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    Unemployment rises among Singapore citizens, residents in Q2

    Retrenchments continued to rise, with about 5,500 workers laid off during the quarter, up from 4,710 in the first quarter and 3,250 a year ago.
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    China allows citizens to film police amid brutality fears

    The decision comes after rising national outrage and fears of police brutality in China, sparked two months ago by the death of a Beijing resident ...
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    Singapore's MFA advises against travel to Turkey

    Singaporeans who are in Turkey should stay indoors, monitor the news closely and e-register with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs it says.
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    Indonesia confirms kidnapping of 3 Indonesian fishermen off Sabah

    “Serious efforts have to be made immediately by the Philippine and Malaysian governments, and the Indonesian government is ready to cooperate to ...
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    Dallas shooting suspect identified as 25-year-old Micah Johnson: US media

    Johnson lived in the Dallas suburb of Mesquite, CBS News and NBC News reported. He was killed in a tense showdown with police after the shootings, ...
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    UAE tells citizens to avoid national dress while abroad after man held in US

    UAE media reported that the Emirati man was detained in Avon, Ohio, last week after a female clerk at a local hotel called 911 to report what she ...
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    Istanbul airport bombers 'planned hostage-taking'

    The three suicide attackers who struck Istanbul's main international airport this week are believed to have been planning to take dozens of people ...
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    Germany's Merkel says hopes Britain remains in EU

    "Of course I want Britain to stay in the EU but the decision is with British citizens," she told reporters after talks with Polish Prime Minister ...
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    1.54m Singaporeans to get GST vouchers, Medisave top-ups this year

    Letters will be sent out by Jul 1 informing citizens of their 2016 GST Voucher and other Budget benefits, the Ministry of Finance says.