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TODAY TODAYONLINE.COM WE SET YOU THINKING /A-diaCorp MONDAY, 5 NOVEMBER 2012 MICA (P) 093/06/2012

Govt incentives not a ‘prize’ for having children [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Govt incentives not a ‘prize’ for having children Marriage and parenthood packages in tended to ease burden of couples: Grace Fu POPULATION NG JING YNG jingyng@mediacorp.com.sg SINGAPORE The Government can offer couples help to mitigate the costs of having children, but these incentives should not be seen as a “prize”

HDB has to ‘keep up with aspirations of Singaporeans’ [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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HDB has to ‘keep up with aspirations of Singaporeans’ SINGAPORE While the transformation and changes have been “remarkable”, the country’s public housing has to keep pace with the rising aspirations of Singaporeans. This, former Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew says, will ensure that Singapore’s older estates and flats do not

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One more day to go for Obama, Romney [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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One more day to go for Obama, Romney Locked in a dead heat, candidates focus on swing states ahead of tomorrow’s polls US PRESIDENTIAL RACE AP WASHINGTON United States President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney crisscrossed the country to key battleground states to make their final arguments that

Dying at home is expensive [ARTICLE]

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Dying at home is expensive Costand ‘tough work’for caregivers put off patients who may choose to do this HEALTHCARE TAN WEIZHEN weizhen@mediacorp.com.sg SING A PORE Mr Lim, 42, and his brother have the shared burden of looking after a sister who has been struck by ovarian cancer, as well as

Communist Party formally expels Bo Xilai [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Communist Party formally expels Bo Xilai CHINA POLITICS REUTERS B E I J I N G Chinese leaders ended a key closed-door conclave yesterday with a decision to formally expel disgraced politician Bo Xilai from the Communist Party, in a meeting which also promoted two senior military men and approved

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Predicting the next shock [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Predicting the next shock POSSIBLE JOLTS TO THE GLOBAL ECONOMY GARY SHILLING Gary Shilling is President of consultancy A Gary Shilling Co, and the author of The Age of Deleveraging: Investment Strategies for a Decade of Slow Growth and Deflation. BLOOMBERG The growing gulf between the behaviour of investors enamoured

For Asia and Europe, Russia provides the link [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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For Asia and Europe, Russia provides the link ASIA-EUROPE MEETING DMITRY MEDVEDEV Dmitry Medvedev is the Prime Minister of Russia. This week, many heads of state and government will take part in the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Vientiane, Laos. This forum is unique. Established in 1996, it brings together countries

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Engage stakeholders instead of turning to law [ARTICLE]

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Engage stakeholders instead of turning to law FROM DIERDRE GRACE MORGAN I refer to the recent letters by Ms Yolanda Chin (“Inconsistent parking enforcement”, Oct 31) and Mr Seah Kian Peng (“Give and take, not ‘principled’ approach”, Nov 2) on what appears to be inconsistent enforcement of parking rules. One

The need for a principled approach [ARTICLE]

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The need for a principled approach FROM JONATHAN EE WENYANG I refer to Member of Parliament (Marine Parade GRC) Seah Kian Peng’s letter “Give and take, not ‘principled’ approach” (Nov 2). While I can understand Mr Seah’s desire to build a more neighbourly and compromising society, I disagree that we

Beyond the classroom, look outdoors [ARTICLE]

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Beyond the classroom, look outdoors FROM HO KONG LOON The school playground is central to the development and nurturing of numerous positive character traits, which twin that of academic focus in the classrooms. Many parents frown on outdoor activities because of the humid weather and a fear of injuries to

A 1% Bring Your Own Bag rebate, instead of 10 cents? [ARTICLE]

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A 1% Bring Your Own Bag rebate, instead of 10 cents? FROM LAREMY LEE I refer to the letter “Scheme saves 5 to 6 million plastic bags a year” (Oct 31). As an ardent supporter of the Bring Your Own Bag (BYOB) programme, I want to applaud NTUC FairPrice for

Not just a matter of having more bins [ARTICLE]

