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Capitalist Avenue? 'Nein Danke!' say Karl Marx Allee tenants in Berlin

Tenants are up in arms over the sale of apartments on the most prominent boulevard in old Communist East Germany to Berlin's largest property company, the latest in a wave of protests over skyrocketing rents in the German capital.

Gayle to retire from ODIs after 2019 World Cup

West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle will retire from one-day internationals (ODI) after taking part in this year's World Cup, Cricket West Indies said http://bit.ly/2DPnOjX on Sunday.
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Gayle to retire from ODIs after 2019 World Cup

West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle will retire from one-day internationals (ODI) after taking part in this year's World Cup, Cricket West Indies said http://bit.ly/2DPnOjX on Sunday.

Alabama jury awards US$152 million in Ford Explorer rollover case

An Alabama jury awarded US$151.8 million to a young man paralyzed in 2015 rollover accident involving a Ford Explorer sport utility vehicle, Ford and lawyers in the case said on Sunday.
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Alabama jury awards US$152 million in Ford Explorer rollover case

An Alabama jury awarded US$151.8 million to a young man paralyzed in 2015 rollover accident involving a Ford Explorer sport utility vehicle, Ford and lawyers in the case said on Sunday.

Alpine skiing - Hirscher takes early slalom lead as Kristoffersen struggles

Austrian favourite Marcel Hirscher looked on course for a seventh world title as he set the fastest time in the first run of the men's slalom in Are on Sunday.
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Alpine skiing - Hirscher takes early slalom lead as Kristoffersen struggles

Austrian favourite Marcel Hirscher looked on course for a seventh world title as he set the fastest time in the first run of the men's slalom in Are on Sunday.

3 reasons to sign a prenup in Singapore even if you're not rich

No matter what they say about the sanctity of marriage, if one of you is sitting on a goldmine of family wealth, there's a good chance the in-laws are going to insist you sign a prenuptial agreement before you tie the knot.
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3 reasons to sign a prenup in Singapore even if you're not rich

No matter what they say about the sanctity of marriage, if one of you is sitting on a goldmine of family wealth, there's a good chance the in-laws are going to insist you sign a prenuptial agreement before you tie the knot.

HIV data leak: Brochez illegally disclosed list of 13 HIV-positive individuals' details, says prisons

SINGAPORE - The American at the centre of a recent HIV data leak illegally disclosed details of 13 HIV-positive people scheduled for a health check-up at Changi Prison Complex in 2018. The Singapore Prison Service (SPS) said in a statement on Sunday (Feb 17
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HIV data leak: Brochez illegally disclosed list of 13 HIV-positive individuals' details, says prisons

SINGAPORE - The American at the centre of a recent HIV data leak illegally disclosed details of 13 HIV-positive people scheduled for a health check-up at Changi Prison Complex in 2018. The Singapore Prison Service (SPS) said in a statement on Sunday (Feb 17) that Mikhy Farrera Brochez sent an e-mail on Saturday to some government authorities and media organisations. The e-mail contained photographs of a piece of paper with a list of NRIC or FIN numbers of 13 HIV-positive individuals, including himself.

Lawyer for Kaepernick says quarterback still wants to play

The lawyer for Colin Kaepernick said his client "absolutely wants to play" in the NFL again and that the New England Patriots and Carolina Panthers would be good fits for him.
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Lawyer for Kaepernick says quarterback still wants to play

The lawyer for Colin Kaepernick said his client "absolutely wants to play" in the NFL again and that the New England Patriots and Carolina Panthers would be good fits for him.

Diallo shows off high-flying skills to win NBA dunk crown

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo used NBA great Shaquille O'Neal as a prop to record a perfect score and capture the NBA Slam Dunk title on Saturday.
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Diallo shows off high-flying skills to win NBA dunk crown

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo used NBA great Shaquille O'Neal as a prop to record a perfect score and capture the NBA Slam Dunk title on Saturday.

