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China has suspended cooperation with the United States in areas such as high-level military commander dialogue and climate change talks. This is in retaliation for the visit of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan a few days ago.
China has fired ballistic missiles and deployed fighter jets and warships around Taiwan, prompting Taipei to condemn its “evil neighbour.”
The military exercises were condemned by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken as “a significant escalation”.
Singapore reported two new cases of monkeypox, including the first local linked case – a contact from a man whose infection was confirmed earlier in the week.
The 54-year-old man had no recent travel history.
Darryl Ian Koshy, aka Dee Kosh, was sentenced to 32 weeks in prison on Friday (Aug. 5) for sexual offenses involving teenage boys.
The YouTuber asked a total of four teenage boys for paid sex and also admitted to secretly filming himself having sex with another victim.
Here’s a look at his path from famed YouTuber to convicted sex offender.
Alibaba and a consortium led by a Singapore-based company have received approval to build a 63-storey mixed-use project in Shenton Way.
With a maximum approved height of 305 meters, the building could overtake the 284-meter Guoco Tower as the tallest building in Singapore.
Yap Xinli, 37, oversees the team responsible for keeping Changi Airport’s runways clear – including birds, dogs, cats, monitor lizards, snakes and even otters and bats.
She tells TUSEN Women about the equipment and skills needed to keep the runway safe from planes.