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Not just a matter of having more bins FROM STEVEN LEE THIEN POH I refer to the letter by Mr Albert Kong (“Let’s keep the city clean together”, Oct 31). He asked that more bins be provided and suggested five ways to clear the rubbish. Unfortunately, none of them focus

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A trip to Hungary for PhotoMarathon winners [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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A trip to Hungary for PhotoMarathon winners More than 2,400 people took part in the 10th edition of the Canon PhotoMarathon on Saturday, an increase of over 15 per cent from last year. Participants were required to create images according to various themes, and Mr Koh Zhi Kai and Mr

More ex-offenders given financial support [ARTICLE]

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More ex-offenders given financial support Transport, meal allowance for 87 newly employed ex-inmates until their first pay cheque REINTEGRATION INTO SOCIETY ASHLEY CHIA Ashley@mediacorp.com.sg SINGAPORE More concerted help has been extended to ex-offenders as part of an effort to support their reintegration into society. The Singapore Af-ter-Care Association (SACA), a

Ministry aims to instil sports culture [ARTICLE]

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Ministry aims to instil sports culture OLIVIA SIONG SINGAPORE Making sports a “national language” of Singapore will be one of the goals of the new Ministry for Culture, Community and Youth, Acting Minister Lawrence Wong said yesterday. This means instilling a culture of sports, getting even more people to participate

Effects of low growth, ageing population not fully grasped: Shanmugam [ARTICLE]

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Effects of low growth, ageing population not fully grasped: Shanmugam MONICA KOTWANI monicak@mediacorp.com.sg SINGAPORE Many Singaporeans have not grasped the implications of low economic growth in light of an uncertain economy, or even the effects of an ageing population, Law and Foreign Affairs Minister K Shanmugam said. Speaking at an

SDP launches policy paper on housing [ARTICLE]

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SDP launches policy paper on housing SUMITA SREEDHARAN SINGAPORE As housing continues to be a talking point, the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) yesterday weighed in with a new policy paper. Entitled “Housing a nation Holistic policies for affordable homes”, the paper argued for a Non-Open Market Scheme, in which Housing

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A life driven by music Musician Rahel Senn was a restless child prodigy until she found ‘calm in the piano’; she is now touring the world CLASSICAL MUSIC ADIBAH MUSTAFA adibahm@mediacorp.com.sg ADDITIONAL REPORTING GAYATHIRICHANDRAMOHAN SINGAPORE At age nine, Rahel Senn was restless and easily annoyed. She was forced to pick

‘Wedding busters’ rescue child brides in Bangladesh [ARTICLE]

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‘Wedding busters’ rescue child brides in Bangladesh THE GUARDIAN NILPHAMARI (BANGL ADESH) When the matchmaker turned up at her house, 13-year-old Rehana Begum knew something was wrong. Her worst fears were confirmed: Her parents were planning to marry her off. Rehana, a secondary school student in a deeply conservative northern

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Xi’s close army ties could test US [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Xi’s close army ties could test US China ’s incoming leader will assume power at a time when relations with US are adrift CHINA POLITICS THE NEW YORK TIMES B E IJ ING On one of his many visits abroad in recent years, Mr Xi Jinping, the presumptive new leader

Congress party holds massive rally [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Congress party holds massive rally AGENCIES NEW DELHI India’s embattled Congress party, led by Mrs Sonia Gandhi, sought to drum up support for the contentious opening up of the country’s vast retail sector to big foreign chains at a mass rally yesterday, saying supermarkets would help farmers and consumers battling

Beijing blizzard [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Beijing blizzard A fallen tree lying in front of a parked car after it collapsed from the weight of snow which had accumulated on its branches in Beijing yesterday. Beijing authorities released a citywide orange alert and regional red alert concerning blizzards early yesterday morning as a cold spell swept

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US Air Force struggles with ageing fleet [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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US Air Force struggles with ageing fleet DEFENCE AP TOKYO For decades, the United States Air Force has grown accustomed to superlatives such as “unrivalled” and “unbeatable”. These days, some of its key combat aircraft are being described with terms like “geriatric” or “decrepit”. The ageing of the US Air

Cold hits superstorm victims ahead of US polls [ARTICLE]

