• VIDEO: Indonesia's Prabowo to challenge election result in court

    Indonesia's losing presidential election candidate, ex-general Prabowo Subianto, plans to challenge the result in the Constitutional Court. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=SE Asia,Keyword:Detail=indonesia,Keyword:Detail=president,Keyword:Detail=joko widodo,Keyword:Detail=jokowi,Keyword:Detail=jakarta,Keyword:Detail=prabowo subianto

    VIDEO: As bodies are moved to the Netherlands, safety remains top concern in Ukraine

    International monitors say safety at the crash site remains an impediment to the investigators, even after the first batch of bodies are prepared for flight to Holland. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=investigators,Keyword:Detail=crash,Keyword:Detail=shot down,Keyword:Detail=russia

    VIDEO: Delta, US Airways halt flights to Israel citing safety concerns

    Two major US airlines halt flights to Israel after a rocket lands near Ben Gurion airport injuring two people. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=tel aviv,Keyword:Detail=palestine,Keyword:Detail=gaza,Keyword:Detail=delta,Keyword:Detail=us airways,Keyword:Detail=cancelled flights,Keyword:Detail=ben guiron airport,Keyword:Detail=hamas

    VIDEO: EU ramps up Russia rhetoric

    EU foreign ministers call for a tougher stance against Russia as they meet to discuss their response to the Ukraine crisis and the downing of flight MH17. But, as Ciara Sutton reports, reaching a decision on what action to take means finding a consensus between member states. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=european union,Keyword:Detail=foreign ministers,Keyword:Detail=russia,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=shot down,Keyword:Detail=crash,Keyword:Detail=sanctions,Keyword:Detail=catherine ashton

    VIDEO: Obama to Dutch: "We are all heartbroken"

    President Barack Obama visits the Netherlands Embassy in Washington, where he signs the condolences book for victims of the MH17 crash in Ukraine. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=united states,Keyword:Detail=us president,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=dutch,Keyword:Detail=netherlands,Keyword:Detail=embassy,Keyword:Detail=washington,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=shot down,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=crash

    VIDEO: Dunga succeeds Scolari as Brazil manager

    Brazil names former coach Dunga to take back the reins after Luiz Felipe Scolari bows out following disappointing World Cup performance. Content:Type=News Sports,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Football,Keyword:Detail=brazil,Keyword:Detail=world cup,Keyword:Detail=coach,Keyword:Detail=luiz felipe scolari,Keyword:Detail=dunga

    VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe turns 25

    The English actor celebrates his birthday on July 22. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=Movies,Keyword:Detail=harry potter,Keyword:Detail=daniel radcliffe,Keyword:Detail=birthday

    VIDEO: Bigger Apple phone, bigger orders

    Apple is asking suppliers to make 70 to 80 million units of its new larger screen iPhone, a lot more initially than its current model. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Companies,Keyword:Detail=apple,Keyword:Detail=iphone,Keyword:Detail=iphone 6,Keyword:Detail=iphone 5s

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Tuesday, July 22

    Today's top news headlines: Government reviewing how CPF Minimum Sum is calculated, HDB sellers can ask for extension of stay and Google honours Singapore music icon. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=cpf,Keyword:Detail=minimum sum,Keyword:Detail=hdb,Keyword:Detail=google,Keyword:Detail=tan chuan-jin,Keyword:Detail=central provident fund,Keyword:Detail=majulah singapura,Keyword:Detail=national anthem,Keyword:Detail=zubir said

    VIDEO: Gaza offensive enters third week

    Israel's military offensive in Gaza goes into its third week as the US steps up efforts to help bring about a ceasefire. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=palestine,Keyword:Detail=gaza,Keyword:Detail=john kerry,Keyword:Detail=hamas,Keyword:Detail=militants

    VIDEO: Tributes to MH17 victims

    Grieving relatives and nations pay tribute to victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane shot down over Ukraine. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=russia,Keyword:Detail=kuala lumpur

    VIDEO: Yum, McDonald's China food scare

    Another food safety scare has hit Yum Brands and McDonald's in China. The news comes one day before McDonald's reports its earnings. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=china,Keyword:Detail=food scare,Keyword:Detail=mcdonald's yum brands,Keyword:Detail=food scandal,Keyword:Detail=kfc,Keyword:Detail=meat

