The Straits Times (Singapore)

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - On Sunday (Dec 8), the mix-up cropped up at the Best National Costume stage when a photo of Miss Philippines was flashed on the screen.

WASHINGTON (The Straits Times/ANN) - In an interview for the online video and podcast Asian Insider, Historian Dr Thant Myint-U t told The Straits Times the threat of climate change.

BEIJING (The Straits Times/ANN) - Singapore, China sign an agreement to deepen legal cooperation.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Those who subscribe to Netflix and other overseas digital services will have to pay a 7 per cent goods and services tax (GST) from Jan 1. 

BANGKOK (The Straits Times/ANN) - Fishing boats mooring in the Mekong River has turned blue instead of its usual muddy colour. 

KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ANN) - Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim’s former research assistant, Muhammed Yusoff Rawther accused the politician  of sexually assaulting him.

WAHSINGTON (The Straits Times/ANN) - The Myanmar historian, author and conservationist was in the United States recently to speak on his most recent book examining race, capitalism and the crisis of democracy in Myanmar titled "The Hidden History of Burma".

HONG KONG (The Straits Times/ANN) - People braved the chilly weather in Hong Kong to join a massive and largely peaceful march on Sunday afternoon (Dec 8) hours after police, seized a gun and bullets intended to be used during the demonstration.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The beneficiaries are those under the Kindergarten Fee Assistance Scheme and childcare subsidy, and come from households with a per capita income of $750 and below.

HONG KONG (The Straits Times/ANN) - Group says 800,000 turned up; cops seize gun, bullets believed to be for use at rally.