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Cold hits superstorm victims ahead of US polls REUTERS NE W YORK Victims of superstorm Sandy on the United States’ east coast struggled against the cold yesterday amid fuel shortages and power outages, two days ahead of an election that polls suggest is a dead heat between President Barack Obama

Greater security cooperation between Australia, Philippines [ARTICLE]

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Greater security cooperation between Australia, Philippines Australian, Filipino troops to hold combat exercises in the Philippines under new pact DEFENCE AGENCIES MANILA Australia and the Philippines will discuss greater security cooperation and visits by Australian forces for exercises with Filipino troops under a newly approved pact, Defence Secretary Voltaire Gazmin

Report: Iran sets up base near disputed islands [ARTICLE]

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Report: Iran sets up base near disputed islands AP TEHRAN Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guards inaugurated a new naval base yesterday to reinforce Tehran’s authority over three Persian Gulf islands also claimed by the neighbouring United Arab Emirates, Iranian state TV reported. The base near the Iranian mainland’s southern port of

Prince Charles, wife in Papua New Guinea [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Prince Charles, wife in Papua New Guinea Britain’s Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, were driven around the Sir John Guise Stadium during a cultural display of traditional village dancers in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, yesterday. The royal couple are there for

‘Many drowned’ in attempt to flee sectarian violence in Myanmar [ARTICLE]

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‘Many drowned’ in attempt to flee sectarian violence in Myanmar AGENCIES YANGON First, one body appeared floating in the waters of the Bay of Bengal, then another, and another, until those on board the little fishing boat that had gone to their rescue began to lose count. Those bobbing lifeless

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DISCLAIMER [ARTICLE]

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DISCLAIMER Readers should seek independent financial advice before making any investment decision. TODAY cannot be held liable for any consequence arising from the use of this information.

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Record high volume growth in derivatives, commodities, says SGX [ARTICLE]

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Record high volume growth in derivatives, commodities, says SGX SINGAPORE Volume growth in derivatives and commodities trading and clearing hit a record high last month, but the securities market activity declined, said the Singapore Exchange (SGX). According to its monthly report, the turnover for securities fell 6 per cent year-on-year

G-20 sees ‘fragile’ global recovery [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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G-20 sees ‘fragile’ global recovery Australian Treasurer urges leaders to ‘get on with necessary reforms, budget cuts ECONOMY BLOOMBERG SYDNEY Australian Treasurer Wayne Swan said most of his Group of 20 (G-20) counterparts see the global recovery as “fragile” and urged Europe to press on with closer financial integration and

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How to best govern innovation? [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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How to best govern innovation? PROS AND CONS COMMENTARY BY JEAN-PHILIPPE DESCHAMPS Jean-Philippe Deschamps is Emeritus Professor of Technology and Innovation Management at IMD business school. Managing innovation effectively involves mastering a number of processes from idea generation to project management and commercialisation across functions, disciplines or even companies. It

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Making Bring Your Own Device work for you [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Making Bring Your Own Device work for you WORKPLACE EFFICIENCY COMMENTARY BY DINESH MALKANI Dinesh Malkani is Managing Director, Collaboration Sales, Asia Pacific and Japan, Cisco. The phenomenon of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) has definitely become a top-of-mind issue for Chief Information Officers (CIO) and end-users alike. No discussion

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SHOOTING CHIEF SETS RECORD STRAIGHT [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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SHOOTING CHIEF SETS RECORD STRAIGHT Wee reveals SAFRA, SAFSA heads were offered presidency, key posts but declined SSA ELECTION SAGA IAN DE COTTA ian@mediacorp.com.sg SINGAPORE The President of the Singapore Shooting As- sociation (SSA), Laurence Wee, said SAFRA and SAFSA were not expelled from the national sports association two weeks

LALIGA STAR BREEZES INTO JB [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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LALIGA STAR BREEZES INTO JB Spanish striker Guiza could sign for Fandi’s Johor MALAYSIAN SUPER LEAGUE DAN GUEN CHIN danguenchin@mediacorp.com.sg JOHOR BAHRU Daniel Guiza sees it as a challenge he had to take on never mind the rewards or whatever obstacles that lie ahead. The Malaysian Super League (MSL) is

