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Almost 1400 students participated in the RHB - The Straits Times National Spelling Championships held at Raffles City Convention Centre on Saturday.

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As part of the SG50 birthday bash, Berita Harian.sg organised a futsal tournament on 30 and 31 May 2015 at the Home United Youth Football Academy (HYFA). Content:Publication=BH, Content:Category=General, Location:Region=Singapore, Keyword:Detail=futsal, Keyword:Detail=sport, Keyword:Detail=football, Content:Group=News,

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Cik Zahara Abu Bakar, pemilik gerai Mi Rebus, Selera Kita di Blok 58 New Upper Changi Road ditabal sebagai Hawker Masters 2013 kerana kelazatan mi rebusnya. Hawker Masters dianjurkan akhbar The Straits Times dan Lianhe Zaobao. Content:Category=Food, Location:Region=Singapore, Content:Group=News,

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Would you pay ~5 to smash a ceramic object - in the name of art? Well, many parents brought their children to the Peranakan Museum to do just that during the school holidays in June. It is part of a contemporary art installation by Taiwanese artist Lee Mingwei, which will run until Sep 22. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Singapore will do all it can, within the limits of international law, to safeguard the safety and security of its citizens in the ongoing haze crisis, said Foreign Minister K Shanmugam on Saturday, even if it means that our neighbours are upset. We acknowledge the use of data products or imagery from the Land Atmosphere Near-real time Capability for EOS (LANCE) system operated by the NASA/GSFC/Earth Science Data and Information System (ESDIS) with funding provided by NASA/HQ. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Find out what measures the government will take if the haze situation worsens. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong tells Singaporeans what to expect and announces medical subsidies for Singaporeans affected by the haze. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced on Thursday there will be a Haze Inter-Ministerial Committee, led by Minister Ng Eng Hen, to tackle the haze problem. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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The Government will provide monetary assistance to Singaporeans who need help with their medical expenses should they fall ill from the haze, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced on Thursday. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Do negative ionisers and air purifiers help to reduce PM2.5 particles? When staying indoors without an air conditioner, should you switch on the fan? Dr Ong Kian Chung, a respiratory medicine specialist at Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre gives us the answers. content:type=News, content:group=News, keyword:detail=NEWS2, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Stage play Roots , written, directed by and starring Oliver Chong earned him the biggest award of the night - Production of the Year. While actress Jo Kukathas' solo performance in the Occupation saw her take the Best Actress Award at the 13th Life! Theatre Awards. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Get a glimpse of the beautiful views all runners can expect during the Straits Times Run in the Park. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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The Straits Times is hosting their Run in the Park event on August 25th, at one of Singapore's newest park connectors.Here's a sneak peek of what runners can expect. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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The PSI reached 155 on Monday evening, the highest it has ever been for 16 years. RazorTV hit the hazy streets to find out how Singaporeans are coping with the smog. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Find out what caused the N95 mask shortage and when you should use one in this clip. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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With PSI numbers hitting new highs, Singaporeans are reeling from the after-effects of the haze. Hawkers say business is slow while parents are taking extra precautions to protect their children from the smog. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Singapore's city skyline is a majestic landscape of lights but the haze in recent days has blurred its beauty and tourists are complaining of poor air quality and visibility. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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ST Correspondent Joyce Lim and ST Photographer Aziz Hussin bring you some videos from hotspots around Riau, Indonesia. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Find out how Singaporean parents discipline their children and what they think of the Swedish system which prohibits the spanking of children. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Monitoring the PSI may not be enough. Smaller particles can only be detected through the PM2.5 readings. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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29-year-old teacher, freelance personal trainer and fitness blogger Melissa Sarah Wee battled bulimia throughout her teenage years. But today, she is fit, toned, with a body that will put many to shame. content:type=News, content:group=News, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Train services are not avaliable on all North-South and East-West lines (NSEWL) due to a power fault at the evening peak hour. content:type=News, content:category=Transport, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=mrt, keyword:detail=breakdown, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Why is a coin called a coin? We use it everyday as currency, but do you know the origin of the word "coin"? content:group=Singapore Now, keyword:detail=schools, keyword:detail=spelling, keyword:detail=rhb, keyword:detail=straits times, keyword:detail=big spell, location:region=Singapore, content:category=Education, content:type=News,