    VIDEO: Prince George birthday preview

    A look at Britain’s Prince George ahead of his first birthday. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=united kingdom,Keyword:Detail=prince george,Keyword:Detail=britain,Keyword:Detail=duke and duchess of cambridge,Keyword:Detail=kate middleton,Keyword:Detail=prince william

    VIDEO: Widow awarded US$23 billion in lawsuit against cigarette maker

    Eighteen years after losing her husband to lung cancer, Cynthia Robinson is awarded US$23 billion in a wrongful death lawsuit against a tobacco company. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=rj reynolds,Keyword:Detail=tobacco,Keyword:Detail=smoke,Keyword:Detail=smoking,Keyword:Detail=cigarettes,Keyword:Detail=lung cancer,Keyword:Detail=law suit,Keyword:Detail=$23 billion,Keyword:Detail=compensation

    VIDEO: Fugitive ferry boss: body identified

    Body identified by South Korean police as the fugitive operator of the ferry that capsized in April killing more than 300 people. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=south korea,Keyword:Detail=sewol,Keyword:Detail=ferry sinking,Keyword:Detail=fugitive boss,Keyword:Detail=yoo byung-un

    VIDEO: Friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber to appeal conviction

    One of the attorneys for Azamat Tazhayakov, a friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber, said his client will appeal his conviction of obstruction of justice and conspiracy. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=boston bombing,Keyword:Detail=boston marathon,Keyword:Detail=azamat tazhayakov,Keyword:Detail=dzhokhar tsarnaev,Keyword:Detail=appeal

    VIDEO: Accused Boston bomber's friend found guilty of obstructing justice, conspiracy

    A US jury finds friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber guilty of obstructing the investigation by removing a backpack containing fireworks shells from the suspect's dorm room. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=boston bombing,Keyword:Detail=Dzhokhar Tsarnaev,Keyword:Detail=Azamat Tazhayakov,Keyword:Detail=boston marathon

    VIDEO: Amy Winehouse's life in vivid colour

    The late singer has her life detailed in a new bio comic book. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=Music,Keyword:Detail=amy winehouse,Keyword:Detail=biography,Keyword:Detail=comic book,Keyword:Detail=england,Keyword:Detail=rehab,Keyword:Detail=tribute: amy winehouse

    VIDEO: Robert Downey Jr highest-earning actor - Forbes

    "Iron Man" star Robert Downey Jr. is the highest paid male actor according to Forbes Magazine. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Movies,Keyword:Detail=robert downey jr,Keyword:Detail=iron man,Keyword:Detail=the avengers,Keyword:Detail=highest paid actor,Keyword:Detail=dwayne johnson,Keyword:Detail=bradley cooper,Keyword:Detail=leonardo dicaprio,Keyword:Detail=chris hemsworth

    VIDEO: MH17 black boxes handed over

    Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine hand over black box flight records from downed airliner to Malaysian officials. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=black box,Keyword:Detail=flight recorder,Keyword:Detail=aleksander borodai

    VIDEO: Train carrying victims from airline crash leaves Torez

    A train carrying victims from the site where a Malaysian airliner crashed leaves the rebel-held town of Torez in eastern Ukraine. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=torez,Keyword:Detail=victims,Keyword:Detail=bodies,Keyword:Detail=shot down,Keyword:Detail=crash,Keyword:Detail=ukraine

    VIDEO: Obama pressures Russia, Putin in Ukraine crash probe

    US President Obama piles pressure on Russia's Putin to force Ukraine's separatists to cooperate in crash investigation of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=russia,Keyword:Detail=us president,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=vladimir putin,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17

    VIDEO: UN condemns plane's downing, but issues remain

    As the United Nations Security Council condemns the downing of a Malaysian airliner in Ukraine, Russia says Kiev is exploiting the plane disaster. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=russia,Keyword:Detail=kiev,Keyword:Detail=moscow,Keyword:Detail=united nations,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=shot down,Keyword:Detail=crash

    VIDEO: Dutch FM: Netherlands united in face of plane tragedy

    Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans says his country is committed to bringing home the remains of Dutch nationals from the crash site in Ukraine. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=russia,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=dutch foreign minister,Keyword:Detail=frans timmermans,Keyword:Detail=netherlands

    VIDEO: Poroshenko says destruction of crash evidence "unacceptable"

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announces ceasefire near crash site, adding that he lent his plane to a team of international experts who will investigate the scene. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=kiev,Keyword:Detail=russia,Keyword:Detail=moscow,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=petro poroshenko