Police investigating pickpocketing attempt at AMK Hub taxi stand

SINGAPORE - The police are investigating a pickpocketing attempt at a taxi stand at AMK Hub on Thursday afternoon (Feb 14). In videos sent to citizen journalism website Stomp on Friday, a man could be seen taking a wallet out of another man's pocket as they
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Police investigating pickpocketing attempt at AMK Hub taxi stand

SINGAPORE - The police are investigating a pickpocketing attempt at a taxi stand at AMK Hub on Thursday afternoon (Feb 14). In videos sent to citizen journalism website Stomp on Friday, a man could be seen taking a wallet out of another man's pocket as they waited in line for a taxi. A witness, who wanted to be known only as Ayihtnas, told Stomp that the man had stood very close to the victim and attempted to take the wallet out more than one time. She then started recording a video of the incident.

Chas subsidies for about 7,700 people miscalculated due to IT error: MOH

SINGAPORE - About 7,700 people who applied for and renewed their Community Health Assist Scheme (Chas) cards in September and October last year received inaccurate healthcare subsidies due to a computer system error. The Ministry of Health (MOH) said in a st
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Chas subsidies for about 7,700 people miscalculated due to IT error: MOH

SINGAPORE - About 7,700 people who applied for and renewed their Community Health Assist Scheme (Chas) cards in September and October last year received inaccurate healthcare subsidies due to a computer system error. The Ministry of Health (MOH) said in a statement on Saturday (Feb 16) that the computer system, administered by NCS, had miscalculated the means-test results of these 7,700 individuals. This figure makes up about 17 per cent of people who made applications and renewals from Sept 18 to Oct 10 last year.

Did you notice the sky 'split' into 2 shades of blue over some areas in Singapore? Here's what it is

If you were out and about on Wednesday evening (Feb 13), you may have noticed a strange phenomenon in the sky. Stomp contributors Lynette and Albert noticed the sky had been 'split' into two shades of blue and shared photos of what they saw.
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Did you notice the sky 'split' into 2 shades of blue over some areas in Singapore? Here's what it is

If you were out and about on Wednesday evening (Feb 13), you may have noticed a strange phenomenon in the sky. Stomp contributors Lynette and Albert noticed the sky had been 'split' into two shades of blue and shared photos of what they saw.

Bernie Sanders recorded presidential campaign video: Politico

US Senator Bernie Sanders has recorded a video announcing a 2020 run for president, Politico reported Friday, an indication that he plans to enter the already crowded field of candidates.
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Bernie Sanders recorded presidential campaign video: Politico

US Senator Bernie Sanders has recorded a video announcing a 2020 run for president, Politico reported Friday, an indication that he plans to enter the already crowded field of candidates.

Trump's nominee for UN ambassador withdraws: State Department

U.S. President Donald Trump's choice to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Heather Nauert, has withdrawn her nomination, according to a statement issued by the State Department on Saturday.
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Trump's nominee for UN ambassador withdraws: State Department

U.S. President Donald Trump's choice to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Heather Nauert, has withdrawn her nomination, according to a statement issued by the State Department on Saturday.

Man City end Newport's Cup dream to reach quarter-finals

Manchester City endured some anxious moments but escaped from fourth-tier Newport County with their FA Cup hopes intact as Phil Foden scored twice in a 4-1 fifth-round victory on Saturday.
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Man City end Newport's Cup dream to reach quarter-finals

Manchester City endured some anxious moments but escaped from fourth-tier Newport County with their FA Cup hopes intact as Phil Foden scored twice in a 4-1 fifth-round victory on Saturday.

Last-minute Nigeria election delay disappoints voters

Nigeria's election commission on Saturday (Feb 16) rejected claims of political interference after its last-minute postponement of presidential elections, as voters caught unawares hit out at the announcement.
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Last-minute Nigeria election delay disappoints voters

Nigeria's election commission on Saturday (Feb 16) rejected claims of political interference after its last-minute postponement of presidential elections, as voters caught unawares hit out at the announcement.

