched, nevertheless, as a result of ... Read More »

Revision of ERP Rates at 11 Gantries Starting May

SINGAPORE – The Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) charges will fall by as a lot as $P at seven gantries, together with these on the new Marina Coastal Expressway (MCE), and go up by $B at 4 others from subsequent month to May. The new costs will take impact from Monday. One of the costliest ERP charges – $S alongside the MCE ... Read More »

South Korean prime minister resigns over ferry sinking

SEOUL – South Korea’s prime minister resigned Sunday, blaming corruption and “deep-rooted evil” for the sinking of a passenger ferry that left 300 individuals lifeless or lacking, as anger grows over the bungled response to the tragedy. Chung Hong-gained admitted he had not been as much as the duty of overseeing rescue operations after the Sewol capsized with 476 individuals ... Read More »

Man Groped Female Commuter Continuously in a Crowded Train

SINGAPORE – A commuter noticed a person, age between 50-60, groping a feminine commuter in a crowded practice which was consider to be throughout peak hour. It appear to be on objective as there was loads of areas behind him however he select to not transfer. He was additionally believed to be working in a workplace by the look of ... Read More »

Singapore Govt wants to give NSmen more benefits, Women’s Organisation, AWARE disagrees

SINGAPORE – In a information report in the present day, Singapore Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen stated that the Defence Ministry is contemplating giving extra recognition to NSmen by giving us a much bigger stake within the nation, comparable to within the areas of housing, healthcare and schooling. Ask any Singaporean males and they’ll inform you that is lengthy overdue. Two ... Read More »

‘Asian flush’ Warning Sign for risk of cancer

SINGAPORE – Between the brisk chilly and the vacation cheer, many people get just a little pink within the face this time of yr. But for some individuals of Asian descent, a New Year’s toast – or perhaps a few beers after work – will set off a shiny purple blush often known as the “Asian flush,” which may additionally improve ... Read More »

Full-time NS-men had sex with 13-year-old at a Reservoir

SINGAPORE – A full-time nationwide serviceman with the Singapore Civil Defence Force was sentenced to 12 months’ jail on Tuesday for underage intercourse and desertion. Khairul Juperi, 24, who’s married with two younger youngsters, pleaded responsible to having intercourse with a thirteen-yr-previous woman together with her consent in a shelter close to Pandan Reservoir final November, based on The Straits Times. ... Read More »

Sinkhole suck in a lorry at Upper Changi Road East

SINGAPORE – A small part of street on Upper Changi East collapsed throughout peak hour morning visitors on Thursday. A sinkhole appeared on the center lane of the street close to Jalan Demak and appeared to be as extensive as one of many street’s three lanes. Photos from readers confirmed a development car tipped-over and caught within the sinkhole. A ... Read More »