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Supermoon to light up China's Lantern Festival
BEIJING (CHINA DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - For Chinese who celebrate the annual Lantern Festival - or Chap Goh Meh - by going out on the streets to view the dazzling display of lanterns to mark the climax of the 15-day Chinese New Year ...
Public date: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00:00 +0800
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Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld dies, aged 85
PARIS (REUTERS, AFP) – German haute-couture designer Karl Lagerfeld, artistic director at Chanel and an icon of the fashion industry with his extravagant outfits and striking catwalks, has died aged 85. Instantly recognisable in his dark suits, pony ...
Public date: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 20:00:00 +0800
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Magician Shin Lim wins America's Got Talent: The Champions
LOS ANGELES - Magician Shin Lim has played the right cards yet again, casting a spell on Monday (Feb 18) to be crowned winner of the inaugural America's Got Talent: The Champions contest. The 27-year-old, who was born in Canada and raised in ...
Public date: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 20:00:00 +0800
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Biggest supermoon of 2019 lights up sky on Tuesday
SINGAPORE - Singaporeans kept their eyes peeled to the sky for the supermoon on Tuesday night (Feb 19), when the full moon was said to be the biggest and brightest this year. The supermoon coincided with the annual Lantern Festival, which marks the ...
Public date: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 22:00:00 +0800
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Bernie Sanders, the Original Lefty Radical, Faces an Army of Mini-Mes
Bernie Sanders, whose insurgent bid for the Democratic nomination came up short against Hillary Clinton in 2016, is giving it another go. On Tuesday, the Independent senator from Vermont announced he will once again seek the presidency, joining a ...
Public date: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 22:00:00 +0800
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Singapore Budget 2019 (Full Speech)
Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivered the Budget 2019 statement in Parliament on Monday (Feb 18), outlining a strategic plan “to build a strong, united Singapore”. Key announcements include details of the Merdeka Generation Package and a bonus ...
Public date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 04:00:00 +0800
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Chelsea vs Manchester United: Juan Mata hails 'perfect response' to PSG defeat ...
Juan Mata hailed Manchester United's FA Cup win at Chelsea as the “perfect reaction” to losing their unbeaten record under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and credited his manager's tactics for the victory. Solskjaer suffered his first setback in charge of United ...
Public date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 19:00:00 +0800
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Football: A timeline of the Ben Davis saga
SINGAPORE - The Ministry of Defence (Mindef) confirmed on Monday (Feb 18) that footballer Ben Davis has defaulted on his national service commitments. It is understood that the 18-year-old, who is on professional terms with English Premier League club ...
Public date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 20:00:00 +0800
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Firmino shakes off illness to be available for Liverpool vs Bayern clash
Firmino, though, is expected to start in a three-man attack with Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah, meaning the Brazilian will maintain his record of featuring in all 34 of Liverpool's European games under Klopp. Bayern, meanwhile, will make a late decision ...
Public date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 19:00:00 +0800
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NBA All-Star Game: Would incentives for the winning team create a more ...
The NBA's All-Star Game is in the books after Team LeBron defeated Team Giannis 178-164. Throughout the weekend, we saw the USA win the Rising Stars Challenge, Hamidou Diallo win the Slam Dunk Competition and Joe Harris stun Stephen Curry in ...
Public date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:00:00 +0800
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WWE Elimination Chamber 2019 Results: Kofi Kingston And The Winners And Losers ...
WWE Elimination Chamber had minimal buildup but knocked it out of the park with a very satisfying pay-per-view that featured twists, turns, history and, most importantly, Kofi Kingston. Winners: The WWE Women's Division ...
Public date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 13:00:00 +0800
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Singapore Budget 2019: A pleasant surprise for the Merdeka Generation
SINGAPORE - The Merdeka Generation (MG) package for Singaporeans born in the 1950s has turned out to be more generous than anticipated. All seniors from this generation will get a $100 top-up to their PAssion Silver cards as well as an additional ...
Public date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 20:00:00 +0800
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Case of lack of subsidy for Chas patient raises questions
Government policies, which are based on very good intentions and in the public interest, are sometimes stymied by deep-seated bureaucracy, lack of heart and lack of communication and integration (Chas patient not subsidised for polyclinic X-rays, Feb 15).
Public date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 22:00:00 +0800
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Pakistan flag is top result for 'the best toilet paper in the world' on Google ...
If you're searching Google for “the best toilet paper in the world,” you won't come across Charmin or Angel Soft. The top result: the green and white national flag of Pakistan. Why? In a statement to USA TODAY on Monday, Google said it was looking into ...
Public date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 11:00:00 +0800
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Piatek: '6 goals in 5 games in more than I imagined'
New AC Milan hero Krzysztof Piatek has revealed that scoring 6 goals in 5 games for his new club is more than he had ever imagined. Piatek's brace yesterday against Atalanta saw the rossoneri comeback from 1-0 down to win the game 3-1 and it not just ...
Public date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0800
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Chelsea vs Manchester United: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview
Chelsea and Manchester United lock horns at Stamford Bridge on Monday as they look to ensure their place in the draw for the FA Cup quarter-finals. Maurizio Sarri's Blues have been going through a rocky patch of late, with their Premier League campaign ...
Public date: Sun, 17 Feb 2019 22:00:00 +0800
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Girona shock Real Madrid as Ramos sent off
Casemiro powerfully headed in from Toni Kroos' deep cross from the right wing to give the hosts a first-half lead. Cristhian Stuani's penalty made it 1-1 after Sergio Ramos' handball and Girona's Portu then hit the crossbar. Portu netted the winner ...
Public date: Sun, 17 Feb 2019 19:00:00 +0800
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UK weather forecast: MASSIVE rain cloud to DRENCH Britain after 'FROSTY ...
The rain cloud is approaching from the west and will bring wet weather to Northern Ireland, much of Scotland, northern England, north Wales and the Midlands. The heaviest area will be western Scotland, which could see two to three inches of rain ...
Public date: Sun, 17 Feb 2019 18:00:00 +0800
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Bruno Ganz, actor who played Hitler in Downfall, dies aged 77
In a Guardian review of the film Rob Mackie described Ganz as “the most convincing screen Hitler yet: an old, bent, sick dictator with the shaking hands of someone with Parkinson's, alternating between rage and despair in his last days in the bunker”.
Public date: Sun, 17 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0800
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Chicago Police Are Seeking a Follow-Up Interview With Actor Jussie Smollett ...
(CHICAGO) — Chicago police said Sunday they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett after receiving new information that “shifted” their investigation of a reported attack on the “Empire” actor. The trajectory of the investigation ...
Public date: Sun, 17 Feb 2019 14:00:00 +0800