24 bodies retrieved from flooded Zimbabwe gold mine: Report

Rescue workers retrieved 24 bodies and eight survivors on Saturday (Feb 16) from two flooded gold mines in Zimbabwe where officials fear dozens more illegal miners are still trapped, state television reported.
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24 bodies retrieved from flooded Zimbabwe gold mine: Report

Rescue workers retrieved 24 bodies and eight survivors on Saturday (Feb 16) from two flooded gold mines in Zimbabwe where officials fear dozens more illegal miners are still trapped, state television reported.

Erdogan offers seminary exchange for Greek mosque minarets

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday suggested the mosque in Athens should open with minarets if the Greek premier wants to reopen a seminary in Istanbul.
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Erdogan offers seminary exchange for Greek mosque minarets

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday suggested the mosque in Athens should open with minarets if the Greek premier wants to reopen a seminary in Istanbul.

Former Mao Zedong secretary and party critic dies at 101

Mao Zedong's former secretary Li Rui, a bold critic of China's ruling Communist Party who spent a lifetime near the centre of elite politics, died Saturday at the age of 101, his family said.
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Former Mao Zedong secretary and party critic dies at 101

Mao Zedong's former secretary Li Rui, a bold critic of China's ruling Communist Party who spent a lifetime near the centre of elite politics, died Saturday at the age of 101, his family said.

Amphibious assault craft take beach in US-Thai war drills

With weapons drawn camouflaged troops leapt out of amphibious assault craft while explosions sounded and parachutists glided in from above as the annual Cobra Gold war games took over a placid Thai beach Saturday.
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Amphibious assault craft take beach in US-Thai war drills

With weapons drawn camouflaged troops leapt out of amphibious assault craft while explosions sounded and parachutists glided in from above as the annual Cobra Gold war games took over a placid Thai beach Saturday.

Merkel says US calling European cars a threat is 'frightening'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday labelled as "frightening" tough US trade rhetoric planning to declare European car imports a national security threat.
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Merkel says US calling European cars a threat is 'frightening'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday labelled as "frightening" tough US trade rhetoric planning to declare European car imports a national security threat.

India's semi high-speed train breaks down a day after its launch

India's first locally built semi high-speed train broke down early on Saturday on its way back to New Delhi from Varanasi in northern Uttar Pradesh, a day after its inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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India's semi high-speed train breaks down a day after its launch

India's first locally built semi high-speed train broke down early on Saturday on its way back to New Delhi from Varanasi in northern Uttar Pradesh, a day after its inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Ferguson set for Man United return in charity match

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson will return to the dugout for a charity match to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the team's treble-winning season, the Premier League club said on Saturday.
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Ferguson set for Man United return in charity match

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson will return to the dugout for a charity match to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the team's treble-winning season, the Premier League club said on Saturday.

Divorce in Singapore: Does an ex-wife really get half the man's money?

Of the people who've advised me to just marry a rich man instead of slave away to earn money, there have been close friends, superiors at work and even complete strangers here in sunny Singapore. At least half have concluded with a triumphant, «even bet
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Divorce in Singapore: Does an ex-wife really get half the man's money?

Of the people who've advised me to just marry a rich man instead of slave away to earn money, there have been close friends, superiors at work and even complete strangers here in sunny Singapore. At least half have concluded with a triumphant, «even better, get a divorce and take half his money!» Fortunately or unfortunately, while maintenance payments are often made out to ex-wives, it's a myth that divorce automatically entitles her to half the ex-husband's money.

'Large numbers' of civilians inside last IS enclave prompt delay in assault

"Large numbers" of civilians remain inside the last Islamic State group enclave in Syria prompting a fresh delay in a final advance, Kurdish-led forces said on Saturday.
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'Large numbers' of civilians inside last IS enclave prompt delay in assault

"Large numbers" of civilians remain inside the last Islamic State group enclave in Syria prompting a fresh delay in a final advance, Kurdish-led forces said on Saturday.

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