Singapore News Asia Thu, 24 Sep 2020 16:23:29 +0800Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong arrested for 2019 'unlawful assembly'
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong was arrested on Thursday in relation to a protest at the height of the city's pro-democracy unrest last year, his lawyer said.Thu, 24 Sep 2020 16:12:22 +0800Japanese artist creates ramen face mask to complement fogged glasses
Japanese artist Takahiro Shibata's glasses are fogging up because of his face mask - a problem familiar to many spectacles wearers during the coronavirus pandemic.Thu, 24 Sep 2020 15:56:22 +0800Myanmar’s ‘maximum containment’ COVID-19 plan pushed to brink as virus surges
Myanmar has quarantined tens of thousands of people to prevent a coronavirus outbreak from overwhelming its fragile healthcare system but public health experts and doctors say the strategy is on the brink of collapse as infections surge.Thu, 24 Sep 2020 16:02:10 +0800Heading out! Huge Gundam robot waves and kneels at Yokohoma pier
YOKOHAMA: Standing at 18m tall and weighing 25 tonnes, a huge Gundam robot made its first moves in Yokohama, Japan.
In a video posted on social media on Monday (Sep 21), the giant Gundam is seen bending its knees and moving its arms. The giant ...Thu, 24 Sep 2020 15:29:09 +0800Cambodian opposition activists sentenced for treason
Seven Cambodian activists have been handed jail sentences for treason over comments posted online supporting an exiled opposition figure, their lawyer said Thursday, deepening the kingdom's crackdown on dissent.
Singapore Today Online Thu, 24 Sep 2020 08:43:37 +0000Singapore’s population dips to 5.69m, after fall in non-resident numbers
Thu, 24 Sep 2020 08:30:22 +0000'I don't wish to stay alive’, migrant worker with Covid-19 said before dying from fall at hospital: Coroner's inquiry
Thu, 24 Sep 2020 08:00:24 +0000Robots that do SafeEntry and temperature checks, touch-free lifts among new technology adopted by NUHS hospitals
Thu, 24 Sep 2020 06:23:39 +0000Six servicemen fined S$1,800 to S$4,500 over death of NSF Dave Lee
Thu, 24 Sep 2020 06:33:10 +000015 new Covid-19 infections in Singapore, including 5 imported cases; no new cases in the community