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102-year-old great-granny becomes 'oldest' skydiver

A 102-year-old great-grandmother is believed to have become the world's oldest skydiver after plunging 14,000 feet (4,300 metres) through the South Australian sky.
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102-year-old great-granny becomes 'oldest' skydiver

A 102-year-old great-grandmother is believed to have become the world's oldest skydiver after plunging 14,000 feet (4,300 metres) through the South Australian sky.

Mothers of the Missing: Anguished search for Vietnam's kidnapped brides

Vu Thi Dinh spent weeks scouring the rugged Vietnamese borderland near China after her teenage daughter vanished with her best friend, clutching a photo of the round-faced girls now feared sold as child brides.
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Mothers of the Missing: Anguished search for Vietnam's kidnapped brides

Vu Thi Dinh spent weeks scouring the rugged Vietnamese borderland near China after her teenage daughter vanished with her best friend, clutching a photo of the round-faced girls now feared sold as child brides.

Papuan rebels refuse Indonesia's call to surrender over massacre

Separatist Papuan rebels who killed at least 16 construction workers at a remote jungle camp refused Indonesia's demand to surrender Wednesday, as claims surfaced that the military murdered civilians after the massacre.
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Papuan rebels refuse Indonesia's call to surrender over massacre

Separatist Papuan rebels who killed at least 16 construction workers at a remote jungle camp refused Indonesia's demand to surrender Wednesday, as claims surfaced that the military murdered civilians after the massacre.

Hyundai Motor unveils sweeping executive reshuffle, shares surge

South Korean conglomerate Hyundai Motor Group shook up its executive ranks on Tuesday and appointed its first foreign head of research and development, raising expectations of a smooth transition of power at the family-run business empire.
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Hyundai Motor unveils sweeping executive reshuffle, shares surge

South Korean conglomerate Hyundai Motor Group shook up its executive ranks on Tuesday and appointed its first foreign head of research and development, raising expectations of a smooth transition of power at the family-run business empire.

Chinese man held over fire at Tokyo war shrine: Reports

A Chinese man suspected of starting a fire inside a Tokyo war shrine at the centre of rows with Japan's Asian neighbours was arrested by police on Wednesday, reports said.
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Chinese man held over fire at Tokyo war shrine: Reports

A Chinese man suspected of starting a fire inside a Tokyo war shrine at the centre of rows with Japan's Asian neighbours was arrested by police on Wednesday, reports said.

Exclusive: Trump says China buying 'tremendous amount' of US soybeans

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that China was buying a "tremendous amount" of U.S. soybeans and that trade talks with Beijing were already underway by telephone, with more meetings likely among U.S. and Chinese officials.
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Exclusive: Trump says China buying 'tremendous amount' of US soybeans

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that China was buying a "tremendous amount" of U.S. soybeans and that trade talks with Beijing were already underway by telephone, with more meetings likely among U.S. and Chinese officials.

Shock in Beach Road: Raw meat dried on air-con vent outside HDB flat

It was a sight to behold: Racks of red, raw meat hanging outdoors to dry in the heat of dusty air-conditioner compressor vents along a second-storey HDB corridor in Beach Road. At the first storey of a nearby block, trays of the same strips of meat propped u
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Shock in Beach Road: Raw meat dried on air-con vent outside HDB flat

It was a sight to behold: Racks of red, raw meat hanging outdoors to dry in the heat of dusty air-conditioner compressor vents along a second-storey HDB corridor in Beach Road. At the first storey of a nearby block, trays of the same strips of meat propped up by overturned plastic stools were also left outside to dry in the sun. These racks of meat were allegedly meant for making meat jerky for sale - both directly to customers from the «home manufacturer» and from a store at the nearby Golden Mile Complex.

HSA issues advisory on mahogany seeds, or 'sky fruit', after 7 cases of liver injury reported

SINGAPORE - There have been seven cases of liver injury reported in recent years that are suspected to be linked to eating mahogany seeds, which are more commonly known as sky fruit. The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) said it received these reports over th
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HSA issues advisory on mahogany seeds, or 'sky fruit', after 7 cases of liver injury reported

SINGAPORE - There have been seven cases of liver injury reported in recent years that are suspected to be linked to eating mahogany seeds, which are more commonly known as sky fruit. The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) said it received these reports over the past three years, where patients had liver injuries ranging from mild liver function impairment to liver failure.

Cabby hits female passenger and pushes her to ground in dispute at Pearl Bank Apartments

A cabby was caught on video hitting and pushing a female passenger to the ground in a dispute that happened at Pearl Bank Apartments on Dec 7 at about 3am. Several Stomp contributors alerted Stomp to the video that has been circulating on WhatsApp. After a
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Cabby hits female passenger and pushes her to ground in dispute at Pearl Bank Apartments

A cabby was caught on video hitting and pushing a female passenger to the ground in a dispute that happened at Pearl Bank Apartments on Dec 7 at about 3am. Several Stomp contributors alerted Stomp to the video that has been circulating on WhatsApp. After a tip-off from Stomp contributor Dan, Stomp investigated and confirmed the incident happened at the iconic residential building in Outram.

US Energy Secretary discussed Iran sanctions with Iraqi officials

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Tuesday he had discussed his country's sanctions against Iran with Iraqi energy officials, but did not provide details.
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US Energy Secretary discussed Iran sanctions with Iraqi officials

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Tuesday he had discussed his country's sanctions against Iran with Iraqi energy officials, but did not provide details.