    VIDEO: Kerry, Ban meet in Egypt to plea for peace in Gaza

    US Secretary of State John Kerry and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon meet in Cairo, Egypt, to press for a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=united nationas,Keyword:Detail=ban ki moon,Keyword:Detail=united states,Keyword:Detail=john kerry,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=palestinne,Keyword:Detail=gaza,Keyword:Detail=hamas

    VIDEO: Obama: 'Serious concerns' about Palestinian civilian deaths

    US President Barack Obama says Israel has done 'significant damage' to Hamas' infrastructure, expresses concern about rising number of Palestinian civilian deaths. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=us president,Keyword:Detail=hamas militants,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=palestine

    VIDEO: Burying the dead in Israel and Gaza

    Palestinians march in a funeral procession for a family that lost at least 28 people while Israelis bury a soldier killed over the weekend. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=palestine,Keyword:Detail=gaza,Keyword:Detail=hamas,Keyword:Detail=militants

    VIDEO: Hamas talks truce as death toll climbs past 500

    Hamas deputy chief Ismail Haniyeh sets terms for a truce as Israeli forces advance on Gaza. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=hamas,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=palestine,Keyword:Detail=truce,Keyword:Detail=gaza

    VIDEO: EU at crossroads on Russia sanctions

    Pressure mounts on Europe to ratchet up sanctions on Russia over the downing of Malaysian passenger jet MH17. Ciara Sutton asks what form new sanctions would take - and whether they might impact Europe's economies. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=russia,Keyword:Detail=sanctions,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Monday, July 21

    Today's top news headlines: SMRT and SBS Transit fined $1.65m, tourists in Singapore spent $6b in first quarter and Stephen Wiltshire inspires Pathlight students. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=smrt,Keyword:Detail=sbs transit,Keyword:Detail=fine,Keyword:Detail=service disruption,Keyword:Detail=tourists,Keyword:Detail=singapore,Keyword:Detail=stephen wiltshire,Keyword:Detail=pathlight school

    VIDEO: Putin: Air crash 'not political tool'

    Russian President Vladimir Putin urges unity after air crash and warns against using the disaster for political ends. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=russia,Keyword:Detail=vladimir putin,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17

    VIDEO: Abbott's anger over air crash site

    Australia's prime minister condemns activity at the scene of the MH17 plane crash under the control of pro-Russian rebels. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=Transport,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas mh17,Keyword:Detail=tony abbott,Keyword:Detail=australia,Keyword:Detail=amsterdam,Keyword:Detail=kuala lumpur,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=russia

    VIDEO: Gaza's deadliest day

    Dozens killed in the single deadliest day since the start of Israel's Gaza offensive. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=palestine,Keyword:Detail=gaza,Keyword:Detail=hamas,Keyword:Detail=ban ki moon,Keyword:Detail=militants,Keyword:Detail=west bank

    VIDEO: "I really hope that my aunt's body is sent back to Malaysia": victim's relative

    Family members of a Malaysian passenger of MH17, Siti Amirah Kasuma, remember their loved one and hope her body will be returned home. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=Transport,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=shot down,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=russia

    VIDEO: Israel pledges to press on with Gaza campaign

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pledges to press on with Gaza offensive until "quiet restored", and says the Turkish PM's anti-Israel rhetoric is "anti-Semitic". Content:Type=News World,Content:Category=Transport,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=palestine,Keyword:Detail=gaza,Keyword:Detail=benjamin netanyahu,Keyword:Detail=hamas,Keyword:Detail=militants

    VIDEO: Gaza hospitals strained as casualty numbers rise

    Gaza hospitals are running low on medical equipment to treat the surge in patients caused by Israel's almost two-week offensive on the Gaza strip. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=gaza,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=palestine,Keyword:Detail=air strikes,Keyword:Detail=rockets,Keyword:Detail=hamas,Keyword:Detail=militants

    VIDEO: More than 70 killed in Israeli shelling

    Israeli troops increase their presence along the Gaza border, as more than 70 people are killed in Israeli shelling and clashes in Gaza. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=palestine,Keyword:Detail=gaza,Keyword:Detail=air strike,Keyword:Detail=mahmoud abbas

