• VIDEO: New faces, 'hot' seats

    Political parties wasted no time in staking their claims and introducing new candidates over the weekend. Content:Type=News Singapore,Keyword:Detail=general election,Keyword:Detail=workers' party,Keyword:Detail=pap,Keyword:Detail=electoral boundaries,Keyword:Detail=nsp,Keyword:Detail=sda

    VIDEO: New SMCs, smaller GRCs for next GE

    Two new Group Representation Constituencies - Jalan Besar and Marsiling-Yew Tee, three new Single-Member Constituencies - Bukit Batok, Fengshan and MacPherson have been carved out, but Moulmein-Kallang GRC, Joo Chiat SMC and Whampoa SMC were dissolved under the new electoral boundaries map. Content:Type=News Singapore,Keyword:Detail=electoral boundaries,Keyword:Detail=general election

    VIDEO: Politics at 50: The LKY dividend

    Founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew's death looks to have been the catalyst for voters to see the People's Action Party with new eyes, will this trigger a new wave of electoral support for the ruling party? Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=general election,Keyword:Detail=politics at 50,Keyword:Detail=rachel chang,Content:Type=News Singapore

    VIDEO: News In A Minute, Monday, July 27

    Australian Dollar falls below Singapore Dollar; Singapore Power to install 200 free mobile charging stations; Man jailed 18 weeks for upskirt videos Content:Type=News Singapore,Keyword:Detail=australia dollar,Keyword:Detail=singapore dollar,Keyword:Detail=singapore power,Keyword:Detail=mobile charging stations,Keyword:Detail=upskirt videos

    VIDEO: Shark kills scallop diver off Tasmanian coast

    An Australian man is killed by a shark while diving for scallops off the coast of Tasmania. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=australia,Keyword:Detail=tasmania,Keyword:Detail=scallop diver,Keyword:Detail=shark attack

    VIDEO: Australian charged with supporting Islamic State

    Australian arrested and charged with supporting Islamic State after voluntarily returning home from Syria. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=australia,Keyword:Detail=syria,Keyword:Detail=islamic state,Keyword:Detail=isis,Keyword:Detail=arrest

    VIDEO: Three dead after plane crashes in Tokyo suburb

    Three people have died after a small plane crashed into a residential area of Tokyo setting fire to homes and cars. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=tokyo,Keyword:Detail=plane crash,Keyword:Detail=fire,Keyword:Detail=residential,Keyword:Detail=search and rescue,Keyword:Detail=japan

    VIDEO: Trump blasts Clinton over email scandal

    US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says bad stuff has to happen to Democratic rival Hillary Clinton over her handling of government emails. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=hillary clinton,Keyword:Detail=donald trump,Keyword:Detail=presidential election,Keyword:Detail=email scandal,Keyword:Detail=republican,Keyword:Detail=democrat,Keyword:Detail=usa

    VIDEO: Obama meets Ethiopian prime minister

    Barack Obama meets Ethiopia's prime minister on the first visit to the country by a serving US president. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Africa,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=president,Keyword:Detail=usa,Keyword:Detail=ethiopia,Keyword:Detail=prime minister

    VIDEO: Fiat Chrysler hit by record US$105m fine

    The US auto safety watchdog, toughening its stance against manufacturer defects, announces a record US$105 million in fines against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles over lapses in safety recalls involving millions of vehicles. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=fiat,Keyword:Detail=chrysler,Keyword:Detail=fine,Keyword:Detail=automobile,Keyword:Detail=safety recall,Keyword:Detail=watchdog,Keyword:Detail=defect

    VIDEO: Bobbi Kristina Brown dies

    Bobbi Kristina Brown, 22-year-old daughter of the late Whitney Houston, has died six months after suffering brain damage in an incident at her home. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Music,Keyword:Detail=whitney houston,Keyword:Detail=bobbi kristina brown,Keyword:Detail=bobbi brown,Keyword:Detail=singer,Keyword:Detail=hollywood

    VIDEO: Turning Point: Violinist overcomes accident and death

    When Siow Lee Chin was 15, she played for American violinist Aaron Rosand, not knowing he was recruiting for the world famous Curtis Institute of Music. She became one of Singapore's greatest classical musicians but her journey also saw her struggling with many trials including cancer and a career- threatening accident. Content:Type=News Singapore,Keyword:Detail=it changed my life,Keyword:Detail=siow lee chin,Keyword:Detail=turning point

