• VIDEO: News In A Minute: Wednesday, May 6

    Amos Yee's bail conditions stand, remains in remand; man charged with Geylang murder; Customs seizes counterfeit bags and wallets from China Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=amos yee,Keyword:Detail=bail,Keyword:Detail=remand,Keyword:Detail=geylang,Keyword:Detail=murder,Keyword:Detail=customs,Keyword:Detail=counterfeit ,Keyword:Detail=bags,Keyword:Detail=wallets

    VIDEO: Digital Life visits Casio in Japan

    Just how are Casio's G-Shock watches made? Digital Life's Trevor Tan takes you to Japan to visit the watchmaker's Hamura research and development centre, as well as their flagship factory in Yamagata. Content:Type=Digital LIfe,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=japan,Keyword:Detail=casio,Keyword:Detail=g-shock,Keyword:Detail=digital lilfe,Keyword:Detail=trevor tan,Keyword:Detail=yamagata,Keyword:Detail=r&d,Keyword:Detail=factory

    VIDEO: Charlie Hebdo honoured at PEN awards in NY

    The French satirical weekly magazine Charlie Hebdo is honored at the PEN awards gala in New York. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=pen awards,Keyword:Detail=new york,Keyword:Detail=charlie hebdo

    VIDEO: Clinton calls for pathway to citizenship

    Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton says, "We can't wait any longer," as she calls for immigration reform and pathway to citizenship at Nevada campaign stop. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=hillary clinton,Keyword:Detail=presidential hopeful,Keyword:Detail=president,Keyword:Detail=2016,Keyword:Detail=immigrations,Keyword:Detail=citizenship,Keyword:Detail=campaign

    VIDEO: Obama calls for immigration reform at Cinco de Mayo event

    US President Obama called for comprehensive immigration reform at White House Cinco de Mayor event. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=united states,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=immigration,Keyword:Detail=reform,Keyword:Detail=cinco de mayor

    VIDEO: Allegations of slavery in Mexico City

    Beaten and chained, Mexican woman recounts alleged slave horror at dry cleaners in Mexico City. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=mexico city,Keyword:Detail=dry cleaners,Keyword:Detail=slavery,Keyword:Detail=Committee United Against Human Trafficking

    VIDEO: Endangered macaw born in Brazil

    Biologists at a Sao Paulo zoo successfully hatch a rare Lear's macaw, the first time the endangered species has been successfully reproduced in captivity in Latin America. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=lear's macaw,Keyword:Detail=endangered,Keyword:Detail=sao paulo zoo,Keyword:Detail=captivity

    VIDEO: Nazi-confiscated painting returned to heir of Jewish art historian

    A 17th century painting, titled 'Portrait of a Man,' taken by Nazis from a prominent German Jewish art historian is returned to the owner's daughter. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=nazi,Keyword:Detail=portrait of a man,Keyword:Detail=nazis,Keyword:Detail=german,Keyword:Detail=jewish,Keyword:Detail=world war 2

    VIDEO: Croatian hospital offers naphthalene oil baths

    An oil spa near the Croatian capital Zagreb is one of only two places in the world where naphthalene oil is used for therapeutic sessions. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=croatia,Keyword:Detail=zagreb,Keyword:Detail=oil spa,Keyword:Detail=naphthalene

    VIDEO: Funeral tribute in Pakistan for Texas gunmen

    Pakistani Muslims hold funeral prayers in tribute to two gunmen who opened fire outside an exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad and were later shot dead in Texas. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=oakistan,Keyword:Detail=muslim,Keyword:Detail=orayers,Keyword:Detail=gunmen,Keyword:Detail=garland,Keyword:Detail=texas,Keyword:Detail=shot,Keyword:Detail=caricatures,Keyword:Detail=cartoon,Keyword:Detail=prophet mohammad,Keyword:Detail=nadir soofi,Keyword:Detail=elton simpson

    VIDEO: White House: Too early to tell if Texas shooters tied to Islamic State

    The White House says it is still too early to tell if the two gunmen who opened fire at a Mohammad cartoon exhibit in Garland, Texas were tied to Islamic State. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=white house,Keyword:Detail=garland,Keyword:Detail=texas,Keyword:Detail=gunmen,Keyword:Detail=islamic state

    VIDEO: Second protester killed in clashes over Peru copper project

    A man demonstrating against a Peruvian copper project is killed during clashes with police, the second protester death in just two weeks. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=peru,Keyword:Detail=copper,Keyword:Detail=project,Keyword:Detail=protest,Keyword:Detail=clash,Keyword:Detail=police

    VIDEO: Costumes and replicas, fans fete Star Wars as new release nears

    Star Wars fans in Melbourne celebrate May 4 with the construction of the world's largest Lego-made Millennium Falcon model. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=australia,Keyword:Detail=star wars,Keyword:Detail=melbourne,Keyword:Detail=lego,Keyword:Detail=millennium falcon,Keyword:Detail=may 4,Keyword:Detail=star wars day

