Six-month old infants spoken to in two languages show better learning and memory than infants exposed to one language, according to a study conducted by A*STAR, SICS, KKH and NUH.
Chinese authorities have demanded Britain drop an inquiry into the progress of democratic reforms in Hong Kong, accusing it of "highly inappropriate" interference in its affairs, the BBC reported on Monday (Sep 1).
Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Tuesday (Sep 2) said "extreme force" was justified in battling Islamic State militants as he played down reports that an Australian plane delivering humanitarian aid in Iraq came under fire.
The public can offer their views and feedback on the two sets of guidelines for home care services and centre-based care services for seniors between Sep 2 and Oct 2 this year, says the Ministry of Health.
Of those who said they were cyberbullied, the majority cited appearance and academic achievements as the reasons for being targeted, according to McAfee.
US military forces carried out an operation against Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab militants in Somalia on Monday (Sep 1), Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby said.
Manchester United have completed the shock signing of Colombia striker Radamel Falcao from Monaco on a season-long loan, the Premier League giants announced in the early hours of Tuesday morning (Sep 2).
South Korea's inflation rate slowed to 1.4 per cent in August, helped by stable prices of farming goods, government data showed on Tuesday (Sep 2).
Mr Lee is expected to address wide-ranging questions from the public, including topics such as jobs, retirement savings, education and public housing.
Arsenal have announced the signing of England international striker Danny Welbeck from Premier League rivals Manchester United on a long-term deal.