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A maid stole money from a provision shop run by her employer’s mother in Singapore with the intention to build a house in the Philippines.
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For most of those involved in the film pre-sales business, the virtual Pre-Cannes Screenings, running June 21-25, is the main event, with the in-person Cannes festival and market in July almost a sideshow. The mood of those approaching this month’s bazaar is mostly upbeat, but with a note of sober caution. “I would say that […]
For the uninitiated, Martabak Manis is an Indonesian (and in some ways, Malaysian too) dessert staple that closely resembles what we Singaporeans know as Min Jiang Kueh, albeit usually fluffier and filled with toppings that can make a sweet tooth delirious with joy.
Cannes Lions, the annual gathering for the advertising and marketing community, will take place online again this year, running June 21-25, but every effort is being made to make it as live an event as possible. The show will be broadcast live every day, although the sessions will also be available on demand. There are […]
Gov. Gavin Newsom says California will pay off all the past-due rent that accumulated in the nation's most populated state because of the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, a promise to make landlords whole while giving renters a clean slate. Left unsettled is whether California will continue to ban evictions for unpaid rent beyond June 30, a pandemic-related order that was meant to be temporary but is proving difficult to undo. Federal eviction protections also are set to expire on June 30.
The VALORANT Champions Tour Game Changers SEA will "supplement the ongoing competitive season by providing a pro player circuit that reflects the diversity and global nature of the VALORANT community and player talent seen in the region".
The first round results of France's regional elections marked a form of failure for President Emmanuel Macron's party, said Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin on Monday, although he added it was too soon to draw conclusions for the 2022 Presidential vote. France's far right performed worse than predicted in Sunday's regional elections, exit polls showed, and the centre-right made a comeback while the vote as a whole was impacted by a high abstention rate. Asked on France 2 television if Sunday's results were a failure for Macron's party, Darmanin replied: "Of course."
A Turkish zoo has welcomed the birth of an elephant calfLOCATION: IZMIR, TURKEYThe baby girl is an endangered Asian elephantShe weighed nearly 250 pounds and is yet to be namedHer mother Begumcan was pregnant for two yearsNAME: SAHIN AFSIN, DIRECTOR OF IZMIR WILDLIFE PARK"I'm excited, very excited. There is a great joy, it is impossible to describe. We really did have a daughter. We were constantly consulting with all our friends, especially zookeepers, about when the birth would take place, because they did not have any symptoms. Last week, there was a little swelling in their abdomen, we knew (that she was pregnant), but we could not predict whether it was time to deliver or not. It has been today's blessing."Begumcan already has two daughters called Izmir and DenizBoth were born in the zoo
A sluggish start ended one dream for American sprinter Noah Lyles, but the world 200 metre champion has hopes for others in both his favourite event and for social justice. Raising his left fist in a black glove before the 100m final at the U.S. Olympic trials on Sunday, Lyles, who finished seventh, said later he would still challenge for the Tokyo Olympics 200m gold and work to end social injustice in America. "Black lives matter," said Lyles, who was far off his best on the track, finishing in 10.05.
Prime Minister Stefan Lofven looked destined to be the first Swedish premier to be ousted by parliament on Monday after his government's weekend efforts to broker a deal to win back the support of the Left Party fell through. That would leave Lofven with one week to either resign or call snap elections, unseen in Sweden since 1958. "It is looking like we will have a historic day in parliament," national daily Dagens Nyheter said on its front page.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 21 — The Ministry of Health (MoH) recorded 4,611 new Covid-19 cases today. This is the second time this month that new infections have dropped below the 5,000-case mark. The...
GEORGE TOWN, June 21 — A total of 53 suicide cases were reported in Penang between January and May this year, and this has prompted the state Health Department to prioritise mental health issues....
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China has broadened a crackdown on its massive cryptocurrency mining industry with a ban on mines in a key southwestern province.
A climate change revolt in Australia's governing coalition on Monday brought in a new deputy prime minister likely to challenge the country's already hesitant moves to cut greenhouse gas emissions.
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The boom in bigger-budget U.K. movies and series — funded mostly by the global streamers and Hollywood studios — has created shortages in skilled labor at a time when there is also a desire to improve diversity in the workforce. Both issues have been made more challenging due to the pandemic. Research released recently by […]