CHOO GETS BARCLAYS SINGAPORE OPEN INVITE [ARTICLE]

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CHOO GETS BARCLAYS SINGAPORE OPEN INVITE PHILIP GOH SINGAPORE He was getting ready to compete for a place at the 2012 Barclays Singapore Open but, in a surprise turn, Choo Tze Huang has been handed a free pass into the US$6 million (S$7.3 million) tournament which starts on Thursday. The

Champions, again [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Champions, again Daveta have emerged Ablitt Cup champions for the second time. The Fijian side overturned a 10-7 halftime deficit at the Padang yesterday to beat Rugby Ecosse of Scotland 26-17 to win the main event at the 65th Singapore Cricket Club International Rugby Sevens (SCC7s) tournament. With two tries

SCORES [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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SCORES Singapore Sevens Final Japan 14 Hong Kong 12 3rd placing Philippines 22 South Korea 19 (Japan, Hong Kong and Philippines qualify for 2013 RWC7s) 7th placing Malaysia 40 Singapore 12 SCC International Sevens Ablitt Cup final Daveta (Fij) 26-17 Rugby Ecosse (Sco) Semi-finals Daveta 24-12 Randwick (Aus); Rugby Ecosse

SECOND WGC CROWN FOR POULTER [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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SECOND WGC CROWN FOR POULTER Englishman overturns 4-shot deficit to win HSBC champions GOLF REUTERS SHENZHEN (CHINA) Ian Poulter carded a final round of 65 to seal a twoshot victory in the WGC-HSBC Champions at Missions Hills yesterday, becoming the first Englishman to win two World Golf Championships events. Poulter

KIMI BACK ON WINNER’S PODIUM [ARTICLE]

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KIMI BACK ON WINNER’S PODIUM REUTERS ABU DHABI Kimi Raikkonen won an Abu Dhabi Grand Prix thriller for Lotus yesterday while Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel defended his Formula 1 championship lead by fighting through the field from last place to take third place. Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso finished runner-up, just 0.8

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THE BOYS ARE IN TOWN [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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THE BOYS ARE IN TOWN JERSEY BOYS IS A TALE OF INTRIGUE, BETRAYAL AN D LOVE TH ATTODAY’S AUDIENCES CAN RELATETO PETER YEO IN NEW YORK CITY peteryeo@mediacorp.com.sg Ever so often, a story falls onto the lap of a writer that practically writes itself. And such a tale presented itself

New York’s art district face months of repair [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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New York’s art district face months of repair REUTERS NEW YORK Hurricane Sandy left its ugly mark on the walls of New York’s art district, as gallery owners sifted through the debris on Friday and assessed damage to valuable works of art. Streets in the Chelsea district on the west

STATE OF THE ARTS [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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STATE OF THE ARTS MAYO MARTIN SINGAPORE Last Thursday marked the first day on the job for Acting Minister of Culture, Community And Youth Lawrence Wong, who immediately dug in and watched The Necessary Stage’s play October that same night. This year’s Archifest wrapped up, while the Singapore Writers Festival

ARTS GUIDE [ARTICLE]

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ARTS GUIDE 5.1 DECIMAL POINTS Cake Theatrical Produc- tions’ latest in their experimental series is a wordless movement-based performance that incorporates radio frequency motion sensors, neo-futuristic costumes and live vocal experimentation. Conceived and directed by Rizman Putra. Nov 9 and 10, 8pm, The Substation Theatre. Tickets at S$20 from the

Downton Abbey star heckled at West End [ARTICLE]

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Downton Abbey star heckled at West End THE DAILY TELEGRAPH LON DON Laura Carmichael (Lady Edith in Downton Abbey) made her stage appearance in a new production of Anton Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya at the Vaudeville Theatre in London. But as the 25-year-old delivered her lines on opening night, one audience

Coming together nicely [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Coming together nicely From story to song, Stephen Sondheim’s musical ties the knot THEATRE REVIEW: COMPANY MAYO MARTIN mayo@mediacorp.com.sg Company runs from Nov 1 to 11, 8pm (3pm weekend matinees). Drama Centre Theatre. Tickets at S$37 to S$97fromSistic. SINGAPORE It’s your 35th birthday and you’re still single. It doesn’t sound