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The Ikebana International Singapore Chapter 135 has dedicated their latest "Secret Garden" exhibition to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew. This includes a special orchid arrangement and a wishing tree for handwritten messages. keyword:detail=ikebana, content:group=Singapore Now, keyword:detail=LKY, keyword:detail=#rememberingleekuanyew, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, location:region=Singapore, content:category=Political, content:type=News,

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People queuing outside the Istana waiting to pay their last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=istana, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Hearse carrying Mr Lee Kuan Yew arrives at Istana. VIDEO: CHONG ZI LIANG content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=istana, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Othman Wok, founding member of the People's Action Party and former Social Affairs Minister, recounts how Mr Lee Kuan Yew represented local postmen in a strike. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=we remember, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Othman Wok, founding member of the People's Action Party and former Social Affairs Minister, talks about how the Singaporean Malay community has changed. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=we remember, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Othman Wok, founding member of the People's Action Party and former Social Affairs Minister, talks about the hard and soft side of Mr Lee Kuan Yew. content:group=Singapore Now, keyword:detail=we remember, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, content:category=Home, content:category=Political, content:category=General, content:type=News,

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Othman Wok, founding member of the People's Action Party and former Social Affairs Minister, describes what it was like for Mr Lee Kuan Yew, two days before Singapore separated from Malaysia. content:group=Singapore Now, keyword:detail=we remember, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, location:region=Singapore, content:category=Home, content:category=Political, content:category=General, content:type=News,

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Othman Wok, founding member of the People's Action Party and former Social Affairs Minister, recalls the 1964 racial riots and how Mr Lee Kuan Yew handled the incident. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=we remember, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Ng Kok Song, former Chief Investment Officer at the Government Investment Corporation, shares what Mr Lee Kuan Yew meant to him. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=we remember, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Ng Kok Song, former Chief Investment Officer at the Government Investment Corporation, shares Mr Lee Kuan Yew's take on friendship and his dreams for Singapore. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=we remember, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Ng Kok Song, former Chief Investment Officer at the Government Investment Corporation, relates how Mr Lee Kuan Yew used meditation to cope with his wife's illness. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=we remember, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Ng Kok Song, former Chief Investment Officer at the Government Investment Corporation, talks about Mr Lee Kuan Yew's practice of meditation. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=we remember, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Ng Kok Song, former Chief Investment Officer at the Government Investment Corporation, gives some personal insight on Mr Lee Kuan Yew. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Ng Kok Song, former Chief Investment Officer at the Government Investment Corporation, recounts Mr Lee Kuan Yew’s zeal for learning. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=we remember, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Monica Lee, Mr Lee Kuan Yew's younger sister, talks about what he was like as a brother, how he always looked out for her, and how particular he was about the way she dressed. content:group=Singapore Now, keyword:detail=we remember, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, location:region=Singapore, content:category=Home, content:category=Political, content:category=General, content:type=News,

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Monica Lee, Mr Lee Kuan Yew's younger sister, remembers how their mother first discovered Mr Lee's intelligence, how she guided him on his career, and how Mr Lee took care of his family during the war. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Political, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=we remember, content:group=Singapore Now,

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Liu Thai Ker, former CEO of the Housing Development Board and Urban Redevelopment Authority, talks about Mr Lee Kuan Yew's conviction in making certain decisions for Singapore. content:group=Singapore Now, keyword:detail=we remember, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, location:region=Singapore, content:category=Home, content:category=Political, content:category=General, content:type=News,

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Liu Thai Ker, former CEO of the Housing Development Board and Urban Redevelopment Authority, describes what he thinks is Mr Lee Kuan Yew's biggest legacy. content:type=News, content:category=General, content:category=Home, location:region=Singapore, keyword:detail=lee kuan yew, keyword:detail=lky, keyword:detail=we remember, content:group=Singapore Now,