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    Yahoo News Singapore

    Lee Kuan Yew's will: Disciplinary Tribunal 'cherry-picked' evidence in censuring Suet Fern, say lawyers

    A Disciplinary Tribunal that censured Lee Suet Fern for grossly improper professional conduct in her handling of the late Lee Kuan Yew’s final will, “cherry-picked” evidence in arriving at its conclusions, said her lawyers at an appeal hearing.

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    AFP News

    Duterte to skip Philippine trial of Russia virus vaccine

    The Philippines will begin large-scale human testing of Russia's coronavirus vaccine in October, but President Rodrigo Duterte will not receive the inoculation until regulators guarantee its safety, his spokesman said Thursday. Duterte had offered himself up as a guinea pig for the very first jab, expressing "huge trust" in the vaccine, despite growing scepticism about its effectiveness. The country's Food and Drug Administration is expected to approve the vaccine -- developed by the Gamaleya research institute and the Russian defence ministry -- in April.

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    Associated Press

    As Hong Kongers seek to emigrate, some simply can’t leave

    Pamela Lam’s 6-year-old son fell in love with the Hong Kong protest anthem, “Glory to Hong Kong,” the first time he heard it, and he loves singing it, at home, in the shower, and sometimes on the streets. A sweeping new national security law, though, has made singing it in public risky. As China's Communist leaders tighten controls that many believe are stripping semi-autonomous Hong Kong of its freedoms, some families are considering leaving the former British colony, but few can afford to do so.

  • Celebrity
    Good Housekeeping

    Meghan Markle's Devastating Final Words as a Royal Have Been Revealed

    Meghan envisioned a different future with the royals.

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    Yahoo News Singapore

    Woman and 4 men arrested over fight at Hougang coffeeshop on National Day

    Four men and one woman, aged between 52 and 65, have been arrested over a fight that broke out at a coffeeshop in Hougang on National Day (9 August).

  • Entertainment
    The Independent

    Inception 10th anniversary: Michael Caine reveals truth about final scene of Christopher Nolan film

    Sir Michael Caine may have cleared up the ambiguous final scene of Inception, which was released in the UK 10 years ago.In a clip from 2018 which recently resurfaced on Reddit, the British actor is seen introducing a Film 4 screening of the acclaimed Christopher Nolan film. According to Caine, the filmmaker explicitly told him which scenes were real and which were a dream.

  • Sport
    Evening Standard

    Transfer news LIVE: Man United want Chilwell; Thiago latest; Oblak to Chelsea; Willian and Partey to Arsenal

    Welcome to the Evening Standard‘s rolling transfer news and rumours live blog as the summer transfer speculation increases.The window officially opened last month after the completion of the delayed 2019-2020 Premier League season. Premier League clubs will now be busy tweaking their squads ahead of the new campaign, with the window scheduled to close on October 5.