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Wednesday, Sep 20

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Man alleged to have bribed security guard at Singapore GP to take photo on track, retracts his claims

AsiaOne

September 20, 2017 4:20 PM On Wednesday, a Facebook user going by the profile of Viv Smith, posted in a closed Formula One interest group that it was "time to come clean".

Tuesday, Sep 19

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Athletics: Soh Rui Yong says he had no coaching help from Singapore Athletics ahead of SEA Games

AsiaOne / News

September 20, 2017 5:00 AM National athlete Soh Rui Yong says he retained his SEA Games marathon gold "without any coaching help" from Singapore Athletics (SA) ahead of last month's biennial event in Kuala Lumpur.

Sunday, Sep 17

Formula 1: Probe into alleged illegal track entry, bribery claim

AsiaOne

September 18, 2017 5:00 AM Race organisers Singapore GP said yesterday that they are investigating an alleged breach in track security at the Marina Bay Street Circuit.

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American rapper Coolio misses out on debut Singapore show after being denied entry

AsiaOne

September 17, 2017 10:16 PM SINGAPORE - Plans for American rapper Coolio to perform with his band for the first time in Singapore on Sunday night (Sept 17) at a Formula One after-party had to be called off after he was denied entry into…

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Formula One: Hamilton wins wet and wild Singapore Grand Prix, increases championship lead to 28 points

September 17, 2017 8:40 PM SINGAPORE - Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton struck a decisive blow in his championship battle with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel on Sunday (Sep 17), as he took the honours in Formula One's first wet night race.

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Formula One: Singapore GP investigating alleged breach in track security at Marina Bay Street Circuit

AsiaOne

September 17, 2017 7:56 PM SINGAPORE - Race organisers Singapore GP said on Sunday (Sep 17) that they are investigating an alleged breach in track security at the Marina Bay Street Circuit.

Saturday, Sep 16

17

SEA Games champ Soh Rui Yong objects to giving part of MAP award to Singapore Athletics, says it 'failed to adequately help' athletes ahead of KL event

AsiaOne

September 16, 2017 10:54 PM SINGAPORE - National marathoner Soh Rui Yong, who retained his SEA Games gold in Kuala Lumpur last month, has protested against having to donate part of his award money to Singapore Athletics (SA).

Monday, Sep 11

09

New AI can determine person's sexual orientation through photos

AsiaOne

Artificial intelligence (AI) has grown leaps and bounds in recent years and a new development can even accurately guess a person's sexual orientation. A study conducted by researchers from Stanford University has revealed that one computer…

Wednesday, Sep 6

07

US actress Meghan Markle finally speaks about dating Prince Harry

AsiaOne

LOS ANGELES - American actress Meghan Markle has opened up about her relationship with British royal Prince Harry in a candid interview published Tuesday, confirming the couple are "in love." Markle, a star of US legal drama "Suits," told…

Monday, Aug 21

06

New mother 'cut in two' after hospital lift malfunctions

AsiaOne

It's a grisly end more befitting a Final Destination movie, but one that sadly befell a young woman at a hospital in Seville, Spain. The 26-year-old patient was reportedly 'cut in two' due to a lift malfunction on Sunday (Aug 20), after…

Thursday, Aug 17

07

Navy serviceman and para-athlete Jason Chee soldiers on after losing right eye to cancer

AsiaOne

August 17, 2017 12:01 PM To say that life has dealt Jason Chee a bad hand would be an understatement. Five years after a horrific naval ship accident that bound him to a wheelchair, the navy serviceman has also lost an eye.

Saturday, Aug 5

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Can boosting the immune system keep cancer from coming back?

AsiaOne

Immunotherapy has helped terminally ill patients recover temporarily, as well as patients with tumours not treatable by surgery. An advanced treatment that uses the immune system to control cancer, immunotherapy is still in its infancy…

Sunday, Jul 30

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Hungry again in Hungary

AsiaOne

July 31, 2017 5:00 AM Perspective is everything in life. When Joseph Schooling won bronze at the swimming World Championships in 2015, it was seen as a seminal moment in Singapore sport. Two years later, the same colour of metal carries…

Saturday, Jul 29

Swimming: I got schooled, says Joseph Schooling

AsiaOne

July 30, 2017 5:00 AM Joseph Schooling admitted that he has paid the price for his post-Olympic hangover after his dream of a World Championships gold medal was sunk at the Danube Arena.

Sunday, Jul 23

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Swimming: Schooling sets new Asian and S'pore 50m fly mark, qualifies third-fastest for semis at World C'ships

AsiaOne

July 23, 2017 5:04 PM BUDAPEST - Olympic champion Joseph Schooling set a new Asian and Singapore record in the 50m butterfly event on Sunday (July 23) on the opening day of the World Swimming Championships.