    VIDEO: Harrison's guitar, Jackson's glove up for auction

    Items from George Harrison, Michael Jackson, and Madonna are up for sale as part of Julien's Auctions 2015 Music Icons sale. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Keyword:Detail=george harrison,Keyword:Detail=micheal jackson,Keyword:Detail=madonna,Keyword:Detail=julien's auctions,Keyword:Detail=musci icon,Keyword:Detail=sale,Keyword:Detail=guitar,Keyword:Detail=mastersound

    VIDEO: Weak trade data weighs down stocks

    Wall Street closed to the downside after the March trade deficit hit close to a 6 1/2 year high. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=wall street,Keyword:Detail=trade deficit,Keyword:Detail=news corp,Keyword:Detail=groupon,Keyword:Detail=electronic arts

    VIDEO: Stars shine at Met Gala, Brown's misdemeanour charge dropped

    The day's top showbiz news and headlines including Beyonce goes sheer at the Met Gala, a misdemeanour charge against Chris Brown is dropped, and Sam Smith cancels more shows. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=met gala,Keyword:Detail=chris brown,Keyword:Detail=sam smith,Keyword:Detail=misdemeanour

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Tuesday, May 5

    Jurong East will be terminal for high speed rail to Kuala Lumpur; Member of Parliament Indranee Rajah spots 'tea bag' tree at Bukit Merah View; Singapore becoming more gracious, according to Graciousness Index. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=jurong east,Keyword:Detail=high speed rail,Keyword:Detail=kuala lumpur,Keyword:Detail=indranee rajah,Keyword:Detail=tea bag,Keyword:Detail=tree,Keyword:Detail=bukit merah view,Keyword:Detail=gracious

    VIDEO: $400 a day to keep marathoners running

    Keeping a marathon running may be as much work as running the marathon itself. The support team for Go50 - run 50km for 50 consecutive days, reveals how much preparation is needed to provide the two runners and their support runners with enough food and drinks to go the distance. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=go50,Keyword:Detail=marathon,Keyword:Detail=lim nghee huat,Keyword:Detail=yong yuen chen,Keyword:Detail=50km,Keyword:Detail=50 days,Keyword:Detail=power gel,Keyword:Detail=isotonic drinks

    VIDEO: Couple hit it off during Malay night class

    She makes him briyani, and he makes her pineapple tarts. This unlikely Chinese-Indian couple hit it off, interestingly, while attending Malay school, and their marriage has lasted for a good 47 years and counting. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=alice wong,Keyword:Detail=robert bonar,Keyword:Detail=mixed race,Keyword:Detail=couple,Keyword:Detail=marriage

    VIDEO: Australian bride didn't get to dance at her Chinese wedding

    In 1967, Australian Penny Choo took her first step onto Singapore soil and experienced a culture shock. Especially when she found out at her wedding dinner that guests in Singapore leave almost immediately after they've eaten. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=jerry choo,Keyword:Detail=penny choo,Keyword:Detail=mixed race,Keyword:Detail=couple,Keyword:Detail=marriage

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Monday, May 4

    Two firms appointed to manage AHPETC accounts; The Real Singapore editor allowed to leave Singapore; Seletar Aerospace Flyover to open on May 16. Content:Type=News Singapore,Keyword:Detail=the real singapore,Keyword:Detail=yang kaiheng,Keyword:Detail=aljunied-hougang-punggol east town council,Keyword:Detail=ahpetc,Keyword:Detail=seletar aerospace flyover

    VIDEO: UK faces 'closest poll in decades'

    Britain is facing its closest election in decades and the prospect of no single party winning an overall majority. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=uk,Keyword:Detail=united kingdom,Keyword:Detail=liberal democrats,Keyword:Detail=conservatives,Keyword:Detail=david cameron,Keyword:Detail=labour,Keyword:Detail=scottish national party,Keyword:Detail=ed milliband

    VIDEO: Nepal: 'billions' needed to rebuild

    As the death toll from a devastating earthquake continues to rise, ordinary Nepalis are facing a massive challenge to restore any semblance of normality to their lives - with questions asked over where longer-term assistance will come from. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=nepal,Keyword:Detail=earthquake,Keyword:Detail=death toll,Keyword:Detail=kathmandu,Keyword:Detail=rescue

    VIDEO: Glitzy Gangnam to lose last slum

    The last slum in Seoul's glitzy Gangnam district is finally set to be demolished after years of redevelopment plans. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=south korea,Keyword:Detail=gangnam,Keyword:Detail=guryong,Keyword:Detail=slum,Keyword:Detail=demolish,Keyword:Detail=redevelopment