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Winning ways [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Winning ways Chinese pop stars shine at awards show 12TH GLOBAL CHINESE MUSIC AWARDS SINGAPORE Three seemed to be the lucky number for most of the winners at the 12th Global Chinese Music Awards, held on Friday night at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. Hong Kong artistes Joey Yung, Eason Chan

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BEST OF THE ROCKING 60S II [ARTICLE]

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BEST OF THE ROCKING 60S II Bop along to the infectious tunes of yesterday as Jerry The Neu Faces celebrate 40 years. You’ll be treated to songs by Bi l l H a ley T he C omet s R itc h ie Valens, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis and

MY GENERATION, MY SONGS [ARTICLE]

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MY GENERATION, MY SONGS From one retro concert to another, this time in Mandarin as this special concert brings you down memory’s lane. Artistes like Dick Lee, Maggie Teng and Roy Li will be crooning their hits to keep audience enraptured. Nov 10, 7pm, The Star Theatre, 1 Vista Exchange

FUNG MING CHIP: TO BE AND NOT TO BE [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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FUNG MING CHIP: TO BE AND NOT TO BE Hong Kong-based Fung Ming Chip is an artist, photographer, playwright, sculp- tor and poet, who has had work commissioned by brands like Hermes, and featured in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Catch a selection of his works as well as Fung’s

On the Shelf [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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On the Shelf An e-book review from ilovebooks.com BROUGHT TO YOU BY: ilovebooks.com In one of the year’s most hyped novels, The Age of Miracles, Karen Thompson Walker imagines a world where the earth’s rotation has slowed, causing the days to lengthen: At the beginning, each day measures 25 hours

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WORLD LEADERSHIP: THE NEXT PHASE Two Days of Intensive Coverage ‘‘Live-’ coverage, In-Depth Analysis, Special Reports m. Thu 8 th Nov 2012 CHINESE COMMUNIST PARTY CONGRESS A=diaCorp A Channel NewsAsia

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CELEBRATING SINGAPORE BOOKS AND TALENTS ilovebooks Singapore Writers Festival Attend book launches. Meet celebrity authors. Rub shoulders with MediaCorp radio DJs. RSVP at www.ilovebooks.com and receive free goodies!* Registration ends 9 November 2012. Limited places only! ‘Limited to one goodie bag per registrant, on a first-come-first-served basis. Goodie bag is

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BEST SELLERS FICTION THIS LAST The New York Times E-Book List TITLE AUTHOR WEEK WEEK 1 The Bone Bed Patricia Cornwell 2 The Panther Nelson DeMille 3 The Twelve Justin Cronin 4 1 Reflected In You Sylvia Day 5 3 Gone Girl Gillian Flynn 6 9 NYPD Red James Patterson

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CHANNEL tellchannel5@mediacorp.com.sg 6.00AM Films Stars Asia 6.30 AM Live! 9.00 The Ellen DeGeneres Show X (HD5) 10.00 The Dr Oz Show II 11.00 America’s Funniest Home Videos XXI 11.30 Great Ideas From JML 12.30PM Films Stars Asia 1.00 India: A Love Story 2.00 The Day It Rained On Our Parade

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CHANNEL tellchannel8@mediacorp.com.sg 6.00AM Silver Servers 6.30 New Dragon’s Inn (Ep 1) 7.00 Tuesday Report 7.30 Good Morning Singapore 10.30 The Unforgettable Memory 12.30PM My Star Guide VII 1.00 News 8 At One 1.30 Focus 2.00 The Story Of Nao Nao 2.30 The God of Medicine 3.30 The Four Brothers of

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CHANNEL tellchannelu@mediacorp.com.sg 11.00AM Home Shopping 3.00PM Money Week 3.30 P.R.D. Walker 4.00 The Stories In China 5.00 Last One Standing (PG) 6.00 Moonlight Resonance 7.00 Jumong (PG) 8.00 VS Arashi (Last Episode) 9.00 The King Of Adventure (Last Episode) 10.00 Bread, Love and Dreams (PG) 11.00 News Tonight 11.30 VS

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