Stan Lee obituary: The genius of the superhero creator
American comic book writer Stan Lee was the human behind the superheroes. Many marvel at the man who gave his characters extraordinary powers and everyday headaches - a formula which revolutionised comics. The Hulk, Iron Man, Daredevil and the ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 04:00:00 +0800
HDB launches over 7000 flats for sale
Prices range from $87,000 for a two-room Flexi SBF unit to $472,000 for a five-room BTO flat. The Housing & Development Board (HDB) launched 7214 flats under the Built-to-Order (BTO) and Sales of Balance Flats (SBF) exercise for November, ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 12:00:00 +0800
Detective Pikachu: Why fans are so upset about the new Pokémon film
But the trailer for the live action Pokémon: Detective Pikachu film has gone too far, causing controversy, shock and deep sorrow among longtime Pokémon fans like me. Did director Rob Letterman (he of Shark Tale and Monsters Vs Aliens) really need to ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0800
Singapore 'not afraid'
On paper, the Philippines hold all the aces in tonight's Asean Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup Group B match against Singapore. From home-ground advantage to fresh legs to recent form, the Lions have a tough assignment in Bacolod's Panaad ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0800
Sats officer in ICU after eating food from Spize
SINGAPORE (THE NEW PAPER) - A Sats officer is in critical condition in the intensive care unit (ICU) after consuming food from Spize. He ate the catered food during a Deepavali celebration on Nov 6. The New Paper understands that his lungs and kidneys ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 13:00:00 +0800
Pneumonia to kill nearly 11 million children by 2030
Pneumonia is on course to kill nearly 11 million children by 2030, new analysis conducted by Johns Hopkins University and Save the Children reveals. The in-depth modelling, released on World Pneumonia Day, also shows that more than four million of ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 12:00:00 +0800
Despite differences, Singapore and Russia have 'long-standing friendship ...
Russia is one of the world's largest countries, spanning 11 time zones and with more than 140 million residents, while Singapore is only a fraction of that size. But despite these differences, said President Halimah Yacob on Tuesday (Nov 11), both ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 03:00:00 +0800
Caris LeVert expected to return this season after gruesome injurry
Caris LeVert suffered an awful ankle injury while attempting a block during the Brooklyn Nets' game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night. The Target Center fell silent as LeVert was carried off the floor on a stretcher. The injury is ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 13:00:00 +0800
Toy Story 4's latest teaser is a 'trailer reaction' video starring Key and Peele
Hot on the heels of yesterday's Toy Story 4 teaser, Disney and Pixar are already back with another trailer of sorts: a “trailer reaction” video, just like the ones made by what feels like every single YouTuber ever in response to the initial teaser. Of ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:00:00 +0800
Top Beijing, HK officials pay last respects to Jin Yong
Best-selling writer and newspaper co-founder Louis Cha Leung-yung, better known by his pen name Jin Yong, was honored by top Chinese and Hong Kong officials, as well as prominent business and entertainment figures, during a private funeral service at ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:00:00 +0800
Jaden Smith calls Tyler the Creator his 'boyfriend' and Twitter can't tell if ...
Jaden Smith is declaring his love for Tyler the Creator. The musician, 20, paused his performance at Tyler the Creator's 2018 Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival to make the announcement Sunday night. "Tyler the Creator is the best friend in the world and I love ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:00:00 +0800
'The greatest superpower is luck': Stan Lee in quotes
Stan Lee, the co-creator of Spider-Man, Iron Man, the Fantastic Four, Daredevil and the X-Men, who has died aged 95, was an outspoken advocate of equality and of the value of comics as an art form. Here are some of ... “What did Doctor Doom really want?
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:00:00 +0800
Goldman Sachs bankers 'cheated' Malaysian state fund
Kuala Lumpur/Singapore — Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said bankers at Goldman Sachs “cheated” the country in dealings with state fund 1MDB and that US authorities have promised to help return the fees the Wall Street bank earned from ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:00:00 +0800
From a Utah Basement to SAP's $8 Billion Acquisition: The 2 Brothers Behind ...
The tech industry's newest billionaires are a pair of brothers who started a software company in their parents' basement in Utah. Now Ryan and Jared Smith are selling Qualtrics International Inc. to European giant SAP SE for $8 billion—and they'll get ...
Public date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0800
Nicky Butt: Manchester United have daunting task to overhaul City
Nicky Butt has admitted Manchester United face a daunting task to restore themselves as “the biggest club in the country but also in the city” after witnessing the staggering progress made by their rivals Manchester City over the past decade. United's ...
Public date: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00:00 +0800
Arsenal's Danny Welbeck undergoes two operations on broken ankle
Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck has had two successful operations to repair his broken ankle, the Premier League club have announced. The 27-year-old faces a long spell on the sidelines after suffering what the club described as a “significant” injury in ...
Public date: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 03:00:00 +0800
Real Betis's Barcelona tribute act is even better than the real thing
A few days earlier, Setién had told Catalan newspaper El Periódico that he would have cut off his little finger to have worked with Johan Cruyff when he was a player and admitted that he's admired Barcelona for years; they had changed his life and his ...
Public date: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 02:00:00 +0800
BLACKPINK's Jennie makes her 'Solo' debut and the Internet is already in love ...
Just yesterday evening, BLACKPINK member Jennie released 'Solo', her debut individual single which is the first in a line of releases by the group's members. While BLACKPINK are already on their way in conquering charts around the world, they're ...
Public date: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 18:00:00 +0800
Predictions for Chelsea vs. Everton: More of the same for the Blues
Ross Barkley will be the main talking point for this game even though he will likely spend most – if not all – of the game on the bench. Maurizio Sarri will go for his best XI, and for the time being that has Mateo Kovacic in the midfield with Jorginho ...
Public date: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00:00 +0800
Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad conferred honorary doctorate by NUS
SINGAPORE - Sixty-five years after he graduated with a medical degree, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad was back at his alma mater to receive an honorary doctorate in law. The National University of Singapore (NUS) on Tuesday (Nov 13) ...
Public date: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:00:00 +0800