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  • Zika virus: Singapore confirms 56 cases

    edition.cnn.com 29 Aug '16, 9am

    The majority of the 41 reported cases are foreign construction workers. On Monday, the MOH finished testing all of the workers on the construction site who had shown symptoms of fever and rash. Workers staying in dormitories found in areas of concern were also screened. There is no va...

  • World's most breathtaking greenhouses

    edition.cnn.com 23 Aug '16, 1pm

    Davies Alpine House, Royal Botanic Gardens - Kew, United Kingdom – Kew Gardens houses one of the most important iron and glass structures in the world. Designed by Decimus Burton and engineered by Richard Turner, it was built between 1844 and 1848 to accommodate the exotic palms being...

  • S R Nathan: Former Singapore President dead at 92

    edition.cnn.com 22 Aug '16, 3pm

    (CNN) Former Singaporean President S R Nathan died Monday at the age of 92, according to a statement from the country's Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong. Nathan suffered a stroke three weeks ago, according to Loong. Nathan, who held office from 1999 to 2011, was the longest-serving Pre...

  • Joseph Schooling: The Singapore swimming starlet who beat idol Michael Phelps

    edition.cnn.com 13 Aug '16, 4am

    Singapore's prime minister Lee Hsien Loong has congratulated the swimmer on his Facebook page. "It is an incredible feat, to compete among the world's best, stay focused, and emerge victorious. Congrats once again to Joseph, you made us very proud today," said Lee. "To all of Team Sin...

  • Michael Phelps beaten by Joseph Schooling at Rio 2016

    edition.cnn.com 13 Aug '16, 2am

    The 21-year-old Schooling punched the water upon realizing he had foiled three of the biggest names in world swimming. Phelps will now have to wait to see if he can add to his 23 gold medals when he is expected to take part in Saturday's men's 4x100m freestyle medley. READ: The other ...

  • Monica Puig wins Puerto Rico's first Olympic gold

    edition.cnn.com 14 Aug '16, 1am

    Now, Puerto Rico has its first Olympic gold medal after tennis player Monica Puig defeated world No. 2 Angelique Kerber of Germany in the women's singles final.

  • Michelin Guide lands in Singapore, at last

    edition.cnn.com 22 Jul '16, 1am

    "While we have many top caliber chefs in Singapore who are cooking at a very high level, we should not ignore our pool of local talents who have strived tirelessly to elevate our local cuisine to the next level," says one newly minted Michelin-starred chef who spoke on condition of an...

  • Indonesian arrests: 6 accused in rocket attack plot on Singapore

    edition.cnn.com 05 Aug '16, 4pm

    They were ordered to attack Singapore by Bahrun Naim, an Indonesian now believed to be in Syria, Amar said. He added police believe Naim is sending money from Syria to Katibah Gigih Rahmat to finance radicalism and terror activities in Indonesia. Katibah Gigih Rahmat's suspected leade...