Singapore, Indonesia Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Singapore angler catches basket star: 5 things to know about the sea creatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Straits Times

    When Singaporean Ramlan Saim caught a basket star off Pulau Ubin last month, he thought he had reeled in a bunch of seaweed. But when the creature, which seemed to have more than a hundred arms, started to move "like an alien", he took a video of it which later went viral on Facebook, with almost eight million views and close to 130,000 likes.

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  2. Elva Hsiao, rumoured to be dating Singapore guy, says everyone with a smartphone is a paparazzoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Straits Times

    Dressed in a studded red leather jacket, Taiwanese singer Elva Hsiao waltzed in fashionably late for press event here on Thursday. The emcee of the event had earlier apologised that her flight into Singapore was delayed.

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  3. Hougang fair went ahead as AHPETC did not agree with NEA's actions: Sylvia LimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The two-and-a-half day trial saw Sylvia Lim, the town council's chairman, explaining why she felt NEA's "trade fair" application form was not suitable for this fair. The District Judge is expected to deliver his ruling at the end of November.

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  4. War relic detonated at Telok Blangah construction siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The relic was found on Wednesday evening. Police said the Singapore Armed Forces' Chemical, Biological, Radiogical and Explosive Defence group has removed the relic for safe disposal.

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  5. No Thanks to Umno's Deliberate Racial Bullying: Chinese in self-isolation mode - ZamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Former information minister Zainuddin Maidin said while Chinese Malaysians do not wish to be called 'pendatang' , they want to hold on to the identity of 'bahasa pendatang' . In his latest blog posting, he noted how Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak had called on the Chinese community to learn Bahasa Malaysia during the recent MCA annual meet.

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  6. Best Singapore songs in one concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Straits Times

    Singapore's most iconic songs will come to the fore in a mega concert at the National Stadium on Aug 7, 2015. Sing50 commemorates the country's 50th anniversary and will feature local artists performing 50 songs in various genres and the four official languages.

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  7. Scientists combine new type of nanoparticle with photodynamic therapy to kill cancer cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Medical News

    An international group of scientists led by Gang Han, PhD, at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, has combined a new type of nanoparticle with an FDA-approved photodynamic therapy to effectively kill deep-set cancer cells in vivo with minimal damage to surrounding tissue and fewer side effects than chemotherapy. This promising new treatment strategy could expand the current use of photodynamic therapies to access deep-set cancer tumors.

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  8. Indon scholar Runs Rings round sleepy M'sian authorities: Ulil defies ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Despite being denied entry into Malaysia, Indonesian Muslim scholar Dr Ulil Abshar Abdalla had the last laugh today as he addressed an audience of 100 in Kuala Lumpur today via Skype. Ulil was speaking at the 3rd International Conference on Human Rights and Peace and Conflict in Southeast Asia, held at the Swiss Garden Hotel in the capital.

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  9. Council to encourage lifelong learning establishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Lifelong Learning Council will provide counselling, guidance and recommendations for Singaporeans, and facilitate partnerships and networking opportunities to promote learning. Senior Minister of State for Manpower Amy Khor at WDA's pop-up Learning Cafe at Jurong Point on Thursday .

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  10. Dr. Ellis's Fellow, Dr. Lee, Presented with the 2014 Claus D. Walter...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | PRWeb

    Dr. David A. F. Ellis' fellow, Dr. Tee Sin Lee received the highest grade out of all of the 2014 IBCFPRS test takers, earning him the Claus D. Walter Award for Academic Excellence. He was presented with the award during the AAFPRS meeting on September 18, 2014, in Orlando, FL.

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  11. Multimillion-dollar markup for HotApps US saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | ZDNet

    Singapore-listed property development and technology company Singapore eDevelopment has announced that it has signed an agreement with United States-based company Fragmented Industry Exchange to sell its instant messaging software business HotApps for $700 million. The proposed deal is aimed at resulting in the purchasing company acquiring all of HotApps, realigning its business focus wholly on the instant messaging platform, while the selling company will attain nearly 100 percent control over the Delaware-incorporated buyer.

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  12. Cement tanker overturns at Clementi Ave 6 exit on AYERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The slip road from the expressway was closed after the accident on Wednesday evening, which caused traffic to be backed up to Buona Vista. SINGAPORE: A Malaysian-registered cement tanker overturned at the Clementi Avenue 6 exit along the Ayer Rajah Expressway towards Tuas on Wednesday evening, causing traffic to be backed up to Buona Vista.

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  13. NUS Business School Professor Ishtiaq Pasha Mahmood Wins Rising Star...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Sys-Con Media

    Dubbed the 'Oscars of the business school world' by the Financial Times, the annual awards are given out by the Aspen Institute in the United States to recognise educators who have integrated social and environmental issues into academic research, educational programmes, and business practice. The award ceremony takes place today in New York.

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  14. Singapore angler clarifies that he was the one who caught the basket starRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Straits Times

    Singaporean angler Ramlan Saim has clarified that he was the one who reeled in a strange octopus-like creature, a catch which has captured global attention. While several international news outlets had identified the angler as a Mr Ong Han Boon, Mr Ramlan said on Wednesday morning that this was a case of mistaken identity.

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  15. The Penang classical scene is building up momentum with the Penang Philharmonic OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Star Online

    Penang is already well known as a Unesco World Heritage site and for its mouth-watering hawker food. Someday, it might even be famous for its music.

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  16. Blogger Roy Ngerng refutes reports he has fled S'poreRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Asia News Network

    Blogger Roy Ngerng, who is understood to be among those the police want to interview about the Hong Lim Park fracas last month, has posted on his Facebook page that he is in Malaysia attending a conference. Media reports had said the police had not been able to contact him for an investigation on the Sept 27 protest session that disrupted a YMCA charity carnival held in the same park but at different lawns.

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  17. The inauguration crashersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Age

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott is off to the inauguration party of incoming Indonesian President Joko Widodo this Sunday but it appears that he - and other world leaders - have not actually been invited. Mr Abbott will be joined at the ceremony for the new president, who is widely known as Jokowi, by the Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah, East Timorese President Xanana Gusmao, Papua New Guinea Governor-General Michael Ogjio, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe.

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  18. Tussle over widow's assets: Ex-guide hired recruitment firm to apply for work passRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Straits Times

    Rikvin had helped Mr Yang set up the Young Music and Dance Studio in March 2009. Its second application on his behalf for an Employment Pass six months later was successful.

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  19. Vampire prevention measures in BulgariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Inside Bay Area

    It seems we have the good people of 13th century Bulgaria to thank for the generally vampire-free world we live in today. Legend has it that a common practice back then was for iron stakes to be driven through corpses of those who had been considered evil when alive.

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  20. 100-Armed Sea Creature Caught By FishermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WebProNews

    A fisherman in Singapore got the shock of a lifetime when he reeled in a strange looking creature that he claims had over 100 tentacles or arms. Ong Han Boon said he caught the strange creature while fishing for lunch recently on the island of Sentosa and admitted that he couldn't believe his eyes when he got the creature off his line.

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