    VIDEO: Police shoot two dead at Mohammad cartoon exhibit

    Texas police shot dead two gunmen who opened fire outside an exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad that was organised by an anti-Islamic group on Sunday. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=mohammad,Keyword:Detail=cartoon,Keyword:Detail=exhibit,Keyword:Detail=gunmen,Keyword:Detail=shot dead,Keyword:Detail=texas,Keyword:Detail=anti-islamic,Keyword:Detail=prophet

    VIDEO: New Royal princess named as Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

    Kensington Palace announces the name of the newest member of Britain's Royal family. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=charlotte elizabeth diana,Keyword:Detail=princess,Keyword:Detail=prince william,Keyword:Detail=kate middleton

    VIDEO: Chris Brown named as assault suspect

    Grammy-winning R&B singer Chris Brown named by Las Vegas police as a suspect after a man is punched during a basketball game. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Music,Keyword:Detail=chris brown,Keyword:Detail=assault,Keyword:Detail=las vegas,Keyword:Detail=r&b,Keyword:Detail=singer

    VIDEO: It's official: Ben Carson is running for president

    Republican Ben Carson, a retired neurosurgeon, announces he is running for the 2016 presidential nomination. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=united states,Keyword:Detail=2016,Keyword:Detail=president,Keyword:Detail=ben carson,Keyword:Detail=neurosurgeon

    VIDEO: Food delivers hope to stricken Nepal

    UN strives to feed people in remote areas after Nepal quake as food offers hope in a country still coping with the aftermath of a devastating quake. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=nepal,Keyword:Detail=earthquake,Keyword:Detail=sindhupalchok,Keyword:Detail=united nations,Keyword:Detail=world food program

    VIDEO: Inequality facing minority men behind unrest in Baltimore, Ferguson -Obama

    US President Barack Obama says odds are stacked against black and Latino men and vows to continue work on inequality after his presidency. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=united states,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=baltimore,Keyword:Detail=ferguson

    VIDEO: Obama tapes the "Late Show with David Letterman"

    US President Barack Obama shares laughs with comedian David Letterman during a taping of the "Late Show" in New York City. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Television,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=the late show with david letterman,Keyword:Detail=new york

    VIDEO: "They were always complaining" - former Boko Haram captive

    Nigerian women rescued from Boko Haram speak of disarray within the ranks of the Islamist group. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Africa,Keyword:Detail=boko haram,Keyword:Detail=islamist group,Keyword:Detail=abducted,Keyword:Detail=nigeria,Keyword:Detail=kidnap,Keyword:Detail=schoolgirls

    VIDEO: McDonald's putting itself on a diet

    McDonald's is cutting back, selling more restaurants to franchisees, and slashing costs in a plan light on details, but heavy on promises to turn around the business. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=mcdonalds,Keyword:Detail=fast food,Keyword:Detail=restaurant,Keyword:Detail=franchise,Keyword:Detail=revenue,Content:Category=Companies

    VIDEO: Sri Lanka lights up for Buddhist festival

    Sri Lankans flock to Colombo to celebrate the annual Vesak festival, the most important religious festival for the island's majority Buddhists. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=sri lanka,Keyword:Detail=vesak,Keyword:Detail=colombo,Keyword:Detail=buddhist,Keyword:Detail=festival

    VIDEO: Woods and Vonn break up after almost three-year relationship

    Golfer Tiger Woods and skier Lindsey Vonn end their relationship after nearly three years. Content:Type=News Sports,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=tiger woods,Keyword:Detail=lindsey vonn,Keyword:Detail=break up

    VIDEO: Soccer fans storm the field in Northeastern Brazil

    Players are forced to leave the field in Fortaleza as violent fans storm the pitch during the final of a local league in Northeastern Brazil. Content:Type=News Sports,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=brazil,Keyword:Detail=fortaleza,Content:Category=Football,Keyword:Detail=ceara state championship

    VIDEO: Turning Point: Doctor meditates a month every year

    Dr Ng Wai Chong meditates to achieve the calm and clarity to help others take a holistic approach to ageing. Content:Type=News Singapore,Keyword:Detail=turning point,Keyword:Detail=dr ng wai chong,Keyword:Detail=geriatric,Keyword:Detail=hospital

    VIDEO: Interview with William Wan

    How gracious is Singapore, a nation which in March witnessed a groundswell of volunteerism and kindness during the mourning period for founding father Lee Kuan Yew, but which has also seen uncaring behaviour, ranging from leaving trash behind at events to online “lynching”? Walter Sim speaks to Singapore Kindness Movement chief William Wan. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=supper club,Keyword:Detail=william wan,Keyword:Detail=singapore kindness movement,Keyword:Detail=graciousness

