183 food poisoning cases now linked to Goodwood Park Hotel bakery, up from 76 – TODAYonline

TODAYonline 183 food poisoning cases now linked to Goodwood Park Hotel bakery, up from 76TODAYonlineSINGAPORE — The number of food poisoning cases linked to the consumption of durian pastries prepared at a well-known Goodwood Park Hotel bakery has shot up, with more possible victims coming forward since news broke of its suspension about two …107 more… Continue reading…

Truce takes hold in Aleppo but fighting goes on elsewhere in Syria – Channel News Asia

Firstpost Truce takes hold in Aleppo but fighting goes on elsewhere in SyriaChannel News AsiaA cessation of hostilities brokered by Russia and the United States brought a measure of relief to Aleppo on Thursday but fighting raged nearby and President Bashar al-Assad said he still sought total victory over rebels in Syria. Posted 05 May… Continue reading…

Israeli war jets strike on southern Gaza, no injuries – Xinhua

Jerusalem Post Israel News Israeli war jets strike on southern Gaza, no injuriesXinhuaGAZA, May 5 (Xinhua) — Israeli war jets struck on Thursday afternoon with three missiles an area east of Rafah town in southern Gaza Strip; no injuries reported, according to security officials and paramedics. The sources and eyewitnesses said the …Israeli Forces, Hamas… Continue reading…

Turkish PM Davutoglu bows out as Erdogan aims at stronger presidency – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Turkish PM Davutoglu bows out as Erdogan aims at stronger presidencyChannel News AsiaAhmet Davutoglu announced on Thursday that he was stepping down as leader of Turkey’s ruling AK Party and therefore as prime minister, bowing to President Tayyip Erdogan’s drive to create a powerful executive presidency. Posted 05 May 2016 18:00 …Turkey’s prime… Continue reading…

Anguished Republicans wrestle with whether to support Trump for White House – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Anguished Republicans wrestle with whether to support Trump for White HouseChannel News AsiaRepublican lawmakers, operatives and donors grappled with whether to support Donald Trump, who effectively clinched his party’s presidential nomination this week after his two remaining rivals, Ted Cruz and John Kasich, dropped out of the White House …Anti-Trumps have the ‘why’… Continue reading…

Brexit would make UK 'less attractive' for Japanese companies: Abe – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Brexit would make UK ‘less attractive’ for Japanese companies: AbeChannel News AsiaJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday warned Britain would be “less attractive” for Japanese investment if it left the European Union in a membership referendum in June. Posted 05 May 2016 21:29; Updated 05 May 2016 21:32. VIDEOS …Japan’s Abe says… Continue reading…

Adenan: Chinese must choose – be in government or in angry isolation – Malaysiakini (subscription)

Adenan: Chinese must choose – be in government or in angry isolationMalaysiakini (subscription)S’WAK POLLS Sarawak Chief Minister Adenan Satem today said the Chinese community has a choice to make when they cast their votes on May 7 – whether they want to be in the government or in angry isolation. “I don’t cherish having no… Continue reading…