    VIDEO: Obama meets Ethiopian prime minister

    Barack Obama meets Ethiopia's prime minister on the first visit to the country by a serving US president. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Africa,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=president,Keyword:Detail=usa,Keyword:Detail=ethiopia,Keyword:Detail=prime minister

    VIDEO: Fiat Chrysler hit by record US$105m fine

    The US auto safety watchdog, toughening its stance against manufacturer defects, announces a record US$105 million in fines against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles over lapses in safety recalls involving millions of vehicles. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=fiat,Keyword:Detail=chrysler,Keyword:Detail=fine,Keyword:Detail=automobile,Keyword:Detail=safety recall,Keyword:Detail=watchdog,Keyword:Detail=defect

    VIDEO: Mexicans march in memory of missing students

    Hundreds march through Mexico City to mark the 10 months since 43 student teachers went missing and are presumed dead. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=mexico,Keyword:Detail=missing,Keyword:Detail=march,Keyword:Detail=student teacher

    VIDEO: Security tightened after Punjab attack

    India has stepped up security along its border with Pakistan after gunmen stormed a police station in Punjab. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=pakistan,Keyword:Detail=punjab,Keyword:Detail=gunmen,Keyword:Detail=police station,Keyword:Detail=attack,Keyword:Detail=border security

    VIDEO: Attackers storm Punjab police station

    India has stepped up security on its border with Pakistan after gunmen stormed a police station in Punjab. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=pakistan,Keyword:Detail=punjab,Keyword:Detail=police station,Keyword:Detail=attack,Keyword:Detail=border security,Keyword:Detail=gunmen

    VIDEO: Clashes follow funerals in Turkey

    Protesters and police clash in south-eastern Turkey after the funeral of a man killed during a demonstration against military strikes on Kurdish targets. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=turkey,Keyword:Detail=kurdish,Keyword:Detail=protest,Keyword:Detail=police,Keyword:Detail=clash,Keyword:Detail=military strike,Keyword:Detail=funeral

    VIDEO: Bobbi Kristina Brown dies

    Bobbi Kristina Brown, 22-year-old daughter of the late Whitney Houston, has died six months after suffering brain damage in an incident at her home. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Music,Keyword:Detail=whitney houston,Keyword:Detail=bobbi kristina brown,Keyword:Detail=bobbi brown,Keyword:Detail=singer,Keyword:Detail=hollywood

    VIDEO: Kenyans criticise Obama’s push for gay rights in Africa

    President Uhuru Kenyatta says it's a 'non-issue' and Christians say they disagree with US President Obama's views on gay rights, as he departs their country for Ethiopia. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Africa,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=president,Keyword:Detail=usa,Keyword:Detail=kenya,Keyword:Detail=ethiopia,Keyword:Detail=gay rights

    VIDEO: Death toll from Saudi-led warplanes on Yemen's Taiz hits 80

    Saturday's airstrike on the central Yemeni city of Taiz also left at least 150 people injured, local medical sources say. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=yemen,Keyword:Detail=saudi arabia,Keyword:Detail=warplane,Keyword:Detail=taiz,Keyword:Detail=airstrike,Keyword:Detail=death toll

    VIDEO: Ant-Man on top of his game, beating out Pixels

    Marvel's Ant-Man has climbed to the top of the chart, winning the weekend box office game over Pixels and Minions. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Movies,Keyword:Detail=marvel,Keyword:Detail=ant-man,Keyword:Detail=pixels,Keyword:Detail=minions,Keyword:Detail=box office,Keyword:Detail=usa

    VIDEO: Cuba marks anniversary of Revolution

    Cuba celebrates its annual 'Day of National Rebellion' but also alludes to new relations with the United States. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=cuba,Keyword:Detail=usa,Keyword:Detail=day of national rebellion,Keyword:Detail=revolution,Keyword:Detail=anniversary

