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Singapore General Election 2015

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  • Debuchy mulled Arsenal exit after losing place to Bellerin

    Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy has said he considered leaving the Gunners after losing his place in their starting line-up to Spaniard Hector Bellerin, French sports daily L'Equipe reported. Arsene Wenger signed the France international for a reported 12 million pounds ($18.3 million) last season as a replacement for Bacary Sagna, who moved to Manchester City. "It is difficult," Debuchy told L'Equipe.

    Reuters 35 mins ago
  • Clamp down on rallies would lead to ‘Arab Spring’ in Malaysia, group warns

    PUTRAJAYA, Sept 4 — Malaysia could end up with its own version of the Arab Spring if the federal government chooses to clamp down on the people’s freedom of expression and assembly, Amnesty...

    The Malay Mail Online 38 mins ago
  • Sacked Umno woman who sued Najib gets praise from Dr Mahathir

    Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has praised sacked Umno Langkawi member Anina Saadudin for standing up to the party after she filed a suit against Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak over the RM2.6 billion donation in his personal bank accounts. In a letter to Anina, the former prime minister offered words of encouragement and urged her to continue...

    The Malaysian Insider 47 mins ago
  • GE2015: Humanising Dr Chee Soon Juan

    This election, the bulk of the media reports on local mainstream media seems to be dominated by reports on the Aljunied-Hougang-Punggol East Town Council (AHPETC) saga. I don’t know about you, but frankly, I am sick of it. While it is an important issue, it is not the SOLE issue affecting Singapore and Singaporeans, and definitely

    Alvinology.com
  • McDonald's Japan hit by another food scandal

    McDonald's in Japan said on Friday it was investigating an incident involving a customer who was injured by plastic shards found inside a drink, the latest in a string of food contamination scandals. Dozens of pieces of plastic were found inside the beverage, a company spokesman told AFP, adding that a plastic instrument used to make the drink may have been the source. McDonald's Japan unit has been battered by a series of scandals including a human tooth found in some fries.

    AFP News
  • United's 'lack of experience' wrecked De Gea deal - Perez

    Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has blamed Manchester United's "lack of negotiating experience" for the failure of goalkeeper David De Gea's move to the Spanish capital on Monday. The deal, which included Real's Costa Rica keeper Keylor Navas moving to United, broke down in surreal circumstances when the completed paperwork was not filed with the Spanish league (La Liga) until just after the midnight deadline. Real and United blamed each other for the snafu and Perez added more fuel to the fire late on Thursday when he suggested in an interview with Spanish radio broadcaster Cadena Ser the English club's negotiating team had not been up to the job.

    Reuters 46 mins ago
  • GE2015: Workers’ Party slams PAP’s “arrogant power”

    The Workers’ Party (WP) has hit out at the pervasive influence of the People’s Action Party (PAP) due to its dominance at a packed rally for the Jalan Besar Group Representation Constituency (GRC) on Thursday (Sep 3). Leveling the criticisms at the ruling party, chairman Sylvia Lim said “power has made the PAP more and more arrogant”.

    Yahoo Newsroom
  • Johor prince leads call for coach’s dismissal after 10-0 thrashing by UAE

    Reeling from Harimau Malaya's shocking 10-0 defeat to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the World Cup qualifying rounds, angry fans have taken to social media to demand that coach Dollah Salleh be sacked immediately. Leading the charge is Johor crown prince Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim, a vocal critic of the Football Association of Malaysia...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • Image of dead child on beach haunts and frustrates the world

    The photo of the dead 3-year-old Syrian boy on a Turkish beach is haunting.

    Associated Press
  • Tunku Aziz admits Putrajaya meddling in 1MDB probe

    A staunch pro-government defender has reluctantly agreed that Putrajaya had meddled in the investigations on the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal, which saw the sacking of two ministers and job transfers for several investigators involved in the probe. Tunku Abdul Aziz Tunku Ibrahim, who heads the Anti-Corruption Advisory Board...

