US targets millions in sweeping deportation plan – Channel NewsAsia

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Channel NewsAsia US targets millions in sweeping deportation planChannel NewsAsiaThe Trump administration issued tough new orders on Tuesday (Feb 21) for a sweeping crackdown on illegal immigrants, putting nearly all of the country’s 11 million undocumented foreigners in its cross-hairs. Posted 22 Feb 2017 07:29; Updated 22 Feb …Four out of five Americans oppose sanctuary cities […]

Keen singer to police cell – Vietnamese suspect in Kim murder – TODAYonline

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Hindustan Times Keen singer to police cell – Vietnamese suspect in Kim murderTODAYonlineThe Vietnamese woman suspected of helping to kill the North Korean leader’s half-brother was a keen singer whose Facebook pages featured pouting portraits and pictures of parties. Four days before Kim Jong Nam was killed at a Malaysian airport, she …Malaysia names North Korean […]

China nearly finished building South China Sea structures to house missiles, officials say – Fox News

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News18 China nearly finished building South China Sea structures to house missiles, officials sayFox NewsIn a move likely to stoke tensions in the region, China has built new structures to potentially house surface-to-air missiles on three of its artificial islands in the South China Sea, but so far no missiles have been sent there, two […]

Airbus seeks new talks with European nations over A400M costs – THE BUSINESS TIMES

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THE BUSINESS TIMES Airbus seeks new talks with European nations over A400M costsTHE BUSINESS TIMESAirbus called for new talks with European governments to ease “heavy penalties” for delays to its A400M military aircraft, after taking a fresh 1.2 billion euro (S$1.802 billion) charge for Europe’s largest defence project. PHOTO: REUTERS. [PARIS …Airbus seeks new European […]

STI closed highest in more than 18 months

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SINGAPORE – South-east Asian markets ended higher on Wednesday (Feb 22), tracking Asian shares that rose taking cues from upbeat factory activity in Europe and solid earnings overnight on Wall Street. Strong results by Wal-Mart and Home Depot drove U.S…. Powered by WPeMatico

Former HK leader Donald Tsang jailed 20 months for misconduct in public office: Other cases that made headlines – The Straits Times

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The Straits Times Former HK leader Donald Tsang jailed 20 months for misconduct in public office: Other cases that made headlinesThe Straits TimesFormer Hong Kong Chief Executive Donald Tsang and his wife Selina arriving at the High Court in Hong Kong on Feb 20, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS. Published. 5 hours ago. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email […]

The government just put out the blueprint for President Trump's immigration crackdown – Vox

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Vox The government just put out the blueprint for President Trump’s immigration crackdownVoxThe Department of Homeland Security is officially putting the sweeping executive orders that President Donald Trump signed his first week in office into practice — giving the federal government nearly free rein to arrest, detain, and deport …DHS secretary orders immigration agent hiring […]

Verizon agrees to US$350m price cut for Yahoo – THE BUSINESS TIMES

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THE BUSINESS TIMES Verizon agrees to US$350m price cut for YahooTHE BUSINESS TIMESVerizon Communications Inc will acquire Yahoo! Inc’s Internet properties at a US$350 million discount after revelations of security breaches at the web company. PHOTO: BLOOMBERG. [NEW YORK] Verizon Communications Inc will acquire Yahoo!Verizon, Yahoo agree to lowered $4.48 billion dealTODAYonlineYahoo Amends Verizon DealU.S. […]