    VIDEO: Syria's Assad: Army focusing on holding most important areas

    In a frank assessment to his public, President Bashar al Assad says the type of war confronting Syria means the army could not fight everywhere for risk of losing vital ground. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=syria,Keyword:Detail=bashar al assad,Keyword:Detail=army,Keyword:Detail=war

    VIDEO: Clinton: I did not send or get classified emails on private account

    US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says she did not use a private email account to send or receive classified information as secretary of state. Keyword:Detail=usa,Keyword:Detail=elections,Keyword:Detail=classified,Keyword:Detail=email scandal,Keyword:Detail=presidential candidate,Keyword:Detail=hillary clinton,Content:Category=General,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Type=News World

    VIDEO: Two Turkish soldiers killed in militant bomb attack

    Kurdish militants kill two Turkish soldiers, and injure four others, in a roadside bombing which the military says is retaliation for Ankara's crackdown on the Kurdistan Workers Party. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=turkey,Keyword:Detail=kurdish,Keyword:Detail=kurdistan workers party,Keyword:Detail=ankara,Keyword:Detail=bomb attack,Keyword:Detail=military

    VIDEO: Cruise says Top Gun sequel would be fun

    Hollywood star Tom Cruise says he would be open to reprising his 1980s role as US Navy pilot Maverick in a possible sequel to action drama Top Gun. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Movies,Keyword:Detail=tom cruise,Keyword:Detail=top gun,Keyword:Detail=sequel,Keyword:Detail=actor,Keyword:Detail=hollywood

    VIDEO: Palestinians, Israeli police clash at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa

    Violence flares at the al-Aqsa compound in Jerusalem on the annual Jewish day of mourning for Jerusalem's two destroyed Biblical temples. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=israel,Keyword:Detail=jerusalem,Keyword:Detail=al-aqsa,Keyword:Detail=jew,Keyword:Detail=mourning,Keyword:Detail=violence

    VIDEO: US President Barack Obama offers message of hope to Kenyans

    US President Barack Obama offers encouragement to young Kenyans during an address at a stadium in Nairobi on Sunday. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Africa,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=president,Keyword:Detail=usa,Keyword:Detail=kenya,Keyword:Detail=nairobi,Keyword:Detail=hope

    VIDEO: Australian charged with supporting Islamic State

    Australian arrested and charged with supporting Islamic State after voluntarily returning home from Syria. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=australia,Keyword:Detail=syria,Keyword:Detail=islamic state,Keyword:Detail=isis,Keyword:Detail=arrest

    VIDEO: Three dead after plane crashes in Tokyo suburb

    Three people have died after a small plane crashed into a residential area of Tokyo setting fire to homes and cars. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=tokyo,Keyword:Detail=plane crash,Keyword:Detail=fire,Keyword:Detail=residential,Keyword:Detail=search and rescue,Keyword:Detail=japan

    VIDEO: Chinese baseball players vie for spot in American big leagues

    In the wake of the first player from Major League Baseball's three development centers in China signing with a Major League team, young players from MLB China look to impress scouts. Content:Type=News Sports,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=School Sports,Keyword:Detail=china,Keyword:Detail=usa,Keyword:Detail=major league baseball,Keyword:Detail=scout,Keyword:Detail=player,Keyword:Detail=mlb

    VIDEO: Trump blasts Clinton over email scandal

    US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says bad stuff has to happen to Democratic rival Hillary Clinton over her handling of government emails. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=hillary clinton,Keyword:Detail=donald trump,Keyword:Detail=presidential election,Keyword:Detail=email scandal,Keyword:Detail=republican,Keyword:Detail=democrat,Keyword:Detail=usa

    VIDEO: Shark kills scallop diver off Tasmanian coast

    An Australian man is killed by a shark while diving for scallops off the coast of Tasmania. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=australia,Keyword:Detail=tasmania,Keyword:Detail=scallop diver,Keyword:Detail=shark attack

    VIDEO: Saudi plane delivers 12 tonnes of aid to embattled Aden

    Saudi airstrikes pounded neighbouring Yemen this summer to defeat Houthi rebels but Saudi air force cargo planes are now delivering aid to help relieve acute food and medicine shortages. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=saudi arabia,Keyword:Detail=yemen,Keyword:Detail=houthi rebels,Keyword:Detail=air force,Keyword:Detail=aden,Keyword:Detail=food,Keyword:Detail=medicine,Keyword:Detail=shortage