    VIDEO: Migrants rescued en route to Europe

    Hundreds of illegal migrants heading to Europe are rescued in two operations in a single day. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=migrants,Keyword:Detail=mediterranean massacre,Keyword:Detail=europe,Keyword:Detail=rescue operation,Keyword:Detail=sea

    VIDEO: Two gunmen shot dead at anti-Islam art show near Dallas

    Two gunmen who opened fire at an anti-Islam art exhibit featuring depictions of the Prophet Mohammad in Garland, Texas, near Dallas, were themselves shot dead at the scene, according to local news reports. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=gunmen,Keyword:Detail=anti-islam,Keyword:Detail=art show,Keyword:Detail=dallas,Keyword:Detail=texas,Keyword:Detail=usa

    VIDEO: Sandwich-making fox, camel chased down highway

    Wacky animal stories make headlines this week, like a yawning chipmunk, a barefoot man chasing a camel down a highway, and a sandwich-making fox in Chernobyl. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Visual Arts,Keyword:Detail=animals,Keyword:Detail=cute,Keyword:Detail=chernobyl,Keyword:Detail=sandwich,Keyword:Detail=fox,Keyword:Detail=camel,Keyword:Detail=chipmunk

    VIDEO: Prayers as Baltimore lifts curfew

    Maryland governor joins residents praying for peace in the neighbourhood of a man whose death in police custody has sparked protests and violence. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=baltimore,Keyword:Detail=maryland,Keyword:Detail=freddie gray,Keyword:Detail=police custody,Keyword:Detail=protest,Keyword:Detail=curfew,Keyword:Detail=peace

    VIDEO: Chancellor Merkel marks Dachau liberation

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel recalls the "unfathomable horrors everywhere" as she lays a wreath to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=angela merkel,Keyword:Detail=chancellor,Keyword:Detail=dachau liberation,Keyword:Detail=concentration camp,Keyword:Detail=nazi,Keyword:Detail=holocaust,Keyword:Detail=germany

    VIDEO: "Avengers: Age of Ultron" wins big at the box office

    "Avengers: Age of Ultron" kicks off the summer blockbuster season with the second-highest domestic opening in history, but doesn't quite top the first film. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Movies,Keyword:Detail=avengers,Keyword:Detail=age of ultron,Keyword:Detail=box office,Keyword:Detail=hollywood,Keyword:Detail=showbiz,Keyword:Detail=usa

    VIDEO: London still abuzz over birth of royal princess

    The birth of the UK's newest princess, whose name has not been announced, has generated a buzz in London as crowds gather around the royal residences. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=united kingdom,Keyword:Detail=britain,Keyword:Detail=london,Keyword:Detail=royal baby,Keyword:Detail=princess,Keyword:Detail=kate middleton,Keyword:Detail=prince william,Keyword:Detail=will and kate

    VIDEO: Mayweather named winner in highly anticipated boxing match

    Floyd Mayweather was named winner by unanimous decision in a 12 round boxing match against Manny Pacquiao. Content:Type=News Sports,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=School Sports,Keyword:Detail=manny pacquiao,Keyword:Detail=floyd mayweather,Keyword:Detail=boxing,Keyword:Detail=victory,Keyword:Detail=fight of the century

    VIDEO: Glimmers of hope amid gloom in Nepal's earthquake

    Babies are born in a makeshift field hospital in Kathmandu and local shops begin to open, even as Nepal struggles with the slow and difficult clean up of its devastating earthquake. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=nepal,Keyword:Detail=kathmandu,Keyword:Detail=earthquake,Keyword:Detail=aftershock,Keyword:Detail=tremor,Keyword:Detail=recovery

    VIDEO: Boko Haram captives taken to safety

    Hundreds of women and children rescued from Boko Haram militants spend their first evening at a camp for internally displaced people, where they will receive food, shelter and medical treatment for injuries. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Africa,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=nigeria,Keyword:Detail=boko haram,Keyword:Detail=militants,Keyword:Detail=rescue,Keyword:Detail=refugee camp

    VIDEO: Philippines disappointed as Pacquiao loses to Mayweather

    Philippines boxing fans are disappointed after Floyd Mayweather preserves his unbeaten record with a unanimous decision victory over Manny Pacquiao. Content:Type=News Sports,Location:Region=Asia,Content:Category=School Sports,Keyword:Detail=manny pacquiao,Keyword:Detail=floyd mayweather,Keyword:Detail=boxing,Keyword:Detail=victory,Keyword:Detail=fight of the century

    VIDEO: Bolshoi ballerina Maya Plisetskaya dies at 89

    World renowned Bolshoi ballerina Maya Plisetskaya dies of a heart attack at the age of 89. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=bolshoi theatre,Keyword:Detail=moscow,Keyword:Detail=russia,Keyword:Detail=ballet,Keyword:Detail=ballerina,Keyword:Detail=maya plisetskaya