    VIDEO: Crew clear debris, bodies from MH17 crash site

    Emergency workers clear bodies and debris from the Malaysian Airlines' crash site in eastern Ukraine, as a makeshift memorial is built to honor 298 lives lost. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=Transport,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=crash,Keyword:Detail=shot down,Keyword:Detail=debris,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=russia

    VIDEO: First video to show "black box" at Ukraine crash site

    Video shows flight data recorder being recovered from crash site of flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=Transport,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=balck box,Keyword:Detail=flight recorder,Keyword:Detail=russia

    VIDEO: Healing burns fast with spray-on nanogel

    Researchers in Singapore are developing a new type of peptide-base hydrogel that acts as a natural scaffold, allowing burn wounds to heal faster than ever before while decreasing the risk of infection. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Category=Health,Keyword:Detail=hydrogel,Keyword:Detail=brun wounds,Keyword:Detail=institute of bioengineering and nanotechnology,Keyword:Detail=charlotte hauser,Keyword:Detail=burn treatment,Keyword:Detail=spray on

    VIDEO: Apes stand tall at box office for second week

    Proving their dominance once again, "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" grabs the top spot on the box office charts. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Movies,Keyword:Detail=dawn of the planet of the apes,Keyword:Detail=andy serkis,Keyword:Detail=movie box office,Keyword:Detail=he purge anarchy,Keyword:Detail=walt disney,Keyword:Detail=planes: fire and rescue

    VIDEO: Ang Kum Siong: Batik seller

    Every morning and evening, a rhythmic whirring sound emanates from Mr Ang Kum Siong's bedroom - a mechanical song from his sewing machine that betrays his workaholic nature. The 87-year-old Serangoon resident sews and sells batik items from his Holland Village shop, but does not stop working even when he's at home. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=national day parade,Keyword:Detail=ndp,Keyword:Detail=pioneer,Keyword:Detail=batik,Keyword:Detail=Ang Kum Siong,Keyword:Detail=sewing machine

    VIDEO: Supper with Lim Tit Meng

    As CEO of the Science Centre, Associate Professor Lim Tit Meng’s goal is to make kids fall in love with science and find their calling in it. It is a tough sell as he has to compete against the pragmatism of doing well in exams and students choosing more marketable subjects at university. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=supper cliub,Keyword:Detail=lim tit meng,Keyword:Detail=singapore science centre

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Friday, July 18

    Today's top headlines: Singapore Airlines stops its planes from flying over Ukraine; body of man recovered from Singapore River; Zoukout to end if Zouk closes. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=singapore airlines,Keyword:Detail=sia,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=singapore river,Keyword:Detail=body found,Keyword:Detail=zoukout,Keyword:Detail=zouk

    VIDEO: NLB: "Our review processes must improve"

    Transparency is what the National Library Board is striving for as they look to improve their book review process. This comes after two pulled books had been reinstated by Communications and Information Minister Yaacob Ibrahim. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=national library board,Keyword:Detail=nlb,Keyword:Detail=yaacob ibrahim,Keyword:Detail=elaine ng,Keyword:Detail=and tango makes three,Keyword:Detail=the white swan

    VIDEO: A call for answers in MH17 crash

    World leaders are demanding an international investigation into the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner with 298 people on board over eastern Ukraine. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=Transport,Keyword:Detail=malaysia airlines,Keyword:Detail=mas,Keyword:Detail=mh17,Keyword:Detail=ukraine,Keyword:Detail=shot down,Keyword:Detail=investigation,Keyword:Detail=angela merkel

    VIDEO: African orphans master Chinese language

    Four teenagers from Malawi in Africa show off their Mandarin and martial arts skills. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=african teenagers who speak mandarin,Keyword:Detail=chinese,Keyword:Detail=malawi,Keyword:Detail=africa,Keyword:Detail=exchange programme

    VIDEO: Insider Asia: Keng Tung

    In this frontier land of Kengtung in Myanmar, blue-green mountains surround you, wreathed in tendrils of mist and capped with shifting clouds. Deep in the hills are tribal villages where the people still live off the land Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=SE Asia,Keyword:Detail=myanmar,Keyword:Detail=keng tung,Keyword:Detail=tribal villages

    VIDEO: 23 Palestinians, Israeli soldier killed in Gaza ground offensive

    Israel steps up its ground offensive in Gaza early on Friday using tanks and infantry to battle Hamas fighters. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=palestine,Keyword:Detail=gaza,Keyword:Detail=hamas militants,Keyword:Detail=ground offensive