    VIDEO: Amazon steps up its fashion offering

    Amazon has launched a new photography studio in London in a bid to take on the UK high street, as a surprise profit gives the company a greater market value than Walmart. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=amazon,Keyword:Detail=london,Keyword:Detail=united kingdom,Keyword:Detail=fashion,Keyword:Detail=high street,Keyword:Detail=walmart,Keyword:Detail=profit

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Friday, July 24

    Today's headlines: SCDF looking for rescuers of man pinned under truck, neighbour of abused elderly woman arrested and charged and the High Court orders company to pay damages for selling fake designer wallets. Content:Type=News Singapore,Keyword:Detail=scdf,Keyword:Detail=good samaritans,Keyword:Detail=louis vuitton

    VIDEO: At least three dead in Louisiana movie theatre shooting

    Three people are dead and several others injured after a gunman began shooting inside a movie theatre in Lafayette, Louisiana. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=louisiana shooting,Keyword:Detail=train wreck,Keyword:Detail=movie theatre

    VIDEO: Japan's Nikkei buys FT in US$1.3b deal

    Japanese media group Nikkei has agreed to buy the Financial Times from Britain's Pearson in a US$1.3 billion deal. As Sonia Legg reports it brings together two leading financial news organisations from Europe and Asia. Content:Type=News Business,Keyword:Detail=nikkei,Keyword:Detail=financial times,Keyword:Detail=pearson

    VIDEO: Kenya prepares to welcome Obama "back home"

    Kenya prepares to welcome US President Barack Obama back "home," with residents of Nairobi hoping the focus will be on security. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=kenya

    VIDEO: Trump accuses media of misinterpreting immigration comments

    US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump expounds on his plans to sue Univision for US$500 million, says that "Telemundo should be ashamed." Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=donald trump,Keyword:Detail=republican,Keyword:Detail=presidential candidate

    VIDEO: Trump slams Hillary Clinton as the worst secretary of state

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says Democratic rival Hillary Clinton "is going to be beaten, and I'm the one to beat her." Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=donald trump,Keyword:Detail=hillary clinton

    VIDEO: Drugs in flames in Panama

    Panamanian authorities burn six tonnes of seized illicit drugs, most of which is cocaine. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=cocaine,Keyword:Detail=marijuana,Keyword:Detail=panama

    VIDEO: Daiquiri diplomacy in Havana

    Havana's iconic El Bar Floridita opens up its Daiquiri King competition to international bartenders for first time, amidst a detente between Cuba and the US. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=el bar floridita,Keyword:Detail=daiquiri king

    VIDEO: Food, but little comfort in Yemen

    A ship carrying food aid for Yemen docks in Aden, offering some comfort in a country still engulfed in conflict. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=yemen,Keyword:Detail=aden,Keyword:Detail=un world food program

    VIDEO: Delta 4 lifts off to put global SATCOM spacecraft into orbit

    A United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket liftS off from Cape Canaveral to put a Boeing-built Wideband Global SATCOM spacecraft into orbit for the US military. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=rocket,Keyword:Detail= Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

    VIDEO: Two baby seals rescued and taken in by Belgian marine park

    A marine park rescues baby seals stranded on Belgian beaches, taking care of them before returning them to the sea. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=baby seals,Keyword:Detail=marine park,Keyword:Detail=belgium

    VIDEO: Nasa says new Earth-like planet discovered

    Scientists using Nasa's powerful Kepler telescope have found a planet beyond the solar system that is similar to Earth. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=nasa,Keyword:Detail=kepler,Keyword:Detail=planet

    VIDEO: Wet Hot American Summer gets a reboot

    The original cast returns for more wild antics in a new eight-part Netflix series. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Keyword:Detail=camp firewood,Keyword:Detail=paul rudd,Keyword:Detail=amy poehler

    VIDEO: Bill Cosby loses latest legal bid to block sexual abuse lawsuit

    Comedian Bill Cosby loses his latest legal bid to fend off a lawsuit accusing him of sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl in 1974. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Keyword:Detail=bill cosby,Keyword:Detail=sexual assault