France, Iraq to discuss framework for putting jihadists on trial

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Wednesday said he would discuss a judicial framework for putting jihadists on trial during an upcoming visit...

Trump impeachment probe claims ‘dramatic progress’

by Paul HANDLEY The leader of the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump said Tuesday that witnesses had provided substantial support for allegations that Trump...

Crunch Brexit talks resume as EU and UK close in on possible text

by Dave CLARK British and European negotiators resumed intense negotiations on a draft Brexit deal Wednesday after late-night talks brought them closer but failed to...

Hong Kong leader abandons policy speech after heckles from lawmakers

by Jerome TAYLOR / Jasmine LEUNG Hong Kong's embattled leader abandoned a State of the Union-style speech on Wednesday after she was heckled by rowdy...

North Korea’s Kim horseback ride spurs policy shift speculation

New pictures of Kim Jong Un riding a white horse through a winter landscape to the summit of Mount Paektu, a sacred peak for...

M’sian Transport Minister says details of JB-SG rail link will be finalised by month end

Kuala Lumpur—The long-awaited details concerning the railway between Singapore and Johor Baru will be announced within the next two weeks, according to an announcement...

S$400b worth of food lost before reaching stores; in Singapore alone, S$2.54 billion gets lost in transit

A recent report from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) revealed that S$400 billion worth of food is lost...

Heng Swee Keat stays mindful of lessons from LKY, GCT to care for Singapore’s seniors

Singapore—At an event for seniors on Sunday, October 13, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat told those who had gathered together of the lessons...

Wrong prescription from Singaporean doc leads to patient’s death

The State Courts charged Haridass Ramdass, a 75-year-old Singaporean doctor who operated a clinic in Chander Road in Little India at the time of the...

Indonesia, Malaysia banking on technological revolution

Indonesia and Malaysia are putting a lot of faith in the technological era to break into the sluggish job creation market and offer better...

Appeal made for help with finding 84-year-old woman with dementia, last seen at Hougang

Singapore— A netizen has posted an appeal on social media to help find an 84-year-old woman, who has been missing since October 13, Sunday....

As Singapore navigates uncharted waters of global uncertainty, PAP and NUTC must establish “symbiotic relationshp” – PM Lee Hsien Loong

In a keynote speech delivered at the NTUC Delegates’ Conference today, PM Lee Hsien Loong guaranteed the Government’s pledge to keep workers at the...

AHTC trial: The real monkey in the room

With Justice Kannan Ramesh having found Workers’ Party leaders Low Thia...

Carrie Lam should be replaced by Chinese official

Toh Han Shih In a press conference in Hong Kong on October...

We need safe spaces to air our grievances

The following is my speech delivered on 5th of October 2019...

Why did Mahathir toy with GST’s return ahead of ‘Malay Dignity’ forum?

In a total reversal of Pakatan Harapan's electoral campaign that brought...

George Clooney’s sister-in-law jailed 3 weeks for second drink-driving offence

Tala Alamuddin Le Tallec was sentenced to three weeks’ jail and...

Liam Hemsworth focuses on self after breakup with Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth parted ways two months ago, but it's...

Wanderlust: The perks of travelling and hidden gems around Southeast Asia

By: Pradeep Suppiah Venturing out into the world exposes us to the...

Liam Hemsworth spotted getting hit by a cab

While Miley Cyrus wreaks havoc on the Internet with Cody Simpsons,...