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The Shape of Water leads Oscar nominations with 13 nods

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

LOS ANGELES: Fantasy drama The Shape of Water topped the list of Oscar nominations with 13 nods, including for best picture, actress and supporting actor. 287 mots de plus

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The Zero That Makes Mulvaney a Hero

By Democrats’ design, the CFPB director has vast power. He can use it to shrink the bureau.

By David B. Rivkin Jr. and Andrew M. Grossman… 639 mots de plus

David Rivkin

New Code of Practice announced for four crowdfunding platforms in Singapore

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com)

Screencaps of the websites for the four crowdfunding platforms

UPDATED with comments from Minister for Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY) Grace Fu and top executives from two crowdfunding platforms at a forum, and more details of the industry code… 562 mots de plus

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Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan laid to rest in hometown

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

BALLYBRICKEN, Ireland: Cranberries lead singer Dolores O’Riordan was laid to rest at a private funeral in her hometown on Tuesday (Jan 23), remembered as someone who rescued people from « the darkness of depression ». 341 mots de plus

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Do Boys Get More Hongbao Money Than Girls In Singapore?

(Source: www.asianmoneyguide.com)

Do boys get more hongbao money than girls in Singapore? Does subtle gender discrimination actually exist in Singapore?

Do boys get more hongbao money than girls in Singapore? 614 mots de plus

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Singapore 'very glad' that negotiations for FTA with Sri Lanka went smoothly: PM Lee

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

COLOMBO: While Sri Lanka is in the process of negotiating free trade agreements (FTA) with several partners, Singapore is the first to complete one with them, and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said he is “very glad” that negotiations went smoothly.  344 mots de plus

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Double amputee banned from Everest slams Nepal govt rules

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

KATHMANDU: A former Gurkha soldier who lost both his legs in Afghanistan hit out Tuesday (Jan 23) at new rules by the Nepal government that ban double amputees from climbing its mountains, dashing his Everest dreams. 436 mots de plus

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