Thursday, Jul 20

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Football: Cristiano Ronaldo to visit Peter Lim and family today

July 21, 2017 5:00 AM The Peter Lim household is currently abuzz as not only has the Singaporean billionaire welcomed his first grandchild, but his friend, football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, will be paying the family a visit.

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Football: Cristiano Ronaldo to visit Singapore on July 21

The Straits Times

July 20, 2017 2:53 PM Portugal and Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo will be in Singapore on Friday (July 21) to sign a major endorsement deal.

Saturday, Jun 24

13

Powerlifting duo return to Singapore after being stranded in Belarus due to visa mix-up

AsiaOne

June 24, 2017 6:02 PM SINGAPORE - After being stranded in Belarus for 30 hours due to a visa mix-up, powerlifting brothers Matthew and Marcus Yap have finally arrived back home on Saturday afternoon.

Friday, Jun 23

11

'Half-human' lamb in South Africa terrifies both locals and the internet

AsiaOne

Put down whatever you're eating or drinking right now before you proceed with this piece of news. Residents and farmers of Lady Frere in Eastern Province, South Africa have been living in fear since a sheep gave birth to a 'half-human,…

Saturday, May 6

03

Stephen Hawking says humans must colonize another planet in 100 years or face extinction

AsiaOne

Stephen Hawking speaks on stage as he and Yuri Milner host press conference to announce Breakthrough Starshot, a new space exploration initiative, at One World Observatory on April 12, 2016 in New York City.

Wednesday, May 3

09

Warning to parents: Are your kids playing the 'Blue Whale' online game?

AsiaOne

It was previously reported that fake and disturbingly violent episodes of children's cartoon 'Peppa Pig' on YouTube were being unknowingly screened to tots. Now, it's not just children's shows that are at risk of being abused. An online…

Tuesday, May 2

08

Can fasting help with weight loss?

AsiaOne

People who fast every other day won't necessarily lose more weight than dieters who cut calories in other ways, a US study suggests. Fasting regimens that involve alternate-day calorie restriction have become increasingly popular, in part…

Friday, Apr 28

Potentially harmful effects of energy drinks - it's not the caffeine

AsiaOne

Drinking 32 ounces of energy drink is associated with potentially harmful changes in blood pressure and heart function that are beyond those seen with caffeine alone, according to a new study. There are more than 500 energy drink products…

Monday, Apr 17

10

United Airlines just kicked off a bride and groom headed to their wedding

AsiaOne

At this point, it'd be more shocking to read a positive headline about United Airlines. A bride and groom heading to Costa Rica for their wedding were kicked off a United flight out of Houston this weekend, KHOU-TV first reported. The…

Wednesday, Apr 12

04

Staying the course, Duterte looks for the next best Philippine central bank chief

AsiaOne

MANILA - Whoever is picked as the next Philippine central bank governor, it will be President Rodrigo Duterte's second choice. Duterte is expected to announce as early as this month a new chief of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), after…

Thursday, Mar 30

First Zika cluster of 2017 reported at Simon Place in Hougang

AsiaOne

SINGAPORE - Two locally transmitted cases of the Zika virus have been confirmed at Simon Place, near Kovan in Hougang. Both are residents from the same household. The cluster was notified on Tuesday (March 28) and vector control operations…

Wednesday, Mar 15

06

'Minor mistake' made my family YouTube stars, says BBC dad

AsiaOne / News

A "comedy of errors" was what led to one of 2017's most epic viral moments, when a professor's adorable children gatecrashed his video interview with the BBC. Everyone knows the clip by now. Political science professor Robert E. Kelly had…

Monday, Mar 13

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Turkey-Netherlands crisis deepens after Erdogan's Nazi jibe

AsiaOne / News

Istanbul - A diplomatic crisis between Turkey and the Netherlands deepened Monday as both sides traded bitter accusations after Turkish ministers were blocked from holding rallies to win support for plans to expand the powers of President…

Friday, Mar 10

05

Doctors are puzzled by dead patient with an active brain

AsiaOne

Patient No. 4's brain continued to fire off bursts of delta waves even after the person was declared dead, Loretta Norton and her colleagues of the University of Western Ontario found. Photo: Pixabay. Facebook Twitter Share WhatsApp. When…

Tuesday, Mar 7

04

The mystery of why pandas are black and white has been solved

AsiaOne

It has nothing to do with them being so very, very cute - instead, its meant to make pandas look tough, according to a new study. Pandas are one of the few mammals that don't have colouring that matches their environment. They're a study…