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Gulf in class as Arsenal hit hapless Villa for five

Gulf in class as Arsenal hit hapless...

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LONDON — Arsenal climbed above rivals Tottenham Hotspur into fifth in the Premier League and inflicted more misery on a goal-shy Aston Villa with an emphatic 5-0 victory...

No one hurt as small blasts rattle Bangkok mall shoppers

No one hurt as small blasts rattle...

February 02
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BANGKOK — Two explosions at a transit hub near major downtown shopping malls in the Thai capital last night (Feb 1) were caused by small improvised explosive devices, but no one...

Djokovic crowned King down under

Djokovic crowned King down under

February 02
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MELBOURNE — Novak Djokovic may never win as many Wimbledon or US Open titles as Roger Federer, or as many French Open championships as Rafael Nadal, but when it comes to the...

Murdered Japanese hostage drawn to stories of the vulnerable

Murdered Japanese hostage drawn to...

February 02
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TOKYO — Whether in tsunami-stricken north-eastern Japan or conflict-ridden Sierra Leone, the stories of the vulnerable, the children and the poor drove the work of journalist...

Beijing aims to be first to host Summer, Winter Olympics

Beijing aims to be first to host...

February 02
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CHONGLI (China) — Clad in neon green from head to toe, Chinese snowboarder He Qiang is part of a growing cohort of middle-class enthusiasts in a country with little tradition of...

Malaysian billionaire denies allegations he bet against ringgit

Malaysian billionaire denies...

February 02
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KUALA LUMPUR — Billionaire Tong Kooi Ong yesterday sought to fend off allegations that he is involved in a US$1.4 billion (S$1.9 billion) bet against the ringgit, and denied...

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Columbarium tender puzzling

I refer to the report “No commercial columbarium at temple site in Sengkang” (Jan 30)....

Grey areas in new liquor laws

I refer to the report “Stricter alcohol laws passed, expected to take effect in April” ...