Parliament: Don’t assume you have ‘a monopoly over compassion’, says SM Tharman in debate with WP’s Jamus Lim

SINGAPORE – No one should assume he has a monopoly over compassion, said Senior Minister Tharman…

Parliament: S’pore has become less race-conscious, but has not yet arrived at a ‘post-racial state’, says Edwin Tong

SINGAPORE – While Singapore has become less race-conscious and more tolerant of differences, Singaporeans must not…

Parliament: In tackling inequality, S’pore has to reach consensus on social compact it wants, says Maliki

SINGAPORE – As Singapore works to reduce inequality, conversations about the kind of social compact its…

Parliament: Education key in building fair, just and inclusive society, says Sun Xueling

SINGAPORE – The education system needs to evolve to ensure Singapore remains a fair and just…

US sanctions International Criminal Court prosecutor over probe into American forces in Afghanistan

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced newly imposed sanctions on International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor Fatou…

African priest wearing coronavirus face mask suddenly collapses, dies during sermon, video shows

A Cameroon priest was captured on video Sunday collapsing and dying right in the middle of…

Kushner pushes other Arab nations to follow UAE footsteps

Jared Kushner, the senior adviser and son-in-law to President Trump, hopes other nations will soon follow…

Over 40,000 sign petition calling for statue of Chadwick Boseman to replace Confederate monument in his hometown

Thousands have signed an online petition calling for a statue of the late Chadwick Boseman to…

Putin critic Alexei Navalny poisoned by nerve agent Novichok, Germany says

The German government announced Wednesday that tests performed on samples taken from Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny…

Nana to become hurricane before landfall in Belize, Tropical Storm Omar moves away from US

A strengthening Tropical Storm Nana is forecast to become a hurricane by the time it reaches…

Pope holds first public audience in months, prays for Beirut and solidarity during coronavirus pandemic

Pope Francis called for a day of prayer and fasting in Italy to commemorate the one-month mark…

Germany says Russian opposition leader Navalny was poisoned by Soviet nerve agent

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Boris Johnson assures government can handle more ‘wretched COVID’ as UK workforce is ‘getting back on its feet’

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson assured ministers Tuesday that though there’s more “wretched COVID” to come,…

World’s nuclear capabilities are decreasing in overall numbers but growing deadlier

Tensions over potential nuclear warfare – and the ever-alarming concerns that more countries are endeavoring to join…

Charlie Hebdo terror attack suspects go on trial in Paris terrorism court

Fourteen people charged for their roles in plotting a series of terror attacks, including one at…

Thai king restores concubine’s royal consort title after accusing her of undermining queen

Thailand’s king has reconciled with his ousted mistress nearly a year after stripping her royal consort…

Taiwan passport redesign emphasizes independence from China

Taiwan is planning on issuing new passports highlighting the country’s independence from China. On Wednesday, the Taiwanese foreign ministry…

Pranab Mukherjee, former Indian president, dead at 84

Former President Pranab Mukherjee, a senior leader of India’s Congress party who served in multiple Cabinets…

Tyler Perry is Hollywood’s newest billionaire, Forbes says

Tyler Perry is Hollywood’s newest billionaire, according to Forbes. The magazine announced on Tuesday that the…

Parliament: PM Lee, Pritam Singh cross swords over ‘free rider’ election tactics

SINGAPORE – In a charged debate on Wednesday (Sept 2), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong crossed…

Parliament exchange between PM Lee and Pritam: A tour de force speech sets stage for masterclass in debate

Senior Political Correspondent SINGAPORE – Appealing to the heart and the head, a tour de force…

Parliament: Do not leave vulnerable groups behind as economy transforms amid Covid-19, say MPs

SINGAPORE – Singapore’s economic transformation amid the coronavirus pandemic and economic downturn cannot come at the…

Parliament: 5 highlights from Day 3 of debate on the President’s Address

The debate on the President’s Address crossed its mid-week hump on Wednesday (Sept 2), with 16…