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Singh, who holds a master’s degree in war studies, stressed, “The Workers’ Party will not be like the Japanese in World War II.” #Singapore  #GE2020 

Of the 24 community cases, seven are Singaporeans or permanent residents and 17 are work pass holders #Singapore  #COVID19 

“We must ban ceremonies and gatherings all over the country, whether it be wakes, weddings or parties,” Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said.

"If we just let drugs and vaccines go to the highest bidder, instead of to the people and the places where they are most needed, we'll have a longer, more unjust, deadlier pandemic," Gates said.

Malaysian authorities has announced that an inquest would start on 24 August.

"I think it's a great thing to wear a mask," Trump said.

Patients with abnormally high blood sugar levels are more than twice as likely to die from COVID-19, researchers in China said.

Defying warnings from a senior Hong Kong official that the vote might fall foul of the national security law, residents young and old flocked to over 250 polling stations across the city.

"My thoughts go to Istanbul. I think of Santa Sophia and I am very pained," said the pope.


"I wish Carrie Lam can live a long life so that she can bear the responsibility of the decisions she made," 20-year-old protester Ken said.

Hong Kong's government is pushing ahead with a controversial bill outlawing insults to China's national anthem.

"We will never forget what happened on July 21," said Lily, a protester dressed in black.

Hong Kong’s embattled government had appealed to uphold a controversial ban on masks

China's foreign ministry and state media rounded on a university entrance exam question that asked students to decide whether Japan's invasion of China in 1900-45 "did more good than harm".

#NCT #LUCASin  Singapore to celebrate the launch of the #HMMOSCHINOcollection  #NCTU  #NCTU_LUCASU #MOSCHINO #MOSCHINOXLUCASL #루카스UCAS XLUCAS

Hong Kong’s education chief has asked schools to discipline any students or teachers who join a planned strike over Beijing’s imposition of a controversial national security law on the city.

#GE2020 DEBATE: "We have elderly people not being able to even make ends meet, having to sell cardboard, and then you have ministers like you making $150,000 a month, that is simply not right." – SDP's Chee

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Fans of Blackpink stepping up their protest against YG Entertainment in Seoul