    The Malaysian Insider
  • Cops take DAP leader’s statement over ties with Sarawak Report, Justo

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 4 — The police today hauled up opposition lawmaker Tony Pua for questioning over his alleged links to whistleblower website Sarawak Report’s (SR) editor Clare Rewcastle-Brown...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • MCA to find out the truth first before making comments

    KUALA LUMPUR: MCA will find out if former party president Tun Dr Ling Liong Sik really attended a Bersih 4.0 rally which was held at Langley Park in Perth. Party president Datuk Seri Dr Liow Ting Lai who spoke to reporters here yesterday said that the party will get to the truth before making any comments. Liow also dismissed a news portal report which claimed that he as MCA president would decide on the action to be taken against Ling.

    New Straits Times
  • Bob Arum expects Pacquiao to retire in 2016

    Manny Pacquiao's promoter Bob Arum says the Filipino boxer is ready to hang up his gloves after one more fight in 2016 and then make the switch to being a full-time politician. Arum told the Los Angeles Times on Thursday night that the 36-year-old Pacquiao wants to get on with his political career and run for the Senate in the Philippines. "I believe he'll take one more fight, then run for the Senate in the Philippines," Arum told the newspaper in a telephone interview from China.

    AFP News
  • Three low-powered cars that are surprisingly fun to drive

    According to the figures from the Land Transport Authority, more than four out of five cars here are powered by engines smaller than 2.0 litres in size. As these three new or upcoming cars show, what makes a car fun to drive is a mix of engine performance and agility, working in complimentary fashion. For now, the 318i is the only version of BMW’s facelifted 3 Series on sale here.

    CarBuyer Singapore
  • GE2015: Terence Tan of the Workers' Party

    In this series, Yahoo Singapore speaks to candidates for the upcoming General Election. Members of Singapore's various political parties have been invited to participate. Featured here: Terence Tan of the Workers’ Party, who was interviewed Monday, 31 August.

    Yahoo Newsroom
  • 'My children slipped through my hands': father of drowned Syrian boy

    It was dark and everyone was screaming," Abdullah Kurdi told Turkey's Dogan news agency of the moment the dinghy began to sink. "We tried to cling to the small boat, but it was deflating." Abdullah cut an inconsolable figure sitting outside the morgue in Bodrum on Thursday, staring blankly into his mobile phone as he waited for the coffins of his family to be loaded onto a municipal van, an AFP photographer reported. Abdullah had been trying to cross along with his family and up to three other Syrians from the flashpoint town of Kobane that last year was the subject of a months-long battle between Kurdish militias and jihadists, Turkish media said.

    AFP News
  • At a Berlin church, Muslim refugees converting in droves

    BERLIN (AP) — Mohammed Ali Zonoobi bends his head as the priest pours holy water over his black hair. "Will you break away from Satan and his evil deeds?" pastor Gottfried Martens asks the Iranian refugee. "Will you break away from Islam?"

    Associated Press
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  • 60,000 Antelopes Died in 4 Days — And No One Knows Why

    When geoecologist Steffen Zuther and his colleagues arrived in central Kazakhstan to monitor the calving of one herd of saigas, a critically endangered, steppe-dwelling antelope, veterinarians in the area had already reported dead animals on the ground. "But since there happened to be die-offs of limited extent during the last years, at first we were not really alarmed," Zuther, the international coordinator of the Altyn Dala Conservation Initiative, told Live Science. But within four days, the entire herd — 60,000 saiga — had died.

    LiveScience.com
  • Prasarana to partner MRCB, George Kent to build RM9b LRT extension

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 4— Government-owned public transportation systems manager Prasarana Malaysia Negara Berhad will be partnering with George Kent Sdn Bhd and the Malaysian Resources Corporation...

    The Malay Mail Online 44 mins ago
  • Highmark CEO fired after fight with mistress's husband sues

    The former CEO of Pittsburgh health insurance giant Highmark Inc. is suing the company for $32 million, saying he was wrongfully fired because he refused to fire a female employee with whom he was having ...

    Associated Press