Italy's ASPI to pay for new Genoa bridge - transport minister

Toll road operator Autostrade per l'Italia (ASPI) will not take part in demolishing or reconstructing the collapsed bridge in the city of Genoa, but will have to pay for both operations, Italy's Transport Minister Danilo Toninelli said on Tuesday.
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Italy's ASPI to pay for new Genoa bridge - transport minister

Toll road operator Autostrade per l'Italia (ASPI) will not take part in demolishing or reconstructing the collapsed bridge in the city of Genoa, but will have to pay for both operations, Italy's Transport Minister Danilo Toninelli said on Tuesday.

US military ends search for five Marines missing off Japan

The U.S. military ended a search on Tuesday for five Marines missing in the sea off Japan since two Marine Corps aircraft were involved in an accident during an air-to-air refuelling exercise on Dec. 6.
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US military ends search for five Marines missing off Japan

The U.S. military ended a search on Tuesday for five Marines missing in the sea off Japan since two Marine Corps aircraft were involved in an accident during an air-to-air refuelling exercise on Dec. 6.

Catalan hunger strikers sending message, not risking life - jailed separatist

Jailed Catalan separatists who have gone on hunger strike are protesting against their treatment by the Spanish judicial system but have no intention of starving themselves to death, one told Reuters.
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Catalan hunger strikers sending message, not risking life - jailed separatist

Jailed Catalan separatists who have gone on hunger strike are protesting against their treatment by the Spanish judicial system but have no intention of starving themselves to death, one told Reuters.

PFA backs Sterling after alleged racist abuse

The Professional Footballers' Association said Monday it stood "shoulder to shoulder" with Raheem Sterling after the Manchester City player suffered alleged racial abuse during his side's defeat against Chelsea.
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PFA backs Sterling after alleged racist abuse

The Professional Footballers' Association said Monday it stood "shoulder to shoulder" with Raheem Sterling after the Manchester City player suffered alleged racial abuse during his side's defeat against Chelsea.

Serie A golden boy Icardi looking to shine on bigger stage

Argentina striker Mauro Icardi is the golden boy of Italian football as much for his goal-scoring prowess with Inter Milan as his colourful lifestyle off the pitch.
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Serie A golden boy Icardi looking to shine on bigger stage

Argentina striker Mauro Icardi is the golden boy of Italian football as much for his goal-scoring prowess with Inter Milan as his colourful lifestyle off the pitch.

Nutella maker Ferrero in race to buy Campbell International business: sources

Nutella maker Ferrero is interested in buying Campbell Soup's international business, which includes biscuit brand Arnott's, two sources close to the matter said on Monday.
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Nutella maker Ferrero in race to buy Campbell International business: sources

Nutella maker Ferrero is interested in buying Campbell Soup's international business, which includes biscuit brand Arnott's, two sources close to the matter said on Monday.

Bilahari rebuts criticisms of Singapore by Mahathir's party strategist Rais Hussin

Criticisms of Singapore's stance on the maritime border dispute from a senior member of Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's political party are «very typical», reflecting how Malaysia expects a «subordination of our interests to thei
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Bilahari rebuts criticisms of Singapore by Mahathir's party strategist Rais Hussin

Criticisms of Singapore's stance on the maritime border dispute from a senior member of Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's political party are «very typical», reflecting how Malaysia expects a «subordination of our interests to their interests», retired diplomat Bilahari Kausikan said.

The Grand Challenge Episode 3: Shannon vs Grandma

For full-time housewife Mdm Wong Kim Moey, 65, cooking three meals a day can be a chore at times, but every homecooked meal embodies her love for her family. Mdm Wong learnt cooking from her neighbours when she was a child, as her parents were working hard t
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The Grand Challenge Episode 3: Shannon vs Grandma

For full-time housewife Mdm Wong Kim Moey, 65, cooking three meals a day can be a chore at times, but every homecooked meal embodies her love for her family. Mdm Wong learnt cooking from her neighbours when she was a child, as her parents were working hard to make ends meet. Nowadays, she cooks for her 8-year-old granddaughter Shannon after picking her up from school every afternoon. Growing up with her grandmother's cooking has also inspired Shannon to brush up on her culinary skills.

Amos Yee, defender of paedophiles, allegedly hosting paedophilia online forum

Care for some Amos Yee news to start your week? Last heard crowdfunding for his so-called free-speech crusades in the US, Yee allegedly posted on Facebook last night that he is actively seeking members for his paedophilia online forum. His account seems to
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Amos Yee, defender of paedophiles, allegedly hosting paedophilia online forum

Care for some Amos Yee news to start your week? Last heard crowdfunding for his so-called free-speech crusades in the US, Yee allegedly posted on Facebook last night that he is actively seeking members for his paedophilia online forum. His account seems to be offline at the moment but an alleged reproduction is on Reddit.

Armenian acting PM's bloc leads parliamentary vote -election commission

Armenia's acting prime minister, Nikol Pashinyan, is on his way to bolstering his authority as his political bloc appeared to have taken a clear lead in elections in the ex-Soviet country on Sunday, the Central Election Commission's (CEC) preliminary results
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Armenian acting PM's bloc leads parliamentary vote -election commission

Armenia's acting prime minister, Nikol Pashinyan, is on his way to bolstering his authority as his political bloc appeared to have taken a clear lead in elections in the ex-Soviet country on Sunday, the Central Election Commission's (CEC) preliminary results showed.

More than 150 governments to adopt UN migration pact in Morocco

More than 150 countries will join a United Nations conference to adopt a global pact to better handle migrant flows, a senior U.N. official said on Sunday, less than the number that initially worked on the plan.
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More than 150 governments to adopt UN migration pact in Morocco

More than 150 countries will join a United Nations conference to adopt a global pact to better handle migrant flows, a senior U.N. official said on Sunday, less than the number that initially worked on the plan.

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