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Singaporeans question need for foreigners as election looms

Many Singaporeans are not sure whether the rich island state still needs so many foreigners taking better-paid role as the pandemic deals a blow to economy.

July 07, 2020

Displaced Yazidis head back to Sinjar as virus lockdown bites

Hundreds of Yazidi families driven from their hometown of Sinjar years ago are now returning as the impact of coronavirus lockdown measures makes their lives in exile even harder.

July 07, 2020

Asian regions meeting contagion challenge

Pandemic puts leaders, health systems to the test.

July 07, 2020

Explainer: Why one party dominates Singapore politics

Singaporeans are expected to return the People’s Action Party to power in a July 10 general election, extending its unbroken rule since the Southeast Asian island’s independence in 1965.

July 06, 2020