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Singapore women forced to go abroad to freeze eggs and have babies later

Singapore -- A growing number of Singapore women are going overseas to have their eggs frozen to have children later in life. In Singapore, only...
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US lifts Trump-era ban on legal immigration

Washington -- US President Joe Biden has revoked a ban on legal immigration that was ordered by his predecessor Donald Trump to save American...
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Second US judge blocks Trump’s TikTok ban

A second US federal judge has suspended a Trump administration executive order threatening to ban TikTok in the United States. The preliminary injunction granted late...
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TikTok keeps ticking in US as deadline for asset sale passes

by Glenn CHAPMAN TikTok continued serving up short videos in the US despite missing a Trump administration deadline to come up with an acceptable...

Miley Cyrus banned from China for offensive photo

It is no surprise that Miley Cyrus has gotten into trouble once again. The singer-actress has been in the headlines many times over the...

Beer sales fizzle in Vietnam as drink-driving law hits bars

by Quy Le BUI Beer sales in Vietnam are down ahead of the lunar new year, bar owners said, as a tough new drink-driving law...

City in Aceh bans all New Year’s celebrations for being un-Islamic

A city in Indonesia's Aceh province is banning all celebrations related to the New Year, saying Muslims do not commemorate the Gregorian calendar. The...

Indonesia hits European Union with WTO lawsuit over palm oil

Indonesia has filed a World Trade Organization lawsuit against the European Union over plans to phase out palm oil-based biofuel for cars, the trade...

Japan govt ordered to pay damages over transgender toilet ban

A Tokyo court on Thursday ordered the Japanese government to pay compensation to a transgender official who was refused use of the women's bathroom...

Transport for London rejects new licence for Uber

London's transport authority on Monday refused to renew an operating licence for the ride-hailing giant Uber because of safety and security concerns. "Transport for London...
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